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Cranford Middle School Soccer Program

Program Details

2019 Tryout Dates:
Thursday Sept. 5th and Friday Sept. 6th 2019 from 3:15pm until 4:15pm each day

  • “Pay-to-participate”
  • Game Schedule: is posted on  “Cranford High School - athletics - athletic schedule”. 
  • MSS is a soccer program independent of Cranford School District and is under the CSC umbrella
  • Contact: Carole Quinones at [email protected]


The Cranford Middle School Soccer (“CMSS”) program tryout and selection process is designed to ensure that interested players receive a fair and objective opportunity to participate in school oriented team athletics, preparing them for continued participation in team sports at the high school level.

General Information:

Tryouts are open to all Cranford middle school boys and girls in 7th and 8th grade, as well as 6th grade Boys & Girls at HAS. Two teams will be formed from each middle school (one boys team & one girls team) based on tryout selection. The registration and payment process is being run through the Cranford Soccer Club (“CSC”) website; program details, updates and additional information will be posted on the Cranford Middle School Soccer Program page of the CSC website:

  • Logistics: 
    The tryout process will be held once a year in the Fall during the first week of school, and is expected to consist of two individual tryout sessions.  The results of these tryouts will determine the teams for the fall season.
     ·         Participants are required to make at least one of the tryout sessions and are strongly encouraged to make both.

    The Tryout Process:
     ·  Advance online registration is required and can be done at
     ·  Online registration form and non-refundable tryout fee of $20 must be completed and paid prior to the beginning of tryouts
     ·  Each tryout session will last approx 60 minutes.  There should be no cheering or individual coaching during a tryout.
     ·  All player specific information regarding rating/ranking will be kept confidential and will not be shared with parents or other members of the community. 
     ·  First day of tryouts will be organized by USA Soccer Group in conjunction with the coaches.  Second day of tryouts will be run by the coaches. 

    Tryout Days:
     ·  Participants must sign in at least 15 minutes prior to tryouts.
     ·  Participants will be issued a bib number which will be used by evaluators to identify participants.  Numbers must be returned at the end of each tryout session. 
    ·   Participants must wear appropriate workout clothes including cleats and shin guards.
     ·  Participants must NOT wear uniform jerseys from other soccer team affiliations. Players who show up in any part of their uniform will be asked to change clothing prior to being allowed to participate.
     ·  There will be water breaks between drills and participants must bring their own water.
     ·  Players are required to bring their own ball.  

    After Tryouts
    The professional coaching staff will tally participant results and issue final selections.  Emails of acceptance or rejection will be emailed out as soon as selections are made.  

    Acceptance of Teams & Payments: 
    ·  If your child is selected for a Cranford Middle School Soccer team, you will receive an email informing you that your child has secured a spot on a team.  
    ·  You will be instructed to log into your account in order to accept or reject your roster spot.  If you choose to accept your spot, full payment in the amount of approx. $300.00 will be due within 24 hours of your initial notification. 
    ·  If we do not receive your payment by the due date, you may lose your roster spot.  

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Cranford Soccer Club

P.O. Box 903 
Cranford, New Jersey 07016

Cranford Soccer Club

P.O. Box 903 
Cranford, New Jersey 07016

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