About Burke AC Travel Soccer
Burke Athletic Club (Burke AC) sponsors a comprehensive soccer program for boys and girls from three to nineteen years of age. The Burke AC travel program provides a more competitive and advanced playing opportunity for its participants. It is the mission of Burke AC to create a meaningful, positive experience for travel players; to develop soccer skills; and to teach the lessons associated with team play (i.e., sportsmanship, building self-esteem).
The goals of the Burke AC travel soccer program are to:
Provide a balanced program that affords opportunities for maximum skill development and the challenge of higher-level competition
Provide an opportunity for the most talented and dedicated players in the area to play together, to allow teams to play at the highest level of competition possible
Provide an opportunity for players who both desire more advanced play and have appropriate level of knowledge, skills, and abilities
Meet the developmental needs of a travel player, taking into account a player’s physical, mental, and social growth and developmental needs as well as player and parent commitment
Establish and maintain competitive teams in the National Capital Soccer League (NCSL) and EDP Soccer League