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Club Information


CAK is a non-profit organization which provides a full-service premier soccer club focused on the development of individual players and teams within the club and has been in existence for nearly 30 years.  The clubs players and coaches are drawn from the local communities of Stark, Summit, Tuscarawas and Wayne counties. CAK has an exciting and experienced coaching staff, a dedicated executive board, and many fantastic teams at all ages.


The Canton-Akron Soccer Club program was created to further the development of committed and advanced players. The club’s primary objective is PLAYER DEVELOPMENT that emphasizes fun, enjoyment and learning while challenging the players to reach their full potential. The program will follow established development models from the United States Soccer Federation in addition to utilizing development strategies from across the globe.

The ultimate goal of the program is to provide competitive performance while focusing on developing skills and abilities. The objectives insure that players will have a rewarding experience while gaining valuable insight that will help them on and off the field for years to come.

Our Programs

We offer a variety of programs for all youth age groups, skill and commitment levels.  All our programs include all inclusive pricing so there are no surprises.  There are optional add on events and training which include foot skill classes, academy plus, additional tournaments and goal keeper training.

Birth Years Name Competition Description Seasons
2010-03 Premier Competitive 2 practices per week, 8 game schedule, two regional tournaments, optional 2 Seasons (Fall, Spring)
2010-03 Select Competitive 2 practices per week, 8 game schedule, one local (NE Ohio) tournament 2 Seasons (Fall, Spring)
2013-08 Academy Leagues Recreational 4 play levels, 1 practice (optional 2nd) and 1 game per week. End of the season festival (tournament) 2 Seasons (Fall, Spring)
2003-1999 High School Competitive Both select and premier play levels. Only offered for indoor and spring. Adheres to OHSAA guidelines. Spring
2013-08 Indoor Academy Recreational 1 session per week Winter
2010-1999 Indoor Competitive Competitive Premier, Select and High School programs. 1-2 practice(s) and game per week. Winter
2010-1999 Summer Camp All Various camp offerings: day camps, summer skills Summer





PO Box 36296 Canton Ohio 44735


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Michael Biros

Boys Premier Director of Coaching

Brian Zilla

Boys Select Director of Coaching

Reid Ayers

Men’s High School Director of Coaching

Alan Miller

Academy Director of Coaching

Dan Harlen

Girls Premier Director of Coaching

Pete Vandervaart

Girls Select Director of Coaching

Josh Jones

Women’s High School Director of Coaching

Jodie Freetage

Premier Administrator

Nicole Grisan

Select Administrator

Nicole Grisan

Select Administrator

Beth Kostur

Academy Administrator