Charlotte Soccer Academy

Update 7-6-2020

Thank you for your interest in CSA Competitive Soccer! We have concluded group tryouts, but there are still some spots available.

Please reach out to the appropriate Director of Coaching with inquiries about team openings, click on the name to email!


 CSA-Charlotte Boys
 9U/10U Youth Academy Boys
 Matt Ford
 11U-12U-13U Boys
 Raymond Fraser
 14U-15U-16U Boys
 Ben Cook
 17U-18U-19U Boys
 Gary Forbes
 CSA-Charlotte Girls
 9U-10U Youth Academy Girls
 Erk Imler
 11U-12U-13U Girls
 Stephano WIlliams
 14U-15U-16U Girls
 Andrew Brown
 17U-18U-19U Girls
 Gary Forbes
 9U/10U Youth Academy Boys and Girls
 Tyler Andrus
 11U Boys and Girls
 Tyler Andrus
 12U and Older Boys and Girls
 Andy Guevara
 CSA Palisades
 All Age Groups
 Dan Tannir
 CSA Uptown
 All Boys Age Groups
 Ethan Kilby
 All Girls Age Groups
 Catie Stewart
 CSA North/Huntersville
 9U/10U Youth Academy Huntersville
 Andrew Steedman
 9U/10U Youth Academy North
 Chris Ryan
 11U/12U Huntersville
 Andrew Steedman
 11U/12U North
 Scott Fischer
 13U North Huntersville
 Scott Fischer
 14U-15U North Huntersville
 Michael Swan
 16U-19U North Huntersville
 Ruffin Tanner

Club Information

Charlotte Soccer Academy - Our Mission

An integrated soccer experience
Access to all levels of play.

Quality coaching and instruction
State-of-the-art curriculum for our players.

Reasonable fees
Leverage buying power, sponsorships and size to provide the best value for our members.

Investment in player development at all levels
Each player will have a balanced and fulfilling experience regardless of the level of play.

A family oriented environment
Players and staff will make friendships that will last a lifetime.


We are excited to present our evaluation and tryout information for 2020! Due to the tentative return-to-play dates and availability of facilities, all information is SUBJECT TO CHANGE. The information below will be updated frequently - please be sure check back for changes and updates - and refresh your page to load the latest info!

General Club Information

We have seven geographic regions within Charlotte Soccer Academy. When registering for tryouts, please be sure to select the appropriate region.  Although we may request that players change regions following tryouts, please register for tryouts in the region that is your first choice.

Charlotte Soccer Academy - Uptown (CSA-Uptown)
CSA expanded to the Uptown area in Fall 2019 and this season we will be holding evaluations and tryouts for 9U through 16U boys and girls. Locations used for practice and home games may include Randolph Middle School, Charlotte Preparatory School, McClintock Middle School and Sharon Elementary School. 

Charlotte Soccer Academy - Palisades (CSA-Palisades)
Based in the Lake Wylie/Steele Creek area, CSA-Palisades will hold evaluations and tryouts for 9U through 15U boys and girls. Teams will practice and play home games at Harris Teeter Fields @The Palisades (14600 Grand Palisades Parkway, Charlotte).

Charlotte Soccer Academy - Palmetto FC (CSA-Palmetto)
CSA is serving our South Carolina residents with the CSA-Palmetto section, which will form teams for boys and girls in age groups 13U - 19U. These teams will participate in the SCYSA leagues.  Teams will practice and play home games at Harris Teeter Fields @ The Palisades (14600 Grand Palisades Parkway, Charlotte).

Charlotte Soccer Academy - Huntersville (CSA-Huntersville)
CSA expanded to the Huntersville & Lake Norman areas in the 2016-2017 season. Teams will practice and play games at local Huntersville fields and the Strikers Soccer Center (Alexandriana Rd, Huntersville). Read more about CSA-Huntersville by clicking here.

Charlotte Soccer Academy - North (CSA-North)
CSA-North teams will practice and play home games at the
Red Ventures Complex near the Davidson Road (NC 73) exit of I-85 and/or Frank Liske Park. Teams will occasionally utilize Harrisburg Park fields for practice. Read more about CSA-North by clicking here.

Charlotte Soccer Academy - Matthews/Mint Hill (CSA-Matthews/Mint Hll)
These teams will be based at Colonel Beatty Park, just south of the town of Matthews adjacent to the Union County border. Teams will practice at Colonel Beatty Park, Hellenic Park, and the Mecklenburg County Sportsplex located in Matthews. Read more about CSA-Matthews/Mint Hill by clicking here.

Charlotte Soccer Academy - Charlotte (CSA-Charlotte)
This is our largest division. These teams will be based at locations throughout the south Charlotte area, including Flat Branch Park (Polo Ridge ES), William R. Davie Park, Jay M Robinson Middle School and our new facility in Pineville, the OrthoCarolina Sportsplex. This is our largest division. Read more about CSA-Charlotte by clicking here.

Please note: Teams for each region will be selected from the tryout registrations for that region! You must attend tryouts for the region where you wish to play on a team.

National and Regional Programs at CSA

CSA offers the opportunity for elite players to compete in regional and national leagues.

For players interested in our 11U and 12U Pre-ECNL program, please register and plan to attend the regional tryouts for your age group detailed below. For 2020-2021, we are introducing Pre-ECNL Girls program. For more information, please contact Ben Cook at [email protected]. More info on the Pre-ECNL program is available here and you can view the introductory video here.

Players interested in our ECNL and Elite teams for U13 through U18/19 in the South or North/Huntersville sections, please register for tryouts and contact Steve Magee [email protected]

For information on our ECNL National teams for U13 through U18/19 (formerly US Development Academy teams) please contact the directors:
  Boys: Steve Gummer [email protected]
  Girls: Brian Moore [email protected]

2020-2021 Club Structure and DOC and Coaching Slates

Director and Club Structure Diagram - Boys Click here
Director and Club Structure Diagram - GirlsClick here
Coach and Team List - ALL AREAS
Click here
Team Tournament List - 11U/12U All locations
Click here
Team Tournament List - 13U-19U All locationsClick here

2020-2021 Club Fees

Club Fees for 2020-2021 - All Locations
Click here

Contact Us

Charlotte Soccer Academy
13333 Dorman Road 
Pineville, North Carolina 28134
Email Us: [email protected]
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