Southwest Virginia Rush Staff include:

Adam Ritchie

Technical Director



Mark Layne


Emma McMurray

NRV Development Director


Zane Rupe

Abingdon Area Competitive Director





    SWVA Rush 

    P.O. Box 1773

    Radford, VA 24143 

    Phone: 410.271.3897
    Email: Soccer@swvarush.com


    Monday - Thursday: 9:00a - 4:00p

    Friday: 10:00a - 2:00p

    Saturday & Sunday: Closed


    Southwest Virginia Rush Spring 2023 Rec Soccer League!

    The Southwest Virginia Rush Soccer Recreational Program is an exciting, fun and energetic program for players U4-U14.

    • Coaches: We need coaches! Parents, High School students, College students.
    • Pay for Coaches: (If you volunteer to coach your child plays for free)
    • HS and College Coaches: (Will be compensated depending on experience)
    • All coaches will receive training and coaches gear- must complete Safesport and Background check.

    Key Spring 2023 Recreational League dates include:

    • Spring 2023 Timeline

      –February 24th  : Registration Closes (late registrants accepted only if space available with a late fee)
      – March 1st : Teams are created
      – March 8th : Coaches are sent team list and contact information
      – Week of March 13th: First play date
      – Week of May 1st: Last play date

    • Ongoing weekly communication with families and coaches
    • Register HERE

    Abingdon Recreational Uniform

    ***If you have a rec uniform from a previous season that still fits, you DO NOT need to purchase a new uniform. HOWEVER, you will need to purchase blue socks***
    If you are in need of a new uniform or the uniform no longer fits, you will purchase new with Capelli.***



    • Jerseys vary in cost based on size and number - $14-$19 per jersey
    • Shorts based on size - $12-$14
    • Socks - $11.50

    How to order:

    1. Click on your club’s landing page HERE
    2.  Enter the password: SW592
    3.  The tabs are listed on the left side. Optional gear/fanshop is where you can find spirit wear and mandatory is where you can get extra jerseys, match shorts, training kits etc.
    4.  Rec players will be listed under the mandatory developmental tabs. All rec coed players will be under boys developmental kits. Note: If you do not see your player's name.Choose "Generic or Any Player" to complete your order.
    5.  To buy mandatory items for players, use the team and player pull down menus at the top of the mandatory page and then find your player’s name. It will auto populate under the items. Choose your size and add to cart.



    League Director


     6U 4 v 4 32 mins
     8U 4 v 4 40 mins
     10U 7 v 7 50 mins
     12U 9 v 9 50 mins
     14U 11 v 11
    7 v 7
    60 mins


    $55 per player
    per season

    COST per
     5U       NA $25
     6U     6 - 8 $50
     8U     6 - 8  $55
     10U     10 - 12  $55
     12U     12 -14  $55
     14U     14 -16  $55

    Financial Aid
    We desire for every child to have the opportunity to play rec soccer. If you are in need of financial assistance please fill out this form HERE

     What extra equipment and gear do I need? (Does not need to be purchased through Capelli Sport)

    • U5-U8 - size 3 ball
    • 9U-12U use a size 4
    • 13U and above size 5
    • Shin Guards
    • Soccer Cleats
    • Water Bottle

     Questions and Answers

    What does my child need to bring to practice?

    • Shin Guards
    • Socks
    • Cleats
    • Water

    What does my child need to bring for games?

    • Shin Guards 
    • Socks
    • Cleats
    • Water Bottle
    • Uniform

    How will we find out about canceled practice or games?

    Messages will be sent out through Playmetrics about cancellations.