Portland Thorns Pre-Academy - U11 & U12
The 2020/2021 season launched the Portland Thorns Pre-Academy as part of our overall Thorns Academy Program. The Pre-Academy Program is for select U11 & U12 players to begin training in preparation of joining the Portland Thorns Academy. This is a comprehensive, year-round program designed to develop and challenge these players.
The 2022/2023 program will run May 2022 - April 2023
The Thorns Pre-Academy plays in the OYSA Timbers/Thorns League.
Teams will play in the Premier Gold Division both in the Fall League and the Spring League.
Teams will compete the OYSA State Cup, held in April of each year.
For information regarding The Pre-Academy Program
and Tryouts please email:
As of May 2022
U12 - 2011
Born Jan 1, 2011- Dec 31, 2011
U11 - 2012
Born Jan 1, 2012 - Dec 31, 2012
Players must Tryout to be considered for a spot on either of the Pre-Academy Teams.
Uniform Kits are available at
Tursi's Soccer Store
Tursi Soccer - DIRECTIONS
8805 SW Canyon Lane
Portland, OR 97225
2022/2023 Uniform Kit
(2nd year of 2 year cycle)