Updates and Notifications
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 8:45am
Rec Registration link:
Sunday, March 19, 2017 - 11:45pm
Registration for rec opened on Feb. 13th and close Mar. 19th
Monday, February 13, 2017 - 8:00am
Registration for rec will open on Feb. 13th and close Mar. 19th
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 9:30am
Parents and Players,
The DATE AND LOCATION HAVE CHANGED for the FC Wheeling United High School tryouts for the upcoming spring season due to several other soccer events taking place locally on the original date. Please see below for updated information.
FC Wheeling United will be holding open tryouts on Saturday, November 12th at the 16th Street Complex in East Wheeling. Girls tryouts will be from 12:00pm to 2:00pm and the Boys tryouts will be from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Players born in years 1998 thru 2002 are eligible to try out. (Please note: only boys or girls currently in high school are eligible to try out) There will be $10 non-refundable fee due at the time of try outs. Please plan to arrive 15 to 20 minutes prior to the start of tryouts in order to complete the necessary paperwork or print the attached form and fill out prior. The registration form must be signed by a parent or guardian to be permitted to participate in tryout activity.
Coaches for this years’ teams will be as follows:
High School Boys:
Ryan Wall will be the head coach of the Boys High School Team. As a coach, Wall spent four seasons as Assistant Coach with Wheeling Jesuit Men's Soccer, and has Irish and English Football Association coaching certifications. As a player, he was 4-year starter at NAIA college soccer powerhouse, University of Rio Grande, Ohio, and has several years of experience in the UK as a professional and semi-professional. Ryan has coached for several years in the FC Wheeling United Program and has produced some very competitive teams.
High School Girls:
Barry Christmas will be coaching the High School Girls Team. Barry has been an assistant Men's coach at Bethany College and the Head Women's coach at Bethany College. He is currently the head Women's coach at West Liberty University. Christmas is also on the WV State and Region 1 ODP staff as well as a WV state education coach. Barry coached a Professional youth team and Reserve team for Northwich Victoria in England. He holds a UEFA 'A' License and an Advanced National NSCAA coaching qualification. Christmas is also a veteran coach of the FC Wheeling United club and has had several standout teams in recent years.
If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact me. If anyone wishing to tryout has a conflict and cannot be there, please let me know as soon as possible and I will forward your information to the coaches for consideration.
Please feel free to pass this information on to anyone you think may be interested in trying out for either of the teams.
Matthew Otto, Registrar
FC Wheeling United
U4 - Sundays from 1-2 for 4 weeks. Likely will begin on 9/11/16. Pine Room Field.
U5 - Saturdays 2:30-3:30 for 6 weeks. Likely will begin pn 9/10/16. Pine Room Field.
U6 - Saturdays 1:00-2:00 for 8 weeks. Likely will begin on 9/10/16. Pine Room Field.
U7 - Thursdays 6:00-7:00 and Saturdyas 10:00-11:00. (Tuesdays may be added near end of season) Likely will begin on 9/7/16. Field 1.
U8 - Wednesdays 6:00-7:00 and Saturdays 11:30-12:30. (Mondays may be added near end of season) Likely begin on 9/8/16. Field 1.
U10Boys - Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00-7:00, Saturdays 9:30-10:30. Games will be scheduled after registration. Pine Room and Field 2.
U10 Girls - Mondays and Wednesdays 6:00-7:00, Saturdays 11:00-12:00. Games will be scheduled after registration. Pine Room and Field 2.
U12Boys - Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00-7:00, Saturdays 9:30-10:30. Games will be scheduled after registration. Pine Room and Field 3.
U12Girls - Mondays and Wednesdays 6:00-7:00, Saturdays 11:00-12:00. Games will be scheduled after registration. Pine Room and Field 3.
U14Co-ed - TBA , schedule will be announced after registration depending on number of teams and coaches. Fields 1, 3, 4, 5.