SA Premier Soccer

Athletes will learn the fundamentals of soccer, including dribbling, passing and game play through skills, drills and scrimmages against local teams.  Athletes will be pushed in a supportive environment while enjoying the camaraderie of being part of a team.  Athletes will learn sportsmanship and fair play by competing in multiple competitions throughout the season. Learn more about scholarships here.

Division Info

Key:
Appropriate for children who walk independently.
Appropriate for children who use an assistive device.
Appropriate for children who use a wheelchair.

SA Premier

Designed for athletes with physical or intellectual disabilities who follow directions in a group setting.  There will be direct guidance from soccer coaches in order to progress their individual soccer skills, but no one-on-one volunteers.  

 Division Requirements

  • Athlete may have a physical or intellectual disability
  • Successful tryout or recommendation by staff in the Allstar division
  • Possess the skill and desire to compete at a higher level
  • Must be able to comprehend and retain rules and skills, and then build upon them from week to week
  • 1:1 support is not provided, so must be able to train, compete, function in a group setting and follow the coach’s directions without volunteer assistance
  • Athletes will train with the goal of participating in competitions in and/or out of San Antonio
Typically offered
Winter Spring Fall
Duration
Weekly practices for 6 months
Age
8-21
Program Fee
Monthly fee based on season duration, practices, and uniforms

Sport Requirements

  • Must be cleared for minimal contact
  • Must be independent with mobility, meaning athletes should have fair walking balance and be able to run
  • Must be able to independently dribble the soccer ball
  • Must be able to complete drills independently
  • Must be able to pass accurately to a teammate
  • Must have a simple understanding of the game

 

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