Originally NJSA 04, NJCSA was formed in 2013 through a partnership between renowned U20 USMNT Coach and U.S. Soccer Youth Technical Director, Tab Ramos, and Founder of Cedar Stars Academy, George Altirs. For more than two years, NJCSA, with more than 25 competitive teams, participated in a number of impressive youth soccer leagues, such as: Eastern Development Program (EDP), Northeast Pre-Academy League (NEPAL), National Premier Leagues (NPL), and the prestigious United States Soccer Development Academy (DA).

In fall 2016, Altirs and Ramos took the partnership to the next level with Cedar Stars Academy – Monmouth creating the third official branch under Cedar Stars Academy, joining the Bergen and Newark Divisions.

Cedar Stars Academy - Monmouth is an official member club of both the Boys and Girls United States Soccer Development Academy (DA) Leagues, which are recognized as the highest level of youth soccer participation available in the US. In addition, Cedar Stars Academy - Monmouth offers elite National Premier League competition, as well as high-level EDP participation, within each age group. All training will take place at the world-class Capelli Sport Complex in Tinton Falls, NJ.


Capelli Sport Complex

1659 Wayside Rd

Tinton Falls, NJ 07712


PHONE: 732-686-1567


CSA and Youth Soccer

CSA Monmouth is a member of the most elite youth bodies in the US for both boys and girls. The MLS Next, the Elite Academy league and the Girls Academy League offer the highest level of competition and a development pathway designed to enhance the players individually and in a team concept. Allowing the players to grow, learn and really immerse themselves in a soccer specific culture and environment meant to challenge, stimulate and raise the overall standard of what is an elite youth player.

The EDP exists to support soccer programs in the region which are professionally managed with player development as their primary focus. The EDP Cup was announced as the #1 tournament in the United States in 2014 and has previously been ranked among the top ten tournaments in the nation as well.

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