Tryouts: U8 – U10 Girls & Boys

Birth Years 2013-2014

 

U9 RCL Tryouts – May 20th & 21st

U8 & U9 Junior Academy ‘Try Us Out’ – May 21st

 

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PacNW places a high level of importance on the technical development of young players. Skills development at these ages is critical to future success, and consequently our priority in the junior program is specific skills development of each player that attends.

Information Night

What to learn more about this program? Join our free Information Night on May 6th at 7:00 pm, open to all players and families. Please click the link below in order to submit the email you’d like to receive the Zoom link at.

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What is “Try (Us) Out” for U8 & U9 Junior Academy?

What is the difference between U8/U9 Junior Academy and U9 RCL?

How can I register my child for the U8/U9 Try Us Out event or for U9 RCL tryouts?

Tryout fields & times, and programs available in each age group are detailed below.  Questions about U8 and U9 registration?  Contact .

Tryout Fields, Times & TCB Information

Times and Fields subject to change.  Please check back regularly for any updates/changes.

Junior Academy and U9 RCL Tryout Dates, Times and Locations

Age GroupDatesTryout Time/Location
U9 RCL Boys 2013 (U9)Thurs May 20th -
Fri May 21st
4:45-6:15 pm - Field 6
U9 RCL Girls 2013 (U9)Thurs May 20th -
Fri May 21st
6:30-8:00 pm - Field 6
Junior Academy Boys 2013 (U9)Fri May 21st5:00-6:30 pm - Field 7
Junior Academy Girls 2013 (U9)Fri May 21st5:00-6:30 pm - Field 7
Junior Academy Boys 2014 (U8)Fri May 21st5:00-6:30 pm - Field 7
Junior Academy Girls 2014 (U8)Fri May 21st5:00-6:30 pm - Field 7

U9 RCL Tryout Results

Tryout Results

PacNW will publish tryout results of players who make a team, using their numbered pinnie. The final decision will be made by the respective Coach with input from technical evaluators. A mandatory parent/player/coach team meeting called Taking Care of Business (TCB) happens shortly after tryouts.

Tryout Results

Boys and Girls

YearTeamPinney Numbers
Girls 2013 (U9)Girls U9 RCL Player Pool
Boys 2013 (U9)Boys U9 RCL Player Pool

U8 Programs (Birth Year 2014)

U8 JUNIOR ACADEMY
SUMMER CAMP
U8 JUNIOR ACADEMY
SUMMER/FALL PROGRAM
U8 JUNIOR ACADEMY
YEAR ROUND PROGRAM

Registration coming soon

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Registration coming soon

Registration Deadline: TBD
No Placement Dates
Try us out: May 21stTry us out: May 21st
Start Date: June 23rd
End Date: July 25th
Start Date: May 21st
End Date: Nov 21st
Start Date: May 21st
End Date: April TBD
5 weeks of training
2x per week (no training July 5th)
1 jamboree event if permitted per current phase guidelines
PacNW coaching staff
2x per week
Fall Season Games
Technical training
PacNW coaching staff
2x per week
Fall/Spring Season Games
Technical training
PacNW coaching staff
May include 3 jamboree events and Fall Festival Jamboree if current phase guidelines permit.
No additional charge for jamborees.
May include 3 jamboree events and Fall Festival Jamboree if current phase guidelines permit.
No additional charge for jamborees.
Fall Season: Sept - Nov (approx. 9 games)Fall Season: Sept - Nov (approx. 9 games)
Winter Break 11/22 - 1/18
Spring Season: Jan - April (approx. 7 games)
Please note, to complete registration you will need a headshot photo of your child as well as a birth certificate.Please note, to complete registration you will need a headshot photo of your child as well as a birth certificate.Please note, to complete registration you will need a headshot photo of your child as well as a birth certificate.
Cost $149
(Registration fee waived for
Summer Program only)
Includes two PacNW cotton t-shirts
Cost $900
(Includes $150 registration)
Additional Cost - $165 uniform
(one-time purchase to be
used for any part of the season)
Cost $1300
(Includes $175 registration)
Additional Cost - $165 uniform
(one-time purchase to be
used for any part of the season)

U9 Programs (Birth Year 2013)

