Be seen by coaches throughout the Northwest from the Community College level to those from Division I schools. In 2016 we had 28 different colleges from the Northwest represented. Starfire’s intimate environment provides maximum exposure for better recruitment potential. This showcase fills quickly. Register early to ensure your spot.
November 24-26, 2017
Premier & High Select Teams
Entry Fee U15 $675
Entry Fee U16-U19 $875
- College Coaches Showcase format
- College Coaches Seminars
- 30-minute halves
- 4 games
- Game balls provided
- Washington State referees
- ALL games played at Starfire
- Paid parking in effect at Starfire
- Registration deadline is November 6th OR UNTIL FILLED
- Register Now
Team Rosters for College Coaches – Mandatory for all teams
Click here to download the team roster that is required from each team and will be used in the recruiting books we put together for each college coach in attendance. Please include the most accurate academic information available. Each team is required to return their roster to Gary Whitehouse at [email protected] by Monday, November 14th. This roster is NOT used for team registration.
Complimentary Concierge Services
Bringing your team to Starfire Sports just got easier. Let Kristina Thorne of the Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority help plan your trip, free of charge! Kristina’s complimentary concierge services include:
- Help finding the best group rates at team friendly hotels
- Recommendations on where to take the team for pre/post tournament meals
- Copies of free area guides, maps and coupons for registration or mailings
- Suggestions for team friendly pre/post activities
To get started, simply contact Kristina Thorne at 877.885.9452 or [email protected]. Save time. Avoid hassles. Talk to a local specialist.
Varsity Student Institute (VSI) Seminars
Varsity Student Institute (VSI) is a local college advising company that offers individual consulting services to both student-athletes and academic-only students. Their experience in the youth soccer recruiting process has spanned over the last 13 years. They have helped over 1,000 individual families in our private consulting business and hundreds more on a part-time basis. They are experts in the college search and recruiting process.
VSI will be presenting a very informative seminar during the 2017 AstroTurf Showcase as follows:
What: Facts, Myths, and Trends of the College Recruiting Process
When: Saturday, 11/25/2017 from 10:00am-11:00am -OR- 3:00pm-4:00pm; This is the same seminar repeated for those who have games scheduled during either of the times listed.
Where (*LOCATION CHANGED*): The meeting room on the top floor of the Starfire Athletic Center. When you enter the main building from the front, head up the staircase and turn right. The meeting room is through the double glass doors to the right of Watershed FC. Or you can just ask the front desk folks where the classroom is located.
In addition to the AstroTurf Showcase seminars above, we encourage you to take advantage of VSI’s free one-hour consultations designed to help families understand their own specific needs and get a jump-start on the college search and selection process.
For questions, or to schedule your free consultation, please contact Gary Whitehouse at 425-922-2617 or [email protected]
Seattle Sports Videos will be offering both game video and highlight video opportunities during our 2017 Showcase.
In today’s world of recruiting, the use of video has continued to be used more in the recruitment process by college coaches. Video is one of the more most effective ways to get the attention of coach and have them want to see you play more and or request a full game.
Coaches are looking for a short (3-5 minutes) video to start that is produced from good quality game video. Seattle Sports Videos are experts in this field. Click here to view an example of one of their highlight videos.
We are pleased to offer discounted pricing for the 2017 AstroTurf Showcase. Visit the Seattle Sports Video website to order your game video. The game video may be shared by multiple families to reduce the cost.
College Coaches in Attendance
View a live updated list of coaches as they check in (updated continuously during the tournament). Click here to download the preliminary list of college coaches set to attend the 2017 AstroTurf Collegiate Showcase [updated 11/22/17]. This list will be updated as we approach the event weekend. Click here to download the list of coaches that attended the 2016 AstroTurf Collegiate Showcase.
College Coach Registration
If you are a college coach looking to attend the 2016 AstroTurf Showcase, please contact Gary Whitehouse at [email protected].
If you are looking for a guest player position, please contact Gary Whitehouse at [email protected].