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Select League U11-U19

Missed tryouts? Get in touch!

If you are interested in trying out for a Boerne Soccer Club Select team but missed tryouts (Birth Years 2011-2003), please contact our Director of Coaching to join in a summer session!

MEET OUR DIRECTOR OF COACHING: WAYNE BARTLETT

Wayne was raised in London, England. Prior to moving to the U.S. in 2013, Wayne earned his English FA Level 1 & 2 coaching qualifications after injuries as a player led him to a career in coaching. He has since earned his NSCAA (now USC) National Diploma, National Youth License, Director of Coaching Diploma, USSF B License, and is a coach on the South Texas Olympic Development Program (ODP) staff.

Wayne is in his 7th year at Boerne Soccer Club and has served as the Director of Coaching since June 2017.

Wayne lives in San Antonio with his wife, Patrice, and three children, Errol, Etta and Bron.

"It is a privilege to be able to coach youth soccer players and be a part of their development both as players and as people.  Having experience not only as a player and coach, but as a parent with young children of my own,  I understand even more the responsibility we have as coaches in providing an environment to nurture players growth and foster a love for what they do to bring out the best in them." - Wayne Bartlett

Select Soccer Overview

For players that are U11 and older (currently 2010 and older), our competitive program is called Select. 

Our core values of loyalty, honesty, and positivity, impact upon every training session and game that we coach.

BSC Select players are coached by our dedicated, nationally licensed team of coaches to a club curriculum in accordance with the United States Soccer Federation (USSF). This curriculum is designed and implemented to nurture the technical, tactical, physical and psychological aspects of a player within a team environment, while fostering a love for the game.

Our aim is to develop players' technical ability and nurture strong fundamentals, while being capable of making decisions independently for success in individual, group and team situations on the soccer field. We want BSC teams to play exciting soccer, and our coaches, players and parents to hold themselves to the highest standards.

Our focus is on the development of the player and person. Success, in terms of results, is a byproduct of effective development and a positive coaching environment. 

FAQ's

Do I have to register for tryouts? Yes. All tryout registration information is used to plan for the season ahead.
What if I am a new player and unable to attend tryout dates? There will be additional opportunities to be placed on a team for those that cannot attend. Please inform wbartlett@boernesoccer.org so this can be noted
Who will be the coach? Coaches will be assigned to teams by tryouts.
How often do we train? Players can practice up to 4 times a week. 2x team sessions, 4x focusing on areas including individual ball mastery, speed and agility, balance and coordination.
Do goalkeepers have training? Yes. Goalkeeper training takes place every evening Mon-Thu, with our qualified goalkeeping coach.
What are the season dates? Fall: August 3 - December 17. Spring: January 18 - May 13
How many league games will we play? Up to 8 games per season (8 Fall, 8 Spring)
What will be our level of play? Teams will play at the level most competitive & appropriate for their development. More info here: https://www.boernesoccer.org/levelofplay
Will we play in tournaments? All teams participate in a pre and post season tournament dependent on player availability
What is Spring Cup Play? All Select teams participate in nationwide cup play in March & April. Level of cup competition is the level most competitive & appropriate for development. www.stxsoccer.org/spring_cups/
Registration Cost? U11:$1550 U12:$1695 U16 Senior Teams :$1250 Extended payment plans available
Non-profit status Boerne Soccer Club is a Non-profit organization that has served the Boerne community since 1979
Can I receive payment assistance? Financial assistance is available through our scholarship fund, financial aid and flexible payment plans. Please contact our Registrar
What teams are at BSC? BSC have boys and girls teams for players at every age group/birth year, from 2011 through to 2003

additional select player features

Boerne Virtual FC - Online Platform Access

Every Select player at Boerne Soccer Club has access to our club online platform, Boerne Virtual FC, where players are connected with their coach, teammates and club directors throughout the season and even the off-season. This program sees players have access to content made by BSC Coaches, for BSC players, to support their individual development when they are away from the training field.

Coaching Opportunities for High School Players

A unique element to being a select player at Boerne Soccer Club is the opportunity for all select players to become a coach in our recreational program as soon as they have reached high school. We have had so many BSC players take advantage of this opportunity and the chance to teach soccer as well as learn from their own coaches. This has seen wonderful opportunities to develop character and life skills for the select players, but most importantly it has served our younger recreational players with a younger role model to aid in their love of soccer through their energy and enthusiasm for the game.

QUESTIONS?

Please contact:

Wayne Bartlett

Wayne Bartlett

Director of Coaching