House Program Overview

House Program Overview

A LIFETIME OF SOCCER

Since 1974, Vienna Youth Soccer has provided the opportunity for children of all abilities living in and near Vienna to be involved in a high-quality soccer experience. VYS offers programs that emphasize individual and team development for players of all skill and interest levels. Our recreational House Program is a great introduction to the game of soccer for new players, and is also a fantastic stepping stone for players who wish to compete at all levels. VYS is passionate about creating lifetime students of the game!

 


QUICK LINKS

-U5-U19 House League

-U9-U19 Winter House League

-U5-U8 Development Center

-U4 Cubs

-VYS Camps

-30+ CoEd League

-TOPSoccer (for players with disabilities)

-Age Group Guidelines (which age group does my player fall under?)

 

 


U5-U19 House League

The VYS U5-U19 House League is our volunteer-based recreational program that emphasizes FUN, FRIENDSHIP, TEAMWORK, & SPORTSMANSHIP in a no-pressure environment. The House League is an 8-week program where teams practice 1-2 times a week and play games typically on Saturdays. Players receive uniforms from VYS and learn what it's like to play soccer in a team-based environment.

 

Please visit our U5-19 House League Webpage for more information!


Winter U9-U19 House League

We are proud to introduce Vienna Youth Soccer’s Winter House League! U9-U19 players will have the opportunity to play team-based soccer with OUTDOOR games this Winter.

Worried about the cold? VYS will be providing game day bibs that fit over jackets, sweatshirts, and all other winter apparel. The VYS Winter House League will provide FUN & SOCIAL soccer games to our players while helping them stay sharp on the ball this Winter season!

Program Details

-Start Date: 01/08/22

-End Date: 02/12/22

-Make-up Date: 02/19/22 & 02/26/22

Division Structure

  • The Winter League will be a game-day only system. Matches will be held weekly every weekend on Saturday. This means there will be no official practices held throughout the week.
  • Matches will still be officiated by registered officials each week

 

Team Uniform

  • As previously mentioned, VYS will provide a gameday bib to each registered player of the league. This special edition piece can be worn over jackets, sweatshirts, and all other winter apparel during games.
  • The Gameday bib will feature the player's number, and winning Name and Logo Designs!

U5-U8 Development Center

Coming Soon!


U4 Cubs

Welcome to the beginning of our exciting journey together. Vienna Youth Soccer is proud to provide young, aspiring children the perfect platform to learn about the most popular sport in the world -- soccer!

Led by our professional staff, U4 Cubs introduces the fundamentals of soccer to our youngest players.

The six-week curriculum has been developed to explore basic techniques, inspire a love for the game, be highly interactive and fun!

 

Program Details

-Start Date: 09/11/21

-End Date: 11/06/21

-Location: Murphy Field

-Price: $125

*No class Columbus Day Weekend*

-Sessions will be held on Saturday mornings

Session 1: 9-9:45am 

Session 2: 10-10:45am

                              Session 3: 11-11:45am

                                 Session 4: 1-1:45pm

                              Session 5: 2-2:45pm

Session Makeup Policy
The U4 Cubs program will be held on a grass field. Sessions may be canceled due to rainfall or inclement weather. Please check the home page on the VYS website for field closures. If the field is closed, the session is canceled. If a cancellation occurs, the designated date will be used as a make up day. The season schedule does not allow for multiple makeup dates, should there be more than one cancellation.


VYS Camps

 

VYS Camps are an opportunity for novice and advanced players to develop their technical ability and understanding of the game during the off-season. All VYS camps emphasize the importance of sportsmanship. The program will enable players to practice drills and develop skills in a stress-free and fun-filled environment.

VYS Camps are open to both VYS and non-VYS players of all skills and abilities. 

 

U5-U14 Half Day Summer Camp

Enjoy the beautiful weather while taking your game to the next level! VYS Summer Camps will help players work on improving their footwork and becoming more confident with the ball. Work with our professional coaches and take part in group activities, skill games, and small sided scrimmages, while having a blast! Each day will feature giveaways for all players and Fridays of each camp will be an extra day where we will have extra prizes and we will be hosting our picture day. 

Each week will focus on these key principles: Dribbling, Passing, Defending and Shooting. Our summer camps are open to all levels of players including, House, Travel, and All-Star players. 

Daily Skills Focus

  • Monday – Dribbling and Turning

  • Tuesday – Passing and Receiving

  • Wednesday – Defending

  • Thursday – Combination Play

  • Friday – Shooting/Finishing   

 

 

U7-U14 Full-Day Summer Camps

The morning portion (9:00-11:45am) will focus on improving technique; first touch, close control, turning and passing. Professional coaches will focus on helping players understand how to play as a team and improve their decision-making when they have multiple options.

During the afternoon portion (12:00-3:00pm) players will explore and experience multiple sports such as Kick-ball, Soccer Tennis, Soccer Golf and Cricket. As well as learning new sports, the players will have the opportunity to focus on the technical side of the game and receive feedback from coaches all within a safe and fun learning environment.

