April 15, 2019 – For the first time in the club’s history, Rush Soccer partners with a Boarding High School and College Preparatory School to provide additional opportunities for Rush players to excel on and off the field. Located in Charlotte, North Carolina, Combine Academy has entered into a long-term agreement with Rush Soccer, creating another pathway for Rush athletes who are serious about developing their game.    

Combine Academy has a globally established reputation for propelling athletes to the next level, as well as making a positive and unforgettable impact on players’ lives. Combine Academy has become an invaluable resource for players looking to take their game to the next level.

Combine Academy is an international Boarding School and Professional Performance Center that offers a comprehensive, all-inclusive solution for obtaining an elite academic education, professional level sports training, and consulting and advising to take players’ academic and athletic career to the next level.

Rush Soccer’s Director of International Affairs, Tiago Calvano, states, “This is a big step for our players. Both Domestic and International Rush players have an opportunity to now train in a unique environment that can and will produce top players.”  

President of Combine Academy, Jonah Baize, continues, “We are thrilled to announce our official partnership with Rush Soccer. As a global industry leader in club soccer with locations in over 90 cities, the Rush brand has a worldwide reach, a tremendous leadership team, and invaluable access to top talent. With the solidification of this joint venture, Combine Academy becomes the exclusive educational partner and boarding school for Rush Soccer’s aspiring student-athletes. Enrollment for the 2019-2020 Combine Rush Academy season is now officially open. The Combine Rush Academy is eager to offer an amazing service to our clientele.”  

Combine Rush will begin immediately taking applications. The application for the programs can be found hereFor more information contact:

The Combine Rush Boys’ High School webpage and Post Graduate Soccer Academy webpage provide additional information in regard to this unique opportunity for Rush’s male players.