Alabama Soccer Association- Youth Academy Showcases
ASA is the fastest growing state association in the entire United States and we look to not only continue our goal of growing soccer, but also to retain current players and inspire them to be life-long participants.
ASA YOUTH ACADEMY MISSION: To promote holistic player development over team development through a child-centered environment during the most the key developmental window.
WHY: because when we increase player enjoyment player retention follows and we improve the quality of soccer player developing throughout the state
- Focus on the holistic development of each player
- Reduce the emphasis on players and coaches to earn results
HOW: ASA will host 1-2 showcase events each season with the goal of bringing together clubs from far away for games. These events allow teams to face different competition and our clubs to work together to raise the level of play within the state. NOTE: All clubs participating in the Youth Academy are required to send teams to the Showcases.
WHAT: ASA Academy Showcase
WHEN: Girls - October 13; Boys - October 14th, 2018
WHERE: Emory Folmar YMCA, Montgomery, AL
WHO: Open to all ASA Youth Academy Clubs and clubs with 9U - 11U players and teams!