Beadling SC is committed to our philosophy of producing teams that are highly competitive and matching players to teams that most benefit their development as we transition to the new U.S. Soccer mandate of Birth Year teams. Beadling Staff will advise players on an individual basis regarding any exceptions.
Beadling SC carefully considered the club’s implementation of the new mandates as we structured our teams for 2016/17. We feel it is in the best interest of our players and teams to mirror college recruiting cycles for both women and men.
The recruiting window for girls starts when most have reached physical maturation, around the ninth grade. Beadling will keep the existing teams in the 2001(current U14) thru 1998 (current U17) birth years intact. New players trying out will be evaluated by Beadling staff and placed on the appropriate team.
On the boys’ side, the recruitment process begins much later, in their junior and senior years. Beadling has determined that playing in their birth year will result in the most competitive teams. As always, Beadling staff will make recommendations that make the most sense for the player and team.
We are excited to announce the coaching staff and tryout dates for 2016/2017. To register for tryouts, please email the coach listed for that team. The coach will be happy to answer any questions you may have.
Tryouts will be held at three locations for the South Teams: Boyce Field, Southpointe Fieldhouse and Greentree Sportsplex. East Teams will hold tryouts at Turner Valley.
Southpointe Fieldhouse (SP) 104 Cecil Henderson Road, Canonsburg, PA 15317
Boyce Middle School (BO) 1500 Boyce Road, Upper St. Clair, PA 15241
Greentree Sportsplex (GT) 600 Iron City Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15205
Turner Valley (TV) 370 Turner Valley Road, North Huntingdon, PA 15642