About the program
Buckhead United Academy and Select Soccer Program powered by the Carl E. Sanders YMCA offers your players the opportunity to compete at the highest level within Georgia. Our locations are affiliated with US Youth Soccer and Georgia Soccer. Our developmental program is structured to provide maximum instruction for each and every player, preparing him or her to compete at their highest level of play.
Nationally and State certified coaches will emphasize development of ability on the ball and ball control, including individual skills: footwork, passing, defending tactics, dribbling and shooting. The training players will receive is designed to keep every player active with the ball at all possible times.
The U.S. Youth Soccer Association groups players into competitive age groups.
U8 (Pre-Academy 2012 Birth Year)
U9 (2011 Birth Year)
U10 (2010 Birth Year)
U11 (2009 Birth Year)
U12 (2008 Birth Year)
Competitive soccer teams play for two seasons Fall (August through November) and Spring (February through May)
See full age group chart