Welcome to NSSA's Competitive Soccer Program

NSSA is one of the longest standing soccer clubs within Minnesota youth soccer.  NSSA is excited to introduce soccer players of all ages and abilities to a great development atmosphere where they will learn key fundamentals to becoming a great soccer player.  Each year NSSA fields boys and girls soccer teams in age groups ranging from U9 through U18.  Our teams continue to experience tremendous success each year, by putting the love of the game first. 

2014 Fall & 2015 Competitive Documents 

What is Competitive Soccer?

2015 Try-Out Changes: FAQs

2014 Fall Competitive: FAQs

Fall Competitive Commitment Message 

2015 Try-out Format: What to Expect and How to Prepare

Age Group Chart

Note to Potential Premier, C1 and Maroon Level Players

Fall 2014/Summer 2015 Competitive Soccer Tryouts

 U9 AND U10

Dates: July 29th  & July 31st

Time:   U9 Boys & Girls             5:30  to 7:00 pm

U10 Boys & Girls           7:00  to 8:30 pm

Cost: FREE

Location: Chippewa Middle School, 5000 Hodgson Road, North Oaks, MN 55126

Note:  Players should register in advance and plan on attending BOTH sessions. U9 and U10 families (Boys or Girls) that cannot make both or one of the tryouts should contact the Boys & Girls Competitive Directors as soon as possible.  Accommodations will be made for U9/10 players as much as reasonably possible.  NSSA cannot gaurantee team placement, but will do its best to work with families.  On-site registration will be accommodated.



There are two sessions:   August 2nd AND August 3rd  (Players are expected to participate in BOTH sessions)


U11 Boys & Girls                        8:00  to 10:00 am

U12 Boys & Girls                       10:00 to 12:00 am

U13 & U14 Boys                         12:00 to   2:00 pm

U13 Girls                                    12:00 to   2:00 pm

U14 Girls                                    2:00 to   4:00 pm

U15 Boys & Girls                        4:00 to   6:00 pm

U16 – U18 Boys & Girls               6:00 to   8:00 pm

Cost:  $30 per player (non-refundable)

Location:  Chippewa Middle School, 5000 Hodgson Road, North Oaks, MN 55126

Note: Players should register in advance and plan to attend BOTH sessions.  If you will be missing a session please contact the Boys & Girls Competitive Directors. On-site registration will be accommodated.


 Team Invitations

Invitations to teams will be sent via e-mail to families between 8/4 and 8/7.  Accepting invitations and registering must occur between 8/7 and 8/9.  Families on vacation must PLAN AHEAD to be able to monitor e-mail for invitations and register PROMPTLY by 8/9 or otherwise communicate or lose a roster slot offered to the player.


Questions?  Contact:  Joe Cox   Boys Competitive Director   or  Sean Stinnett  Girls Competitive Director

Click here to register

NSSA Competitive Soccer Handbooks
Managers of competitive traveling teams should download the NSSA Team Manger’s Handbook:

Coaches of competitive traveling teams should download the NSSA Soccer Coaching Handbook:
DRAFT Competitive Coach Selection Policy
Please provide your feedback

Attached please find a draft policy proposed to your board to manage the coach evaluation process.  This proposal was submitted by a member of the board who wishes feedback on the document.

Please provide your feedback to any of our board members by the end of May or submit your feedback to:


Feedback can be forwarded to our president:  NSSA President


NSSA Competitive Coach Selection Policy DRAFT ONLY