San Antonio Surf and CTX Flash Partner to Create Greater Opportunities and Experiences in Central Texas
Surf Cup Sports (San Diego, CA) is proud to announce our new affiliate, Central Texas Surf SC (Hays County, TX), an expansion of San Antonio Surf SC in South Texas. CTX Flash will rebrand their club to Central Texas Surf for the start of the 2020 season and along with San Antonio Surf are devoted to solidifying the best in player development and creating a strong player pathway in South Texas.
Based in Hays County, Texas, Central Texas Surf will feature boys and girls recreational as well as competitive teams of all ages, serving the cities between San Antonio and Austin in Texas.
“We are excited to bring extended programming to Central Texas and we are thrilled that our San Antonio team has found a like-minded partner that is as dedicated to their player’s development pathway. Surf is committed to offering all benefits of the Surf brand to help drive this success for our Texas clubs and are excited to help bring an even higher level of soccer to Texas through the Surf Program,” said Brian Enge, CEO Surf Sports.
“One of the reasons this partnership appeals to us is because the folks at CTX Flash share a similar goal and that is to provide better opportunities for our players and families. We feel that collaboration between clubs improves our ability to provide those opportunities, especially when it comes to programs like Surf Select. Strategic partnerships are the future of youth soccer and aligning with like-minded organizations and working together allows us to provide better opportunities for the players,” said San Antonio Surf Executive Director Rick Kuchka.
“We are grateful to both Surf Cup Sports and San Antonio Surf for this opportunity and looking forward to joining the strong culture of Surf Nation,” said Scott Moore, Director of Coaching for Central Texas Surf. “This is an amazing opportunity for our players and future connections to be built between the Surf teams in this region.”
Coach Moore also added, “I am extremely impressed with the quality and professionalism of the Surf organization and looking forward to partnering with one of the top soccer clubs in the US. Having had players play in Surf College Cup this past Fall, the quality of the program is unmatched and we are excited to join and contribute to Surf Nation.”
For over 43 years, Surf has been one of the founding organizations in youth soccer. With over $7 Million in charitable donations, 16 national championships, and countless professional, collegiate, and youth national team players we are forever striving to be the “Best of the Best.” Central Texas Surf joins San Diego Surf and the 28 Surf National Affiliates to comprise what we’re proud to call Surf Nation.