Daily Skills Focus

  • Monday – Dribbling and Turning

  • Tuesday – Passing and Receiving

  • Wednesday – Defending

  • Thursday – Combination play

  • Friday – Shooting/Finishing   

 

 

2021 VYS SUMMER CAMPS - Registration is OPEN!

Half Day

Full Day

Age Group

U5-U14

U7-U14

Cost

$170

$270

Dates

Week 1: 6/28/21 - 7/2/21

Week 2: 7/12/21 - 7/16/21

Week 3: 7/19/21 - 7/23/21

Week 4: 7/26/21 - 7/30/21

Week 5: 8/2/21 - 8/6/21

Week 6: 8/9/21 - 8/13/21

Week 1: 6/28/21 - 7/2/21

Week 2: 7/12/21 - 7/16/21

Week 3: 7/19/21 - 7/23/21

Week 4: 7/26/21 - 7/30/21

Week 5: 8/2/21 - 8/6/21

Week 6: 8/9/21 - 8/13/21

Times

9:00AM - 12:00PM

9:00AM - 3:00PM

Location

Murphy Field

Murphy Field

Player to Coach Ratio

16:1 + Assistant Coach

16:1 + Assistant Coach


 

2021 VYS SPRING BREAK CAMP

Half Day

Full Day

Ages

Ages 5 - 14

Age Group

Ages 5 - 14

Cost

$170

Cost

$230

Dates

3/29/21 - 4/2/21

Dates

4/6/20 - 4/10/20

Times

9:00AM - 12:00PM

Times

9:00AM - 3:00PM

Location

Murphy Field

Location

Murphy Field

Player to Coach Ratio

16:1 + Assistant Coach

Player to Coach Ratio

16:1 + Assistant Coach

 

Email Stephen.Bird@vys.org for more info.

 

Weather Policy and Refund Policy

 

Camp Volunteers

Interested in Volunteering for our camps? Click on the link below. 

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60B0A49A5AB2FA1FB6-vyssummer2


30+ CoEd League

Please be on the lookout for more 30+ CoEd League information COMING SOON!

Program Details

When? Friday nights 7-10PM

Where? Oakton High School Field #3

Start Date: 9/11

End Date: 10/30

Rain Make Up: 11/6

Cost: $110

Questions? Email over30com@vys.org

 


TOPSoccer (for players with disabilities)

Vienna Youth Soccer is offering fun soccer to players with disabilities, ages 4 to 19 years old. The program is affiliated with US Youth Soccer under TOPSoccer (The Outreach Program for Soccer). The program is designed to involve children with varying disabilities in the enriching game of soccer. Each child is paired with one or two volunteer buddies and coaches. Every Saturday afternoon during the fall and spring seasons coaches will offer fun soccer drills tailored to each player’s ability. 

 

Program Details

 

When? Saturdays, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM (OPEN HOUSE!)

 

Where?  Freedom Hill Elementary School

 

Start Date: September 11

 

End Date: October 30 (Rain Make-Up November 6)

 

If you have a child with a disability who is interested in participating in TOPSoccer, please register him/her today or feel free to stop by a practice to speak with one of the coaches and have your child try it out at no cost.

 

 

For more information contact Bob Zadeh: topsoccer@vys.org

 

TOPSoccer Buddies Volunteers

 

A Great Way to Earn Community Service Hours and Help Others

 

Need to earn some community service hours for school? TOPSoccer is looking for soccer players 12 years and older to volunteer as Buddies. VYS, TOPSoccer has continued to serve as a strong and stable community program enabling all children with mental and/or physical disabilities to participate in a fun afternoon of soccer since fall 2009.

 

What do Buddies do?
Buddies are special volunteers who come out to the practices and work with the TOPSoccer players, cheering them on and helping them play.

 

Is training provided?
Yes, training is provided. No prior TOPSoccer experience is required and no registration is required.

 

Who is sponsoring this program?
Nationally licensed coaches are also present to help facilitate and run practices and provide mentorship to buddies. 

 

When are the sessions?
Every Saturday from 3-4 pm during the fall and spring season at Freedom Hill Elementary School. You don't have to go to every practice but we think once you start going, that you're going to love it and want to come every weekend!

 

 

For more information, contact our TOPSoccer Buddies Coordinator,

Phil Kenny: phil.kenny1731@icloud.com


AGE GROUP GUIDELINES (which age group does my player fall under?)

 

The VYS House Program will follow the FCPS school-age calendar (October 1 to September 30) to determine age groups and divisions. For questions about Age Group Guidelines, please contact the VYS Registrar at registrar@vys.org.

**The Development Center program follows a birth year (instead of grade year) age group structure and can be found in the Development Center section above.

 

Age Group Guidelines for House Soccer (Fall 2021 - Spring 2022)

U5: Born between December, 2017 (youngest) - July, 2016 (oldest)

U6: Born between December, 2016 (youngest) - July, 2015 (oldest)

U7: Born between December, 2015 (youngest) - July, 2014 (oldest)

U8: Born between December, 2014 (youngest) - July, 2013 (oldest)

U9: Born between December, 2013 (youngest) - July, 2012 (oldest)

U10: Born between December, 2012 (youngest) - July, 2011 (oldest)

U11: Born between December, 2011 (youngest) - July, 2010 (oldest)

U12: Born between December, 2010 (youngest) - July, 2009 (oldest)

U13-14: Born between December, 2009 (youngest) - July, 2007 (oldest)

U15-19: Born between December, 2007 (youngest) - January, 2003 (oldest)

 

 

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Contact Us

Office Hours: Tuesday - Thursday from 10:00am - 3:00pm

Address: 311 Maple Ave West Unit D, Vienna VA 22180

|  703-242-3828 |

Questions@vys.org

 

Mission Statement

To provide the opportunity for children of all abilities living in and near Vienna to be involved in a high-quality soccer experience.