Club Sponsorship

Welcome to the Bob Lucido Fields at Covenant Park, home to the Soccer Association of Columbia, destination of choice to over 6000 Howard County, Maryland family residents.

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Howard County, Maryland; birth place to the Soccer Association of Columbia (SAC). Centrally located between Baltimore and Washington DC, Howard County has become one of the fastest-growing regions in the state, “increasing its population by 34% over the past decade.” According to the Howard County Department of Planning and Zoning, “[its] population is projected to grow to 327,635 by 2035.” Currently, Howard County’s citizens are the wealthiest in Maryland and among the most affluent in the nation. According to the 2007 American Community Survey, “Howard County’s Median Household Income of $101,672 ranked third in the country.” (Howard County, Maryland Economic Development Authority)

Serving Howard County residents for over 40 years, the Soccer Association of Columbia has established itself as one of the largest, most successful and economically secure soccer clubs in the Country. SAC opens its doors to more than 6000 youth soccer players and 1000 volunteers, annually, who participate in its programs. With a focus on player development, the successes of SAC’s technical staff and coaches can only be shown through the commitment and progression of its players. Over the years, SAC has seen its best players move on to the U.S. National Program to compete in the World Cup and Olympics. Many other SAC players have played professionally, at home or abroad, and over 500 have represented colleges around the United States. At a club level, SAC teams have won 42 state cup titles, 10 U.S. Regional Titles, and 4 National titles. All of this has been made possible through the dedicated efforts of its long-time COO, James Carlan, Board of Directors, technical staff, volunteers, coaches, employees, and the recent construction of the 54 acre Covenant Park soccer facility.

Opened Memorial Day 2004, the Bob Lucido Fields at Covenant Park have been home to the Soccer Association of Columbia for 8+ years. With 8 athletic fields (soon to be 9), running daily practices; 8-week fall and spring seasons; 2 summer leagues; 1 winter league; 12+ summer camps and 10+ national tournaments annually, Covenant Park averages more than 550,000 visits a year. The state of the art fields are visually stunning and always busy. Covenant Park is where positive memories, unforgettable experiences, and lifelong friendships are made for SAC’s players and families.

In most recent news, SAC, Under Armour (current sponsor), and the Tottenham Hotspur of Barclay’s English Premier League agreed to a relationship that has placed them all in the national spotlight. The Soccer Association of Columbia is now one of few youth soccer clubs in the United States that has established a working partnership with a top, foreign professional club. Beyond the [very successful] camps, coaching education courses, and tournament that Tottenham Hotspur has sponsored and run for SAC members this past spring/summer, 2012, both parties are eager to further strengthen their relationship and grow what has already become a mutually beneficial arrangement.

As we continue to move forward and strive for excellence, the Soccer Association of Columbia invites you to grow with it and support its future endeavors. It is our hope that you will consider contributing to this wonderful SAC community and become a part of its remarkable history. We ask that you please take a moment to review one of the many available sponsorship opportunities that we have to offer. We are confident that you will gain more “kick” for your buck by increasing corporate exposure and support from the largest private sports organization in the County.

Please contact the SAC office for information on available Sponsorship Opportunities:

Soccer Association of Columbia
4560 Centennial Lane, Ellicott City, MD 21042
410-203-9590
sherri@sachc.org

Club Sponsors

Angelo’s Soccer Corner angelosSoccerCornerLogo
Bode Floors  Bode Floors
The Bob Lucido Team  
Classic Photography  Classic Photography & Imaging
The Columbia Bank  The Columbia Bank
Davis, Agnor, Rapaport, Skalny LLC  Davis, Agnor, Rapaport, Skalny LLC
Dick’s Sporting Goods  Dick's Sporting Goods
Glenelg Country School  glenelgCSLogo
Glory Days Grill gloryDaysGrillSponsor
Harris Teeter  Harris Teeter
Kids Super Smile kidsSuperSmile
Pepsi  Pepsi
Praxis Engineering  Praxis Engineering
Sergio’s Soccer Training Sergio's SoccerTraining
Shaw Sports Turf shawSportsTurfLogo
Sonic sonicLogo
Under Armour  Under Armour