The Mid-Atlantic Cup Application is Open!
The Mid-Atlantic Cup is BACK this June 9-11! What you need to know: There is now an 8U age bracket! The tournament is open to ages 8U-19U for teams playing in Recreation, Classic/Select, or Travel levels. All games are played here on our professionally maintained fields at the SoccerPlex! To find out more, head…Read More
Turf Talk: Here comes the spring season!
Believe it or not, the spring season begins March 24 aka NEXT WEEK! Our grounds crew is hard at work preparing for the upcoming season! WAKE UP! One of the first things that need to be done is to get the fields to ‘wake up’ from their winter slumber. Like we said last turf…Read More
Join our Staff!
We are hiring! We have several openings for full-time, part-time, and seasonal positions! We also are accepting applications for volunteer positions! Head to the job opportunities section of our website for more information! Job OpportunitiesRead More
Turf Talk: Mowing at the Plex
How often do you dread mowing your own lawn? Now think about having to do that to almost 152 acres! That’s why our grounds crew spends TONS of time on mowing – there’s so much to mow. It is very unrealistic to mow all the fields in 1 day, but when we are in-season, our…Read More
Turf Talk: What is downtime?
Downtime does not exist! Our grounds crew is constantly finding things to work on, even in the wintertime. Believe it or not, there is some field maintenance that can be done when it’s colder outside! WORKING ON THE FIELDS The only months without regular play on our grass fields here at the Plex are…Read More
Turf Talk: Overseeding, sprigging, and aeration – OH MY!
Turfgrass has its own extensive vocabulary, and while we aren’t going to go over EVERY term, there are a few that will be helpful to know as we discuss our turfgrass maintenance more and more! Some of these words you may have seen before and some of these practices are things you can even…Read More
Turf Talk: Cool season vs Warm season grasses – what does it even mean?
As we learned last week, we have cool and warm season grasses here at the Plex. While they can be slightly self-explanatory, let’s dive deeper into the root of the different types of grasses (Ha – roots)! THE ZONES: Turfgrass experts have split the United States into different zones: Cool-season zone, transition zone, and warm-season…Read More
Turf Talk: How much do you really know about the Plex?
Welcome to Turf Talk – now a blog! Where all we talk about is the grass at the Maryland SoccerPlex! Let’s start at the beginning and let you know all the details about the Plex. The Maryland SoccerPlex is located inside the South Germantown Recreational Park. We control 22 of the 24 fields, equating…Read More
The National Collegiate Rugby Championship is coming to the Maryland SoccerPlex
Collegiate Rugby Championship Moves to a New City and Weekend National Collegiate Rugby (NCR) announced that the 2023 Collegiate Rugby Championship (CRC) will be held on April 28-30 at the Maryland SoccerPlex in the Washington D.C. metro area. Based on membership feedback, NCR moved the national championship tournament to late April in order to better…Read More
School’s Out – Camp is in!
We are back in school which means – there are random days off! We’ve got you covered on those days with our School’s Out All Sports Camp! School’s Out All-Sports Camp provides your 5-13 year-olds a safe place to go and play on their days off! Campers will spend the day playing different sports both,…Read More