What Do I Need to Bring to Practice and Other Frequently Asked Questions

When does the season begin?
Practices begin the week of September 1.  Click here for the Fall season schedule.
What does my child need to play soccer?
Each child should bring their own soccer ball to practice. Please write their name on the soccer ball.

  • U5-U8 - Size 3 ball;
  • U9-U12 - Size 4 ball;
  • U13 and above - Size 5 ball
  • Soccer cleats are strongly recommended, but not required (No metal cleats)
  • Shinguards
  • Soccer socks that can be worn over and cover the shinguards
  • Water bottle
  • No jewelry can be worn.  This includes earrings and starter earrings.

Your coach will tell you if your child needs anything else during the season.

My child is playing on artificial turf. Why is water only allowed as a beverage?  Why are there special rules for artificial turf?
The electrolytes in drinks such as Gatorade and Powerade hurt the field's rubber fiberfill.  Please no food or beverages, other than water, on turf fields.

When will I know if my player was taken off the waitlist?
House Commissioners are in the process of assigning players to teams now.  Once this is complete, they will take players from the waitlist to supplement teams, if space is available.  Coaches will be contacting their players at the end of August. If you do not hear from a coach by August 22, please contact your age-related House Commissioner.

When will I hear from the coach?
House commissioners are in the process now of forming teams and assigning rosters to coaches. You should hear from a coach by August 22. Please check your inbox or spam box as many coaches make contact through email.
I need my player to be on the same team as another player for carpool reasons.
Please send your request to your player's age group House Commissioner.  Requests are not guaranteed.

Check our FAQs page for more frequently asked questions.

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