Empire United Soccer Academy

Empire Revolution's US Soccer Development Academy Tryout Information

Tryouts set for Tuesday, July 15th at the University of Rochester

Empire Revolution will be holding tryouts for the US Soccer Development Academy teams on Tuesday, July 15th at the University of Rochester.  Tryouts will be for the following teams and birth years, and more specific times and locations will be released soon:

  • U17/18 Development Academy - 6:00 - 8:00pm - for all 1996 and 1997 Boys 
  • U15/16 Development Academy - 7:00 - 9:00pm - for all 1998 and 1999 Boys
  • U13/14 Development Academy - 6:00 - 8:00pm - for all 2000 and 2001 Boys

Registration will take place in the lobby of the Goergen Athletic Center.  Tryouts will take place on Fauver Stadium (turf), Towers Field (turf), and North Field (grass), so please come prepared for both turf or grass fields.  


Empire Revolution is the only member of the US Soccer Development Academy in New York West, and is the only youth soccer affiliate to the New England Revolution of Major League Soccer.  Placed in the Development Academy's Northeast Division, Empire Revolution's Development Acacemy schedule included the following opponents:

  • New England Revolution* - Foxboro, MA (Major League Soccer)
  • New York Red Bulls* - New York City (Major League Soccer)
  • Montreal Impact* - Montreal, Quebec (Major League Soccer)
  • Sporting Kansas City - Kansas City (Major League Soccer)
  • Oakwood Soccer Club* - Hartford, CT 
  • BW Gotschee Academy* - New York City 
  • FC  Bolts Celtic* - Boston, MA
  • Albertson SC* - Long Island, NY
  • Beachside/South Central (BSC CT)* - Hartford, CT
  • Seacoast United * - New Hampshire/Maine
  • Everton FC Westchester* - Westchester, NY
  • Carolina Rapids - North Carolina (Affiliate of Colorado Rapids of Major League Soccer)
  • Indiana Fire - Indianapolis, IN (Affiliate of Chicago Fire of Major League Soccer)

​* denotes member of Northeast Division, played twice each season

For a map and listing of all US Soccer Development Academy members, please visit www.ussoccer.com/development-academy/clubs.

For more information on the US Soccer Development Academy, please visit www.ussoccer.com/development-academy.