Recreational Program Overview
At the U9-U10 age groups, players have the choice to participate in the Academy Program or play in the U10 Recreational Program. Players who anticipate playing competitive/select soccer at U11 and above--and aspire to play high school soccer--are highly encouraged to choose the Academy; however, not all players or families are prepare to make the financial or time commitment to Academy soccer at this age. For these players, the Recreational Program offers the opportunity for children to continue to play soccer and develop their skills.
Age groups for U10 (8 and 9 year olds born in either 2008 or 2007) and U12 (10 and 11 year olds born in either 2006 or 2005) girls and boys teams.
- 7-week season in fall; 7-week season in spring
- 6v6 (5 plus goalkeeper) game format
- 1-2 parent-coach led practices and 1 game day per week (held at PSC soccer complex)
- Instructional sessions conducted by volunteer parent-coaches and overseen by PSC Technical Director
Cost is $55 per season or $100 a year, which includes training costs, uniform, and games.
The U9-U12 Recreational Program is open to any girl or boy 8 to 11 years old born in the years 2005-2008 for the 2016-2017 year.
Practice times and locations are determined by the team parent-coach. Games will be played on Saturdays at the PSC soccer complex. Fall practices start the last week of August with games starting the second weekend of September and running through the end of October. Spring practices start second week of April with games starting the last weekend of April and running through the end of May.