Tryouts for 2015-16 Season

Tryouts for the 2015-2016 season will be held in July 2015 at National Sports Center, Blaine MN.

Registration Is Open.  Click Here Now!

  • This is a new registration system.  We are transitioning away from Demosphere.

*Pre-tryout registration guaruntees tryout t shirts

Tryout Dates
  2015-16 Program

Elite Program Boys
U13-U18: July 26-30, 2015

Elite Program Girls
U13-U19: July 26-29, 2015

Elite Junior Program Boys & Girls (N, S, SM, E, W)
U9-U12: July 26-28, 2015
*North, South, South Metro, East, West players tryout together 

Competitive Programs Boys & Girls
U9-U19: July 30-31, 2015

*West Tryouts held at NSC in conjunction with Elite Tryouts. Check left panel for teams, Dates and Times.

*South Metro Competitive tryouts held at seperate locations.  Please see links on left panel.

*All South Metro Competitive teams playing at the Maroon, Classic 1, or Premier levels will tryout in Blaine with the Elite and Jr Elite Programs. 

MTA Club Day 
Details to be announced soon


Academy Program:
US Soccer Development Academy
Elite Clubs National League
National Premier League
Midwest Regional League
Minnesota Youth Soccer Association

Juniors Program:
Emerging Talent
Minnesota Youth Soccer Association

Competitive Program:
Minnesota Youth Soccer Association





If you are interested in the Minnesota Thunder Academy, please contact the appropriate Academy Director at any time for questions. 

Boys Academy Director Rob Zahl
Girls Academy Director Danny Storlein
West Metro Academy Director Mark Yueill
North Metro Academy Director Rob Zahl
East Metro Academy Director Andy Kaasa
South Metro Academy Director (Richfield) Rob Zahl 
South Metro Academy Director Jason Obarski