Futsal and Indoor Registration

FutsalThe time of year is here for Indoor and Futsal registration.  The Futsal league starts in mid-November and are scheduled to play at the WMU Rec. Center.  There is a Q&A meeting on Saturday at 10-11 AM at the WMU rec facility indoor tennis courts for FUTSAL.  There will be 2 fields set up for the players to kick around. One for U10- U12 and the other for U13- U14.  Coach Ernesto will go over the basics of the game and rules and will answer any questions you may have.  If you are interested in your team participating, you do want to attend to learn a little more about the game.  Again this will be an open field for the children to scrimmage for an hour, and it is more a Q&A about the league and games, so don’t expect a very organized .

If you are interested in more information please contact your coach or Coach Jorge Cortes jcl_post@yahoo.com .

Indoor soccer is also happening, if there are players wishing to play indoor even though their team is not playing ,they should contact Coach Jorge Cortes at jcl_post@yahoo.com  so he can try to find them a group to play with.

KSC U11 Boys Kingdom Cup Champs!

KSC U11 Boys Team

The KSC Boys U-11 Red Team won their division in the Kingdom Cup soccer tournament which was held on September 25th-27th.  The KSC U-11 Red Team played in the U-11 Gold bracket and went 4 – 0 through the tournament.  The team had a 15 to 9 goal differential (+6) 5 in route to winning their division.


Goalkeeper Training


Goalkeeper training will be October 9 and October 15th.  This training will be run by KSC’s Director of Coaching Jorge Cortes.
Depending on the level of interest Coach Jorge will schedule more than one session to divide the groups in the appropriate skill level.

Cost: $5 per player per 45 minute session.

Time and location is:
4:30- 5:15 at Westfield Park.

Any coach interested in getting a few training ideas for the goalkeeper is welcome to come.

KSC Sticker


Great Blog for Coaches and Parents

Introduction to the blog:

“John started the Changing the Game Project in 2012 after two decades as a soccer player and coach on the youth, high school, college and professional level.  When he speaks, John brings to the table a wealth of practical, hands on knowledge garnered through years of working with players and their families on sport specific development, fitness and nutrition, college recruiting, and most importantly, training high-performing athletes by creating a player-centered environment.”

Below is the link to the “Changing the Game Project” blog.  The link will also be placed in the KSC Coaches Tab.

Changing the Game Project

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, Free WMU Soccer Camp/Clinic for KSC players

On Monday, September 14, 5:30-7:30 p.m., the Western Michigan University soccer program is offering all KSC players a FREE SOCCER CAMP/CLINIC at the Drake Road complex, fields 6 and 7 (and likely one more). This would be a great opportunity to receive some valuable lessons from Division I players and interact with some of today’s college soccer stars.

Also, ALL KSC PLAYERS, PARENTS, RELATIVES, FRIENDS,… ARE INVITED TO ATTEND ANY OF THE WMU HOME SOCCER GAMES FOR FREE. The only condition is to have players wear their KSC uniform/t/shirt.

The WMU soccer schedule is below:


KSC Premier U19B KISS Tourney Champs

Congratulations to Coach Dave Shufelt and his U19 Boys Premier team for going undefeated and winning the KISS Tournament.  Championship game score: KSC 2 TKO 1.

KSC KISS Tourney Champs





WMYSA Academy Parent Education module

Here is a great information and introduction on the WMYSA Academy.


KSC Premier tryouts (U16 girls, U19 boys):


2015 Tryout Flyer

Saturday, June 13, 9-10:30 a.m.

All tryouts held at the Kalamazoo Community Soccer Complex, 901 S. Drake Road, Kalamazoo, MI 49009

Existing KSC players, register via GotSoccer; new KSC players, please arrive 30 min. early.

Questions, contact lbnhoops@aol.com.

KSC Elite and Select tryouts:

2015 Tryout Flyer

2015 Tryout Flyer

GIRLS, Monday, June 15:

U9-U12: 5:30-7 p.m.

U13-up: 7-8:30 p.m.

BOYS, Tuesday, June 16:

U9-U12: 5:30-7 p.m.

U13-up: 7-8:30 p.m.

All tryouts held at the Kalamazoo Community Soccer Complex, 901 S. Drake Road, Kalamazoo, MI 49009

Existing KSC players, register via GotSoccer; new KSC players, please arrive 30 min. early.

Questions, contact lbnhoops@aol.com.

KSC Academy Program for Boys and Girls Aged 6-8

The Kalamazoo Soccer Club’s (KSC) Youth Academy program  introduces 6-8 year olds to the basics of soccer with an emphasis on skill development, teamwork, and fun!  KSC offers families top-level coaching, excitement, affordable tuition, and a positive learning environment.  Find out what makes KSC one of west Michigan’s top youth soccer clubs!  Scholarship funds are available!  Registration by June 28th is advised. To register, contact KSC President Pablo Pastrana via email at:  pablo.pastrana@wmich.edu.

KSC Academy Progam Flyer