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2022-2023 Cobras Tryouts

We hope you will choose to tryout for a GCCSA Cobra team.  Players or parents interested in learning more about Academy, Challenge or Classic soccer can read about them on the website.  Further questions can be directed to Mike Varga (Director of Coaching).

GCCSA Cobras Tryouts for the 2022-2023 season will take place at Hanna
Park in Shelby, NC!

Registration begins 30 minutes prior to the start of tryouts:

May 23, 24:  Academy GIRLS (birth years 2012-2015)
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

May 23, 24: Academy BOYS (birth years 2012-2015)
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Make up date in case of inclement weather would be: Thursday, May 26
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM for the May 23, 24 Academy dates

May 23, 25: GIRLS (birth years 2004-2011)
**An additional day for 2010,2011 girls will be Tuesday, May 24 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

May 24, 26: BOYS (birth years 2004-2011)
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Make up date in case of inclement weather for the older boys and girls
would be: Friday, May 27 6-8 PM


Cobra Soccer Tryout Info for 2022-2023 Season:

Steps to Register:

  1. Go to to register your child online.  Sign in or create a new account and be sure to register them for Cobras (not recreation).  

  2. Fill out the paperwork below - Medical Waiver Form (type in or print and fill out) – Spanish version available if needed and the GCCSA Player/Parent Contract:

NCYSA Medical Waiver       

NCYSA Medical Waiver - Spanish

Player/Parent Contract

You will need to print and bring the Medical Waiver and Parent/Player Contract with you to tryouts OR you can scan and email them to [email protected]

Everyone will need to check in at the registration table on their day of tryouts.


Check in is required at Hanna Park.

Placement Notification
Parents will be notified of their player's status via email after tryouts.

Player/Parent Acceptance
Parents will receive instructions in the status email for player acceptance.

Commitment Fee
A $100 commitment fee is due by July 1.

Team Meetings
Once player offers are confirmed, team meetings will be held in July/early August to discuss plans for the upcoming year and place uniform orders. 


Annual costs vary based on team and team type and consist of club fees and team fees. An overview of costs can be found here.

Scholarships are available for those in financial need. Scholarship requests are due July 15. To request a scholarship or for more information, please contact Kristin Enderby.

What to Wear/Bring:

  • Water bottle
  • Soccer ball
  • Cleats

A tryout number will be provided when you check-in for registration.

Commitment Details:

If you commit to a team, the following will apply:

  • Commitment fee will be due on or before July 1.
  • When you make a commitment to a team you are financially responsible for all club fees on the dates in the table above.
  • If payment is not received on or before the due date your player’s card may be pulled until payment is received.
  • Alternate payment schedules must be approved by the GCCSA.
  • All requests for player scholarships are due by July 15.

  • Tuesday, May 19th - Academy and all U11 
  • Wednesday, May 20th - All U12, U13, U14 
  • Thursday, May 21st - All U16 and U18

  • Sign Up!

    You will be required to login or create an account to register for tryouts. Need help registering online? Email us with questions.

    Walk-Up registration is available.  If you choose to register on site, please arrive early to complete your paperwork.

    Please print and fill out the following forms. Bring them to tryouts with you.

    Player/Parent Contract

    NCYSA Waiver

    Medical Waiver - Spanish

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