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TOPSoccer is a community-based soccer program that is designed to meet the needs of athletes ages eight and older with physical and/or developmental disabilities. The program is geared toward player development rather than to competition. Athletes are placed on teams according to ability NOT by age.

Who Plays TOPSoccer?
Any athlete with a disability including but not limited to: A.D.D., Autism, Hearing Impaired, Sight Impaired, Cerebral Palsy, Traumatic Brain Injury, Cystic Fibrosis, Down Syndrome, Multiple Sclerosis, Muscular Dystrophy, Seizure Disorder and Spinal Bifida. If you have a question about your athlete and whether this program fits their needs, contact the site coordinator nearest you. (See contact information below.)

TOPSoccer Buddies
Buddies are assigned to athletes who require one-on-one attention in order to succeed. Typically buddies are current youth soccer players, siblings or friends of the athletes. 

TOPSoccer programs are run throughout the state by volunteer coordinators, and the program meets Sunday evenings to practice or play other TOPS programs. On game nights, all the programs gather at one location (rotates throughout the season) to play their opponents. 

How can I get involved?
To volunteer as a coach or a buddy, contact Jeff Mueller at (Letters of recommendation are issued to youth wishing to earn volunteer hours for their resume.)


CLICK HERE to register. 

2021 Schedule

Date Team/League Day Location Time
Sunday, May 23 *Team Day
Sunday, May 30 *Team Day (optional)
Sunday, June 6 League Day Chaska/Chanhassen 6:00 PM
Sunday, June 13 *Team Day
Sunday, June 20 League Day Coon Rapids Soccer Complex 6:00 PM
Sunday, June 27 League Day Eagan Lexington/Diffley Fields 6:00 PM
Sunday, July 4 *Team Day (optional)
Sunday, July 11 League Day Owatonna 6:00 PM
Sunday, July 18 *Team Day
Sunday, July 25 League Day Chaska/Chanhassen 6:00 PM
Sunday, August 1 *Team Day
Sunday, August 8 *Team Day
Sunday, August 15 League Day- End of Season Play & Party Eagan Lexington/Diffley Fields TBD

*Individual coaches determine timing for Team Days

Site Coordinators

Site Contact Phone/Email
Metro North:
Coon Rapids
Deb Zepeda 612-236-7191
Metro South:
Paul Silgen 651-238-1192
Metro West:
Jeff Mueller 612-770-5175
Detroit Lakes Nancy Young 760-271-6436
Northfield Jeff Mueller 612-770-5175
Owatonna Dave Furness 507-456-6889