Lanier Soccer Association is proud to announce the addition of the U.S Development Academy to the u13 and u14 boys. The U.S. Soccer Development Academy states:
New clubs were selected for admission to the Development Academy's eleventh season based on club leadership and quality of coaching staff, desire to embrace Development Academy philosophy and core values, infrastructure and investment of resources, player production history, player pool depth and geographic location."
To see all teams around the country that made D.A. and more information please click here.
Lanier Soccer is looking forward to this new chapter and its implication at the national level. The local news picked up the story about this soccer achievement for LSA. To read the article please click here.
Following a comprehensive review of elite player development in the United States and around the world, U.S. Soccer created the Development Academy in 2007 for male players.
The Academy Program focuses on positively impacting everyday club environments to assist in maximizing youth player development across the country.
The Academy values individual development of elite players over winning trophies and titles. The Academy sets the standard for elite environments for youth soccer clubs nationwide and is a part of U.S. Soccer's global leadership position in youth soccer that will impact thousands of players.