2017-2018 Brookhaven Academy Program Information

Who is it for: Committed 9U-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 GroupBirth Year (Born on or After)
9U2009
10U2008
11U2007
12U2006

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
  • U11/U12 9v9: 30 minute halves, 1 referee
  • U9/U10 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

Contact

Direct questions to info@brookhavenfc.soccer