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Player Excellence

Creating Opportunities

For Players to Excel

Our Player Excellence Program (PEP) was inspired by the belief that empowered, well-rounded individuals are advantaged on the soccer field and in life.  It’s why the program provides players with opportunities to improve both their soccer skills and their leadership abilities. 

Pewaukee Sussex United soccer club players.

Soccer Excellence

Our immersive, next-level training provides each player with the opportunity to improve their game outside of their team activities.   For players who are serious about maximizing their on-field potential, Soccer Excellence is a bridge between where they are and where they want to be. 

Soccer Excellence is available to all our 9U to 19U players, and includes our signature Street Soccer, Skilz Performance Training, and Velocity Training options.

 Soccer Excellence Fall Schedule


I-Mentor provides current and former players 14 years old or older with an opportunity to mentor our younger players while also being mentored by a senior coach, themselves.  I-Mentor opportunities vary by team and role, but all mentorships are designed to help players learn foundational leadership concepts.  As such, players who participate in I-Mentor create practice plans, lead drills, help with elements of team management, and perform other coaching activities instrumental to their success.

I-Mentor players are paid $12/hr. (or provided with certification of volunteer hours as participant prefers), depending on role. However, every I-Mentor role IS challenging and, given many of our I-Mentor participants work directly with our younger players, we are highly selective about who we accept into the program. As such, participation is contingent upon a number of factors, including passing a background check, having a good GPA, and attending our Coaching Excellence Fundamentals course. 

Current I-Mentoring opportunities coming soon.

Skilz Performance Training

Our Skilz Performance Training provides players with a variety of training options for developing their individual soccer skills and improving their tactical understanding of the sport. In this way, players improve their individual abilities, increase their confidence, and enhance their game performance.

Players to move between stations, learning skills associated with different parts of the game from different PSU coaches at each station. Coaches then assist players as they practice each skill.

Skilz Performance Training Players is a fast paced, high-energy style of training that works players soccer skills in a highly-positive, motivational environment, challenging players to perform their best while coaches and peers encourage their effort. Skilz Performance Training is open to all our 9U to 15U full year players and requires signup.

September 8-October 14, 2020
5:00-6:30 PM
Tuesdays: 9U-10U Boys & Girls, 11U-15U Full Season Girls
Wednesdays: 11U-12U Boys, 13U-15U Full Season Boys

Registration is Closed.

Goalkeeper Training

PSU goalkeepers have the opportunity to improve their knowledge of goalkeeping with various aims to provide a foundation to improve their social, technical, tactical, and psychological skills. Over the course of 6 weeks, goalkeepers will be educated in shot stopping, distribution, 1 v 1 situations, and dealing with crosses among other situational variables. If not goalkeeping, what else? 

Goalkeeper Training is open to all 9U to 19U players and requires signup.

Fridays: September 11-October 16
5:00-6:00 PM (9U-12U)
6:00-7:00 PM (13U-19U)
Pewaukee Sports Complex

Registration is Closed.

street soccer

Street Soccer games are played on small fields with small teams to increase interaction. The program is designed to allow players to “just play” the game in a safe, supervised, and minimally interrupted manner. In this way, players can do what they enjoy the most – play soccer – while getting just enough instruction to help them improve their game. Coaches help create teams and all games are played without a referee to reinforce positive conflict resolution techniques. Street Soccer is open to all our 9U – 15U full year players.

Our Old School Street Soccer is open to any parent, soccer coach, and their significant others. Bring the whole family!

Fridays: September 11-October 16, 2020
5:00-6:30 pm
Pewaukee Sports Complex

No Signup Required

Velocity Training

Our Velocity Training is a holistic approach to performance training that increases player speed, agility, mental focus, and recovery. Training is provided by certified instructors in either a group setting, or in a one-on-one format. Velocity Training session includes an informational component to help players continue to improve their physical and mental abilities beyond their time in the Club, thereby enabling players how to apply their skills and knowledge in all aspects of life, and beyond their time at PSU.