U9-U14 Tryout Update
American River FC would like to thank everyone for the great turnout at our tryouts. While many of the teams and some
age groups are full, we still have a few spots open for interested and dedicated players. Teams still looking for a player or two:
U10 Girls: Robert Moyers
U11 Girls: Chris Espinosa
U11 Boys: Pedro Juarez
U12 Girls: Wendy Graf
U13 Girls: Scott Pieri - Keeper Needed
U14 Girls: Janos (John) Varga
2014 TRYOUTS for ARFC Teams
ARFC will be conducting tryouts for 2014. Here are the details.
U15-U19: May 16, 17 and 18 Tryout Details Register for Tryouts
Season Tickets for Republic FC
2014 is the inaugural year for Sacramento's USL PRO League soccer team, the Sacramento Republic FC. We are excited to
announce that ARFC has secured a block of season tickets for our families to purchase at a very good rate.
For more information, see the Republic FC Season Tickets.
Ready to Order? Get Season Tickets Now!
Freedom '97 Auernig Finishes 2nd in NorCal NPL
Freedom ’97 Auernig wrapped up the NorCal National Premier League Showcase on March 15 and 16. They tied Marin FC 1-1,
who won league, and beat Boca 5-0. As a result, they finished 2nd in the NPL State Division in both the Fall and Spring
leagues, and completed the season ranked #10 in NorCal. Competing in the highest division, the team had a very successful
beating several top teams, including a record of 1-1-1 against Juventus, who is ranked #1 in NorCal. Although they will
miss the five seniors that are graduating, the team expects to compete well next year in the NorCal Premier League.
2014 U7/U8 Academy Program
The American River FC U8 Academy will be starting in March 2014. Trainings will be held twice per week from March - June.
In July, we will form several U8 teams from the Academy player pool to compete in the NorCal Premier Fall U8 League.
Academy costs include a $100 Registration Fee to cover field costs and $25 per month for training and league fees.
To reserve your spot in the Academy, simply complete the Academy Registration Information and submit payment for the
Registration fee via PayPal or check.
For more information, see the Academy page.
ARFC Silver Program
This year we have expanded our program offering to include seasonal competitive teams through our American River FC Silver
Program. This program will offer many of the same benefits and training as our year round program with a shorter season,
generally running May - November. The program is specifically designed for those players that want to play at a high
level without the commitment of a year round schedule.
Coaches for 2014
Below are the American River FC coaches for the U9-14 boys and girls for the upcoming 2014 season. For more information
about our teams and coaching staff, see Teams/Coaches for more information.
Nick Gargiulo returns as Club Goalie Trainer
Nick Gargiulo continues as the American River FC goalie training. Nick has many years
of experience training keepers including private trainings, running camps, at Cal Rush and San Juan.
He has been the private trainer for ARFC teams in the past as well. Club Keeper training to start
Interested in Coaching with ARFC?
To submit an application to be considered as a coach for the new program, click here.
Questions About American River FC
If you have any questions about your son or daughter joining American River FC or you
are a coach and would like your team to join American River FC or you have any other
questions that you cannot find the answer, please contact us by