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SKY Soccer Club and Mighty Kicks extend Partnership!...Expanding Again!

Updated: Jun 8

SKY Soccer Club and Mighty Kicks Southern Kentucky announce an extended partnership agreement including expansion of programming throughout the region. The enhanced five year agreement will advance the SKY Pre Academy program, delivered in partnership with Mighty Kicks since 2019, and enable the geographic expansion of the Pre Academy program in southern Kentucky.

“Over the last four years we’ve developed a truly special program with Mighty Kicks Southern Kentucky, for players that are two years old through six years old. Our Pre Academy program is the start of our player development and programs pathway and delivers an amazing prescriptive and intentional first sports and soccer experience to the kids in our community. Under our new agreement, we’ll not only be able to continue to enhance the program in Bowling Green, Warren County, but also expand the program to surrounding counties providing greater access to an awesome program.” - Tim Zuccarell, Executive Director, SKY Soccer Club

As part of the new agreement SKY Soccer Club will extend its recreational programs to Auburn, KY and Logan County where Mighty Kicks Southern Kentucky has offered recreational programming for the last few seasons. This expansion will enable a consistency of SKY Soccer Club program structure and delivery throughout the region. Recreational teams will be offered additional exciting opportunities to mix game schedules in with SKY programs in Bowling Green/Warren County, Franklin/Simpson County, and Morgantown/Butler County to experience different levels of competition and meet up with players throughout the area for fun play dates. SKY Logan County program registration details to be announced soon.

“We are excited to extend our partnership with SKY Soccer Club to continue to grow the game of soccer in the southern Kentucky region. Our goal is to provide a positive early soccer experience for children in our community, and we are ecstatic to continue to grow and provide these opportunities for more children in the region. ” - Zach Salchli, Owner/Director, Mighty Kicks Southern KY, LLC

SKY Soccer Club offers high quality recreational and competitive soccer programming for youth players of all ages and abilities in Southern Kentucky. SKY Soccer Club was established in 1979 and is now the largest soccer club in the Commonwealth of Kentucky with approximately 3000 participants annually. To learn more about our Player Development and Programs Pathway visit our website at .

Mighty Kicks Southern Kentucky was founded in 2016 to provide a positive early soccer experience for children ages 2-6 in southern Kentucky and has since expanded to offer developmentally appropriate programming throughout Kentucky with locations in Bowling Green, Owensboro, and Lexington/Frankfort. Mighty Kicks programs span the entire country and offer the premier introductory soccer program for children ages 2-6 through daycares/preschools, after school programs, community park programs, and club partnerships. To learn more about the Mighty Kicks methodology and programming visit

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