FAQ's

Below we have provided answers to many of the questions Players, Coaches, and Family Members have asked regarding our programs/events.
If you need answers beyond what is provided below, please do not hesitate to send us an e-mail at info@andGOSports.com


Executive Cup - College Showcase FAQ's

WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF THE EXECUTIVE CUP - COLLEGE SHOWCASE?
  • To identify college prospect players early
  • To provide guidance on the the college recruiting process
  • To development opportunity for these potential college players

  • To this day, these two core purposes, namely, IDENTIFY and EDUCATE to become a college prospect. Many players have come to associate Executive Cup with improved opportunities for playing college soccer and getting college scholarships.
WHO CAN TRYOUT FOR THE EXECUTIVE CUP?
  • Male and Female high school aged recruits enrolled in a New York State High School for Fall of 2017.
IF SELECTED, WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF THE EXECUTIVE CUP?
  • Player Consultation - AGS staff will make themselves available to meet with player & their family to discuss the college recruiting process
  • Proactive Guidance - Provide guidance on the tasks that need to be done before, during and after showcase event in order to get recruited
  • Video Footage - Each player will receive showcase game footage for recruiting purposes and to share with college coaches
WHO ARE THE COACHES SELECTED TO EVALUATE/COACH EACH TEAM?
  • The coaching staff is consisted of experienced coaches that have played at the college or professional level
  • The coaches will work with the selected participants to improve their development as well as provide guidance regarding the college recruitment process
HOW DO I REGISTER TO TRYOUT AND IS THERE A DEADLINE?
  • Registration will be handled online. We ask participants to register prior to attending tryouts as we only allow a certain amount of tryout attendees.

  • Athletes Register Here
WHERE DO I COMPLETE THE LIABILITY WAIVER/RELEASE FORMS?
  • After completing tryout registration, there will be a Parental Release/Waiver of Liability link sent via email.
DO I HAVE TO PAY $25 FOR EVERY TRYOUT?
  • No, the $25 fee is a one-time payout covers the full tryout stage.
IF I PREFER A DIFFERENT METHOD OF PAYMENT (Check, Money Order or Cash) WHEN AND WHERE CAN I PROVIDE THAT?
  • The $25 payment can be provided before the first tryout during check-in (please arrive a couple of minutes early). Checks would be payable to: Sports for the Community.
DO I HAVE TO ATTEND EVERY TRYOUT?
  • Yes, participants need to attend first open tryout and if selected those that follow. If there's a prior commitment that prevent you from attending any of these tryout sessions, please email the Executive Cup Team
WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING TO TRYOUTS?
  • Molded cleats or Turf Shoes
  • Shin Guards
  • Weather appropriate athletic attire
  • Water or Sports Drink of preference
HOW MANY PARTICIPANTS WILL BE SELECTED?
  • The number of participants will be determined after tryouts depending on the quantity and quality of players in attendance
ARE THERE ANY ADDITIONAL FEES AFTER THE TRYOUT PROCESS?
  • The Executive Cup – College Showcase is a sponsorship-based, community driven program. Sponsorship is required for the program to exist, which comes from donations from businesses. Once teams are selected there are no real additional fees for participants, but players are asked to find a sponsorship to cover a cost around $145. We ask for players to find sponsorships to involve the community while keeping costs low for families. In 2016, about 80% of participants were covered by a local sponsor.


College ID Combine FAQ's

WHAT IS THE MAIN OBJECTIVE OF THE AGS ID COMBINE?
    Our mission is simply to give High School student-athlete soccer players an inside look into college soccer, and allow them to work with and be seen by coaches from some of the top schools in the area.
HOW ARE THE COACHES SELECTED TO WORK/ATTEND COMBINE?
    We have participating coaches that work directly with the players. Also, we invite coaches attend from different divisions and conferences to provide additional exposure.
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE IN COMBINE?
All current Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior & Senior High School boys grades 9-12 that have aspirations on playing at the collegiate level.
HOW DO I REGISTER?
Registration will be handled online. You have the option of paying by credit card online or sending a check via mail.

Boys College ID Combines
IS THERE A DEADLINE TO REGISTER?
Registration will be taken on a first come first serve basis. We are expecting a sell out so don't wait too long to register.
IF I PAY VIA CHECK, WHO DO I MAKE MY CHECK OUT TO AND WHERE DO I SEND IT?
Please make checks PAYABLE to: andGO Sports

MAIL to:
College ID Combine
111 Roosevelt Avenue - STE. A
Mineola, NY 11501
WHAT AIRPORT CAN I FLY TO?
AGS will provide shuttle service to (flights must be scheduled a day before combine) and from (flights must be scheduled the day of combine) at either:

