The mission of the US Youth Soccer’s Olympic Development Program is to identify players of the highest caliber on a continuing and consistent basis, which will lead to increased success for the US National Teams.
UPDATE – 2017 ODP Spirit Wear is now available. Spirit wear is available to all ODP players and their families. We have partnered with Winning Streak Apparel to bring you an on-line store. The store will only be open through April 30th! If you have any questions, please contact Kelly Jenkins at firstname.lastname@example.org
Here is the direct link to the store: MOyouthSoccer.itemorder.com
The mission of Missouri Youth Soccer Association’s (MYSA) Olympic Development Program is to identify and develop the top players registered within the State of Missouri, to promote development through quality coaching, and to help these players gain recognition on the Regional and National levels. Current Teams and Coaches can be found at the bottom of this page.
Please Read – MYSA ODP Parents Guide
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NOTE – we are slowly migrating the ODP information to this page. The most current information can be found at the dedicated ODP Page for now.
|Team||Team Page||Head Coach|
|2000 Boys||2000 Boys Pool||Zach Waters|
|2000 Girls||No Team due to lack of participants||Dan Schmidlin|
|2001 Boys||2001 Boys Pool||Graham Shaw|
|2001 Girls||2001 Girls Pool||Deno Merrick|
|2002 Boys||2002 Boys Pool||Tim Strange|
|2002 Girls||2002 Girls Pool||Deno Merrick|
|2003 Boys||2003 Boys Pool||Chris Dean|
|2003 Girls||2003 Girls Pool||Christy Konokiuk|
|2004 Boys||2004 Boys Pool||Nathan Mason|
|2004 Girls||2004 Girls Pool||Dan Garabedian|
|2005 Boys||2005 Boys Pool||Rob Wilkinson|
|2005 Girls||2005 Girls Pool||Mark Kaiser|
2016-2017 ODP Registration
We have a new stand alone website for the ODP Program. You may register by clicking the link above. All parents should read the 2016 ODP Parents Guide before registering their child as the program has changed significantly this year.
PLEASE, when registering, if you are registered in Got Soccer with an account, you need to use your Got Soccer user name and password to register for ODP. DO NOT make a new Got Soccer account profile to register UNLESS you do not have an existing Got Soccer profile. If you have forgotten you user name or password please go out to Got Soccer and request they send it to you, by clicking on “forgot password”, it will then be emailed to you. When registering, please make sure that you have a VALID working email address entered. This is the way the coaches and the state office will communicate vital ODP information, try out dates, training dates and other important information to you.
For the 2016/17 ODP season, the six (6) age groups are:
2000 Boys & Girls
2001 Boys & Girls
2002 Boys & Girls
2003 Boys & Girls
2004 Boys & Girls
2005 Boys & Girls
Players are evaluated during the tryouts, after 4 sessions have been held, the State Pool could possibly be named. All Players are encouraged to attend all the sessions. All players named to the pool will attend scheduled sessions. Sessions will be held in January and February.
On March 1st when the state team is named, there will also be a named selection of players from each team to attend the Regional event, this invites will be announced April 1st.
Any soccer player registered in Missouri Youth Soccer Association is eligible for consideration in the ODP provided he or she meets the age requirement for the established age group. Tryouts are open to all players. If a player is not registered with MYSA, they will be registered when they sign up for tryouts.