Elite Girls Win Big at Bethesda

SOCA Elite girls teams made a big impression at the Bethesda Premier Cup tournament over the November 11-13 weekend.  Nine teams were entered in the highly regarded event and five SOCA squads returned home with first place awards with an additional three teams picking up second place honors. A round robin showcase format is used… Read more »

Classic Boys Win Gold at Capital Fall Classic

The SOCA boys Classic squads from both Charlottesville and Augusta regions were joined by three Augusta Premier teams to form a sizable invasion party at the Capital Fall Classic in Richmond this past weekend.  Sixteen SOCA teams attended the nearby event, posting an over-all winning record against teams from around the mid-Atlantic region. Two Charlottesville… Read more »

U15-U11 Elites Claim Silverware at CCL Generation Adidas Invitational

SOCA Elite Travel teams earned a treasure trove of trophies from the CCL Generations Adidas Club Invitational event held over the November 4-7 weekend.  In the unique event, which grouped four clubs to play three sets of club-to-club match ups over the weekend, SOCA claimed six division titles at U15 Boys, U15 Girls, U14 Boys,… Read more »

U17 Girls & U17 Boys Win State Cup Titles

Sunday, November 6 was a history-making day for SOCA as both the Elite U17 Boys and Elite U17 Girls won VYSA State Cup championships at the Virginia Soccer Training Center in Fredericksburg, Virginia.  While SOCA has claimed three previous State Cup titles, this year marked the first time that a SOCA girls team has won… Read more »

SOCA Travel Teams Succeeding on All Fronts

SOCA Travel teams are enjoying success on all fronts this fall season with positive outcomes resulting from an intentional player development program.  SOCA is an overachieving small-market club, consistently outperforming organizations from much larger population bases.  SOCA’s success is derived from comprehensive developmental programming, quality coaching instruction, appropriate priorities at each level, talented players with… Read more »

SOCA U17 Boys and Girls Elite Reach Cup Final!

SOCA placed two teams into the VYSA State Cup final round with semi-final victories on Saturday, October 29. Both the U17 Boys and U17 Girls posted identical 3-1 wins at the Virginia Soccer Training Center (VSTC) to advance to the championship match, which will take place next Sunday. The U17 Boys overtook Beach FC and… Read more »

Three SOCA Teams Advance to State Cup Semi Finals

Three SOCA Elite teams have qualified for the VYSA State Cup semi-finals by battling through the quarter-final group stage of the state championship competition.  The U19 Girls and U17 Girls will be joined by the U17 Boys on Saturday, October 29 at the Virginia Soccer Training Center (VSTC) in Fredericksburg, Virginia. The VYSA facility will… Read more »

Six SOCA Squads Still in State Cup

Six SOCA Elite teams remain in the VYSA State Cup competition, with all six now in the quarterfinal group stage of the state championship.  This past weekend the U17 Boys Elite squad guided by DOC Dan Ensley ran rampant over Richmond Strikers, posting an 8-1 victory over the visitors, and thus advancing to the group… Read more »

SOCA Sweeps Seven State Cup Matches At South Fork Soccer Park

There was a great deal to cheer about at South Fork Soccer Park on Saturday, September 17, as hosts SOCA swept seven State Cup matches in a comprehensive display of excellence against a range of opponents.  The seven home matches was the greatest number ever hosted by SOCA in a single day and the friendly… Read more »

Augusta and Charlottesville Face Off in Premier Play

Representative Premier squads from SOCA’s two regions faced off in Skyline Club Soccer League play on Saturday at South Fork Soccer Park, once again creating the festive club atmosphere that has come to characterize the friendly intra-club rivalry between Augusta and Charlottesville. With league play coming into the home stretch several division races became more… Read more »