The Select program is designed to provide the most skilled players in the Recreational Program with the opportunity to compete at a higher level, while still playing locally. Select teams are formed on a tryout-basis. All players involved in the Select Level are guaranteed 50% of game play time.

Program Details

Age Restrictions
Division placement is based on the player’s gender and year of birth. Players are permitted to play up (with permission), but not play down.

Gender Restriction
SAC adheres to a strict gender-based team policy. There are no coed teams allowed in the Select Program. There will be no exceptions made at the request of parents in this regard.

Consult our Fee Schedule for details. Registration is for Fall/Spring or Spring only play.

Team Formation
Select Teams are formed on a tryout basis. Primary tryouts are held in May/June for the following seasonal year (Fall and Spring); Supplemental tryouts are held as needed and are posted on our website

Tryout Dates
Upcoming Select team tryouts will be posted, by age, to the “Tryout” section of our website.

Select teams practice twice per week. Coaches select the time, day, and location of practice, usually at local Howard County Public School fields.

Games are typically played on Fridays and/or Sundays (depending on age) and sometimes on Saturdays. Game times can range from early morning to late afternoon. Games will be played at either the Lucido Fields at Covenant Park, Howard Community College Fields or on Howard County Public School Fields.

Club provides jersey, shorts and socks.

Required Equipment
Parents are expected to provide for their child: an appropriately sized ball, water, shin guards and soccer cleats.