Lakeshore Soccer Club began in the early 1990s as the Tri-Cities Strikers Soccer Club. The Mission of the Lakeshore Soccer Club is to offer our families the best possible soccer experience and to field teams that are competitive in our league at all levels. It is our intent to play a leadership role in continuously improving the quality of soccer in West Michigan allowing for age-appropriate player development.
Lakeshore Select: The Lakeshore Soccer Club's Select Division emphasizes and encourages personal development and recreational fun through the development and use of soccer skills. Competition shall be viewed not merely as a vehicle for winning, but also as a healthy source of skill development, personal challenge, and an opportunity to learn and practice sportsmanship.
Why Choose Lakeshore Select?
We are a developmental club that focuses on the long term success of each young athlete
We provide some of best coaching and training on the lakeshore!
We offer balanced team training for U8 and U9 age groups to expose all of our youngest players to the highest level of coaching available.
We offer a fair, unbiased tryout through the use of independent evaluators.
We form as many teams as we can roster and only cut players when we don't have enough to fill a team
What is the time commitment required for a Lakeshore Select team?
2 practices per week. 1 1/2 hours each
4 home games and 4 away games (within 1 1/2 hr of the Tri-Cities area)
One (or two) tournaments per season, depending on the age group. U8 teams will not compete in a tournament in the fall.
Commit to the fall and spring season
Lakeshore Premier: Created to serve players along the lakeshore for whom the Michigan State Premier Soccer League (MSPSL) represents the “next step” in their soccer development journey, Lakeshore Premier SC develops players in a local club that’s dedicated to fielding competitive teams in the MSPSL at a reasonable cost and traveling convenience for families.
Lakeshore Premier SC teams are not pre-chosen, but are comprised of the best players who attend tryouts each June, regardless of where they reside. There are no spots on the roster "reserved" for players from any local clubs. In fact, players come from Holland, Zeeland, Allendale, West Olive, Nunica, Grand Haven, Norton Shores, Spring Lake, Muskegon, North Muskegon, Freemon, Whitehall, Ludington and points in between.
Lakeshore Premier SC begins forming teams at U12, helping players from different clubs learn the game together for a full season in preparation for playing in the MIchigan State Premier Soccer League which begins competition at U13.
Lakeshore Premier SC has a proven path of development for players who look to take their game to the next level. Our teams compete at the highest levels of youth soccer in the state of Michigan, and in tournaments around the midwest, and our coaches have deep experience in fielding competitive teams with players who go on to be impact players in high school and college.
Lakeshore Premier SC, the Lakeshore’s Premier Soccer Club!