7th and 8th Grade Academy Squad


These Academy Squads will be offered for boys and girls in the 7th or 8th grade

These Squads will play 11v11. Squads are expected to include approximately 16 to 18 players.  Click here to download the full program.

The Academy Squads are selective, based upon tryouts to be held on May 9th - 12th.  These are Academy Squad specific tryouts, and are separate from SYSA BAYS evaluations.  Decisions regarding placement are independent of SYSA BAYS evaluations, current or past BAYS team placements, and BAYS coach assessments. 

Click here to learn more about the  Eligibility, Evaluations and Selection process

The Squads will hold additional goalkeeper specific tryouts for those players who wish to concentrate on the position.  Players with a goalkeeper concentration will commit to playing the position a minimum of 75% of the time.  Players with a goalkeeper concentration must attend both the goalkeeper tryouts and field player tryouts.