The ultimate goal of the Crusader soccer team is to help young students, who participate on the team, in their personal growth to responsible adulthood, through an organized sports activity, soccer.
A student’s development depends on the ability to successfully fulfill certain needs. A student participates in athletics to fulfill these needs. One of the goals of the team is to help players to fulfill certain needs, i.e. peer recognition, personal fulfillment, athletic competition, parental approval, physical release, making new friends, have fun and many other reasons.