U11 & U12 Pre-Academy Supplemental Tryouts

Age Group Date Time Location

2011   (U11)

2010   (U12)

May 19

6:30 - 8:00pm

Mt View Champions Park

Pre-Academy Tryout Notes:

  1. Arrive 15 - 20 minutes before your tryout time - to check in and get your picture taken
  2. Please wear a solid colored shirt preferably white - NO Club attire
  3. Wear a mask at all times and bring a spare in case you need to change it
  4. Bring a ball and a water bottle
  5. Parents there will be NO spectators allowed


Pre Academy


Pre-Academy Overview

The Portland Thorns Pre-Academy is an elite training program for girls

Portland Thorns Pre-Academy - U11 & U12 and NOW U10 

The 2020/2021 season launched the Portland Thorns Pre-Academy as part of our overall Thorns Academy Program. The Pre-Academy Program is for select U11 & U12 players to begin training in preparation of joining the Portland Thorns Academy. This is a comprehensive, year-round program designed to develop and challenge these players.

NEW for the 2021/2022 Season - the Pre-Academy will add a U10 team (players born in 2012).


Program Highlights

What is the Thorns Pre-Academy

The 2021/2022 program will run May 2021 - April 2022

  • Twice weekly training by team coach (May-mid-December)
  • Special Trainings will be scheduled at Providence Park
  • Tickets to Thorns FC Home Games
  • Guidance & access to Portland Thorns Academy Coaching Staff
  • Video Review Sessions
  • Sports Nutrition Guidance
  • Guaranteed Scrimmages
  • Additional Programming and Events with Thorns Academy
  • Fall OYSA League Games (September-November)
  • Futsal Training and/or Games
  • Twice weekly outdoor team training (January-April)
  • Spring OYSA League games (February-April)
  • OYSA State Cup entry fee
  • Providence Play Safe Injury Management Enrollment
  • TeamSnap Premium Subscription
  • Player, coach, and team registration fees with governing association; coaching salaries; field use and maintenance fees; field equipment; club overhead; the cost for the above included tournaments, league and referee fees.



Thorns Pre-Academy League

The Thorns Pre-Academy plays in the OYSA Timbers/Thorns League.

Teams will play in the Premier Gold Division both in the Fall League and the Spring League. 

Teams will compete the OYSA State Cup, held in April of each year.

Register for TRYOUTS

Pre-Academy Tryouts
(2012 - 2010)

May 2, 3, 4


Tryout Fee
NOW - April 29  - $35

April 30                $40

2021/2022 Player Costs

Player Costs 2021/2022


Thorns Pre-Academy

Thorns Pre-Academy

Age Groups

2020/2021 Season
Current Season

U12 - 2009 
Born Jan 1, 2009 - Dec 31, 2009

U11 - 2010
Born Jan 1, 2010 - Dec 31, 2010

Players must Tryout to be considered for a spot on either of the Pre-Academy Teams.

2021/2022 Season
As of May 2021

U12 - 2010 
Born Jan 1, 2010- Dec 31, 2010

U11 - 2011
Born Jan 1, 2011 - Dec 31, 2011

U10 - 2012 - NEW THIS YEAR
Born Jan 1, 2012 - Dec 31, 2012

Players must Tryout to be considered for a spot on either of the Pre-Academy Teams.

Uniform Kit

2020/2021 Pre-Academy Uniform Kit

Uniform Kits are availalbe at Tursi's Soccer Store

Tursi Soccer - DIRECTIONS
8805 SW Canyon Lane
Portland, OR 97225 

The 2020/2021 Season is the 2nd year for the Uniform Kit.

Click Here for PDF of Kit

2021/2022 Will be a New Kit.