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Sporting KC Academy Tryouts 2021-22

The Sporting Kansas City Academy is hosting U12-U14 tryouts for the 2021-2022 season. We currently do not hold tryouts for U15-U19 age groups. Tryouts will consist of three rounds. After each round, the players will be evaluated and selected players will be invited back. Players that have been invited to continue on to Round 2 and Round 3 will be listed on this page of the Sporting KC Academy website.



U12 Tryouts

Who: Boys born in 2010

When: Round 1- Monday, April 26th at 5:00p-6:30p or Tuesday, April 27th at 5:00p-6:30p (Players have the choice of choosing one date, not both)

Round 2- Wednesday, April 28th at 5:00p-6:30p

Round 3- Thursday, April 29th at 5:00p-6:30p

After Round 3, players will be contacted individually with an opportunity to join the Academy.

Where: Swope Soccer Village: 2020 Lewis Road, Kansas City, MO 64132 (Field 5)

Cost: Free

U13 Tryouts

Who: Boys born in 2009

When: Round 1- Monday, May 3rd at 5:00p-6:30p or Tuesday, May 4th at 5:00p-6:30p (Players have the choice of choosing one date, not both)

Round 2- Wednesday, May 5th at 5:00p-6:30p

Round 3- Thursday, May 6th at 5:00p-6:30p

After Round 3, players will be contacted individually with an opportunity to join the Academy.

Where: Swope Soccer Village: 2020 Lewis Road, Kansas City, MO 64132 (Field 5)

Cost: Free

U14 Tryouts

Who: Boys born in 2008

When: Round 1- Monday, May 10th at 5:00p-6:30p or Tuesday, May 11th at 5:00p-6:30p (Players have the choice of choosing one date, not both)

Round 2- Wednesday, May 12th at 5:00p-6:30p

Round 3- Thursday, May 13th at 5:00p-6:30p

After Round 3, players will be contacted individually with an opportunity to join the Academy.

Where: Swope Soccer Village: 2020 Lewis Road, Kansas City, MO 64132 (Field 5)

Cost: Free



Quick Facts About Sporting KC Academy U12-U14 Teams

  • Training is four times per week at Swope Soccer Village.
  • Regional Travel is required on select weekends.
  • Player may miss 2 to 4 days of school per semester due to travel and showcase tournaments.
  • The SKC U12-U14s are partially funded. Sporting KC takes care of the following: coaching fees, uniform fees, field rental cost, tournament entry fees, league fees, and player registration fees.  The players are responsible for paying for the following: transportation and room & board while traveling.


Questions?

If you have additional questions or would like more information about SKC Academy, please email us at academy@sportingkc.com.