Led by experienced coaches who teach the fundamentals of soccer through fun and engaging exercises; our Academy program is open to everyone from beginning players to experienced players who just enjoy the game. At the recreational level everyone plays equally, and emphasis is placed on learning basic skills and nurturing the love of the game. Registration is held separately for each season. 

In this program we aspire to:

  • Provide a positive environment for children to learn the game of soccer
  • Promote health, exercise and good character through soccer
  • Promote teamwork
  • Focus on player development that allows each player to reach his or her desired potential
  • Represent the diversity of our area


Summer Outdoor

  • Players need to wear shorts or sweatpants and a t-shirt, pay attention to the weather
  • Shin guards are required
  • Athletic shoes or cleats
  • Bring a soccer ball if you have one, not required

Location: Cottonwood Soccer Complex, Bismarck, ND 58504

Sessions: Tuesdays and/or Thursdays

  • June 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30
  • July 12, 14, 19,21
  • Back up July 26, 28 
  • No session July 5 & 7

Time: All time slots are limited to 40 players.

Register the grade your child is currently in.

  • PreK: 5:30PM – 6:10PM (must be 3 years old at the time of registration)
  • Kindergarten: 6:20PM – 7:00PM
  • 1st Grade: 7:10PM – 7:50PM
  • 2nd Grade: 8:00PM – 8:40PM


  • $51 + 3% admin fee for one day
  • $81 + 3% admin fee for both Tuesday and Thursday
    • Promotion will be calculated while going through the checkout process.
    • Promotion will only be acknowledged when you register for two days IMMEDIATELY. You must register for Tuesday and Thursday together right away an pay for at the same time. Example: You will not receive the promotion if you sign up for Tuesdays and PAY on the 5th and then come back on the 12th to sign up and pay for Thursdays.

Registration closes June 7 at 12:00 PM: Click My Account and enter your child's name under My Player. Continue to the Academy link to register. 


Not sure If you already registered?

You can see your current registrations logging into the My Account section and clicking Academy. Your current registrations will be there along with the date that you registered.