Academy Select U7/U8 | VA Revolution

Academy Select U7/U8

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The Academy Select U7/U8 program is a specialized, 9-month pre-travel initiative that bridges the gap between our Academy soccer and Travel soccer. This program, accessible by individual invite only, provides a developmentally appropriate environment for passionate players committed to enhancing their abilities.

Key Features:

  • Developmental Focus: The program prioritizes individual technical skills and decision-making, essential for young players growth within the sport.
  • Peer-to-Peer Learning: By creating an elevated learning experience, the program enhances peer interactions, fostering a collaborative and competitive atmosphere.
  • Transition to Travel Soccer: Academy Select serves as an ideal bridge to U9 Travel Soccer, ensuring a smooth transition for players advancing to higher competitive levels.
  • Ongoing Evaluations: Continuous assessments are conducted to monitor player progress, allowing for tailored training plans that address individual needs.
  • Expert Coaching: Training is provided by VRSC travel level coaches, bringing a higher level of expertise and seriousness to the program.
  • Commitment to Excellence: This program is designed for serious young athletes aiming to transition into our Travel soccer program, offering a more rigorous and structured approach to player development.

By enrolling in the Academy Select U7/U8 program, players are not only prepared for the challenges of U9 Travel Soccer but are also immersed in an environment that promotes excellence, skill development, and a passion for the game.


2024/2025 Program


U7 (2018) – U8 (2017)


Mid August through mid December and February through end of May. (8 months)

Days and Times

(2) 75 minutes sessions per week plus game days




Open play will be held June 4th and June 6th at 5pm at RavenTek Park. Register here.





7 weeks starting after Labor Day



Spring Registration

Fall Registration will open in May.