Virginia Beach City FC to Hold Winter Combine - Open Tryouts Ahead of the 2018 NPSL and WPSL Seasons
VIRGINIA BEACH, VIRGINIA (November 22, 2017) – Virginia Beach City FC will offer open tryouts giving players a chance to earn a roster position as the club's First Teams build their roster for the 2018 NPSL and WPSL (Women) seasons.
The tryouts will be held at the Norfolk Collegiate Athletic Complex in Norfolk, Va and will provide participants the opportunity to be assessed by the club's First Team coaching staff.
Winter Combine - Open Tryouts
Sunday, December 17, 10:00am to 12:00pm
Sunday, January 7, 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Norfolk Collegiate Athletic Complex (Turf)
7336 Granby Street, Norfolk, VA 23505
Virginia Beach City FC is a National Premier Soccer League expansion team awarded by the NPSL in 2013. The team began to play in 2014 with their home matches at the Virginia Beach Sportplex, a $6.8M custom built soccer-specific stadium. The club has found success on the field earning a Lamar Hunt US Open Cup Berth, two NPSL playoff appearances and an NPSL Mid Atlantic Regular Season Conference Championship Title.
The club had two players selected in the Major League Soccer, MLS SuperDraft (Sydney Rivera, 2014 and Michael Nelson, 2015).
The Virginia Beach City FC Women enter into their third year competing under the Women's Premier Soccer League, WPSL, a semi-professional league behind the National Women's Soccer League, NWSL. The Washington Spirit of the NWSL field a WPSL minor league team in the same conference as the VB City FC Women.