LSC Academy is a program for children born between the years of 2015-2017. The season typically starts the week after Labor Day and runs through the second week of November. It then resumes on the first week of April and continues through the second week of June. (Season start dates to be announced.) LSC Academy curriculum is based on the Red Bull Player Development Philosophy and Building Blocks and is divided in to two phases.
LSC Academy 2016-2017 Phase One:
This phase of the program introduces players to a regular training and game schedule. Training sessions are held once per week and are conducted by professional coaches from the Red Bulls Training Academy. Games, facilitated by Parent Administrators, are held every Sunday between the hours of 9:00 am and 5:00 pm and last for approximately one hour. The number of teams fielded are based upon enrollment.
LSC Academy 2015 Phase Two:
This phase of the program is designed to help prepare players for the LSC Elite or Interleague Programs that start at age 9. Training sessions are held twice per week and are conducted by professional coaches from the Red Bulls Training Academy. Games are held every Sunday between the hours of 9:00 am and 5:00 pm, last for approximately one hour, and are also facilitated by professional coaches. Players are evaluated throughout the year and are given feedback as they progress. The number of teams fielded are based upon enrollment.
Required Equipment for LSC Academy: Training shirt and Game Uniform (included in registration cost), cleats, shin guards, soccer ball (size as per age group). Player evaluations are not required to enter this program.