Rise SC’s unique, player-centric curriculum reflects our philosophy of providing soccer for every player. We seek to instill a love for the game and in an environment where each player is encouraged to participate according to his or her interest and ability. We take great pride in developing our players as athletes, students and responsible young men and women.
- 1.1 Million people live within 6 miles of our soccer facilities
- The average median income for our top ten zip codes is $109,910 annually
- We have players from 136 different zip codes
- Our central location and proximity to the most desirable areas in the city make us particularly attractive.
- 6,000 Followers on social media and growing (Facebook, Instagram and Twitter)
- 4,500 Players per season
- 15,000 Website visits weekly
- Over 600 parent volunteers
- All in all, Rise SC owns and/or manages 66 fields, so engagement opportunities are vast.
facilities & training
Rise SC owns some of the finest youth soccer facilities in the country. Our three main campuses - South-central Houston, Sugar Land/Missouri City and Pearland - allow us to offer excellence in programming at geographically-sensible locations to the more than 1.1 million people living within a six mile-radius of our facilities.
See our schedules and fields.
Coaches are the key to player development. Rise SC boasts one of the most highly licensed coaching staffs in the nation.
Meet our coaching staff
Player success depends on player environment, proper coaching and club support. Since 1999, we have helped over 225 student athletes advance to the collegiate level at universities such as Wake Forest, Notre Dame, Carnegie Mellon, Colorado College, Dartmouth, LSU, Babson, University of Pennsylvania, Dartmouth, Rhodes, Washington and Lee, Sewanee, Harvard, MIT, Columbia, U.S. Air Force Academy, Vanderbilt, Colgate and nearly every university in the State of Texas.
Along the way, a few players have represented their countries on youth and full National Teams or played at the professional level. You could be next!
U.S. Women’s National Team, WNY Flash
U.S. Youth National Team
Mexico U15 National Team
Carl (Raz) Forsten
U.S. Youth National Team
U.S. Men’s National Team
U.S. Youth National Team Pool, Houston Dash
U.S. Youth National Team Pool, Mexico U20 National Team
Dania Nicole Perez
Mexico U17 National Team
U.S. Women’s National Team
Northern Ireland Women’s National Team
Rise offers the most comprehensive programming in the city for players of every level and with any goals.
Our Recreational program - Rise Rec - is the largest in Houston and gives players a solid foundation. Players who want to continue building their skills can move on to our Jr. Academy, Academy and Competitive programs - Select, Premier, Elite. Our innovative programming provides players an array of options to stay on top of their game.
Learn more about our programs