Founded in 2001 as Blackbear United FC to offer youth soccer development for boys and girls, Seacoast United Blackbear became a part of the Seacoast United family in the spring of 2012 to better support and develop youth soccer in Central and Eastern Maine.
Seacoast United Blackbear offers a Grassroots program for children 3-9, a Training/Player Development program for boys and girls in age groups 7/8, 9/10, 11/12, 13-15 and 16-18 and competitive teams for boys and girls U11 - U18.
Seacoast United Blackbear is member of the New England Premiership (NEP) - which provides Leauge and National Tournament opportunities for players across New England. SUSC Blackbear is affiliated with US Club Soccer (the fastest growing Youth Soccer Organization in the United States) which is a member of the United States Soccer Federation, a member of FIFA, the governing body of world soccer.
Seacoast United Blackbear has grown from 66 players and 3 teams to over 400+ players with 14 teams, a development program, and a youth academy.
Heading into the 2017/18 season, Seacoast United Maine rebranded its two clubs by region, with Seacoast United Blackbear becoming Seacoast United Maine North, and Seacoast United Mariners becoming Seacoast United Maine South.
As part of Seacoast United Sports Club, (Seacoast United, Seacoast United Maine, Seacoast United Massachusetts, and Seacoast Express United), we are proud to represent the best of youth sport in America. Seacoast United is a NIKE Premier Club, member of the U.S. Soccer Development Academy, the National Premier League, and organizer of the New England Developmental League (NEDL).
We look forward to providing you with a wonderful Seacoast United experience!