Welcome to the HMS Travel Soccer Page.
Soccer is a game of technical execution, tactical understanding, instinctive play and psychological strength. The athletic program at Huntington Middle School is designed for the high level student-athlete who is committed to achieving the highest of standards in the classroom and on the field.
Student-athletes who commit to the soccer program at Huntington Middle School are ones who have the skills and desire to achieve championship results. As in all other aspects of life, student-athlete must be willing to learn from mistakes, persist and believe in overcoming major obstacles.
The responsibility and goal of Huntington’s coaching staff is to develop every player so that they maximize their potential, physically, mentally and emotionally. Student-athlete will be encouraged to solve problems by themselves in the heat of competition. This will be achieved through progressive, age appropriate tactical training. Coaches will also rely on techniques such as goal setting and visualization to focus on the process and not the outcome of the game.
Short-term objective: Learn soccer skills, techniques, tactics and have fun.
Long-term objective: Learn all aspects of the game in order to play high school soccer.
"Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do" - Pele
GIRLS SOCCER: “Somewhere behind the athlete you’ve become and the hours of practices and the
coaches who have pushed you..is a little girl who fell in love with the game and never looked back..Play for her.”
Please click on the Tryout Criteria for more information about this program.