UBC Prospects Academy


Highlights 

  • Prospects Academy for invited boys and girls U9 to U12. Limited registration. 
  • Hosted at the Whitecaps National Soccer Development Centre at UBC. 
  • Players will be invited to attend based on evaluation and partner club recommendation. Evaluation details are listed below. 
  • Led by Whitecaps Academy Centre Mainland Head Coach, Craig Angus. Craig is also staff coach with the Whitecaps Residency Program. Supporting Craig will be Jasmine Mander, Girls Prospects Head coach. Additional staff will support the program. 
  • Provides supplemental club training for motivated boys and girls in a Whitecaps professional club environment.
  • As a major stakeholder in the BCSPL with BC Soccer, the objective of the academy is to train and profile players for inclusion into BCSPL club environments and support our local club partnered academy programs. 

BC Academy Centre - High Potential Prospect (HPP) Program

  • This academy centre is proud to participate in the BC Academy Centre HPP Program which provide's players participating in our regional academy centres the opportunity to represent the club at various event's throughout the year. To read more about this exciting opportunity, click here. 
    • Fall event: HPP Challenge in Richmond, October 13-15

Structure

  • 3 phases, Invite Only
    • Fall - September to December
    • Winter - January to March
    • Spring - April to June
  • One training session per week.

Fall 2017 - 12 Sessions

U9 to U12 Girls (2006-2009)
  • U9-U10: Tuesdays, 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
  • U11-U12: Tuesdays, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
    • September: 26
    • October: 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
    • November: 7, 14, 21, 28
    • December: 5, 12
       

U9 to U12 Boys (2006-2009)

  • U9-U10: Thursdays, 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
  • U11-U12: Thursdays, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
    • September: 28
    • October: 5, 12, 19, 26
    • November: 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
    • December: 7, 14

Location

National Soccer Development Centre - UBC


Evaluation & Registration

Girls Evaluation Date: September 19, 2017
Boys Evaluation Date: September 21, 2017
  • U9 to U10 - 5:00 to 6:30 pm
  • U11 to U12 - 6:30 to 8:00 pm
 
All players must be evaluated and invited to attend the program. The Whitecaps will also work closely with partner clubs in the area to identify players. 
If you're interested in being invited to the evaluation session, please register below. Please note that if selected to come to the evaluation, you will receive an invite from the head coach prior to the evaluation session. 
 
Click here to request an evaluation session. 
**Note - deadline to register for an evaluation for the girls is Monday Sept 18 at noon and for the boys is Wednesday Sept 20 at noon. Any requests to participate in the evaluation after these deadlines need to be sent to Craig Angus for approval.  
 
If you have any questions, please contact Craig Angus, Mainland Head Coach at cangus@whitecapsfc.com 
 
Fees:
  • Fall phase: $300 + GST
  • Fees do not include: Travel projects (travel, accommodation, meals, Whitecaps FC ticket if applicable)

Equipment
  • All new players require a WFC training kit and track suit.
  • One-time fee, valid for at least two years
  • Mandatory - Training kit (shorts, shirt, socks) - $80 + GST
  • Mandatory - Track suit - $105 + GST

Policies

To view a copy of our policies, please click here.


Contact

Mainland Head Coach:
Craig Angus - cangus@whitecapsfc.com

Regional Programs Manager:
Sam Lenarduzzi - slenarduzzi@whitecapsfc.com or 778.928.0453

Whitecaps FC Administrator
gopro@whitecapsfc.com or 604.669.9283 ext 2297 or toll free 1.855.932.1932