  1. New York, NY, United States (LGA-LaGuardia)
  2. OR
  3. New York, NY, United States (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.)
**For an additional fee of $40.00 per camper. Each airport is located about 30 minutes from Combine site.**
Other options: (You will be responsible for your own transportation to and from airport) Newark (EWR) airport - 2 hour drive from Hicksville.
WHAT TIME IS CHECK IN?
Check in will be available 30 minutes to start time on field location site. Each player will have the opportunity to check-in and warmup on their own prior to start time.
WHAT WILL I NEED TO BRING TO COMBINE?
  • Molded cleats or turf shoes
  • Shin guards
  • Weather appropriate athletic attire
WILL THERE BE PLAYER EVALUATIONS?
Yes, the participants grouped coach will complete an evaluation. Evaluations will be provided 2-4 weeks post combine date in webpage format.
WILL THERE BE FOOD AND DRINKS AVAILABLE ON SITE?
Yes, we will have a truck where participants/spectators can purchase snacks and drinks.
WHAT IS YOUR REFUND POLICY?
Your registration fee is non-refundable. If session is cancelled due to weather, we will credit the registration amount towards future events.
WILL THERE BE GOALKEEPER TRAINING?
  • Goalkeepers will have a team that they will compete with during the combine.
  • Goalkeepers will train with the GK staff for the 1st half of the training sessions and then be integrated back with the team for the rest of the session.
  • We will also have ancillary sessions for Goalkeepers with our staff and give all staff members the opportunity to watch them train.
WHAT LIABILITY WAIVER/RELEASE FORMS WILL I NEED TO SUBMIT FOR CAMP?
All medical forms will be done online during registration. and andGO Sports is fully insured, however each camper will have to sign the waiver and release of liability form. andGO Sports employees and coaching staff will not be held liable for any injuries that occur at combine.
HOW DO WE HANDLE INJURIES?
There will be a certified trainer available before, during and after all training sessions to evaluate injuries.
IS THERE A TEAM DISCOUNT RATE?
Yes, there is a team discount if 10 or more players from the same team sign up for camp.


College Bus Tour FAQs

WHAT IS THE MAIN PURPOSE OF THE COLLEGE BUS TOUR?
The bus tour exposes players to a variety of colleges/universities, while getting visibility in front of collegiate coaches. It will provide an opportunity to explore different college campuses and give prospective college soccer players the experience of the recruiting process.
WHO IS INVITED TO JOIN THE COLLEGE TOUR?
High School aged recruits (current Juniors and Sophomores)
HOW DO I REGISTER?
Registration will be handled online.

Register AGS College Bus Tours
WHERE DO I COMPLETE THE LIABILITY WAIVER/RELEASE FORMS?
After registering online, you will receive the waiver information link.
WHAT DOES THE OVERALL COST INCLUDE?
Two nights in a hotel (two players per room), transportation to and from all five schools, practice facilities, three experienced chaperones, breakfast, lunch, and dinner each day, and a jersey.
IS THERE A DEADLINE TO REGISTER?
Registration will close when all spots have been filled Please note that discounted prices will be given for early registration:
Early Registration before February 15, 2017 - $699

Use Coupon Code: BTOURS17

Registration after February 15, 2017 - $749
WHAT IS YOUR REFUND POLICY?
There is no refund, however the payment can be granted to another AGS Program.
WHAT HAPPENS IF MY CHILD MISBEHAVES DURING THE TRIP?
The child’s family is fully responsible for any transpiration required in order for the child to get home (taxi, flight, uber). No refund will be given for a child that misbehaves and misses part of the trip.
WHAT DOES AN ITINERARY LOOK LIKE?

Day 1:

  • 8:00AM - Leave from Long Island
  • 10:30AM - Arrive at Marist College
  • 10:45AM - Campus Tour
  • 11:30PM - Training Session
  • 1:30PM - Lunch
  • 2:30PM - Information Session with or without College Coach
  • 3:45PM - Back on bus
  • 4:30PM - Arrive at New Paltz
  • 5:00PM - Campus Tour
  • 5:30PM - Information Session with or without College Coach
  • 6:00PM - Training Session
  • 8:00PM - Back on the bus to hotel
  • 8:30PM - Dinner
  • 10:00PM - Group Meeting
  • 11:30PM - Lights Out

Day 2:

  • 8:30AM - Leave to SUNY Albany
  • 10:30AM - Information Session with or without College Coach
  • 11:30PM - Campus Tour
  • 12:00PM - Training session
  • 2:00PM - Lunch
  • 3:30PM - Arrive at Siena
  • 3:45PM - Information Session with or without College Coach
  • 4:45PM - Campus Tour
  • 6:00PM - Training session
  • 8:00PM - Leave for hotel
  • 8:30PM - Dinner
  • 10:00PM - Group Meeting
  • 11:30PM - Lights Out

Day 3:

  • 8:30AM - Leave to Skidmore College
  • 9:30AM - Training Session
  • 11:30AM - Information Session with or without College Coach
  • 11:45PM - Campus Tour
  • 12:45PM - Lunch
  • 1:45PM - Back on the bus, Leave to Long Island