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FC Dallas Emerald Coast

Youth  Development Program

(for ages 6 - 11)

Staff Coach: Ricky Hoegg


Registration: Spring II: Registration NOW OPEN!!! 

Season DATES:

CANCELED: Spring I:     Feb. 21 - April 4 (Wed.) [No session during Spring Break, March 21]

Spring II:    April 11 - May 16 (Wed.)

The purpose of the Youth Development Program (YDP) is to introduce young players to early soccer skills, and to improve ball manipulation and psychomotor functions, which are necessary to play in a competitive environment.  This program offering is open to members and non-members.  10% off for PAL players, STARS players and military families.

Our Spring Modules are on Wednesdays and consists of 6 sessions over a 6 week period.

Ages 6 - 8:      5:00 pm – 6:15 pm
The Introductory Module is designed for 6 to 8-year-old players that have some exposure to the sport but are seeking additional training in balance, agility, and coordination.     

Ages 9 - 11:   6:30 – 7:45 pm
The Performance Module is for the 9 to 11-year-old player who needs extra training to help accelerate technical improvements. Recreational players thinking about trying out for a select/competitive program are also welcome.

All modules are with United States Soccer Federation licensed FC Dallas – Emerald Coast coaches. 


The Registration "Youth Development Program" is not currently available.

Youth Development Program (YDP) - Spring II, 2018

Division Age Group Day Time Total Cost
Introductory Module 6-8 Wed. 5:00 - 6:15 $75.00
Performance Module 9-11 Wed. 6:30 - 7:45 $75.00

Coach Ricky Hoegg





•FC Dallas-Emerald Coast, Niceville, FL

•RAD FC, Destin, FL

•Des Moines Menace (PDL), Des Moines, Iowa

•Menace Summer Camp



•Des Moines Menace (PDL), Des Moines, Iowa 2015-2017

     -U.S. Open Cup

     -PDL Regular Season

     -PDL Playoffs

     -10 goals for Menace

•Missouri State University, Springfield, Missouri 2011-2016

     -NCAA Division 1

     -19 goals

     -6 assists

     -Missouri State Men’s Soccer All-Time leader in Game Winning Goals (13)

     -2016 NSCAA All-West Region 2nd Team

     -2014 & 2016 Missouri Valley Conference 1st Team

     -2013 Missouri Valley Conference Honorable Mention

     -4x Missouri Valley Conference Offensive Player of the Week

•Choctawhatchee HS, Fort Walton Beach, FL 2007-2011

     -All-time school leader in goals with 159 in a career and 50 in a season

     -3 year captain of the varsity team

     -3x Northwest Florida Daily News Men’s Soccer Player of the Year

•2011 Florida State 4A High School Player of the Year

•Youth Club: Emerald Coast United (now FC Dallas-Emerald Coast)

Ed Espinoza

Vice President - FC Dallas-EC

Phone: 703-473-0852

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