We are excited to announce that we now have a free registration link for boys and girls prospective Soccer Players and Families.

Click the link below and create a profile to stay up-to-date about tryouts, teams, and much more.

http://edgesportsmaine.leagueapps.com/events/1686610-2020-maine-lightning-soccer-prospective-players

Maine Lightning Soccer strives to produce a family-friendly environment in which all players can learn, develop, compete, and have fun. 

  • We offer a multi-sport club for both multi-sport athletes & singularly focused athletes
  • We have a proven staff of experienced teacher/coaches who will focus on player development
  • We support  town travel  and  families will aim to minimize   travel, especially before high school
  • We will offer training at multiple levels of  athletes five to eighteen & have access to Edge Academy opportunities, including SAQ training, strength training, college counseling & connections, & more!

        An overview of MLS programming: 

Outline of the year: 

  • Fall (Sept, Oct) - skill training sessions including SAQ, injury prevention, & futsal to stay connected with teammates from other towns. We do not want to have any conflicts with town teams, so these are optional.
  • Winter (Jan, Feb, March, early April) - train twice a week - one futsal session and one team training session each week. Potential Futsal League/Indoor scrimmages.
  • Spring (mid-April, May, June) - practice twice a week and play weekend games in the Maine State Premier League. Play in tournaments (one to three) with The Father's Day Tournament in June, serving as the season finale.
  • Extra events are possible per team

Skill Builders for five, six, & seven-year-olds

  • Train once a week led by skilled clinicians with a ten to one  ratio
  • Will offer three, six-week sessions between January  and June

Eight to fourteen-year-olds

  • Skill work, SAQ, injury prevention, & futsal in the fall 
  • Training twice a week in Greater Portland January through June
  • Maine State Premier League for Spring
  • Potential to go to USYSA Regional National Tournaments
  • Memorial and Father's Day Tournament (in or out of state)
  • Coaches will be head coaches for only one team

High School ages

  • Training twice a week in Greater Portland January through June
  • SAQ, injury prevention
  • Access to college coaches running some/all sessions
  • Maine State Premier League or NECSL/National League
  • Potential to go to USYSA Regional National Tournaments
  • Memorial and Father's Day Tournaments (in or out of state)
  • College Showcase events  in and out of State of Maine
  • Coaches will only coach one team

             

FMI 

 Prospective Player Registration http://edgesportsmaine.leagueapps.com/events/1686610-2020-maine-lightning-soccer-prospective-players

 Contact: Todd Whitcomb twhitcomb65@gmail.com 207-671-5139

 Mike Hagerty mike_hagerty@yarmouthschools.org 207 400-4429