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NEW HIRE - MEET CARLOS PARRA

NEW HIRE - MEET CARLOS PARRA

Coaches are the key to player development. RISE SC boasts one of the most highly licensed coaching staffs in the nation. Like professionals in any industry, your player's probability for success increases with education. RISE SC is committed to developing our players by having the most talented and qualified coaches lead our players and oversee our program. We firmly believe that better coaches = better players. We have recently made a massive addition to our professional Coaching Staff to continue to help our young athletes reach their goals.

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Carlos Parra– Girls Academy Coach
Licence: USSF A

Coach Carlos brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to Houston. He will join the RISE SC staff from Ginga SC where he served as the Technical Director and Director of Player Development. Over the last 20+ years Coach Carlos played on the U.S. U20 and U23 National teams, competing in the Youth World Championships with the U20s. He also played in Major League Soccer for the Colorado Rapids, New England Revolution, Miami Fusion and the New York/New Jersey Metrostars.

Coach Carlos previously served as Technical Director, Director of Girls Development Academy and ECNL Director in Atlanta and South Florida. Prior to that, Carlos spent many years in Atlanta as Executive Director of Coaching for Atlanta Fire United Soccer Association. Carlos has his USSF A and National Youth licenses.

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RISE Boys Program debuts at #70 in the Country

RISE Boys Program debuts at #70 in the Country

SoccerWire has revealed a new edition of its series highlighting the top youth soccer clubs in the United States. Today’s installment features the SoccerWire Top 100 Boys Soccer Clubs as of February 2021. RISE debuts at #70.

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RISE BFF Day

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This is going to be a blast for our RISE Recreational Preschool and Grade School players! On Saturday, February 13, currently registered RISE Rec players are encouraged to bring their besties or siblings for some fun mini soccer games. So your player has 6 best friends? Bring them all! Literally. This is an awesome opportunity to show off your club to friends who are thinking of joining RISE. Eligible birth years for recreational player participation are 2017 (U4) - 2009 (U12). We look forward to seeing our returning, new and prospective players.

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RISE AWARDED PRESTIGIOUS PLAYERS FIRST DESIGNATION

RISE AWARDED PRESTIGIOUS PLAYERS FIRST DESIGNATION

RISE is honored to be awarded the Players First license from US Club Soccer after completing the rigorous application process. RISE joins more than 100 clubs in a movement that has elevated youth soccer standards by bringing the Players First philosophy to 29 states across the country. RISE is one of only two clubs in Houston to have this licensing.

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