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U7 & U8 Pre-Academy Program

AFC Union U7/U8 Pre-Academy Soccer Program

  • U7 - Players born in 2013
  • U8 - Players born in 2012

Is your child always looking to do more soccer? Are they ready to be challenged on the pitch, to take it up a notch?
 
We have the solution.
 
AFC Union Soccer Club offers a Pre-Academy program for U7 & U8 players. The Pre-Academy program provides the player who wants more, the opportunity to get more.
 
Each team in the Pre-Academy program has a coach that has been selected and screened by the AFC Union Pre-Academy director. The coaches are required to hold a coaching license as well as encouraged to attend additional coaching clinics and advance in the level of the coaching license they hold. In addition to the team coach, AFC Union licensed professional trainers work with and alongside the team coach.
 
The Pre-Academy trainings are run in an academy setting (multiple teams training together) following a professional training curriculum that has been created for our Pre-Academy program. The academy approach to training is used by the best clubs world wide because of its effectiveness in developing players.
 
Players in the Pre-Academy have two 1-hour long training sessions a week. When you register your child, you will have the option of selecting Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday for training nights. We will use this information to determine the player’s placement on a team. Games are played on the weekends.

Your registration also includes 3 tournaments for your Pre-Academy player to participate in. 

Additional winter opportunities for the players to participate in, including indoor soccer and winter training. 
 
If your player loves soccer and is craving for more, we highly suggest the AFC Union Pre-Academy program. The level of training and the additional opportunities that are provided will help them develop into the best player they can be. And if your player is interested in moving into club soccer when they are older, the Pre-Academy program is a great stepping stone into the club soccer/select soccer world, providing them with a good foundation and an advantage for when they do. 

AFC Union Racine & AFC Union Kenosha

AFC Union will offer two Community Pre-Academy Programs, one in Racine  and one in Kenosha.  

  • AFC Union Pre-Academy Racine, all  games and trainging sessions will be held at SCORe Soccer Complex. 
     
  • AFC Union Pre-Academy Kenosha, games will be held at Anderson Park in Kenosha. Training sessions will be held at Indian Trail Academy

Registration Info

This registration is for the 2019-2020 soccer year and includes both the Fall 2019 Season & the Sprig 2020 Season

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE

Select AFC Union U7 U8 Pre-Academy from Program Selection

If you have registered for RASA Recreational program for the Fall 2019/Spring 2020 Season already and you wish to transfer to the AFC Union Pre-Academy program,  Please email amyhoward@afcunion.com
BEFORE registering for the Pre-Academy Program

Payment Options

Pay In Full Online via Credit Card

You can pay your fees online with Credit Card or Debit Card

 

Pay OffLine In Full with Check

Pay in full offline with check. Payment must be received within 14 days of registering. Mail Check to:

AFC Union/Pre-Academy
PO Box 370
Franksville, WI 53126

LATE FEE:  If payment has not received within 30 days, a $35 Late Fee will be added to your fees. If payment has not been received after 60 days, a $65 Late Fee will be added to your fees. 

 

4-Part PAYMENT PLAN

$25 Fee to enroll in Payment Plan.

  • Fees will be divided into 4 payments.
  • $25 Fee is due in addition with the initial payment.
  • Each subsequent payment will be drawn on the day of the month-day of the initial registration. 
  • At checkout you must select Credit Card as your payment option. If credit card is not selected, payment plan will be deleted and full payment will be due immediately. 
  • $35 NSF fees for any declined payments. 

 

RASA Recreational Program vs. AFC Union Pre-Academy Program

  U7/U8 Traditional RASA RecreationalProgram   U7/U8 AFC Union Pre-Academy 
Cost / Fee $120 $275
Seasons included with Registration 2 - Fall 2019/Spring 2020 2 - Fall 2019/Spring 2020 & winter opportunities
Coach Volunteer Parent Coach Team Coach screened by AFC Union staff  Licensed AFC Union Professional Trainers
Practice vs Training Practice 1 night per week Training 2 nights per week (1-team session / 1-station training session) Professional curriculum
Games Weekends at SCORe RASA Rec League7-8 Games in Spring & Fall Games on weekends at SCORe or Anderson Park** with opportunity to play in Academy Playdates***
Tournaments (max) none 3
Uniform RASA Rec Jersey and Socks Included AFC Union Pre-Academy Uniform Included
AFC Union Training Shirt -- 1
Benefits of the AFC Union Program  -- AFC Union Pre-Academy Program was one of the first clubs to be a WYSA Accredited Youth Academy Accelerated and advanced skill building higher level of Player DevelopmentBetter prepares kids for future Academy and Select/Travel Club programs.Higher level of competitive gamesSatisfies the players desire to play more soccer

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE

Select AFC Union U7 U8 Pre-Academy from Program Selection

**Training and Game Location is dependent on which community program you sign up for. If signing up for Racine, trainings and games will be at SCORe. If signing up for Kenosha, games will be at Anderson Park. Training location has yet TBD. 
***U8 players may be invited to participate in WYSA Academy playdates with the AFC Academy program. This may include some travel to area clubs in Southeast Wisconsin. Players participating in the Kenosha Supplemental program will not participate in the WYSA Academy playdates.
****AFC Union Pre-Academy  fees include the participation in 3 Tournament - SCORe Some More Academy Showcase at SCORe in June. Each player is required to complete 6 hours of service hours