Available Positions

2017-2018 Try-Outs On Going

Try-outs for the 2001 Knightmares are on going. 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.


To set-up a try-out or if you have any questions regarding the Knightmares, please contact the team manager,

Samantha D’Alo at sammi376@gmail.com

Fall 2017 Practice Schedule

Pre-season Fall training will begin in October.  It will take place on Sunday mornings at the Jersey Knights Soocer Complex.  Beginning in late-October / early-November mid-week trainings at a local turf field will be added.  The days, dates and turf location are TBD.

Preseason Training & On-going Tryouts @ the Jersey Knights Complex

  • October 1 @ 11:00am
  • October 8 @ 11:00am
  • October 15 @ 11:00am
  • October 22 @ 11:00am
  • October 29 @ 11:00am
  • November 5 @ 11:00am
  • Novemer 12 @ 11:00am

2001 U17 Knightmares Schedule

Fall 2017 Tournament Schedule

  • November 11 & 12, EDP Fall Clasic - U19 South Carolina
    • Saturday November 11 arrive by 8:45am {wear all black, bring white & red jersey}
      • 9:35am vs Downtown United DUSC Blue, Pitts #15
      • 2:25pm vs Voorhees SA United FC, Pitts #13
    • Sunday, November 12  arrive by 11:15am {wear all white, bring black & red jersey}
      • 12:00pm vs White Clay SC Storm, Pitts #3
      • 2:25 possible playoff: 2nd  Bracket 1 vs 2nd Bracket 2, Pitts #13
      • 2:25 possible playoff : 1st Bracket 1 vs 1st Bracket 2, Pitts #16

Green Branch Park, 299 Upper Neck Rd, Pittsgrove Township NJ 08315


  • November 18 & 19, EDP Fall Showcase - U17 Pearl
    • Saturday November 18 arrive by 9:25am {wear all black, bring white & red jersey}
      • 10:10am vs World Class FC SCP EDP NPL, Tuck #9
      • 1:50pm vs New Hyde Park Wildcats Lady Jaguars, Tuck #4
    • Sunday, November 19  arrive by 9:25am {wear all white, bring black & red jersey}
      • 10:10am vs Pennsylvania Alliance Select Blasters, Tuck #9
      • 1:50 possible playoff : 1st Bracket A vs 1st Bracket B, Tuck #18

Turf Farm, 401 North Myrtle Street, Tuckahoe NJ


  • November 24 - 26, Charolette Moran Showcase, Kirkwood, DE 


EDP Open Cup 

  • First round vs Future Player Academy FPA Premier, Sunday December 10 @ Home, Time TBD
  • Second round - December 16
  • Third round - April 7
  • Fourth round - May 5
  • Semi-final and finals - June 2 & 3

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