Potomac Soccer Association

Registration Instructions

 HOW TO REGISTER THROUGH BLUE SOMBRERO  
PLEASE DO NOT CREATE A NEW ACCOUNT IF YOU ARE A RETURNING PLAYER!
CONTACT: Steve.Olivarez@potomacsoccer.org 
Do not contact Blue Sombrero 
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2016-17 Club FAQs

  • ALL players (new or old) wishing to play for one of the Potomac teams MUST register ONLINE for the appropriate birth year/age group. This tryout registration is the first step to team registration and will be at no charge.  
  • PLEASE REGISTER TO TRY OUT FOR ALL AGE GROUPS/PROGRAMS PRESENTED IN THE BLUE SOMBRERO SYSTEM. This will allow your player to be eligible for all teams in their birth year. Once offered a roster position, you will be sent an email offer with the correct team's registration information. 
  • If you already have an account, please login and click "Register Now" at the bottom of your player’s page. You will be registering for the Travel Soccer Year 2016/2017 Team in your birth year/age group; this will include all tryouts in that birth year/age group. Proceed through checkout to register your player. YOU MUST PLACE THE PROGRAM IN THE CART AND CLICK THROUGH TO "PAY" FOR THE PROGRAM. THERE IS NO CHARGE TO TRY OUT. DO NOT CREATE A DUPLICATE ACCOUNT IF YOU ALREADY HAVE PARTICIPATED IN THE 2015/2016 SOCCER PROGRAM. 
  • Please create an account and add your player(s) as a participant, then click "Register Now" at the bottom of your player’s page. You will be registering for the Travel Soccer Year 2016/2017 Team in your birth year/age group; this will include all tryouts in that birth year/age group. Proceed through checkout to register your player.  
  • Please check the tryout dates under "Girls" or "Boys" for your birth year/age group date, times, and location. CHECK BEFORE GOING TO THE FIELD AS THESE ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE!
  • Please make every effort to attend all tryout dates. Once rosters have been set, you will be contacted by the coach and an "Acceptance Email from Blue Sombrero" will be sent and you should be prepared to accept the roster spot within 48 hours by making an initial payment of $300.00 through your Blue Sombrero Account. 
  • Current Potomac Players

    Over the two week period of the tryout process, all players will attend their scheduled birth year/age group tryouts and will have a team training session each week, as well. The details of your team's training session will be communicated to you by your current coach and/or manager

 

CLICK HERE for a link to the login/create account page. Questions about the registration process? Please try this helpful link: REGISTRATION FAQS 

ALL PLAYERS MUST ATTEND TRYOUTS FOR THEIR CURRENT BIRTH YEAR/AGE GROUP. PLAYERS PLAYING UP WILL BE CONSIDERED AFTER TRYOUTS AND AT THE RECOMMENDATION OF THEIR COACH TO THE TECHNICAL DIRECTOR.

Technical Director, Rob Ryerson

2016/2017 Girls Tryout Schedule

Age Group Birth Year Coaches Supplemental Tryout (Day, Date, Times, Field Location) Supplemental Tryout (Day, Date, Times, Field Location)
U8 2009+ John Hill
Contact the coaches
U9 2008 John Hill Contact the coaches
U10 2007 Marty Stiteler, Danny KovackSteve Olivarez Contact the coaches 
 
U11 2006 Becky PantzarAndy Wilder Contact the coaches 
 
U12 2005 Becky Pantzar, Ben EvelerSteve Olivarez Contact the coaches 
U13 2004 Ryan Defibaugh, Mars Rabara Contact the coaches  
U14 2003 Jesse Balsamo, Theo Botchway, Jason Travis Contact the coaches
U15 2002 Steve Knapman, Theo Botchway, Ryan Defibaugh Contact the coaches
U16 2001 Steve Knapman Contact the coaches
U17 2000 Dave KovackWilly Kabwasa Contact the coaches
U18 1999 Willy Kabwasa
Contact the coaches
U19 1998 Willy Kabwasa & Louis Lyons Sundays, 1/15 & 1/22; 3-4:30pm; Connelly School of the Holy Child Outdoor Turf Thursdays, 1/19 & 1/26; 5-6pm; Discovery Sports Center

Friday, 5/20; 6-7:30pm; Connelly School of the Holy Child Turf
Friday, 5/20; 6-7:30pm; Connelly School of the Holy Child Turf
Tuesday; 5/17; 8-9:30pm; Lakelands Park Turf

Thursday, 5/26; 5:30-7pm; Churchill HS Stadium
Thursday, 5/26; 5:30-7pm; Churchill HS Stadium

Contact the coaches 

2016/2017 Girls Teams and Program Information

Girls Teams/Programs

U-8 (3 teams) - 2009 Birth Year and younger

No tiering

Play Days or Scrimmage Fests (2) 

League – OBSL (Saturdays in Fall/Spring)

Format: 4v4


U-9 (3 teams) - 2008 Birth Year 

Tiering/Leagues

CCL (2)                   

Local Events – 4

Format: 7v7
OBSL

Local Events – Scrimmage Fests or Tournaments (2)

Format: 5v5 or 7v7


U-10 (3 teams) - 2007 Birth Year

Tiering/Leagues

CCL                     

Local Events – Scrimmage Fests or Tournaments (4)

Format: 7v7

OBSL                  

Local Events  - Scrimmage Fests or Tournaments (2)

Format: 7v7


U-11 (3 teams) - 2006 Birth Year

Tiering/Leagues

CCL                                        

CCL II                                    

WAGS                 

Local Events/Tournaments (4)

Format: 8v8


U-12 (3 teams) - 2005 Birth Year

Tiering/Leagues

CCL                        

CCL II                    

WAGS

Local Events/Tournaments (4)

Format: 8v8


U-13 (3 teams) - 2004 Birth Year

Tiering/Leagues

CCL                        

CCL II  
Events/Tournaments (5)   
WAGS                  

Events/Tournaments (4)

Format: 11v11


U-14 (3 teams) - 2003 Birth Year

Tiering/Leagues

CCL                         

CCL II
Events/Tournaments (5)
WAGS                    

Events/Tournaments (4)
Format: 11v11


U-15 (3 teams) - 2002 Birth Year

Tiering/Leagues

CCL
CCL II                       

Events/Tournaments (5)

WAGS 

Events/Tournaments (4)
Format: 11v11 


U-16 (2 teams) - 2001 Birth Year

Tiering/Leagues

CCL                       

Events/Tournaments (6) - includes 2 CCL Showcases & State Cup
WAGS
Events/Tournaments (5)
Format: 11v11


U-17 (1 team) - 2000 Birth Year                                 

Tiering/Leagues

CCL

Events/Tournaments (6) - includes 2 CCL Showcases & State Cup
Format: 11v11

U-18 (1 team) - 1999 Birth Year

Tiering/Leagues
CCL
Events/Tournaments (6) - includes 2 CCL Showcases & State Cup
Format: 11v11

U-18/19 (1 team) - 1998 Birth Year
Tiering/Leagues
CCL
Events/Tournaments (6) - includes 2 CCL Showcases & State Cup
Format: 11v11