My my My my

Program Overview


Rush Soccer is committed to developing its players to reach their fullest potential as both players and citizens. In order to create opportunities for our most committed players, CT Rush has created the Regional ProgramThe primary focus of the Regional Program is to DEVELOP players by providing additional high-level training, high level competition and the opportunity to play against some of the top teams in the region/nation.

  • Teams are comprised of Connecticut and Rhode Island Rush players at the U12-U18 age groups
  • Teams will compete in the following...
    • EDP League in the fall/spring season
    • CJSA or NEP State Cups in the spring season
    • Top regional and national level tournaments and showcases.​​​​​

Selection Process

Team selection is based on tryouts and staff recommendations. Coaches assess the following areas...

  • Performance
  • Attitude
  • Training habits
  • Adherence to the Rush Core Values
  • The four pillars of the game; tactical, physical, psychological, and technical traits

Evaluations / Tryouts

  1. Regional Tryout Evaluations 
  2. Branch Tryout Evaluations - Southwest, Central, Shoreline, RI Rush, NY Rush
  3. Director of Coaching and/or Coach Recommendations

Helpful Links & FAQs

Contact Info

Renato Topalli

Regional Program Director of Coaching