Rec Coach Spotlight: Veronica Babineaux

The ASA Recreational League would not be possible without the support of amazing volunteer coaches. We thought, who better to share expertise, tips and experiences than the people who coach each season?! Today we’re thrilled to highlight veteran ASA Rec coach Veronica Babineaux! Thanks for answering our questions Veronica! When did you begin coaching? I […]

How to Host a Safe Soccer Tournament during COVID-19

On the morning of Thursday, March 12, Alexandria Soccer’s tournament staff made the decision to cancel our spring tournament, set to kick off the following day. This was in the very early days of the COVID-19 pandemic when many professionals were still working in their offices, Americans were traveling domestically without masks and we didn’t […]

Futsal ID Tryouts 2020 | FAQ

Disclaimer: We do not have specific details about the winter Futsal season and the safety of training and playing indoors with the reality of COVID-19. Right now, we will host tryouts outdoors (like last year) and plan for a season with the understanding that things could look vastly different and need to be amended. Planning […]

Games, crafts, sports, nature & more—Camp ALEX

Two weeks ago ASA embarked on a new adventure called Camp ALEX. Camp ALEX is a multi-sport & activity camp hosted at Brenman Park (not on the soccer field as you might be envisioning, but towards the back near the creek!) It’s ok, many of us just learned about the creek too. As the City […]

Hello everyone, Katie here! What a week (and future?). How are you doing?

Hello everyone, Katie here! What a week (and future?). How are you doing? Hello from my home “office.” As the communications director for ASA I spend a lot of time interacting with people, writing stories that feature kids, taking photos at soccer fields/futsal courts and other activities that involve, well, people. Like you, in light […]

Launching ASA Reds

In Spring 2020 ASA is excited to unveil the top tier of our player progression pyramid with a pre-professional program, ASA Reds. This team will provide a high level avenue for players and will allow members of the community to stay connected to the club into adulthood. It will also provide a pathway for those […]

Pro Player Profile — Mark Wysocki

In the Fall of 2019 ASA launched a Professional Futsal program with women’s and men’s teams. In the inaugural season the teams are playing an exhibition match schedule and competing in two tournaments in early 2020. As we lead up to the USFF Northeast Regional Tournament we’ll be highlighting players in this program! Thank you […]

Pro Player Profile—Juliet Onufrak

In the Fall of 2019 ASA launched a Professional Futsal program with women’s and men’s teams. In the inaugural season the teams are playing an exhibition match schedule and competing in two tournaments in early 2020. As we lead up to the USFF Northeast Regional Tournament we’ll be highlighting players in this program! Thank you […]

United States Youth Futsal Regional Round Up

Twelve of ASA’s forty Futsal ID teams traveled to Richmond, Virginia for the United States Youth Futsal (USYF) Regional Tournament this past weekend. The 2002 boys play defense during a futsal game at the USYF Regional Tournament. Will Hanna, Futsal ID Director and coach said, “Every opportunity to play futsal teams of the highest caliber […]

OrthoVirginia Announced as ASA Program Partner

For Immediate Release: 12/5/2019 Alexandria, Virginia — Alexandria Soccer Association is thrilled to announce OrthoVirginia as a program partner for the 2020 and 2021 seasons. OrthoVirginia, the state’s largest provider of orthopedic and therapy care, is the new uniform sponsor of the ASA Adult Leagues and will be providing athletic training support at a large number of […]