GPS Portland Phoenix is excited to announce the details of their 2012 PDL try out. The tryout will take place on Saturday, March 17th at Deering High School, Portland on Memorial Field, from 10am-12 pm.
The Phoenix are looking to add more local talent to their roster following the success of Cameron Omsberg, Matt Williams and Oliver Blum in the franchise’s first two seasons. Pictured below in last year’s Team Photo.
The PDL (Premier Development League) is part of the United Soccer Leagues Soccer Pyramid and encompasses clubs from the USA, Canada & Bermuda. The top U23 men’s league in North America, PDL featured 67 teams within four conferences across the United States and Canada in 2010. The PDL season consists of 16 regular season matches for each team, eight home and eight away, and provides elite collegiate players the opportunity to taste a higher level of competition while maintaining their eligibility.
The Phoenix are the current the New England Division regular season champions which is part of the Eastern Conference; competing against such clubs as Ottawa Fury, Vermont Voltage & New Hampshire Phantoms, the Phoenix ended with a record of 8wins, 3 losses and 5 draws.
You can register for the open try out via the following link: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/PhoenixPDLtryout12
The cost to try out is $10 per player.
For more information on MPS Portland Phoenix PDL team and the try out, please contact Premier Teams Director Ben Havey at firstname.lastname@example.org or