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Twin Cities Rush Soccer Club

COMPETITIVE PROGRAM OVERVIEW

 

The Twin Cities Rush Competitive Program offers year-round player development opportunities for the most enthusiastic, committed and talented soccer players, ages  U9-U19. The goal of the Competitive Program is to develop players to their highest level both on and off the field.

Twin Cities Rush prides itself on offering a level of play for every committed soccer player with a strong emphasize on work rate, desire to learn and personality. As such, every Competitive team, regardless of level, has a professional coach and support from age group coordinators.


YEAR-ROUND DEVELOPMENT MODEL*

Twin Cities Rush is committed to providing exceptional development for its players. In order to achieve this, the club offers year-round training and playing opportunities for any player who is committed to improving. It doesn't matter if you are on a top team or are just starting out; Players of all abilities will have access to high quality development opportunities throughout the year to help them reach their full potential.

*Now offering fall only options at U9-U10 - click on the program information for Academy for more information


ProgramAgeProgram Information 
    
NPL Teams
Ages U13-U19 Click for More Info
  EDT Teams
Ages U9-U19 Click for More Info
  Academy Teams
Ages U9-U19 Click for More Info

COMPETITIVE TRYOUTS 2021/22 INFORMATION

Below you will find a breakdown of the following information for your age group tryouts. 
  • Dates
  • Times
  • Parking Locations
  • Check in location 
  • Check in times
  • Tryout Locations / Process 
  • What to bring 
Please pay special attention to the dates and age groups as the older groups starting on 07/25 have a change of location. 

Tryouts for U9 - U11 ( Birth year 2014-2011)
  • Dates - 07/18 & 07/19  ( Both days are located at the NSC Sports Hall ) 
  • Times - Please review your tryout time here HERE
  • Parking Location - Please park in Lot J ( located across street from menards and next to the Sports Hall on Davenport Road.  See Map HERE 
  • Check In location - Player check in will take place inside the NSC Sports Hall ( Look for Blue Rush Flag for entrance to building) 
  • Check In times - Players can check in 30 mins before their scheduled tryout time and should be prepared to start warmups 10 mins before their scheduled tryout start time. For example, tryout start time 9am, check in 8:30 am - 8:50 am, 8:50 Field warmup starts. 
  • Tryout Location - Tryouts for both days will be held on the stadium field. Coaches will walk the players from the sports hall to the stadium and back to the sports hall from the stadium for parent pick up. 
  • Parent Pick up - Please park and come into the sports hall and wait on the middle field to pick up your player. A staff or Volunteer will walk the players back from the stadium
  • Player should bring the following - Water, cleats ,shin pads, should not bring a soccer ball 
Tryouts for U12 - U19 ( Birth year 2010 - 2003) 
  • Dates - 07/25 Located at the NSC Sports Hall 7/26 - 7/30 Located at the NSC Blue Building by fields 52 & 53   
  • Times - Please review your tryout time here HERE
  • Parking Location - On 07/25 Please park in Lot J ( located across street from menards and next to the Sports Hall on Davenport Road. See Map HERE )  For the remainder of Tryouts you may park in Lot G, H & M. 
  • Check In location - On 07/25 Player check in will take place inside the NSC Sports Hall, remaining dates check will take place at the Blue Building
  • Check In times - Players can check in 30 mins before their scheduled tryout time and should be prepared to start warmups 10 mins before their scheduled tryout start time. For example, tryout start time 9am, check in 8:30 am - 8:50 am, 8:50 Field warmup starts. 
  • Tryout Location - 07/25 Tryouts  will be held on the stadium field. Coaches will walk the players from the sports hall to the stadium and back to the sports hall from the stadium for parent pick up. For the remaining dates tryouts will take place on fields 52-59 
Tryout process- 
Tryouts will be run by Blaine staff including our directors and staff coaches. Current team coaches will not be providing scores for players at tryouts as they will have provided an evaluation from the soccer season. 

What will players be doing and evaluated while at tryouts? 
Players will be evaluated on attitude, effort, technical and tactical skills. We will have the players do technical skill work  but mainly the players will play small sided and full sided games while at tryouts.  

Our goal is to announce team placement via Team Genius by the following dates- 
  • U9-U11 - 07/23 
  • U12-U19 - 07/31

PROGRAM FEES AND PAYMENT SCHEDULE

COMPETITIVE PROGRAM FEES

All Competitive Fees are based on the team in which a player is placed. Twin Cities Rush has made an effort to create a soccer program of high value, focusing on a consistent level and frequency of practices, high quality tournaments and club based periodization of soccer events.

Differences in player fees by team are influenced by: Level of play, coach fees, number of winter training events, supplemental programs, and tournaments teams participate in.

PAYMENT SCHEDULE 2021-22

All Fees will be collected through the Twin Cities Rush registration software on the GotSport website

Payment plan is available as follows:

  • $300 due at time of registration (commitment fee)
  • Equal payment on October 15th
  • Equal payment on November 15th
  • Equal payment on December 15th
  • Equal payment on January 15th
  • Equal payment on February 15th
  • Equal payment on March 15th
  • Equal payment on April 15th
  • Final payment on May 15th

ALL FEES MUST BE PAID IN FULL BY May 15TH - A $200 late fee will be applied after May 15th for any outstanding balance.

NO REFUNDS ARE GIVEN


2021/22 AGE GROUP CHART

AGE GROUP CHART

Use the following chart to determine your child's age group for the 2021-22 season.

Birth Year2020-21 Age Group
2013U9
2012U10
2011U11
2010U12
2009U13
2008U14
2007U15
2006U16
2005U17
2004U18
2003U19

Director of Coaching

Bob Mulligan
[email protected]
763-717-3876

contact

1700 105th Ave NE 
Blaine, Minnesota 55449

Phone: 763-717-3888

HOURS

Monday - Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm