VYS Premier Red is a U13 National Capitol Soccer League (NCSL) Division 1 team that competes in the top tier of youth soccer in their age bracket. The team has enjoyed the reputation as one of the metro area’s elite teams and is currently playing in their 6th consecutive season as a Division 1 team. In addition to league play, Premier Red regularly competes in area tournaments in the highest bracket. The team also competes in the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series and was recently crowned as the 2009 U12B Region I Champions and the 2009 U12B Virginia State Cup Champions.
VYS Premier Red is currently coached and trained by Micah Cooks, a member of the DC United Development Academy staff. The training curriculum is specifically patterned after the US Soccer Development Academy curriculum that is currently being used to train the DC United academy teams and designed to optimize the youth development process across the country.