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2020 Travel Teams

WINTER TRAINING BEGINS JANUARY 12th

Winter training will start on the 12th of January and conclude on the 29th of March at St. John’s University on Gagliardi Field in the Skalicky Dome.  There is no training on Super Bowl Sunday.
Address: St. John's University Dome - 2700 Abbey Rd, Collegeville, MN 56321

In order for all players to maximize winter training opportunities we will be training players by age groups versus by teams.  Training will be conducted by trainers, and coaches are encouraged to attend as they are available.  Players are encouraged to attend as many sessions as possible. 

Below is the schedule and the map of the dome divided into thirds, showing what groups will be trained when and where—groups will train for an hour on the following dates and times as outlined on the maps of the dome below.

Girls - Winter Training Schedule

Date U9/U10 U11/U12/U13/U14 U15/U16/U17/U18
January 12 - Winter Kick-off 5 to 6 p.m. 4 to 5 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m.
January 19 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m.
January 26 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m.
February 16 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m.
February 23 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m.
February 9 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m.
March 1 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m.
March 8 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m.
March 15 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m.
March 22 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m.
March 29 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m.

Boys - Winter Training Schedule

Date U9/U10 U11/U12 U13/U14/U15 U17/U18
January 12 - Winter Kick-off 5 to 6 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 4 to 5 p.m. 4 to 5 p.m.
January 19 6 to 7 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m.
January 26 6 to 7 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m.
February 9 6 to 7 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m.
February 16 6 to 7 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m.
February 23 6 to 7 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m.
March 1 6 to 7 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m.
March 8 6 to 7 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m.
March 15 6 to 7 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m.
March 22 6 to 7 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m.
March 29 6 to 7 p.m. 6 to 7 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m. 5 to 6 p.m.

Winter Training Kick-off

Special Guest Trainer: Geison Moura
We are excited to have Geison Moura help us kick off our winter training series, only on January 12. Geison Moura is a former Minnesota United FC professional, Brazilian soccer player and Founder/Owner of Stimulus Athletic.  Having grown up in Brazil, a country that is all about soccer, Geison has played professionally in Brazil, the U.S.A., and Singapore. 

Uniform Sizing - Samples at Winter Kick-off

We will be using the same uniforms we used last year; however, for any new players that need to order or returning players who need a new size, we will have sample uniforms from Stimulus Athletics at the dome for our Winter Training Kick-off that they can try on to find their size. Uniform store will open for two weeks in February.

Winter Training Gear - Player should bring:

  • A Ball (Size 4 for U9-U12 or Size 5 for U13-U19)
  • Plenty of fluids 
  • Be dressed in athletic or soccer attire
  • Cleats (no metal spikes) and use shin guards
  • We suggest that players who wear glasses use a strap, as well as players who require prescription sunglasses
  • Winter training at the dome can get cold, we recommend dressing in layers.

MYSA New League Formation

Please note that Minnesota Youth Soccer Association (MYSA) has changed their league offerings for the 2019 - 2020 Season; "Black and Blue” leagues are replacing the Classic/C2 and C3, Maroon and Gold leagues. As well as, the “Minnesota League One” is replacing the Classic/C1 leagues.

  • Gold and Classic 3/C3 teams will change to Blue league
  • Maroon and Classic 2/C2 teams will change to to Black league
  • Classic 1/C1 9v9 (11U and 12U) teams transition to Minnesota Futures League
  • Classic 1/C1 11v11 (13U to 19U) teams transition to Minnesota League One