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Zach Hanson becomes new Director of Girls Academy for Skyline Elite Soccer Club

January 2nd, 2024 Zach Hanson becomes new Director of Girls Academy for Skyline Elite Soccer Club. Skyline Elite has hired Zach and Erica Hanson to the Girls Academy staff.  Zach and Erica are familiar faces in Charlottesville as both were popular coaches in the club in 2021-22.  Zach will take the reigns as Girls Academy Director, leading the […]

Skyline Elite SC Hires New Female Coach & Player Advocate ­

Full Press Release   May 7th, 2022 Skyline Elite SC Hires New Female Coach & Player Advocate ­ Marcelle Van Yahres takes on new role for Skyline Elite Soccer Club. Marcelle Van Yahres has joined the Virginia Soccer Alliance in a newly created position as Female Coach and Player Advocate.  In her new role Marcelle […]

Skyline Elite SC Hires New Girls Academy Director

Full Press Release   April 4th, 2022 Skyline Elite SC Hires New Girls Academy Director ­ Bronson Gambale becomes new Director of Girls Academy for Skyline Elite Soccer Club. Skyline Elite has hired Bronson Gambale as the club’s Girls Academy Director.  Bronson will direct the girls side of the club, managing the six elite teams […]

Skyline Elite Announces New Uniform, Apparel, and Equipment Partnership with Capelli Sport!

Skyline Elite Press Release           March 31st, 2022 Skyline Elite SC X Capelli Sport ­ Capelli Sport Becomes Official Uniform, Apparel and Equipment provider for Skyline Elite Soccer Club. Today Capelli Sport announced a multi-year partnership with the Virginia Soccer Alliance and will become the exclusive uniform and apparel provider for […]

Field House Construction On Schedule

Construction of the SOCA Field House at Belvedere is underway and on schedule.  Excavation is nearly completed, as earth is moved to make way for the indoor soccer field playing space. Footings and foundations will be the next phase of construction, with the structural steel expected to arrive on site in late March. The Field […]

Construction Begun at Belvedere Field House

Construction is underway at the SOCA Belvedere Field House, as earth moving equipment made the first bites into the project on Monday morning, November 25.  Excavation and earth work will take about six weeks to complete, weather permitting. The expected timeline to completion for the entire project is nine months, with an autumn 2020 opening […]

SOCA Breaks Ground on Belvedere Field House

After more than a decade of continual effort, SOCA officials and a supporting team of project participants reveled in the ceremonial ground breaking yesterday for the Belvedere Field House project.  Located adjacent to the Village Green in the heart of the Belvedere community, SOCA’s indoor facility promises to bring increased vitality to the unique neighborhood. […]

SOCA Elite Teams Storming CCL

SOCA’s high school aged Elite teams have completed their 2018/2019 league play and have racked up success in all divisions, currently placing SOCA at the top of the club-wide table going into the spring season. All eight of the SOCA U16-U19 boys and girls squads finished in the top four of their respective division.  Leading […]

Seven SOCA Players Named to Regional Pools

Seven SOCA Elite players are named to the ODP East Region pool of players.  The honor of selection to the regional pool allows players to participate in inter-regional matches under the scrutiny of top federation and college coaches. SOCA has become a regular contributor to the regional squads as a result of the quality environment […]

U18 Elite Boys Finish Second in ERL

SOCA’s U18 Elite Boys continued their Eastern Regional League (ERL) success on Saturday, May 12 with a scintillating 1-0 semi-final win over defending national champion Baltimore Celtic.  For the SOCA squad it was repayment for getting knocked out of the 2017 Region 1 championship in the final match by the Maryland side. The win advanced […]