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The South High School Men's Soccer Program is headed by Derric Johnson and includes four teams with nearly 80 student athletes. Each team is lead by an team specific coach and fields 16-20 players. The four teams are:

  • Varsity: 9th - 12th graders. Coach: Arinze "Ace" Ezirike and Derric Johnson
  • Junior Varsity: 9th - 11th graders. Coach: Saul Rosales
  • Sophomore (Junior A) - 10th & 9th graders. Coach: Hamdi Alil Jabar 
  • Freshman (Junior B) - 9th graders. Coach: Lioul Minas

2019 Season Information: Head Coach - Derric Johnson (

Preseason Information 

Tryouts will begin August 12th and will run Monday through Friday.

All tryouts will be at South High on the statium field or practice field.

Tryouts will be in the morning.

9-11 AM for freshmen and sophomores.

11-1PM for juniors and seniors.

Players should attend the age-appropriate tryout regardless of the team they expect to make. 

All athletic forms should be completed and turned into the athletic office at South BEFORE tryouts. Forms are available here.


Please assume that soccer is a Monday through Saturday commitment from inception until early October at the earliest. A successful season will continue long after into State.


Check out our MSHSL Page for our full Schedule, Results and Rosters.

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