2018-2019 U18 / U19 Try Outs

2018-2019 U18 / U19 Try Out Dates 

Try-outs for the 2001 Knightmares are held in April and May, however players will be evaluated on a an on going basis. Individuals wishing to try-out should contact the team manager or a member of the coaching staff.  Potential players will be invited to training sessions with the current squad to evaluate their individual skills and fit with the team. All potential players should come dressed in appropriate soccer attire including cleats and shin guards. Each player should also have a size 5-soccer ball and ample water.

Official Try Outs will be held at the Jersey Knights Soccer Complex. All participants, current and new players, must complete a registration form in person at the Club House. Registration opens at 6:00pm with the try out beginning promptly at 6:30pm.

  • Thursday, April 26
  • Tuesday, May 1
  • Friday, May 4

If you have any questions regarding the Knightmares, please contact the team manager, Samantha D’Alo at sammi376@gmail.com

Spring 2018 Practice Dates

Practice Sessions will take place at:

  • Jersey Knights Soccer Complex (JKSC)
  • Crabiel Park Turf (CP)
  • Sabella Park Turf (SP)

May 2018

  • Tuesday, May 8, 6:45pm @ JKSC
  • Friday, May 11, 7:30pm @ SP
  • Tuesday, May 15, 6:15pm @ JKSC
  • Thursday, May 17, 6:15pm @ JKSC
  • Tuesday, May 22, 6:45pm @ JKSC
  • Additional Dates TBD

June 2018

  • TBD


2001 U17 Knightmares Schedule


EDP Premier Central 1 Spring 2018 Schedule 

Day / Date





Sun, April 15

Parsippany SC Academy Blue 001/02

Central Park of Morris County

Field 4

91 Central Ave

Morris Plains, NJ



Sat, April 28

FC Copa Academy 01 Red




Sun, April 29





Sat, May 5

Randolph United Blue

Heistein Park #2

50 Doby Rd

Mendham, NJ



Sun, May 13

US Parma Gold 01/02




Mon, May 14

GPS Nj Central 01G




Sun, May 20

Holmdel FC Galaxy

Cross Farms Fields #2

10 Longbridge Rd

Colts Neck, NJ




EDP Open Cup 

  • Saturday, March 3 vs Future Player Academy FPA Premier, 1:00pm @ Crabiel Park


Spring 2018 Tournament Schedule

  • March 24 & 25, Baltimore Mania, Baltimore Area, Maryland - Cancelled due to snow
    • March 24: 9:20am vs Montgomery United FC Bombers, @ Carsins Run H 
    • March 24: 1:20pm vs GPS Buffalo Elite NPL, @ Carsins Run A
    • March 25: 8:00am vs Keystone Athletoc KA Grifas, @ Carsins Run G
    • March 25: 1:20pm vs possible playoff, @ Carsins Run E

Carsins Run: 500 Carsins Run Road, Aberdeen MD

Saturday: wear black bring white & red     Sunday: wear white bring black & red


  • May 25 - 28, FC Delco Players Cup, Augusta Fields Philadelphia, PA 
    • Flight Gold, Bracket A
      • May 25: 6:10pm vs Harford FC United Liberty, MD @ Augusta Fields #4
      • May 26: 4:55pm vs World Class FC '01, NYE @Augusta Fields #2
      • May 27: 9:35am vs Quickstrike FC QSFC United 01, NYE @ Augusta Fields #6
      • May 27: 1:40pm vs Classic/NOVA U17, PAE @ Bryn Athyn College #4

Augusta Fields: 10402 Decatur Road, Philadelphia PA 19154

Bryn Athyn College: 2945 College Drive, Bryn Athyn, PA 19009  (Possible Field #4: 2775 Buck Road)

Friday & Sunday: wear black bring white & red     Saturday: wear white bring black & red


  • June 9 & 10, Jersey Shore Champions Cup, Ocean NJ (registered)


  • June 16 & 17, EDP Cup Spring Showcase (tentative)


  • June 24 & 25, Mad Dog Mania, Saratoga NY (registered)

Team Staff

Mike Kizoulis - Trainer Coach:  Mike is employed as an educator by the Woodbridge School System at Colonia High School. He is the Head Coach for the Colonia High School Men's Team. He is entering his 15th year as a coach/trainer for the Jersey Knights. Mike also serves as a Soccer Driector for the Knights Women's Teams

In addition to his coaching duties, Mike serves as a Women's Soccer Director, assisting the women's teams and their operation. Mike is also a member of the Jersey Knights Board of Directors. As a Director, along with his coaching responsibilites, Mike is the head of the Finacial Committee which handles all financial aid for players and Knight's families.

Mike is a former men’s White Division Coach of the Year in the Greater Midlesex Conference. Mike’s experience also includes work as lead trainer for  Bulldog Soccer School, the Tab Ramos Soccer Academy and the Rutgers Elite Camp. Mike is a former player for the Jersey Knights Men’s Team in the Garden State Soccer League's Semi Pro Division. He is USSF licensed and is a member of the NSCAA.

Mike Knoth - Trainer Coach:  Mike is a retired building administrator in the Metuchen School District with over 40 years of experience working with children of all ages. His soccer experience includes 38 years of coaching soccer at various levels from U-8 to U-23. As one of its founders, Mike has been with the Jersey Knights since its inception. 

Along with his duties as Director of Soccer Mike is also the Varsity Coach for the Metuchen High School Women's Team. This past year he was named Women's Coach of the Year for the Greater Middlesex Conference as well as Blue Division Coach of the Year. Mike is the Director of Little Knights Soccer, The Jersey Knights Training Club, JK Elite and the Jersey Knights Summer 7 v 7 Soccer League. He also directs the Knights Summer Soccer Academy as well as Bulldog Soccer School in Metuchen. He is an original  member of the Jersey Knights Board of Directors and currently serves as the Soccer Director overseeing all  teams and programs. 
Mike is in his 25th  year with the Jersey Knights. Over that time his travel teams have competed at elite levels throughout the Eastern United States, Scotland, England and Costa Rico. Many of his players have gone on to compete at the collegiate level with players playing for Rutgers University, Yale University, Brown University, Seton Hall, Boston College, and Kean University. Mike lettered 4 years for the Kean University Soccer Team and until recently was active in the Garden State Soccer League  with the Jersey Knights Men’s Team. Mike has national licenses with USSF & NSCAA.

Samantha D’Alo – Manager:  For information regarding the Knightmares or to schedule a game please email the manager, sammi376@gmail.com