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March 10/11 – buy everything you need for soccer season at Sports Basement and receive 20% off your entire purchase!


Posted by ALBANY-BERKELEY SOCCER CLUB at Jan 16, 2018 8:42AM PST

Co-ed, All Girls, All Boys teams!

During Spring Season, ABSC encourages our players to continue to develop their skills while playing with classmates and friends. Co-ed, all girls and all boys teams offered. You may self-select to choose a specific team. You may also request to play with friends/team when registering.

Jan 17- Feb 1 Early-bird Registration
Feb 9 Late Fees APPLY
March 5 Registration CLOSES

Important ABSC Dates – please mark your calendars:
Feb 25 – Mar 2 Competitive teams begin practices
Mar 5 – 9 Skills Clinics begin for all players
Mar 17 OPENING DAY EVENT 9am-noon @ Blue Barn (777 Harrison St., Berkeley)
o Uniform pickup and sales (10-noon)
o New Parent Meeting (9am)
o Information Booth
o Scrimmages
Mar 12-16 U12-U19 teams begin practices
Mar 19-23 U7-U11 teams begin practices
Late March to mid-June U12-U19 & Competitive teams depending on playing league
Mar 24/25 U6-U11 First weekend of games
Apr 7/8 U6-U11 NO games due to spring breaks
May 19/20 U5-U11 Last weekend of games

Also, we offer CAMPS for spring breaks for Albany and BUSD/WCCUSD and 6 weeks during the summer starting: June 18, June 25, Jul 30, Aug 6, Aug 13, Aug 20.

Registration details here:


Posted by ALBANY-BERKELEY SOCCER CLUB at Jan 16, 2018 8:13AM PST

ABSC Camps welcome kids ages 4 to 19 of all skill level who want to spend time developing their soccer skills while having a lot of fun.

8:30 am – 4pm new EXTENDED camp times
Full Day $260
Half Day 8:30-noon or 1-4 pm for $210

Additional Extended Care offered in partnership with U.S. Village Community Center:
7:30-8:30am $30
4:00-5:30pm $50

8:30 – 4 pm (Note NEW extended hours)
Ocean View Park, Albany
Jun 18 – 22
Jun 25 -29
Jul 30 – Aug 3
Aug 6 – 10
Aug 13-17
Aug 20 – 24

As campers, your kids will always be actively engaged in learning and developing their skills to become a better soccer player. The warmth, humor, proficiency and dedication of our experienced coaching staff keep it light, keep it fun, while the kids build their skills and have a great time.

Register here:


Posted by ALBANY-BERKELEY SOCCER CLUB at Jan 16, 2018 8:05AM PST

Serving as a referee is an excellent way for adults and teens to increase their knowledge of the game, step onto their familiar field in a new capacity and earn money. In addition, teens can get work experience and be role models for younger kids.

To become a referee for the upcoming Spring Season, ABSC is offering two FREE courses:

March 3 & 4 entry -level Grade 8 Certification Course (Ages 14 and up) 9 am – 3 pm
March 4 Introduction to Referring (Ages 12 to 14) 9-noon – to serve as an ABSC in-house referee (U7-U10)

Location: Blue Barn 777 Harrison Street, Berkeley

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Thank you for supporting youth soccer!

-Your ABSC Staff

Competitive/Comp Development

Posted by ALBANY-BERKELEY SOCCER CLUB at Nov 9, 2017 1:40PM PST

If your player is looking for a more focused team experience, look no further than ABSC’s Programs: Competitive U10 to U19 AND Comp Development U9 to U12 (a transition from Rec to Comp play).

Info Meeting – find out details about the progression of play beyond our Rec Program
Wednesday, Nov 15th, 6:30 pm
University Village Community Center

Skills & Scrimmages
Saturdays: Dec 2nd and Dec 9th
Fielding West
GIRLS 9 -10:30am
BOYS 10:30 – noon

ABSC coaches will assess player skills in this fun, stress-free environment and discuss with your family team options for Winter Futsal, Spring Season and beyond.