Collegiate Soccer System's Connecticut Academica F.C. and Cheshire Soccer Club Partner to create Cheshire Academica Futebol Club!
June 17, 2004

CSS & CSC Partnership

Rocky Hill, CT - The Collegiate Soccer System, LLC ( and its youth soccer club program Connecticut Academica F.C. are pleased to announce they have partnered with the Cheshire Soccer Club to create the Cheshire Academica Futebol Club (FC). The club will be based out of Cheshire and it will call Quinnipiac Park its home complex. Cheshire Academica Futebol Club will feature boys' and girls' premier and premier development programs.

CSS & CSC Partnership The partnership encompasses a variety of assets that will benefit all of the parites involved and ensure the highest level of coaching, training and commitment for the players in the club. It brings together the Cheshire Soccer Club, one of the South Central Connecticut's top premier clubs with teams in Division 1 and 2 and Connecticut Academica F.C. which is experiencing success with its' premier development programs in the Northwest Corner of Connecticut.

The Collegiate Soccer System, LLC located in Rocky Hill, CT will assume all duties regarding the management of Cheshire Academica F.C and will announce the coaching staffs for the respective teams in the very near future. Collegiate Soccer System president Tony Horta will also be the Coaching Director of Cheshire Academica F.C. while Samuel Lopes will remain as Coaching Director of Connecticut Academica F.C. In addition, the Collegiate Soccer System has created an Advisory Board of prominent Connecticut soccer figures that will define, shape and promote the philosophies of Connecticut Academica F.C. and Cheshire Academica F.C.

The Collegiate Soccer System will continue to operate and maintain its Connecticut Academica F.C. premier development programs currently based out of Forman School in Litchfield, CT. Tryout dates for Cheshire Academica F.C. will be following in a further press release.

For further information, please contact Tony Horta at 860-257-3620.