2017-2018 Academy Players- Pay Initial Payment Here:

Congratulations to players chosen for the 2017-2018 Academy Program.

To make your initial payment of $150.00 to confirm your commitment use the link below.

If you are new to our Academy Program, you will need to register as a user on this site, and then login to pay.

Online Payments – Academy

TRYOUTS for Sporting LS 2017-2018 Academy Program are scheduled for June 9-11, 2017:

All players must attend Tryouts

Pre-registration for Academy Tryouts will open on May 15, 2017

Please direct questions about Academy tryouts to competitive_admin@sportingls.org


Sporting Lee’s Summit Academy Program:

Academy Director and the Sporting Lee’s Summit SC-Vice President Tony LaRose, discusses the Sporting Lee’s Summit SC Academy program:

The Sporting Lee’s Summit Academy Program is focused on the individual player’s development.  Under the leadership of our Technical Director Zoran Savic, one of the top MSL Assistant Coaches in the country,  the Academy will grow to be one of the top programs in the world. The curriculum has been designed using some of the Sporting Kansas City training tools as well progressive ideas from Europe and South America. ALL players will receive the best coaching from some of the best and brightest trainers in the country.

Everything we do from “A to Z” is about player development. Zoran has over 40 years of experience and is one of the highest decorated coaches in the United States.



Academy Coaching Staff:

      • The Coaches for the Academy program are selected by Zoran and his interview committee.
      • Each Academy Coach is required to continue with their professional development.
      • Zoran will have regular training sessions with the Academy coaches to ensure they are teaching the approved curriculum.
      • Zoran will do regular evaluations of the coaching staff.
      • Academy Head coaches are assigned to teams prior to tryouts in June.

Player Development:

      • Zoran will have the final say on who makes ALL Academy teams.
      • Players will be evaluated regularly to ensure they are developing.
      • Academy players will be required to attend private training sessions and camps.

Academy Cost


This new Academy program is part of a very exciting time for Sporting Lee’s Summit SC. We truly believe this program will develop a player that will star in an upcoming World Cup game like Erik Palmer-Brown.