Parker FC Soccer Blog

Excuses, if you master them you will succeed at nothing else!

By parkerfc | May 28, 2020

Excuses, if you master them you will succeed at nothing else! The title of this post is a quote a former youth coach would tell us twenty years ago.  We don’t have an issue with talent in this country at all. We make excuses for everything in soccer. We blame everyone before we look at…

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Not enjoying playing youth soccer?

By parkerfc | May 25, 2020

Not enjoying playing youth soccer? Play another sport. You don’t HAVE to play soccer year round because coaches told you that. You might even excel at that new sport. Find a coach you enjoy playing for. If you dislike your coach, you won’t enjoy soccer as much. A child only has 13 years to play…

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Every professional soccer career starts by choosing the best club for yourself!

By parkerfc | May 20, 2020

If you find yourself passionate about soccer and want to take your game to the next level, you must start from the bottom, and then consequently, keep climbing up. So, boys generally start their soccer careers at the recreational level. However, you can’t grow as a player much if you don’t get the required amount…

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What is Parker FC Elite?

By parkerfc | May 14, 2020

What is Parker FC Elite? Parker FC Elite is an Adult feeder team for our Youth program. How does it work? Adults 17+ Women & Men are invited each Fall & Spring to tryout for Parker FC Elite (A) & Parker FC Select (B). What league will the teams play in? Both teams can play…

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Quick Soccer College Checklist by Coach Morgan Murray

By parkerfc | May 11, 2020

Soccer College Checklist by Coach Morgan Murray Freshman Year Contact the High School coach prior to tryouts. Introduce yourself & ask for advice. Write out SMART (Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Relevant/Realistic ,Time Bound) goals for your Freshman year. Put these goals somewhere you will see them often. Time your two mile run and juggle to 25…

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Parker FC Enters Adult Soccer with Parker FC Elite

By parkerfc | May 9, 2020

5/9/2020- Parker Football Club will have Men’s & Women’s tryouts on July 26th 2020 at Dove Valley Regional Park. The Men’s tryouts will be from 8:00AM-10:00AM & the Women’s tryouts will be from 11:00AM-1:00PM. Our staff members will be following the social distancing guidelines set by USSSA Soccer. We will have multiple coaches evaluating every…

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Tryouts are around the corner!

By parkerfc | May 8, 2020

Hello Parker FC Community! We will be holding OPEN FREE tryouts on July 12th for Boys & July 19th for girls aged U10-U18. The tryouts will be held at Tallman Park in Parker Colorado. The address is 12335 Canterberry Pkwy Parker, Co 80138. The time for tryouts is as follows for both dates: *If you…

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8 Quick Thoughts for Parents & Players

By parkerfc | May 8, 2020

Everyone that works for the club should have an open door policy when it comes to the parent relationship. Oftentimes parents don’t understand the game. Help them and get on a first name basis with them. Perhaps watch a game with them if possible.   If youth players want to get better, they need to…

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Can Training Reduce Your Injury Risk?

By parkerfc | May 8, 2020

A study found out that strength training decreased injuries by 69% in comparison to other techniques demonstrated in the graph to the left. You can visit the study by clicking on the link below. 26,000+ Athlete’s & 3400+ Injuries in this study from 2014. Check out our partners if you play any sport regardless of…

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