For almost 20 years, the St. Stephen’s Soccer Academy has combined an accelerated and intense soccer development with a rigorous academic program. Members of the Soccer Academy are talented, motivated student-athletes from across the country who practice daily to develop the skills that create champions.
The training program focuses on technical development, expansion of tactical knowledge, soccer specific physical conditioning, and the psychology of success.
Soccer skills are refined between the ages of 13 and 17. During that time, players must train and play every day. Academy players work with other talented soccer athletes, receive instruction from experienced and highly qualified coaches, and participate is a soccer-specific strength and conditioning program.
The Meredith Soccer Complex is well-known across the country for the ideal fields and training grounds. Nationally ranked college soccer teams and international teams playing in the Austin area regularly use the facilities and engage with our coaches and student-athletes. The climate in Austin (over 300 days of sunshine) allows for year-round play on our 370-acre campus in the Texas Hill Country.
The ultimate goal for many Academy players is the opportunity to play at the collegiate level. The Soccer Academy staff has relationships with college coaches all over the country. Our graduates have joined the teams at many fine institutions including: Ohio State, University of North Carolina, Coastal Carolina, Rice, Princeton, TCU, SMU, The United States Naval Academy.
To learn more about St. Stephen’s and the Soccer Academy complete the online inquiry form. You may also contact Bobby Murphy, Director of the Soccer Academy, at firstname.lastname@example.org