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STA Morris United

About Us

STA is the preeminent soccer club in Northern New Jersey. Based in Morris County, we provide an opportunity for the most talented and committed players from throughout the state, to play at the highest level of which they are capable.

Our teams compete across local, regional and national levels meaning we are able to provide an appropriate home and competitive platform for players of every level of ability. Whether you are a Youth National Team player or prospect, harbor Division I collegiate aspirations or simply want to compete in town and play with your friends, STA has a program for you!

On the national stage, we are proud members of the Girls Academy League and Boys ECNL leagues. These are the levels within which our most talented players and teams compete with other top clubs from across the country. Attending multiple National Showcase events each year and competing to qualify for postseason play in front of Youth National Team staff and scouts, these leagues provide an incredible developmental experience for our young players and are the perfect platforms to support them in pursuit of their collegiate and/or professional dreams.

Below this, we are part of both the USYS/EDP National League platform and the Boys ECNL Regional League. These leagues give our 2nd teams the opportunity to compete against like minded, like able teams and clubs from across the Northeast. Blending club v club competition (boys) with team based schedules (girls), these leagues provide a great opportunity for some fantastic regionalized competition without the requirement of a more nationalized travel schedule.

For those players, families and teams more suited to a localized schedule, there are then multiple tiers within the EDP League that our Premier and MUSC Travel teams are a part of that provide a great opportunity to receive professional coaching and an ability based games schedule without the requirement of the travel referenced above.

With all STA teams working from the same coaching and teaching philosophy the opportunity to learn to play in the “STA way” is available for all!! Coached by New Jersey’s largest set of full-time professional staff, STA’s highly qualified coaches are committed to ensuring an unrivaled development experience awaits you.

To further extend our ability to maximize the experience and potential of our players, our teams also regularly compete in the State and National Cup competitions across both the USYS and US Club sanctioning bodies and attend the most prestigious tournaments (outside of their league sanctioned ones) available to them in the country (Disney, Dallas Cup, CASL, Jefferson Cup, Potomac, Bethesda). As a result, our oldest players showcase themselves in front of hundreds of prospective college coaches each year.

This commitment has led to STA being recognized as one of the nation’s foremost leaders in collegiate placement with over 200 players going on to play across the NCAA earning in excess of $2,000,000 in Athletic Scholarships in the process.

While the standards, commitment and approach to life necessary to be a success at STA is not for everyone, we would welcome those who believe they have the requisite Skills, Talent and Attitude to reach out and arrange an opportunity to be assessed by our professional staff. To do so please email with a summary of your soccer history to date and an explanation of why you wish to explore STA.


Contact information can be found below

2016 Boys
2015 Boys
2014 Boys
2013 Boys Pre-ECNL
2013 Boys Pre-ECRL
2013 Boys USYS
2013 Boys EDP
2012 Boys Pre-ECNL
2012 Boys Pre-ECRL
2012 Boys USYS
2011 Boys ECNL
2011 Boys ECRL
2011 Boys USYS
2010 Boys ECNL
2010 Boys ECRL
2010 Boys USYS
2010 Boys EDP
2009 Boys ECNL
2009 Boys ECRL
2009 Boys USYS
2008 Boys ECNL
2008 Boys ECRL
2008 Boys USYS
2007 Boys ECNL
2007 Boys ECRL
2007 Boys USYS
2005/2006 Boys ECNL
2005/2006 Boys ECRL
2006 Boys NL EDP
2016 Girls
2015 Girls
2014 Girls
2013 Girls Pre-GA
2013 Girls Pre-GA Rising
2013 Girls USYS
2012 Girls Pre-GA
2012 Girls Pre-GA Rising
2012 Girls USYS
2011 Girls GA
2011 Girls NAL
2011 Girls USYS
2010 Girls GA
2010 Girls NAL
2010 Girls USYS
2009 GA
2009 Girls NAL
2009 Girls USYS
2008 GA
2008 Girls NAL
2008 Girls USYS
2007 GA
2007 Girls NAL
2007 Girls USYS
2005/2006 GA
2005/2006 Girls NAL


Tryout details can be found below. To register, please click on the relevant link and you will receive an email with further details. You must register to attend. Tryout locations are:

Central Park – 91 Central Ave, Morris Plains, NJ
ISP Event Center – 16 W Hanover Ave, Randolph, NJ

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2016-2005 Girls
2016-2005 Boys

Team Staff

With all STA teams working from the same coaching and teaching philosophy the opportunity to learn to play in the “STA way” is available for all!! Coached by New Jersey’s largest set of full-time professional staff, STA’s highly qualified coaches are committed to ensuring an unrivaled development experience awaits you.

Shane Bullock

Executive Director

Tom Shields

Technical Director | Boys ECNL Director | USL2 Head Coach

Kelly Sims

Assistant Technical Director | Girls Academy Director

Matthew Farrell

Director of Coach Development & Recruitment | USL Academy Head Coach

Jebreel Bubtana

General Manager

Scott Maxwell

Boys Zone 1 Director

Tom Bray

Boys Zone 2 Director | U23 Boys Head Coach

Ylon Krauweel

Girls Zone 2 Director | WPSL Head Coach

Krissy Greenwood

Director of Operations | Girls Zone 1 Director

Jack Burns

Boys ECNL Director

Zack Roth

Goalkeeping Director

Ed Duddy

Sports Performance Director

Adam Garner

Brett Molloy

USL Academy Assistant Coach

Chris Koch

Christian Castro

Danielle D’Avanzo

WPSL Assistant Coach

Duncan Swanwick

USL2 Assistant Coach

Ferry Smedema

WPSL Assistant Coach

Haleigh Svede

GA Club Rep | U23 Girls Head Coach

Jacob Morris

James Hannigan

James Jacobs

Jamie Irwin

Jarice Manson

Josh Spivak

USL2 Assistant Coach

Joshua Merchan

Kazari Trought

Lorna Gallacher

Mathias Ardaix

Matt Gosling

Megan Higgins

Mike Bello

Seve Hirst

Steven Ortiz

USL Academy GK Coach

College Resources

STA offers a wide variety of resources for parents and our high school players looking to attend colleges and universities.


Central Park

Morris Plains,


Four 11×11 Turf Fields
Parking On-Site
Restrooms On-Site

ISP Randolph



Four 7×7 Indoor Turf Fields
Parking On-Site
Restrooms On-Site

The Peck School



Two 5v5 Futsal Field
Parking On-Site
Restrooms On-Site

Morristown High School



One 11v11 Turf Field
Parking On-Site
Restrooms On-Site

Fairleigh Dickinson University (Florham Park)

Florham Park,


Two 11v11 Turf Fields & Two 11v11 Grass Fields
Parking On-Site
Restrooms On-Site

Newark Academy



Two 11v11 Turf Fields
Parking On-Site
Restrooms On-Site