Program Overview


Rush Soccer is committed to developing its players to reach their fullest potential as both players and citizens. In order to create opportunities for ouprimary focus of the Regional Program is to DEVELOP players by providing additional high-level training and the opportunity to play against some of the top teams in the region/nation. The Elite teams will compete in the Nationally Recognized EDP National League as well as attend high level tournaments/showcases all over the country. Teams will also compete in the EDP Conferance Cup and CT State Cup for a chance to qualify for Region 1 Championship and National League.


Program Layout U12-14

Program Layout U15-18




Selection Process

Team selection is based on tryouts and staff recommendations. Coaches assess the following areas...

  • Performance
  • Attitude
  • Training habits
  • Adherence to the Rush Core Values
  • Tactical, physical, psychological, technical, social traits


Evaluations / Tryouts

  1. Regional Tryout Evaluations- TBD
  2. Branch Tryout Evaluations - Southwest, Central, Shoreline, Northeast
  3. Director of Coaching and/or Coach Evaluations