VYS Presents the Development Center

 

DEVELOPMENT CENTER INTEREST FORM

Please fill out our Development Center interest form! All interested players should complete this form, especially if you are unable to attend our Q&A and/or Interest Night! 

 

**CLICK HERE TO FILL OUT YOUR DEVELOPMENT CENTER INTEREST FORM**


DEVELOPMENT CENTER INTEREST NIGHTS

Join us for Development Center Q&A Night (via Zoom)!

Are you interested in learning more about the program?  

Do you have questions you would like answered before joining?

 

VYS will be hosting a Development Center Q&A Night via Zoom hosted by the Development Center Director, Adam Coolbaugh. Please expect a detailed presentation about the program followed by a Q&A session. 

 

-When? Thursday, September 9th from 8:00 - 9:00 PM

-Where? 

Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/4187581897

Meeting ID: 418 758 1897

Passcode: VYSRed

Call in Number(s): +13017158592,,4187581897# US (Washington DC)

 

Join us for Development Center Interest Night! 

Is your child interested in joining the Development Center?

Would you like to introduce yourself to the VYS Professional Coaching Staff & Directors?

 

Players will be split into groups to play a series of scrimmages and other soccer games led by our professional coaches & directors. This will serve as an introduction to the Development Center program and staff to help identify interested players. 

 

-When? Friday, September 10th from 5:00 - 8:00 PM

  • 5-6PM: U7 Boys and Girls
  • 6-7PM: U8 Girls
  • 7-8PM: U8 Boys

-Where? Murphy Field at Dunn Loring

-What Should I Bring? A soccer ball, shin guards, and plenty of water


SEASON SCHEDULE & OPERATION

Identification:

 

Directors, Professional Coaches, and Staff will identify players at House games and distribute formal invitations to the VYS Development Center Program

 

  • Week 1 – (9/11): Player Identification Weekend
  • Week 2 – (9/18): Player Identification Weekend

**Other interested players can express interest in the Development Center Program by filling out the Development Center Interest Form

 

Development Center:

 

Development Center sessions will take place on Friday evenings at Murphy Field Dunn Loring led by our professional coaching staff

 

  • Week 3 – (9/24): Training
  • Week 4 – (10/1): Training
  • Week 5 – (10/8): Training
  • Week 6 – (10/15): Training
  • Week 7 – (10/22): Training

 

Advanced Development Center:

 

Interested and committed players will be invited to join our 3-week Advanced Development Center program (cost: $125). The Advanced Development Center will include training sessions, a uniform, and a Special Event with game opportunities hosted by George Mason University.

 

  • Week 8 – (10/29): Training
  • Week 9 – (11/5): Training
  • Week 10 (11/12): Training
  • SPECIAL EVENT (W/ GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY) - COMING SOON!

 


Q&A

Q: Will it be possible to participate in the House League and Development Center? 

A: Absolutely! U7 and U8 House practices & games will not conflict with Development Center sessions.

 

 

Q: Is this program mandatory if my child is interested in playing travel?

A: No, this program is not mandatory, but the Development Center is a great chance to meet, build relationships, and work with our Travel Directors and professional coaches.

 

 

Q: How do I know if this program is a good fit for my child?

A: If your child demonstrates passion, courage, or competitiveness on the soccer field and is seeking more playing opportunities, this is the perfect program!

 

 

Q: What if my son or daughter missed the identification weeks but would like the opportunity to attend?

A: Please contact our Development Center Director: Adam Coolbaugh - adam.coolbaugh@vys.org

 

Q: Does your son or daughter express interest in playing more soccer?

A: Please contact our Development Center Director: Adam Coolbaugh - adam.coolbaugh@vys.org

 

Q: What if we can’t make all of the sessions?

A: Not a problem at all! Please attend the sessions you can.

Contact Us

Office Hours: Tuesday - Thursday from 10:00am - 3:00pm

Address: 311 Maple Ave West Unit D, Vienna VA 22180

|  703-242-3828 |

Questions@vys.org

 

Mission Statement

To provide the opportunity for children of all abilities living in and near Vienna to be involved in a high-quality soccer experience.