2019-2020 Brookhaven Academy Program Information

Who is it for: Committed 09U-12U players interested in competitive soccer and looking for a professionally managed year-long team training environment.

Purpose: Provide top-level training on an age appropriate competitive calendar.

Coaching: Instruction provided by experienced, USSF Licensed staff coaches based on yearly curriculum.

Age Group Birth Year (Born on or After)
09U 2011
10U 2010
11U 2009
12U 2008

We will consider play-up opportunities for any players.

Time Commitment: 8-month season with built in breaks and flexible attendance periods.

Fall:  August – November
Spring: February – May

Competition

  • 8-10 Game season:  4-5 home games and 4-5 away games vs. local opponent
  • 11U/12U 9v9: 30 minute halves, 1 referee
  • 09U/10U 7v7: 30 minute halves 1 referee
  • No standings or post-season play

Minimal substitutions during games and 50% guaranteed playing time per week for every rostered player.

THE BFC ACADEMY REQUIRES PERFORMANCE STANDARDS

  • Player Development Effectiveness
  • Staff, Leadership, Structure, and Qualifications
  • Style of Play & Philosophy
  • Training Environment & Personal Development
  • Facilities & Infrastructure
  • Respect
  • Resources

Benefits

The BFC Academy provides the best everyday club environment:

  • Focused, methodological training plan
  • Individual Development Plans (IDP) for each player
  • Long-Term Player Development
  • Fewer, more meaningful games
  • Emphasis on long-term development, less on winning
  • Comprehensive training and game calendar with mandatory breaks to allow for family events and other activities
  • Consistent exposure to top level teachers, teammates, and opponents
  • Minimized travel

Important Dates:

  • Development Camp: 5/21, 5/22, 5/23
  • 09U-13U Tryouts: 5/28, 5/29, 5/30
  • 09U-13U Signing Day: 6/3
  • 14U-19U Tryouts: 6/4, 6/5, 6/6
  • 14U-19U Signing Day: 6/10
  • Registration Deadline:  7/8
  • Team Camp: TBA

Contact

Direct questions to info@brookhavenfc.soccer