Iowa Raptors FC Academy Overview
The Iowa Raptors FC Academy is designed for players (11U to 19U) wishing to compete at the highest levels of youth soccer. The program is directed by our Director of Coaching and coached by our Professional Coaching Staff.
Players are placed on teams based on a tryout process. Tryouts are in June each year and conducted by the Iowa Raptors FC Academy coaching staff. Offers will be made after the conclusion of tryouts via email. Each player will need to register through this website within 12 hours to accept their offer.
Iowa Raptors FC Academy has assembled the largest and best coaching staff in the area. Each coach brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to share with each player. Our coaching staff offers over 40 years of college coaching experience, 100 years of high school coaching experience, and innumerable years of youth development coaching, including ODP. A professional coach is assigned to each team and conducts all team training and attends all games.
Iowa Raptors FC Academy Team yearly fees for 22/23 season will vary from $600-$900 depending on age group. This fee includes all staff training hours, player registration, league registration, facilities, officials, uniform and administrative costs. The only additional costs are registration fees for tournaments, coach's expenses for tournaments (mileage, per diem, lodging and coaching fee), optional programming and warmup/bag.