The DCG Soccer Club’s 9U/10U Academy program is designed to allow players at this age level an opportunity to increase their development in the game of soccer.
DCGSC participates in the 9U/10U Iowa Soccer Academy League and follows the state association's developmental guidelines, which include:
Program focuses on establishing an appropriate training environment to allow players to develop to their full potential and prepare them for the next level of soccer experiences.
Set training program with mixed training groups following a structured curriculum. The program is geared towards further developing the individual player.
Balanced teams are formed to play in the ISL Academy league and festivals, rosters will change at least 50% season to season, and coaches will do their best to provide players 50% playing time in matches, rotating positions & starters.
Mandatory coach education, training is conducted by licensed professionals and assisted by parent-volunteer coaches who have a minimum of 7v7 Grassroots Course.