Portland Thorns Academy

Posted Apr 19, 2018

The Portland Thorns Academy will compete in the US Soccer Girls Development Academy League.  

For the 2018-19 season the Portland Thorns Academy will field the following teams

U14 DA Team - players born in 2005 & 2006

U15 DA Team - players born in 2004 

U16/U17 DA Team - players born in 2003 & 2002

U18/U19 DA Team - players born in 2000 & 2001 


Calling all Oregon and Southwest Washington female soccer players:

Is soccer more than just a hobby for you? Do you see yourself as a leader and not just a player? Are you looking for a way to elevate your game? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you. Come join us for the Portland Thorns FC Academy Tryouts and show us just how passionate you are. We are looking for dedicated players to help us represent our city at the youth level. Our mission is to:

  • Continue to be a pioneer in girls' soccer, by providing a quality female academy program,
    and giving players a professional structure to work in daily.
  • Create a more competitive environment for elite female players with year-round training
    for the top players, showcase opportunities and elite competition.
  • Bridge the gap between ODP, Academy, College and the Thorns first-team and allow players access to the Thorns coaching staff and first-team training sessions.
  • Create professional and collegiate soccer opportunities.
2018/2019 Fees

Overview of the Fees for the 2018/2019 Season