WELCOME TO Southwest High School LAKERS MEN'S SOCCER!
A MESSAGE FROM HEAD COACH, JAMIE PLAISANCE:
Southwest has grown to become one of the elite programs in the state, with numerous conference championships and four state tournament berths since 2006. Much of this success is due to competition for roster spots and playing time. We expect that when you come to tryouts, you will be at your best in terms of fitness. Here are some guidelines to help you prepare.
You should be able to:
Frequently Asked Questions About SW Soccer and Tryouts:
I see that Southwest High School is starting after Labor Day, although the rest of the Minneapolis Public Schools are starting on August 29. Will this start date affect tryout dates and practice?
I am interested in trying out for Southwest Soccer. How do I sign up?
When and where are tryouts?
How many soccer teams does Southwest have?
How many people try out?
What can I expect at try-outs?
Any advice on how to prepare for try-outs?
Is it possible I won’t make a team?
I am an entering freshman. Can I be considered for the varsity team?
I’m a goalkeeper and a field player. How do I try out for goalie? Can I also be considered for a field position?
How are team selections made?
I noticed that documentation of a physical is required in order to try out. I had one last year. Do I need another one?
Are there any other fees that are required to participate in SW Soccer?
August 15 - 23, 2016
W. 50th Street & James Avenue S.
Minneapolis, MN 55419