Team Assignments

Select | Elite | Premier | Showcase

Competitive Teams - 2019-2020

SELECT | ELITE LEVEL:  Players at this level will be working towards their Select/Elite Badges
11U & 12U Boys & Girls:  two (2) teams per age group and gender.  One (1) will be an Elite Team and the other will be a developmental team.  Only players who have earned an Elite badge or higher are qualified to be placed on the Elite team prior to tryouts.  Full Roster: 14-16 players.   

ELITE | PREMIER LEVEL:  Players at this level should be working towards their Premier Badge
13U-15U Boys & Girls:  two (2) teams per age group and gender.  One (1) will be and Elite Team and the other will be a developmental team.  Only players who have earned an Elite badge or higher are qualified to be placed on the Elite team prior to tryouts.  Players at this age level should be working toward their Premier Badge.  13U-15U Roster Size: 16-18 players | Max Roster: 18 players | Except: 15U Max Roster Size: 22 players

PREMIER | SHOWCASE LEVEL:  Players at this level should be working towards their Showcase Badge
16U-19U High School Boys & Girls:  two (2) teams per age group and gender.  One (1) will be a Premier Team and the other will be an Elite team.  Only players who have earned an Premier badge or higher are qualified to be placed on the Premier team prior to tryouts.  All Junior/Senior HS players should be working towards their showcase badge at this level of play.  Roster Size: 16-18 players | Max Roster:  22 players

Spring 2019 Scouting Report

BUFFALOS FC SCOUTING REPORT

Starting in 2018-2019 the BFC Board and DOC voted to expand our club, we working on moving away from one team per age group and going forward we are looking to form (2) teams per age group.  We still don't want to be a club that will has 3-4 teams per age group.  All BFC teams will be formed based on age and skill level. 

Scouting Report (16U) - High School
We are looking for the following players!

  • 03 Boys (8-10 players)
    Freshman / Sophomore

Scouting Report (13U-15U) - Middle School
We are looking for the following players!

  • 04 Boys (5-8 players)
  • 04 Girls (10+ players)
  • 05 Boys (5-8 players)
  • 05 Girls (10+ players)
  • 06 Boys (10+ players)
  • 06 Girls (5-8 players)

Scouting Report (11U-12U)
We are looking for the following players!

  • 07 Boys (3-5 players)
  • 07 Girls (5-8 players)
  • 08 Boys (8-10 players)
  • 08 Girls (6-8 players)

Scouting Report (9U-10U)
Open Registration!

  • 09 Boys (Open)
  • 09 Girls (Open)
  • 10 Boys (Open)
  • 10 Girls (Open)

Scouting Report (7U-8U)
Open Registration!

  • 11 Boys (Open)
  • 11 Girls (Open)
  • 12 Boys (Open)
  • 12 Girls (Open)
  • 13 Boys (Open)
  • 13 Girls (Open)

 

If you have questions about tryouts please contact our BFC Director of Coaching

Chris Sage
Buffalos FC
Director of Coaching
chris.sage@buffalosfc.org

 

New Player / Tryout Information

New Player(s) will be invited to join a team based on their tryout performance and previous experience.  Tryout Player(s) will perform a select number of the BFC PDI Assessments during the tryouts and players will be evaluated in game like situations.   During tryouts coaching staff will evaluate players on the four (4) components of the game:  Technical, Tactical, Physical and Mental. Each tryout session is approximately 1-1.5 hrs long.  Click on Tryout Information to learn more. 

  • Technical - ball control, passing, shooting, dribbling and more.   
    • Players will rotate among "PDI stations" while interacting with coaching staff, PDI stations / assessments will vary based on age. 
  • Tactical - decision making, creating oportunity & field awareness (by position)
    • Players will participate in small sided games using realistic training situation 
  • Physical - speed & agility, quickness, strength and using it to your advantage 
    • 1 PDI Assessment (iSoccer)
  • Mental - coachability, positive attitude, dealing with adversity & performing under pressure