U9 JUNIOR ACADEMY
SUMMER CAMP
U9 JUNIOR ACADEMY
SUMMER/ FALL PROGRAM
U9 JUNIOR ACADEMY
YEAR ROUND PROGRAM
U9 RCL YEAR ROUND PROGRAM

Registration coming soon

Registration coming soon

Registration coming soon

Registration coming soon

Registration Deadline: TBD
No Placement Dates
Try us out: May 21stTry us out: May 21stTryout Dates: May 20th & 21st
5 weeks of training
Start Date: June 23rd
End Date: July 25th
Start Date: May 21st
End Date: Nov 21st
Start Date: May 21st
End Date: April TBD
Start Date: May 21st
End Date: April TBD
5 weeks of training
2x per week (No training July 5th)
Mon & Wed 5:15-6:30
PacNW coaching staff
2x per week
Mon & Wed 5:15-6:30
Fall Season Games
Technical training
PacNW coaching staff
2x per week
Mon & Wed 5:15-6:30
Fall/Spring Season Games
Technical training
PacNW coaching staff
2 x per week
Mon & Wed 5:00-6:30
Fall/Spring Season Games
Technical training
PacNW coaching staff
May include 1 jamboree event if current phase guidelines permit.
No additional charge for jamboree.
May include 3 jamboree events and Fall Festival Jamboree if current phase guidelines permit.
No additional charge for jamborees.
May include 3 jamboree events and Fall Festival Jamboree if current phase guidelines permit.
No additional charge for jamborees.
May include 3 jamboree events if if current phase guidelines permit.
No additional charge for jamborees.
May include one tournament event for additional fee (To cover the cost of tournament registration).
South Sound League
Fall Season: Sept - Nov (approx. 9 games)
South Sound League
Fall Season: Sept - Nov (approx. 9 games)
Winter Break 11/22 - 1/18
Spring Season Jan- April (approx. 7 games)
RCL League
Fall Season: Sept - Nov (approx. 9 games)
Winter Break TBD - follows U10 RCL schedule.
Spring Season Jan- April (approx. 7 games)
Please note, to complete registration you will need a headshot photo of your child as well as a birth certificate.Please note, to complete registration you will need a headshot photo of your child as well as a birth certificate.Please note, to complete registration you will need a headshot photo of your child as well as a birth certificate.Please note, to complete registration you will need a headshot photo of your child as well as a birth certificate.
Cost $149
(Registration fee waived for
Summer Program only)
Includes two PacNW cotton t-shirts
Cost $1015
(Includes $175 registration)
Additional Cost - $165 uniform
(one-time purchase to be
used for any part of the season)
Cost $1500
(Includes $240 registration)
Additional Cost - $165 uniform
(one-time purchase to be
used for any part of the season)
Cost $1700
(Includes $350 registration)
Additional Cost - $185 uniform
(one-time purchase to be
used for any part of the season)

Junior Program Informational Video

Goals

  • Increase technical competency and preparation in the following areas:
    • Dribbling and ball control.
    • Skill development – Fakes and Moves.
    • Development of positive game behaviors – Creative, attacking players.
  • Address and meet the needs and demands for professional training at U8 – U9.
    • Create a high performance culture for liked minded players.
    • Meet the changing demands of the soccer landscape in WA.
    • Provide players and parents with opportunities for professional coaching.
  • Provide player development opportunities that are not currently on offer by the association or surrounding organizations.
  • Provide a road map for the overall development of the player on and off the field.

Coaching Staff and Contact Information

Junior Academy Staff

Director: Ryan Dortch
Junior Academy Coordinator: Kari Maltos
Junior Academy Registrar: Serwaah Fordjour

Junior Academy Coaching Staff

U8 (2014): Michelle Carmel , Keith Flewelling , Kaitlyn Brantzeg and Jacquelyn Anderson

U9 (2013): Miguel Gonzalez , Serwaah Fordjour , Liz Spencer and Molly Merlino

 

Skills Videos

Skills Videos

PacNW offers many tutorial videos for players to practice essential skills. One series offers sequential videos that increase in difficulty, where players should challenge themselves to master each level before moving to the next. Other videos on PacNW’s Junior Academy Youtube page, offer tutorials on specific moves.

Regularly practicing these skills will help players improve fundamental skills. All players need is a ball and determination!