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SOCA Grad, James Kasak, Drafted in MLS

Former SOCA standout, James Kasak was selected in the January 13 MLS SuperDraft.  Kasak was drafted in the fourth round by Sporting Kansas City, who will be looking to shore up their defense with Kasak’s addition.  Kasak was a long-time player for SOCA from the Augusta region, participating in some epic CCL, State Cup and… Read more »

Elites Show Well at CCL Showcase, Prep for VBR Star

SOCA Elite teams are getting ready to close out the fall CCL campaign with a final match day against the VBR Star on Sunday, December 15.  The match ups will include the U16 through U19 boys and girls teams, with games taking place at Charlottesville High School stadium (boys) and Albemarle High School stadium (girls)…. Read more »

Recreation Season Concludes with Frostbite Tournament

Over the December 7-8 weekend 31 SOCA recreational teams in age groups U10 to U15 competed in the Frostbite Tournament at South Fork Soccer Park.  Prior to Thanksgiving, the U19 High School division held their tournament at the Charlottesville High School stadium field. The season-ending event is fun and festive finale for budding Recreational stars,… Read more »

SOCA-Cville Scores Second Place in Skyline Premier Division

The Skyline Club Soccer League recently completed the fall season proceedings with close races for the overall championship at both the Premier and Classic levels. Final matches were played just prior to Thanksgiving and completed results tabulations were presented at the fall season general meeting in early December. At the Premier level, SOCA-Charlottesville was edged… Read more »

SOCA Boys Win at Bethesda

Six of SOCA’s Elite boys teams traveled to Maryland to compete in the regionally eminent Bethesda Premier Cup over the November 22-24 weekend.  The U19 through U14 teams made the trip where they accumulated ten wins and three draws against only six loses in the highly competitive tournament event. The U14 Boys led the way… Read more »

Construction Begun at Belvedere Field House

Construction is underway at the SOCA Belvedere Field House, as earth moving equipment made the first bites into the project on Monday morning, November 25.  Excavation and earth work will take about six weeks to complete, weather permitting. The expected timeline to completion for the entire project is nine months, with an autumn 2020 opening… Read more »

SOCA Breaks Ground on Belvedere Field House

After more than a decade of continual effort, SOCA officials and a supporting team of project participants reveled in the ceremonial ground breaking yesterday for the Belvedere Field House project.  Located adjacent to the Village Green in the heart of the Belvedere community, SOCA’s indoor facility promises to bring increased vitality to the unique neighborhood…. Read more »

SOCA Success in Showcase and Tournament Play

With fall season league play drawing to a close, eleven SOCA Travel teams spent the November 16-18 weekend competing at tournament and showcase events. Six girls Elite teams, U14 to U19, headed to the regionally prominent Bethesda Premier Cup in Maryland, where they posted an impressive record.  The U16’s finished first with an undefeated record,… Read more »

Thank You, Coaches!

Every season SOCA delivers quality soccer programming to thousands of eager players, from five year old Hot Shot beginners, to Olympic hopeful high school seniors.  This fall season more than 4,200 players took the field across all programs in both the Augusta and Charlottesville region, and each of those players is expecting to receive instruction… Read more »

SOCA Thanks Supporting Sponsors

SOCA is continually supported by a faithful cadre of local businesses through sponsorship programs.  SOCA is ever grateful for the many local business who support the club and its players by sponsoring programs and teams in both the Charlottesville and Augusta regions.   Over the years SOCA has nurtured valuable relationships with a wide range of… Read more »