Challenge East Youth Academy Only

CHALLENGE EAST
Serving Humble & Atascocita

Lindsay/Lyons Park
2310 Atascocita Rd.
Humble, TX 77396
(832) 563-0685


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Challenge East Soccer Philosophy

Challenge East United Soccer Club has sought to focus on the growth and development of our players and teams by always trying to do what is in the best interest of the individual player first. We form our teams by selecting players with similar athletic abilities, and train to play at the highest level of competition possible. With a focus on creating a fun environment, the Youth Academy program is a step above our Recreational program as we train and develop players to be ready for competitive play. Development of tactical knowledge, technical skills, physicality, psychological health, and teamwork are our top priorities. Respect, good sportsmanship, and being gracious in both victory and defeat is taught and expected from all players in our Youth Academy programs. Read more about our philosophy statement at challengesoccer.com/about-us/philosophy.

East Soccer Programs

East Youth Academy Program: The East Youth Academy program is for more advanced players in the 9 to 10 age group. It provides a challenging environment and is focused on helping kids advance their competitive gameplay and progress. Every player will get play time in at least 50% of each game. Participation includes a uniform, 2x per week practice, and Sunday games for the 10-week season. For further questions about registration, please reach out directly to Ashley Fendley at ashley.fendley@challengesoccer.com.

East Select Program: The East Select program is for middle and high school students who want to pursue a collegiate career. With a sophisticated curriculum, world-class coaches, and extensive training, this program thoroughly prepares players for future collegiate and professional opportunities. Tryouts are required for the Select program. Registration for tryouts can be found at challengesoccer.com/tryouts. For further questions about registration, please reach out directly to Ashley Fendley at ashley.fendley@challengesoccer.com.

FAQ

Q: How old does my child need to be to play in the East Youth Academy program?
A: Our East Youth Academy program is offered to boys and girls from 9 to 10 years old.

Q: How do I register my child for Challenge East Youth Academy?
A: You can register online! Visit our website at challengesoccer.com/academy.

Q: What equipment is provided? What equipment do I need?
A: A uniform is included in registration. All players are required to provide their own ball (size 4), training shirt, and black shorts with white socks, shin guards, cleats, and water.

Q: When does the season start?
A: Practices start on January 24 and games start on February 20. The last game of the season will be May 8.

Q: How many times per week will my team practice?
A: There are two training sessions per week, with games on Sunday for the entirety of the 8-10 game season.

Q: Who will coach my son or daughter’s team?
A: We are proud to say we have incredibly experienced and qualified coaches on our coaching staff. You can find information on which coaches are at your nearest program location at challengesoccer.com/staff.

Q: Where are practices held?
A: We offer our East Youth Academy program at Lindsay/Lyons Park.

Directions

Looking for a soccer team for your child in Humble, Texas? The Challenge East Recreational Soccer branch is located on the east side of Highway 59, just north of Beltway 8. The park is at the intersection of Wilson Road and Atascocita Road, directly across the street from The Gym in Harris County.