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SOCA Adds Administrator Sunny Herold to Staff

SOCA is pleased to announce the recent addition of Sunny Herold to the club’s staff. Sunny will take on Administrator duties where she will serve the public, support other staff and work as a key liaison to the Travel program managers. Sunny grew up playing for SOCA, starting in the Challenge program and graduating from… Read more »

Elite and Charlottesville Premier Weekend Wrap-up

The SOCA Travel program is hitting the midpoint of the spring season, with most teams completing about half of their spring campaign to date. This past weekend South Fork Soccer Park hosted exciting action at both the Elite and Premier levels. On Sunday, April 17, in Elite level Club Champions League competition, SOCA was able… Read more »

U14 Boys Elite Advance to Cup Quarterfinals

SOCA’s U14 Boys Elite team advanced to the VYSA State Cup quarterfinal stage on Saturday by virtue of an exciting 3-2 win over Loudoun SC at the Loudoun Soccer Park. Against their CCL rivals, SOCA dominated the early going with an opening goal from Bryce Boland at about the 10 minute mark, followed by another… Read more »

SOCA State Cup Squads Take to the Road this Weekend

SOCA’s remaining teams in the VYSA State Cup will be road warriors this weekend as all five will be traveling to compete the in the Round of 16 of Cup play.  The draw schedule has the SOCA squads on the road to various northern Virginia destinations on Saturday, April 16. Winners will advance to the… Read more »

Boys Sweep in State Cup Openers

SOCA made a clean sweep of first round State Cup play on Saturday, April 9 as three boys’ teams were in action in the state championship competition.  The schedule had SOCA’s U12 Apprentice and U13 Elite teams playing at South Fork Soccer Park and the U14 Elite squad on the road in McLean.  All three… Read more »

State Cup Play Resumes with U13 Girls Win

SOCA’s winning ways in the Virginia State Cup resumed for the spring on Saturday, April 2 with the club’s U13 Girls Elite team notching a first round win at South Fork Soccer Park. The spring season includes State Cup play for the U14-U12 age groups.  The SOCA squads competing in the spring will follow the… Read more »

Augusta Regional Director’s “State of the Region” Letter

SOCA’s Augusta Regional Director, Nora Maguire White, recently sent an email letter to all Augusta families summarizing the status of the club in that region.  SOCA’s merger with Augusta has been in place for a little over a year and a half, with significant results for local soccer enthusiasts. Response to White’s address was swift… Read more »

SOCA Announces Staff and Board Changes

SOCA recently announced a series of staff and Board changes. The leadership revisions kick off 2016 with great excitement. Late in 2015 SOCA initiated several exciting structural changes that will help the club continue to serve local families with high quality, progressive soccer programming for all ages and levels. These changes feature new positions on… Read more »

CCL Announces Adidas Partnership

SOCA is a proud member of the Club Champions League, and as a league member will benefit from a new agreement between the league and adidas.  Over the holiday period adidas and the Club Champions League announced an historic multi-year strategic partnership agreement aimed at enhancing and elevating youth soccer leagues and clubs in the… Read more »

Charlottesville Classic Teams Earn Skyline Club Crown

The SOCA-Charlottesville region Classic teams combined to claim the Fall 2015 Classic Club Championship title in the Skyline Club Soccer League.  The Club Championship is awarded to the club which earns the most points from all divisions in league play and SOCA-Charlottesville has won the title for the fifth consecutive season.  The club’s local dominance… Read more »