Update: (10/21/19) - The TopYa! Players First-Licensed Club Kickoff Contest is now complete. After 65 hours of practice time accumulated over 194 skill videos from 120 players, these five players have emerged atop of the leaderboard:
Arizonal Arsenal was well represented in the contest as they sit at the top of the club leaderboard with 29 players and 102 videos. Here are the final club standings:
The week 4 boys winner is LC10, while julia5590 took home the final girls prize.
Congratulations to these players and clubs on a great contest!
(9/13/19) - For the start of the 2019 fall season, TopYa! has launched the Players First-Licensed Club Kickoff Contest. Free and exclusive for Players First-licensed clubs, this virtual skills competition will help players hone their abilities with more touches outside of practice and field time, with prizes for the winning entrants.
Participating players will complete exclusive Players First skills challenges from the TopYa! Soccer app to help their club reach the top of the challenge leaderboard and attempt to take home prizes.
To join, download the TopYa! Soccer app and visit the skills academy section to find the P1 challenges for the skills that you want to work on. Then, upload a video of yourself completing the challenge to earn points for yourself and your club.
See more details and join the contest here.
Currently, Arizona Arsenal, Davis Legacy, Ohio Premier, and Placer United Soccer Club sit atop the challenge leaderboard.
Julia el Haid from Arizona Arsenal (57 points) was the girls week 1 winner, while Lincoln Guise of Davis Legacy (15 points) set the mark on the boys side.
TopYa! is a Players First partner providing member clubs with special, discounted access to the Players First Skills Series, designed specifically by US Club Soccer.
The TopYa! platform advances the Players First pillar of Player Development by encouraging players to effectively train on their own.
A National Association member of the U.S. Soccer Federation, US Club Soccer fosters the growth and development of soccer clubs in order to create the best possible environment for players of all ages.
Anchored by Players First and its five pillars of Club Development, Coaching Development, Player Development, Parent Engagement & Education and Player Health & Safety, US Club Soccer offers registration, league- and cup-based competition platforms, player identification and a variety of other programming, resources and services.
US Club Soccer is sponsored by Nike and supported by LaLiga through a technical partnership.