Fixing Coastal Bend Soccer

Soccer thoughts from Corpus Christi BayI have been very outspoken with my displeasure with the state of soccer in the Corpus Christi area.  I have gone so far as to post an open proposal to my peers in Corpus with a plan that I feel can start us moving in the right direction.  However, I feel that to really bring Corpus soccer to the level it should be is a three step process.  Here they are.

First, the clubs in the Coastal Bend need to merge into one club.  We do not have the population or player pool for our area to try to field teams from seven different clubs.  One unified club would allow us to put together teams of the best players from our area and compete on the level that we are capable of.  Also, one unified club would allow us to hire a professional DOC who would assume responsibility for the tryout process, player development, and tournament selection.  A unified club would also give us enhanced purchasing power and a better chance at getting our city to help out.

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