The US Soccer Development Academy each year stage a payoff competition leading to a national championship for the 32 best performing of its nearly 80 senior clubs.

For the forth straight year BW Gottschee has a team in this competition – Our U16 team having locked in their inclusion last weekend and finished up their regular season this weekend with a win over New England Revolution.

They also clinched the Northeast division for the second time in three years. The 32 team group is dominated by MLS and other clubs serving large market populations.

  • The players and families in our club who remain patient will continue to excel at the older ages.
  • BW Gottschee not only has one of best college placement records in the country but continues to compete on even terms with the some of the best clubs in the United States.
  • Making the Academy playoffs for the forth year in a row is major accomplishment for the club and the U16 boys look forward to competing with the best this country offers.