Tryouts

Closed Tryouts
Like our other sports with tryouts, Soccer Tryouts will be closed to parents and spectators. Please do not plan to stay and watch. Instead, please plan to drop of your student athlete and return at the end of the practice to pick up your child, if you are their providing transportation.
 
Tryouts Location:
McMaster Athletic Complex
101 W.L. Walden Dr.
Georgetown, TX 78626
Soccer Field A 
 
Middle School Team Tryouts
  • Wednesday, 1/15
    • Location: McMaster Soccer Field A 
    • Time: 2:30-4:00pm
    • Team Tryout Results - Coach Edgar will announce results shortly after the conclusion of tryouts at the tryout location.
  • In the case that Soccer Tryouts need to be rescheduled due to weather, they will be moved to Wednesday, 1/22 -- same time. place, plan.
 
Questions About Tryout Results?
Please wait 24 hours after results have been posted. Then feel free to email the coach. Student athletes should be the first ones to reach out to the coaches on their own behalf. Then, after the student athlete has met with the coach, the parent is welcome to contact the coach about questions or concerns.
 
Preparing for Tryouts
For tryouts, soccer players should be prepared to demonstrate the following:
      • Soccer IQ
      • Conditioning
      • Coachability
      • Team Spirit
      • Dribbling
      • Passing
      • Shooting
Please remember to bring plenty of water or Gatorade and a positive attitude!
 
Commitment Required
In order to accept the student athlete's spot on the team, the student athlete and the parent must attend the Mandatory Soccer Program Meeting shortly after Tryouts, on 1/15 from 4:15-5:15 at the Soccer fielld AND pay the participation fee at the end of this meeting.
 
Parents, please remember that your child's participation in this sport includes a commitment from you to volunteer to support the team as needed.
 
Cuts Possible
Cuts are possible after tryouts. If you no longer plan to try out, please email Meridian-athletics@mwschool.org.
 
No additional teams will be added for at least the first three years of Meridian Soccer. This is the second year of Meridian Soccer.
 
Please remember that team spirit does not end with tryouts. Please demonstrate good sportsmanship whether or not you (or your child) make a team both at the conclusion of tryouts and throughout Meridian's second season of soccer. The success of Meridian Soccer requires that the entire Meridian community be supportive.
 
Soccer Program Meeting (Mandatory Parent & Athlete Meeting)
For those who made the team:
Wednesday, 1/15
4:15-5:15pm
McMaster Soccer Fiield A
Attendance by the student athlete and at least one of his/her parents is required to accept the spot on the team.
 
Participation Fees Due
For those who made the team:
Participation Fees are due at the end of the Soccer Program Meeting. Your spot on the team is not secured until you pay the participation fee. Please do not leave the meeting without paying first, as your spot could be offered to another student. Participations fees should be paid by check made out to Meridian School or by cash in the exact amount. No credit cards will be accepted.
  • Middle School - $260