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Select Team Tryouts & Team Formation 2019-2020

Welcome to the KSC 2019-2020 Tryouts & Team Formation!

Select Soccer is truly a sport that has year-round involvement, whether that is state league play in the fall and spring, indoor league/skills in the winter or tournament play in the summer.  Sometimes it is hard to know when one season starts and the other ends.  The start to the 2019-2020 soccer year occurs with the annual tryout/team formation process beginning in the month of June – the official start is August 1, 2019.

The Kearney Soccer Club is a primarily a single community soccer club - particularly at the younger ages (U11-U14).  Under normal circumstances we make every attempt to place interested players on one of our teams.  Each age group within our club differs in makeup - specifically in the number of players and teams involved.

Below is a brief description of our different age groups and the process that we use to form teams and place players in each particular age group. Select Program design and operation - including player placement - is conducted by the KSC Director of Coaching.

Please visit the information listed below, that should help fill in some of the blanks as well as helping you know what to do. If you do have any questions or need further information please don’t hesitate to contact me directly.

Thank you!

Mike Munch – KSC Director of Coaching

Mike Munch

Mike Munch

Director of Coaching

Phone: 308-708-1260

For more info and to register please click on the image

Player Age Chart

Player Birth Year 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001
Player Age Group U11 U12 U13 U14 U15 U16 U17 U18 U19


Complete the Pre-Registration Form for your age group - by the dates listed below!

U11-U14 KSC Boys & Girls teams

Age Group Team/Program Birthyear Coach Event Date Time
U11 Boys KSC '09 Boys Aca 2009 Brandon Yaw Pre Reg Deadline - June 17
U12 Boys KSC '08 Boys Aca 2008 Andy Rahe Pre Reg Deadline - June 17
U13 Boys KSC '07 Boys 2007 Jon Garner Tryout - June 25 5:30pm
U14 Boys KSC '06 Boys 2006 Tristan Crook Tryout - June 25 7:00pm
U11 Girls KSC '09 Girls Aca 2009 Von Alivi Pre Reg Deadline - June 17
U12 Girls KSC '08 Girls Aca 2008 Mike Munch Pre Reg Deadline - June 17
U13 Girls KSC '07 Girls 2007 Jon Haussler Tryout - June 27 5:30pm
U14 Girls KSC '06 Girls 2006 Missy Everson Tryout - June 27 7:00pm

U15-U19 Nebraska United and Nebraska Select

Age Group Team/Program Birthyear Coach Event Date Time
U15-U16 Boys Nebraska United 2004-2005 TBD TBD TBD
U17-U19 Boys Nebraska United 2001-2003 TBD TBD TBD
U16 Girls Nebraska Select 2004-2005 Mike Munch None None
U17 Girls Nebraska Select 2003-2004 Mike Munch None None
U19 Girls Nebraska Select 2001-2003 Mike Munch None None

U11 & U12 Select Academy

At the Under 11 and Under 12 levels we accept all players who can meet our financial, time and commitment requirements.  We will be utilizing an academy system for all teams and players.  All players in each gender/age group will be placed under the direction of a Head Coach and staff of assistants.  For league games and tournaments players will be placed on teams based on ABILITY and availability.  Where we have sufficient numbers we will field two teams - based on ABILITY.  If our number is too great for one team yet not enough for two teams we will "rotate" our rosters in order to give all players a fair number of events in which to participate.  When there are numbers enough for two teams, player placement will be decided upon by the Director of Coaching with input from the Head Coach.

U13 & U14 Select Teams

At the U13 & U14 levels there will be single roster teams in each age group.  The maximum number of players that can be placed on a team roster is 22, but rosters may feature less at the discretion of the coach and the agreement of the Director of Coaching.  The final number and selection of players will be determined by the Director of Coaching in consultation with the Head Coach.  The primary factor in determining the number of players on the final roster is ability.

If there are more players wishing to play for a team than the roster number allows, those additional players will be offered spots as practice players.  Practice players may be added to the active roster, but only when a determination is made by the Head Coach - in consultation with the Director of Coaching.

Nebraska Select Information

The informational documents below give a brief overview of each team, their schedules/events, their makeup, their fees and other important details.  This information is an expectation - final details will be determined by the total number of players who actually Pre-Register for our program. 

Step one of the process is completing the Pre-Registration form prior to June 28.  Here is that link:  Pre-Registration Form

Player placement is based on ability and age.  Player placement will be announced on June 29.  Fee Deposit of $200 and registration with Kearney Soccer will take place on June 30.