February 1, 2018
Save the Date
An exciting benefit of our youth system is that every player receives tickets to certain Crew SC home matches. This spring, each player will receive one ticket to each of the following matches:

* Saturday, March 10 - Montreal Impact
* Game #2 - TBD

Stay tuned for details on how to take advantage of the ticket benefit as well as order additional tickets at a discounted rate.
Winter Training

Put in the work in March, see improvements in April and May! Columbus Crew SC pre-season technical sessions take you through the same exercises our pro team uses to get ready for their season!

These sessions, available at a discounted price, will feature both beginner and advance ball mastery sessions and goalkeeper sessions; all held at Resolute Athletic Center at Easton!

Want to Be all Kid?

Crew SC is looking for Ball Kids for all upcoming home games this season. Each game is limited to 10-12 ball kids. Applicants must be 14 years of age or older (per MLS rules). Registration is on a first come, first serve basis. To apply, click here.
Coach/Team Admin of the Year

Does your coach rock? Is your team admin the bees knees? Nominations for the second annual award (for the 2017-2018 club year) will be taken through April 30th. Award winners will be announced the middle of May and recognized at the Crew SC game on June 13th. To nominate someone, please go to:

Soccer Night with the Blue Jackets

Mark your calendars. April 3 will be soccer night at a home Columbus Blue Jackets game against the Detroit Red Wings. Stay tuned as more details about attending the game will be forthcoming. We hope to see you at the game.
Coaches' Education

Crew SC Player Development coaches go through coaching education sessions throughout the year and today coaches will be partaking in an interactive session with Dr. Tom Turner, Ohio North Director of Coaching & U.S.S.F. Coaching Instructor. The topic will be " Coaching in the Game ."
Parent Education

The next Parent Education session will be on February 11th at 7:00 pm at the Upper 90. The topic will be the Crew SC Player Development Curriculum. We will also run through how to build a training session and show everyone in attendance U.S. Soccer's new Introduction to Grassroots Coaching course.
Wil Trapp Captains USMNT

Crew SC Player Development alumnus Wil Trapp started for and captained the U.S. Men's National Team on Sunday, January 28 against Bosnia and Herzegovina. Congrats Wil!
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