Stronghold Soccer Club

Stronghold Junior Development Academy

U7 - U10 Boys and Girls Players

Following the success of our U11 and older teams over the past 20 years, Stronghold will offer tryouts for a full range of player ages, starting with a Junior Development Academy for U7 and U8 players. These programs will ensure a true pathway for youth player development throughout the academy, and enable players to develop their technique and love for the game from a very young age at Stronghold.

Stronghold Junior Development Academy (JDA)

  • Open to boys and girls (training groups and teams separated by gender)
  • Open to U7 and U8 players; those born between 8/1/05 and 7/31/07
  • 2 training sessions per week starting in September
  • 1 game per week, in the Elite Futures Soccer League (EFSL)
  • Players train in individual skill development and small sided scrimmages

Stronghold Small Sided Teams

  • 8v8 teams will be formed for U9 Boys, U9 Girls, U10 Boys & U10 Girls
  • Training focus on technical development, small sided games and fundamentals of tactical understanding.
  • Compete in MAPS/JAGS 8v8 League and entry into 2 premier tournaments

For questions about the JDA or Small Sided Teams, please email