1. What is academy age?
U7 U8 U9 U10
2011 2010 2009 2008 (Birth Years)
2. Do I have to sign a contract?
NO WAY! Academy players do not sign contracts!
3. Are there monthly dues?
NO! We have a Pay-When-You-Play program. When the team enters a league or tournament the team registration fee is divided equally amongst the players that are participating. For example the team registration fee is $500, 10 players are attending; your player fee is $50.00. OR- The team acquires donations from sponsors or does fundraisers to cover player fees.
THERE ARE NO TRAINING FEES!
4. Where do the teams play?
It’s the team’s decision. The young teams (U7) usually begin playing indoor soccer locally; then move on to playing in regional sanctioned tournaments/leagues, such as Clovis, Hobbs, Amarillo, Abilene. Then around U9/U10 advance to events in Dallas, San Antonio, Albuquerque, etc while still playing indoor in Lubbock.
5. How often does the team practice?
Twice a week.
6. Can my player continue to play LSA?
YES, of course!
7. Can my player play other sports?
8. Can my player play on other teams?
9. Do academy teams play year round?
10. How do we get started?
Easy, just email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will put you in touch with the coach/ manager for that age group!