American River FC 2014 Youth Academy
American River will be accepting players into their 2014 Youth Academy during club tryouts on Jan 31 – Feb 2, 2014.
All interested and serious players born between 8/1/2006 – 7/31/2008 will be admitted to the Academy. The Academy
will begin training in March and continue through the summer, with the option of competing in fall league. Our
Youth Academy teams will compete in the NorCal Premier league and attend local play dates and tournaments.
Our philosophy is to provide all players with a positive and fun learning environment with an emphasis on
developing each players technical development and psychomotor skills. The structure of the Academy is meant
to be flexible to allow players the ability to play other sports as well as participate on local recreational
based teams if they choose.
Player Fees: $100 Registration fee and $25 per month coaching fee. The registration fee will include an ARFC
Academy Training shirt. A $25 monthly fee will cover all training sessions, league games and
Flyer: ARFC 2014 Youth Academy
Youth Academy Director
Coaching Experience: 14 years
Licenses: USSF D License / NSCAA National Diploma
Certifications: Coerver Youth Diploma / Advanced Florentina
Playing Experience: NCAA Division 1 (Bucknell University)
Contact: ARFC Academy Coach
Youth Academy Coaches/Trainers
Scott Franzen, Corey Auernig, Jason Humphrey
Freddie Santos, Scott Pieri, Mike Battistessa
Josh Palone, Kyle Shelton
Who: All U7-U8 aged boys and girls for the 2014-2015 season.
Dates: Jan 30, Feb 1st, and 2nd