Category Archives: Competitive

Upcoming USSF referee certification classes

There are two upcoming certification courses for new USSF Referees:

August 12, 2017
From 8:00AM – 5:00PM
Roanoke College
Massengill Auditorium

August 19, 2017
From 8:00 AM – 5:00PM
Virginia Tech
Litton Reeves Hall

The one day format requires the students to complete online modules BEFORE ATTENDING THE CLASS.

To register, please go to the Metro DC-Virginia State Referee Program site: www.vadcsoccerref.com and follow the instructions under “Registration Instructions” tab on the left hand side.

Clinic listing is in the left hand column, on the new page click on the “click here”, on another new page click on the “WEST – NEW GRADE 8 ONLINE COMBO” for classes

OR you can use direct link:

This is the link to the 2017 new referee classes in our area :

 https://vadcsoccerref-training.gameofficials.net/public/class/classSearch.cfm?classTypeID=1054

 

Registration must be completed by 9:00 PM  August 9, 2017 for Roanoke course and August 16, 2017 for Blacksburg course.

NO WALK-UPS

Cost $75.00

Clinic sessions will include classroom and field modules (weather permitting).

Lunch is on your own.

Any questions on the Blacksburg course contact Sam Doak at 540-250-6903 or sdoak@vt.edu and on the Roanoke course, contact Mark Ingvaldsen at540-353-6325 or marki113@comcast.net

Competitive Coach Training: NSCAA Goalkeeper 1&2

This July the NSCAA will be offering the Level 1 and 2 Goalkeeper Diploma courses in Roanoke. The Level 1 is a six hour course geared towards the team coach and the Level 2 is a 12 hour course that is geared towards the specialist coach as well as giving the team coach more in-depth information in regards to training their goalkeepers. Both courses include lecture (theory) and field (practical) sessions. Below are the links for the course information as well as registration.

Level 1 – http://www.nscaa.com/Store/events/registration.aspx?event=7076

Level 2 – http://www.nscaa.com/Store/events/registration.aspx?event=7077

For any CSC academy or travel coach that attends this course and offers to run four goalkeeper sessions for us in the fall, CSC will reimburse you the cost of the course.

2007B and 2005G Tryouts Rescheduled

The two tryout sessions that were cancelled on the field Thursday night due to storms in the area have been rescheduled.

The 2007B and 2005G sessions will be held on Monday, May 15th on CMS from 6-7:30pm. Please have players to the field by 5:45 for check-in.

All other age groups have completed their tryouts. Thank you to everyone that participated this week. We will be in touch the week of 5/21 with team offers.

Reminder: Free soccer clinic this Friday

Come on out to CMS on this Friday, May 5th for a special one night only FREE soccer clinic offered by Challenger Sports, our fantastic British Soccer Summer Camp hosts.

This will be an awesome night of fun training provided by top Challenger coaches. Appropriate for all skill levels and ages 3-18.

Location: Christiansburg Middle School soccer fields
Date: Friday, May 5th
Time: 6:00-7:30
Cost: FREE

RSVP is required. You won’t want to miss this.

Register for the free clinic here

End-of-Season Festival May 13th

Join us in celebrating another fun-filled year of youth soccer.

Every spring Good Shepherd Baptist Church hosts a wonderful afternoon of activities for all CSC families. Carnival games, inflatables, face painting, giveaways, and a FREE hot dog lunch.

This is a perfect opportunity to have your end-of-season team get-together.

Everyone is welcome at this free festival.

Date: Saturday, May 13th
Location: Good Shepherd Baptist Church (GSBC)
                      155 Dunlap Drive, Christiansburg 
Time: 12:00-3:00

Tryouts Announced 2017-2018 Season

Tryout Dates Announced – 2017-2018 Travel Season

CSC will be holding tryouts for the 2017-2018 BRSL travel season beginning Monday, May 8th. Tryouts are for all new or current players with birth years 2007-2003.

Tryouts are open to all, no prior registration or affiliation with CSC is required. We welcome you to share the tryout information and invite all interested players.

Registration deadline for the upcoming tryouts is May 5th. There is no fee to register. All players trying out must be pre-registered. Registration for the tryouts allows the club to plan accordingly for each age group.

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All players will be organized by birth year, with a possibility in the older age groups for a combined tryout due to player numbers.

*If a player chooses to tryout for a team in an older age group, that player must also attend the tryout for their correct birth year. As per CSC policy, only players evaluated to be in the top three of all players in the older age group may be offered a position on a team above their age. CSC reserves the right to make exceptions to the policy if there is a team need.

The tryout dates will be:

Birth year: 06/04/03 Boys and Girls – May 8, May 10
– All sessions 6:00-7:30pm at Christiansburg Middle School fields

Birth year: 07 Boys and 05 Girls – May 9, May 15 *

*The two tryout sessions that were cancelled on the field 5/11 due to storms in the area have been rescheduled. The 2007B and 2005G sessions will be held on Monday, May 15th on CMS from 6-7:30pm. Please have players to the field by 5:45 for check-in.


– All sessions 6:00-7:30pm at Christiansburg Middle School fields

*Please note that due to weather or number of players, one additional tryout day, Friday, May 12th,  may be added.

Players are encouraged to attend all sessions.

Christiansburg Soccer Club competes in the Blue Ridge Soccer League (BRSL). For more information on this competitive league, please visit http://www.blueridgesoccerleague.org/

Any questions regarding the upcoming tryouts, please contact christiansburgsoccer@gmail.com.