Ambush Announce Open Tryouts

by Jim Fossell

St. Charles, MO – The St. Louis Ambush professional arena soccer team has announced open tryouts for the upcoming 2017-18 season. Tryouts are slated for Saturday, September 9 and Sunday, September 10 at Vetta Sports, located at 1425 St. Peters Cottleville Road, St. Peters, MO 63376.  

If you think you have what it takes to play with the pros in the Major Arena Soccer League, now is the time to show your talents to Ambush coaches and staff at the open tryouts and maybe land a spot on the roster for the 2017-18 season and beyond. Several current and former Ambush players came to the organization via open tryouts.

Online registration is available at The cost to register is $55 ($50 registration fee plus a $5 processing fee). Walk-in registration is available the day of the tryouts, but is $100 and is subject to availability, so participants are strongly encouraged to pre-register to save money and guarantee their spot. If you have questions about tryouts, call the Ambush office at 636-477-6363.

Tryouts on September 9 are scheduled from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Check-in and registration is from 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Tryouts on September 10 will run from noon to 3:00 p.m. End times are approximate depending on the number of participants, so please allow flexibility in your schedule.

The Ambush kick off the home portion of their 2017-18 MASL season on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 7:05 p.m. at the Family Arena. The 2017-18 season will be the fifth for the franchise, who has called the Family Arena home since 2013. November 11 is also Veterans Day, and the Ambush will recognize our Veterans during the game. Leading up to the home opener, the Ambush invite fans to the Fan Fest, which will include a free exhibition game, on Saturday, October 21.

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