The United States Soccer Federation has designated 78 clubs in the entire country with Development Academy status. This designation is a recognition of a clubs ability to develop soccer players who are capable of competing at the highest level in the United States. The K1 Youth Academy is the only instructional league in the Metro East that is staffed with coaches from a US Development Academy program. The Metro East K1 staff will instruct players in the development of technique, agility, and game skills. Each week players will participate in a one-hour session consisting of a 30-minute training session followed by a 26-minute game. Games will be played 5v5 + GK and consist of two 13-min halves.
2012 Spring Program Details
Boys and Girls, Ages 4-8
6 sessions: 30 minute training, 26 minute game (2x13 minute halves)
The Metro United Complex- 1046 McDonough Lake Rd. Collinsville
Every Sunday Night between 5:00-7:00: April 15th-May 20th
Registration Deadline: Monday, April 9th
Cost is $50- All Checks Payable to "SLSG Metro"
To register online please click HERE. If you are a coach who is interested in bring in your team, please contact us at K1YouthAcademy@gmail.com. We had over 140 players in our Summer and Fall Programs, so space will be limited…don’t miss your chance to be a part of the fasting growing Instructional League in the Metro East.
Our Staff and the Learning Environment They Create is What Sets Us Apart
We believe that young players deserve access to instruction from professionals possessing years of coaching experience in developing youth soccer players of all ages. Our staff consists of national licensed coaches who have coaching experience at the youth, high school, college and professional level. For players ages 4-8, there is absolutely no other program in the Metro East with such an extensive number of experienced coaches from which players can learn the world's most popular game.
The Metro East K1 Youth Academy Staff includes: