Let me begin by saying a quick thank you to everyone for helping to make our spring season one of the best in years with over 35% growth from previous seasons! I want to especially thank those of you that volunteered your time as coaches. Without our volunteer coaches, we would not be able to make this possible, so thank you!
As great as the spring soccer season was, I want to make this fall season even better! We are excited to have Jeremy Govero a part of our club as the Director of Coaching and Director of Academy. Jeremy will offer extra academy training through the fall that will allow your player more opportunities to train and improve their individual skills.
Registration for our Fall Season is NOW OPEN and will be open from July 28 – August 18
UCUSC Recreational soccer is for all children ages 3-14. UCUSC offers playing opportunities for players of all experience levels, even those that have never played before. Our focus is on having fun and learning the fundamentals of soccer.
All Registration must be performed online. Please follow the link below to register your player(s) for soccer.
If you do not have access to a computer, one will be accessible at the soccer complex (497 Whiteaker Springs Rd., Cookeville, TN 38506) at the dates and times listed below.
On-Site registration at the Soccer Complex will be:
Our fees are as follows:
· Ages 3 – 7: $60.00
· Ages 8 – 14: $70.00
There is a $150 maximum in recreational fees per family. There is a $5 discount for each child in a family after the first. There are also discounts available to coaches and sponsors.
We are always looking for Sponsors for our teams.
Sponsorship Fee: $150.00 per team
The sponsorship fee goes toward the purchase of team uniforms (team jersey, soccer socks) and a trophies and/or medals for the end of the season. As a team sponsor, your logo and business name will appear on the team jerseys. You will also receive a team photograph/plaque for display in your place of business. If you are interested in sponsoring a team, please let me know.
All the Best,
Jason E. Gentry
UCUSC Recreation Director
Several of our Select (Travel) teams are starting their practices and having their meetings. Over the next couple of weeks, all Select Players should have heard from a coach or team manager about practices starting and parent meetings. Please reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or concerns.
Have a great season and best of luck to all teams!
Wow!! What a great week of tryouts for our 2006 and older players! UCUSC wants to thank everyone who participated in the 2018-2019 Select Tryout this week. We had a great turnout and are very excited for the upcoming year!
Congratulations to the following players who tried out this week and who were selected for a team with UCUSC for the 2018-2019 Select season (in no particular order):
We will host a Commitment Pizza Party next Monday, June 18th, 5:00-7:00. We invite everyone listed who has made a team for the 2018-2019 team of any age to join us at the Complex on Field 3. Staff will be on hand to answer questions and you will have a chance to turn in a signed Commitment Form from 5:00-5:30 that states you will be playing with UCUSC for the 2018-2019 year. Once you turn in your commitment form, you'll join other players on the field to be split into groups to play a little soccer from 5:30-6:30, then we will have pizza for all players after that.
As a reminder, a Commitment Form must be signed before you can play for our club. A signed commitment form is NOT binding until June 18th, but can be signed at any time. Once June 18th gets here and you have signed a form, you must file a properly executed Player Release (fee $125) in order to change clubs. Please contact us if you have any questions concerning the Commitment Form.
Here is a link to the form so you can fill it out ahead of time: Commitment Form We will also have copies at the Complex next Monday night. All players for all Select Teams must fill out this form in order to play for UCUSC.
Also, be on the lookout for an email and/or letter later this week outlining all of the information you need for the upcoming season...fees, important dates, and Camp and Academy information.
Thanks again to everyone that tried out! We look forward to a great year… #playunited
UCUSC wants to thank everyone who participated in the 2018-2019 Select Tryout this week for players born in 2007 and younger. We had a great turnout and are very excited for the upcoming year!
Congratulations to the following players who were selected for a team with UCUSC for the 2018-2019 Select season (in no particular order):
Jeremy Govero, our Director of Coaching and Academy is holding a Fun Free-Play evening next Tuesday, May 29th, 5:30-6:30. We invite everyone listed above to join us at the Complex on Field 3. Jeremy will go over more information about the upcoming season, you'll be able to ask questions, and the players will get the chance play some soccer with each other.
Also, be on the lookout for an email and/or letter late next week outlining all of the information you need for the upcoming season...fees, important dates, and Camp and Academy information.
If you were unable to attend tryouts this week for 2007 birth year and younger, we are offering a make-up date for these age groups on Monday, June 4 from 5:00-7:00 on field 3 at the Complex. Tryouts for birth year 2006 and older (2005, 2004, 2003, etc.) is scheduled for June 4 - 7 at the Complex on Fields 3 and 4. Registration at 5:00, tryouts begin at 5:30.
Thanks again to everyone that tried out! We look forward to a great season… #playunited
UCUSC will hold a summer camp form June 11 - June 14, 2018, with a make-up date reserved for June 15 in the event a session is canceled for inclement weather or field conditions. The camp will be held at the Cookeville Sports Complex on Whiteaker Springs Road, home to UCUSC. The camp features two sessions designed for specific ages and level of play.
Our morning camp is designed for all recreation level players and Select (Travel) players born in 2008 and younger who desire to improve their game. It will be held from 9:00-11:00 with registration beginning at 8:30. Your child will learn individual skills that relate to game situations. Ball control, dribbling, passing, and striking will all be included. Jeremy Govero, our Director of Coaching and Academy will be running the camp. The fee is $80 for this session.
The evening session is designed for the Select (Travel) player and advanced recreational players who are 13 years and older. These sessions will be devoted to middle school, select, and older recreational players who desire to improve their skills. Our Director of Coaching and Academy, Jeremy Govero will supervise the camp which will also include other collegiate coaches for a variety of training sessions. In training with collegiate coaches, your player will see what it takes to train at a high level. They will listen, learn, and develop from each session to take what they learn into the fall season. The sessions will feature coaches from Trevecca Nazarene University, Carson Newman, and Tennessee Tech. The evening session will be held from 5:00-8:00 with registration beginning at 4:30. The fee is $150 for this session.
All camp attendees will receive a camp tshirt to wear to all sessions. Both sessions will be held on Field 3.
See you there! #playunited
Here is the link to register for the morning and the evening camp: http://tn.affinitysoccer.com/eventmanager/public/event.asp?calid=9758599
A big thank you to our 2017-2018 community sponsors! We appreciate the investment you've made in our players. Please visit our Sponsors page for more information about each of these companies.
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UCUSC is a 501(c)3, non-profit organization. We have been in Cookeville for more than 20 years helping soccer players improve on and off the field. Many of our players have succeeded at the high school, state, and college levels. Board members are elected by the membership to serve 2-year terms and are not paid. Being a non-profit allows all members to get involved and make this the best club they can. We are always looking for volunteers and donors. If you wish to get involved, please email us at email@example.com.