4th Place Catholic High School League
MHSAA District & Regional Champions
All Catholic - Joey Shore and David Mueller
All League - Trevor Lesnau and Colin Moldenhauer
CHSL Scholar Athlete - Alex Quail
All District - Andrew Finkel, Gavin Kraatz, Trevor Lesnau, Colin Moldenhauer,
David Mueller, Ryan Rubarth, Joey Shore, Michael Soboslay,
Parker Stager, Ryan Tunnecliffe
All Region - Ryan Tunnecliffe, Joey Shore, David Muller
All State - Ryan Tunnecliffe, Joey Shore, David Mueller
Academic All State - Dan Dubois and Alex Quail
District & Regional Coach of the Year - Brian Horvath
Team All State Academic Award
2018-2019 Summer Dates
Open Soccer begins Tuesday, June 19th, 6pm-7:30pm-ish.
July 1st through July 7th is dead week at Lutheran North, meaning there cannot be any athletes on campus or any contact with the coaches. Rest up!
Oakland Team Camp: Anyone who was a part of the Reserve/Varsity team for the season (if they are trying out the next season) will be invited to join us for team camp on Oakland’s campus. July 27th, 28th, 29th
Forms for the camp can be found here.
Tryouts begin August 8th. Program wide 3v3 Tournament, 10am. Program meeting as well.
The annual tournament at Detroit Country Day will likely be August 17th and 18th.
All players will be required to turn in the forms listed below before they can tryout.
1) A physical (see a doctor)
Days of Conditioning: Subject to change depending on Oakland’s Team Camp
Day 1 (July 31st) of conditioning is at Lutheran North, 9am-12pm.
Day 2 (August 1st) is at Stony Creek, West Branch, Parking Lot B 9am-12pm.
Day 3 (August 2nd) is back at Lutheran North, 9am-12pm
Day 4 (August 3rd) is at Stony Creek again. Eastwood Beach. 9am-12pm
Day 5 (August 6th) is the last day, back at Lutheran North, 9am-12pm.
Expect athletes to be done by 11:30am each day. I have planned until noon to allow for stretching or in case we get behind.
IF YOU PLAN ON TRYING OUT FOR SOCCER, IT IS EXPECTED YOU ATTEND
What to bring to tryouts?
Strong work ethic
Character and a team centered attitude
Cleats and flats (in case it rains), shin guards, socks, etc.
Freshman are to wear white colored shirts all three days
Sophomores are to wear yellow colored shirts all three days
Juniors are to wear red colored shirts all three days
Seniors are to wear grey colored shirts all three days
What will tryouts consist of?
You will play small/large sided games in which your soccer knowledge, understanding, and tactics are tested and judged.
You will also be tested in 10 different areas:
40 yard dash (Expected times 4.5-5.5)
Beep Test (research online: Expected Score: 10)
2 Mile run (Expected times: 15 minutes)
Standing Broad jump (Expected jump: 6-10 feet)
Shooting (shooting at 10 targets in 60 seconds)
Passing (10 passes at 10 targets in 60 seconds)
Juggling (Expected score: over 100 in three combined attempts)
Dribbling (Expected time: Under 25 seconds)
Push-ups (Expected score: Over 50 in two minutes)
Sit-ups (Expected score: Over 65 in two minutes)
Athletes are NOT required to earn specific scores to make any team.
These numbers allow us to compare/contrast between athletes, but more importantly to show improvements from one year to the next.