Rise News

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.

View all coach bio’s

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.

View full bio

More Rise News

Reliant powers youth soccer

Reliant powers youth soccer

Reliant is extending its long-standing partnership with RISE Soccer Club to continue providing opportunities for youth soccer players in Houston.

Read More
RISE offers Funded U13 & U19 Age Groups

RISE offers Funded U13 & U19 Age Groups

RISE is thrilled to be the only youth club in the greater Houston area to offer a funded opportunity for Elite Program players who compete at the highest levels of play. RISE currently funds (U18/19) age group teams and we are excited to announce that we will begin funding the top (U13, birth year 2009) teams for the upcoming Fall 2021 season. This unprecedented opportunity essentially positions families to only have to pay for 4 years of club fees instead of 6 years from the U13 to U18/U19 age groups. We will actively look to add additional funded age groups in the future and further distinguish ourselves as the club that ties itself to the success of our players. 

Read More
RISE JOINS NEW BOYS ECNL REGIONAL LEAGUE

RISE JOINS NEW BOYS ECNL REGIONAL LEAGUE

RISE joins Boys ECNL Regional League (ECNL-RL) Texas Conference

Read More