Surf Cup Sports and Folsom Lake Soccer League Partner to Create Greater Opportunities and Experiences in Sacramento Region
Adding their 19th Affiliate, Surf welcomes Folsom Lake Soccer.
Folsom will rebrand their competitive division from Folsom Lake Earthquakes to Folsom Lake Surf.
The club will play the remainder of 2019 as Folsom Lake Earthquakes but will be fully integrated into the Surf Brand by the start of the 2020 season. Folsom Lake Surf is devoted to solidifying the best in player development and a strong player pathway in Sacramento Region and joining Surf provides them a clear opportunity to fulfill that mission
The Folsom Lake Soccer League has more than 5,000 kids registered and serves the East Sacramento and West El Dorado County communities.
The league is registered in Folsom and includes the competitive division and Folsom Soccer Club, Rancho Cordova and Orangevale recreational programs.
All players in the competitive program will identify under the Surf brand, while all recreation teams in the league will keep their identities but will be recognized as being part of the Surf network.
All programs are focused on developing the whole person while learning sound, strong competitive soccer skills.
Folsom Lake Surf joins San Jose Surf, Monterey Surf, Walnut Creek Surf, Sierra Surf,
“Folsom Lake Surf is a perfect partner for us, they share the same dedication to Surf’s mission of creating the best opportunities and experiences for their players. Our new partnership allows us to provide them with the tools to continue to grow their club and to expand on this mission while offering an elite programming pathway,” said Surf’s Brian Enge.
Added Enge, “Surf Cup Sports is committed to building an authentic network of partner clubs in Northern California and the team at Folsom Lake Surf fit perfectly into our community.”
Fritz Libby, Folsom Lake Soccer League’s Co-Executive Director said, “One of our main goals is to provide our players with as many meaningful playing experiences possible.”
“We support multi-league play, networking our players with outside organizations for additional playing experiences and even guest playing them with higher-level teams when possible,” said Libby. “Our new relationship with Surf gives us access to the leading playing event and college exposure platform in the country. We couldn’t be happier to become an important player in the Surf’s Northern California network of top clubs.”
“Partnering with Surf will take us to the next level, for sure.”Spencer Lowe, Folsom Lake Soccer League’s Co-Executive Director.
“We will benefit from the level of professional support and soccer business relationships that Surf brings to its partners. Most importantly we are totally aligned with offering a world-class playing experience for players and with providing a customer-friendly service to parents and volunteers that will make our club grows into a top club in our region,” said Spencer Lowe, Folsom Lake Soccer League’s Co-Executive Director.
“As our Surf Affiliate Program continues to expand, it’s important that we partner with organizations that are run by like-minded Coaches and Administrators as they are dedicated to our mission to provide the best of the best experiences and opportunities for their athletes,” said Chris Adams, Director of the Surf Affiliate program.
“Folsom Lake Surf will be able to take advantage of improved player opportunities, coaching development, administrative tools,