2018 DEVELOPMENT ACADEMY SPRING SHOWCASE

Academy Event Essentials

Fast Facts

  • 2018 Development Academy Spring Showcase Schedule: April 6 - April 10 Online | PDF
  • Field Map: BB&T Soccer Complex at Bryan Park | 6105 Townsend Road, Browns Summit, NC 27214
  • Academy HQ: The Academy offices are located next to Field 6. Roster books will be available for scouts and college coaches at the College Coach & Scout Hospitality tent located next to the Academy offices.

Schedules*

2018 Development Academy Spring Showcase Schedule: April 6 - April 10 Online | PDF

All showcase games are 40-minute halves for the U-14 and U-15 age groups and 45-minute halves for both the U-16/17 age group.

*All game times and field #'s are subject to change based on field suitability at BB&T Soccer Complex at Bryan Park. All game times are listed in Eastern Time.

Training Schedule

All teams who request training time will receive a 1-hour time block on a field. Clubs may sign up for training times here: Training Sign Up. Please note: Clubs may use their reserved training times for any age group, but clubs that have more than one age group that will be training are asked to share a field. All training times are subject to change or cancellation, at the discretion of Academy staff.

Feature Games

The Development Academy will highlight the quality of clubs and players with a series of Feature Games, which will be streamed live by U.S. Soccer. The link to view the Feature Games will be available at www.ussoccerda.com. All games will be played at BB&T Soccer Complex at Bryan Park - Field 1. Below is the schedule of Feature Games at the 2018 Development Academy Spring Showcase:

Feature Game Schedule
Date Time (ET) Home Away
4/7/2018 9:00 AM NC Courage U-15 Oakwood Soccer Club U-15
4/7/2018 11:00 AM Cincinnati Development Academy U-15 LA Galaxy San Diego U-15
4/8/2018 1:30 PM LAFC Slammers U-16/17 Sky Blue PDA U-16/17
4/8/2018 3:45 PM Michigan Hawks U-15 Reign Academy U-15
4/9/2018 11:00 AM Nationals U-14 San Diego Surf U-14
4/9/2018 1:15 PM FC Fury NY U-15 Eclipse Select Soccer Club U-15
4/10/2018 11:15 AM Legends FC U-16/17 New York City FC U-16/17
4/10/2018 1:30 PM Penn Fusion Soccer Academy U-15 FC Dallas U-15

Social Media

Follow the Development Academy on Twitter (@ussoccer_acad), Instagram (@ussoccer_acad), Snapchat (@ussoccer_acad) and Facebook for all of the latest stories, photos, and news for the entire event. Share your videos and photos with U.S. Soccer by using #SpringShowcase, and/or #WorldClassDA.

Inclement and Severe Weather

Communication will be sent by the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Office confirming all schedule changes due to inclement weather. This communication will be sent to each club's Academy Director and Administrator via email and will be available at the U.S. Soccer Office Headquarters.

In the event of severe weather in the area, all club Academy Directors and Administrators will receive email communication from the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Office detailing the emergency procedures. Additionally, our staff on-site will notify all teams/spectators of field closures and instructions for evacuation if needed.

Sports Medicine & Hydration

U.S. Soccer will provide all medical coverage during the event. Medical tents are located throughout the complex.

POWERADE is the Hydration Partner of U.S. Soccer. All sideline hydration will be exclusively provided by POWERADE.

Touchline Video

To purchase Development Academy Winter Showcase video packages, please visit Touchline Video.

 

Roster Eligibility

The deadline to add players and staff to your rosters that will be participating in Spring Showcase is Wednesday, March 28th at 5:00 pm CT. All staff members and athletic trainers must be fully registered and approved by the Academy prior to this deadline in order to be in the technical area during games.

For more detailed information on the Spring Showcase, including rules and regulations, game operations, and team logistics, please reference the 2017-18 Development Academy Rules and Regulations here.

Parking

Public parking is located next to Field 14 and Field 17. Referee parking is located near Field 11. There is no charge for parking.

Merchandise

U.S. Soccer's official store will located next to Field 3. Purchase your official DA gear on site or online here.