PRFC North Valley has a dynamic coaching team, blending staff with significant experience and accomplishments with younger, energetic collegiate players commencing their career in coaching. The national average of qualified soccer coaches to players in America is 1:350. At PRFC North Valley we are very proud to boast an industry leading 1 qualified coach for every 6 players.
At PRFC North Valley we offer well-coached and highly competitive team experiences, convenient for families living in the North Valley. Our scouting network identifies and tracks elite level performers who benefit from being part of the Rising family. Once identified, players receive special consideration as ‘home grown’ talent. Elite players do not need to leave PRFC and will receive regular elite training opportunities with the Scottsdale in preparation for ECNL.
PRFC North Valley Academy program has developed into one of the strongest in Phoenix with a favorable head to head comparison with the top tier clubs. Our outstanding coaching team are experts in nurturing the young players through the formative years of player development. Players learn to play multiple positions and we have a strong commitment to ensuring all players receive significant playing time – in fact … we require each player to play at least 50%.
PRFC North Valley is part of the Rising family with close to 5000 players between the clubs in Scottsdale, Glendale, Cave Creek, Prescott and North Valley. Year-round player development is seamless and opportunities plentiful. Including, a broad range of camp programs, residential team and individual team camps, Futsal, a scouting network, College Placement Program and more ...
The PRFC North Valley Rising Stars is a professionally coached program designed for parents who recognize the importance of great coaching when the players are 4,5, 6 and 7 years old. Teaching techniques and tactical appreciation commence on the first day and players are prepared to play competitive soccer within a few weeks of starting. The ‘Rising Stars’ program is ideal for parents of players seeking to get ahead early and to move confidently into team games.
Our select level teams participate in the Phoenix Open League and several age groups play in the top 2-3 divisions. Our teams progress has been phenomenal in the past 2 years and we regularly out perform our local competition. Progress has been so rapidly for some teams, we are considering entering PRFC North Valley teams in to the State and Premier level leagues and competitions. High level competition conveniently in North Valley.