PRIDE Soccer Club (PSC) was established in 2004 in order to provide a more professionally organized, competitive and developmentally focused youth soccer club in the area. Since that time PSC has become one of the most successful and respected clubs in all of Ohio. PSC has developed teams to be able to compete on the State and Regional levels and has produced over 70 collegiate level players in the last 5 years! PSC is comprised of around 600 players from ages 6 through 19 and has widespread membership with players coming from over 35 different school districts and 8 counties!
The PSC Coaching Staff has over 35 professionally licensed coaches with 80% holding a United States Soccer Federation (USSF) National ‘D’ License or higher, making it one of the highest licensed staffs in all of Ohio. The coaching staff is under the direction and guidance of several Directors of Coaching in addition to having a PSC coaching curriculum, player development plan, continuing coaching education resources, as well as the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) and United Soccer Coaches (USC) guidelines.
PSC teams compete in multiple leagues and formats based on the developmental needs of the team which includes but is not limited to: Ohio Champions League (OCL), Central Ohio Premier League (COPL), Ohio State Premier League (OSPL), Buckeye Premier League (BPL), Ohio Soccer State League (OSSL), US Club National Premier League (NPL) and US Youth Great Lakes Conference (GLC).
PSC is a Non-Profit 501 (c)(3) Organization, which is supported by player fees, donations, and fundraising.
PRIDE SC Mission:
To provide an environment in which players can develop to their fullest soccer potential in addition to developing character traits that will impact them for life!
PRIDE SC Core Values:
DEVELOPMENT – All players have potential to develop
CHARACTER – Players are people who will impact their families, schools, communities and world
EXCELLENCE – Strive to do all things with excellence
ENJOYMENT – Soccer is a game meant to be enjoyed
PRIDE SC Player Development Philosophy:
At PSC, players develop to their fullest potential when they are placed in environments that are challenging, competitive and enjoyable led by a competent coach who cares for the person and the player.