Baltimore Kings News Release - www.baltimorekings.com
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
BALTIMORE, MD - Baltimore Kings staff announced on Tuesday that the club will launch a Semi-Pro Futsal Team in the Summer of 2016 and the hiring of Mike Kin (Head Coach).
The Semi-Pro Futsal Team will compete in Major League Futsal's National Premier Futsal League (NPFL). The NPFL is a national futsal league that is operated by Major League Futsal. Major League Futsal and the NPFL are currently the only pro futsal leagues recognized by the U.S. Futsal Federation (USSF). NPFL teams are eligible to participate in the U.S. Futsal Open Cup through their affiliation with the U.S. Futsal Federation (USFF) and Major League Futsal.
Mike Kin grew up playing youth soccer in Germany every summer from 1982-1987. He was a four year varsity starter and captain at Central High School in Capitol Heights, MD (Class of ‘93), leading the team to the regional finals in his junior and senior years. Kin went on to play college soccer at Prince George’s Community College and was a two-year starter. Kin currently serves as the VP of Player & Coaching Development at ASA, holding USSF, NSCAA Soccer Level 6, NSCAA Futsal Level 1, and Coerver Youth Coaching Licenses and an NSCAA Diploma in Attacking Principles. He also is the Head Coach of the ASA Predators 04, ASA Ambush 05, and ASA Bayern 07 teams.
"I am very proud and excited to be joining the Baltimore Kings organization. I'm looking forward to working with the staff and players to make our inaugural NPFL season a success for the league, the organization and our community."
Tryouts for the Semi-Pro Futsal Team will be held in March. If interested in trying out, please fill out a Contact Form.
Baltimore Kings Pro Soccer Club is a new pro soccer club in Baltimore, MD. Founded in 2015, the club is operated by Baltimore Pro Soccer, LLC. The club is home to teams and year-round soccer programs for players of all ages and skill-levels.
Our mission is to develop and showcase disciplined, technical, and possession-oriented players that have a passion to improve.
The Baltimore Kings Pro Team will operate as an independent, event-based club and will play their first professional game in the Summer of 2017.