SOUTH CAROLINA YOUTH SOCCER
OLYMPIC DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
The Olympic Development Program seeks to identify and develop elite level players through technical and tactical training complimenting the players’ club programming.
A pathway for player development through state, regional and national player pools.
A scouting network connected to the state, regional and national events.
A platform for Major League Soccer to identify players from across the nation.
The best value for the player and parent.
The best opportunity to train with the top players in your age group across the state.
The longest-standing player development program in the country.
Player referrals directly from the club membership (no traditional tryout).
Local technical training for the district player pools (limit extensive travel).
Centralized tactical training for statewide pool (bring every player together).
Players only pay for the training sessions for which they register (pay as you go).
Make an effort to offer three sub-regional event opportunities (identification beyond SC).