Rising Stars and Academy Teams

Our Players
The players of Charlotte Rise FC embody the spirit of dedication, passion, and teamwork both on and off the field. With each training session and match, they demonstrate a relentless pursuit of excellence, constantly pushing themselves to reach new heights and overcome challenges. Their commitment to the game is matched only by their camaraderie and sportsmanship, as they support and uplift one another in every endeavor. Beyond the thrill of competition, these players understand the value of hard work, discipline, and perseverance, traits that extend far beyond the soccer pitch. As ambassadors of the club, they exemplify the values of integrity, respect, and resilience, inspiring those around them with their determination and tenacity. Together, they form a formidable team united by a shared goal: to strive for greatness and leave a lasting legacy both on and off the field.

Players Spotlight

Our Players with Rise FC
The experience of children learning from coaches like Mike Spangler, Macey Kurtz, and Caitlyn Logan at Charlotte Rise FC from ages 5 to 19 is transformative and enriching. At the youngest ages, players are introduced to the joy of soccer in a nurturing environment where fundamental skills are emphasized alongside a focus on fun and enjoyment. As they progress through the ranks, coaches tailor training sessions to challenge and develop players’ abilities, fostering a deeper understanding of the game’s intricacies while instilling values like teamwork, resilience, and sportsmanship. Under the guidance of these dedicated coaches, children not only hone their soccer skills but also learn important life lessons that will serve them well beyond the field. Whether they aspire to compete at higher levels or simply enjoy the game recreationally, the holistic approach taken by these coaches ensures that players of all ages emerge from their time at Charlotte Rise FC with a love for the sport and the tools to succeed both on and off the pitch.
Learn Alongside Our Players

Open to boys and girls aged U5-U12 (2019 – 2012)

Open to boys and girls aged U5-U19 (2019 – 2005)

Open to boys and girls aged U5-U19 (2019 – 2005)