Who We Are
It is the mission of the PGSA to foster the physical, mental and emotional growth and development of area boys and girls through the sport of soccer. The goal of the PGSA is to provide opportunities to its players who possess a high level interest in soccer and demonstrate dedication to their own development as a soccer player. The PGSA supports a recreational as well as a more competitive environment that demands commitment by both the parent and the player. It is the vision of the PGSA to develop the player in all aspects of soccer as well as leadership, sportsmanship and fair play.
The Pitt-Greenville Soccer Association (PGSA) is a non-profit, tax-exempt association. Its purpose is to provide Pitt County and the surrounding area in North Carolina with an organized format in which to educate, promote and develop the game of soccer as well as encourage sportsmanship for youth, parents and other interested adults. The PGSA was formed in 1986 and has grown to serve thousands of children (ages 4-18) in Pitt County and the surrounding area.
PGSA is also actively involved in training coaches and referees and works with the Greenville Recreation and Parks Department, the Pitt County School System and East Carolina University.
children ages 11-18 (PGSA Stars). Classic soccer requires the highest level of commitment, skill and dedication and usually includes greater travel distances.
a development program for the U-8 thru U-10 player. The philosophy of the Academy Program is one of playing to learn the sport of soccer properly while minimizing the intense pressure to win.
in partnership with Greenville Recreation and Parks is a program for children ages 4-16 which teaches the fundamentals and a love for the game itself by using various age-appropriate formats and field sizes. The children are encouraged to touch the ball and have a good time. The game itself becomes the teacher.
All leagues are 8v8 this season. Open League, Over 40, and a NEW COED-REC Division. The RECREATION DIVISION for those not wanting to play at the league’s top open level. All players must be at least 18 years old to participate.
The PGSA is a certified affiliate association of the North Carolina Youth Soccer Association (NCYSA). The Board of the PGSA is comprised of volunteer adults from all occupations throughout Pitt County. The primary goal of the PGSA is to support and encourage the sport of soccer for youth of Pitt County and the surrounding area.