Tryouts

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Why Eclipse? 
Philosopy  Total Player Pathway

“Dedicated to Family, Built on Tradition, Committed to Excellence”

The Eclipse Select Soccer Club fosters a tradition of developing talent and experiencing success on and off the soccer field.  The club strives to create a physically and mentally challenging environment that stimulates athletes to reach their highest potential.  Eclipse Select will provide an atmosphere like none other, which instills a sense of pride and belonging to our players, teams, and families.

TRYOUT REGISTRATION

All prospective players looking for a trial with Eclipse Select Soccer Club MUST be registered before you attend tryouts. You must be registered for tryouts to be offered a spot on an Eclipse Select team at any age and level.


ECNL BOYS TRYOUTS
Birth Year: 2008, 2007, and 2006 (U-14 through U-16)

Date: Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021
Time: 7 p.m.-8:15 p.m.
Location: Nike Sports Complex Turf Field

Birth Year: 2005, 2004, and 2003 (U-17 through U-18/19)

Date: Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021
Time: 8:15 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
Location: Nike Sports Complex Turf Field


NORTH BOYS TRYOUTS
Birth Year: 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, and 2003 (U-15 through U-18/19)

Date: Sunday, Oct. 17, 2021
Time: 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Location: Techny Prairie Park

Birth Year: 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, and 2003 (U-15 through U-18/19)

Date: Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021
Time: 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Location: Techny Prairie Park


There are currently NO tryout dates and times outside of the ones listed above. If you are interested in learning about joining Eclipse at this time, contact Sarah Dames and she will send you the appropriate information and that annual tryouts are in spring and this page will be updated with 2022 tryout info early next year.

All prospective players looking for a trial with Eclipse Select Soccer Club MUST be registered before you attend tryouts. You must be registered for tryouts to be offered a spot on an Eclipse Select team at any age and level.


THREE CHICAGOLAND SITES:
NORTH (Northbrook, Ill.)  EAST (Oak Brook, Ill.)  WEST (Naperville/Aurora, Ill.)


Boys and Girls ECNL/U13+ and Eclipse Select General Inquiries
Mike Nesci and Rory Dames– ECNL Director of Coaching

North Location ECNL and Premier Boys and Girls
John Soltani – North Director of Coaching

East Location Premier/Select Boys and Girls
Brian Kibler – Player Development/Program Director

West Location ECNL/Premier/Select Boys
Cleo Huitron – West Boys Director of Coaching

West Location Premier/Select Girls
Dave Lovercheck – West Girls Director of Coaching

For general information about any Eclipse Select Soccer Club tryout, please contact, Sarah Dames.