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Sky Blue FC Announces 2018 Open Tryouts

December 21, 2017 - National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) - Sky Blue FC News Release

Tinton Falls, N.J. (Dec. 20, 2017) - Sky Blue FC of the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) has officially confirmed the dates for its 2018 open tryouts. The trials will be held from February 14 to February 15 at Sportika Sports, which is located at 150 Woodward Road in Manalapan, N.J. Cost for the trials is $100, and online registration is currently open.

"We are looking forward to seeing some highly talented players who have what it takes to make our preseason roster," said Denise Reddy, Sky Blue FC head coach.

Any players who are interested in taking part in open tryouts must register online by Monday, February 12, and all participants must be at least 18 years of age. All trialists will be required to sign a liability waiver, and proof of medical insurance must be provided during the registration process. Players will have the opportunity to upload a CV when they sign up online.

There will be one training session conducted on the first day of tryouts, running from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., with player check-in beginning at 11:00 a.m. The second day of tryouts will be by invite only after the first day of assessments, starting at 12:00 p.m. Times are subject to change, but participants will be notified in advance if any alterations are made to the schedule. Trialists must bring boots and gear that are suitable for an indoor turf surface, and all registrants will be provided a Sky Blue FC t-shirt.

Day One: Wednesday, February 14

Session - 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Day Two: Thursday, February 15 (Invite Only After Day One Assessment)

Session - 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Sportika Sports, 150 Woodward Road, Manalapan, New Jersey


2018 Sky Blue FC season and half-season tickets are on sale now, and fans can purchase them today by calling 888-SBFC-TIX (888-723-2849). For all of the latest news on Sky Blue FC, visit the team online and follow us on social media: @SkyBlueFC


Operated by Sky Blue Women's Soccer Inc., Sky Blue FC is the New Jersey franchise in the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL). Led on the pitch by head coach Denise Reddy, the team is now preparing for its ninth season as a professional franchise. Sky Blue FC captured the inaugural Women's Professional Soccer (WPS) Championship in 2009 with an inspirational run through the league playoffs, and it boasts some of the top players from around the world. For additional information, visit the team online at www.SkyBlueFC.com and on social media: @SkyBlueFC

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