NCHU Tryout Information

Updated Tuesday March 19, 2019 by NCHU Webmaster.

Soccer Tryouts -  2018/19 Season Ages 6 to 18 
The Northport Cow Harbor United Soccer (NCHU) club will be holding tryouts for the 2018/19 season. Northport is one of the premier soccer clubs on Long Island. We are home to several division and state champions. NCHU is part of the LIJSL, USClub and JSS and we play most of the top teams on Long Island. We are looking for talented, competitive players to join our teams. Come on down and tryout. We are open to all age groups from 7 to 18. In order to play for the Northport Cow Harbor United you must participate in the tryouts. This is a competitive travel club and we conduct tryouts to determine the appropriate skill level and player. 

If your existing U13 or older team would like to become a part of Northport Cow Harbor, we are accepting independent teams in tact.

Check the Schedule Here

*Birthdates align with the new USSF guidelines. 

DOB 2014 - U5
DOB 2013 - U6
DOB 2012 - U7
DOB 2011 - U8
DOB 2010 - U9
DOB 2009 - U10
DOB 2008 - U11
DOB 2007 - U12
DOB 2006 - U13
DOB 2005 - U14
DOB 2004 - U15
DOB 2003 - U16
DOB 2002 - U17
DOB 2001 - U18


Tryout Instructions U9-U12:

  • All players interested in joining a U9 to U12 (2010-2002 birth year) NCHU travel team MUST register for the tryouts on the website.
  • All tryouts will be held at Soccer Park.
  • All tryout participants are expected to arrive 15 minutes prior to the start of EACH Tryout session to confirm their registration and attendance.
  • Each tryout participant will receive a numbered tryout pinny on Day 1.
  • Players are to keep the tryout pinny after Day 1, and return the tryout pinny after Day 2.
  • All Participants will not be allowed to wear any clothing issued by a training organization or current travel team, for example SUSA, ISA, LI United, Rough Riders, or NCHU practice gear. Players will be asked to change any such clothing before taking part in the Tryout Session.
  • All participants must have a ball, wear shin guards, cleats, and bring water.
  • Parents, relatives, or friends are to wait in the area near the Concession Stand. No one is allowed near the tryout fields. Medical reasons for being near the tryout fields can be discussed with the Tryout Coordinator.
  • In the event of inclement weather, postponements will be announced through the NCHU Website.
  • Rainout dates will be posted on the NCHU website.
  • Northport Youth Center will refund your registration if you make a travel team.  


Tryout registration is now open.