Outdoor Y

Outdoor Y Soccer FAQs

Frequently asked Questions


First contact and Important Dates
Ages 4-5 (pre-k) plan on being here on September 29 for the first day. You will be contacted a few days prior, confirming your playing time and coach. Ages 4-5 only meet on Saturdays from 10am to 11am. 

Ages 6-18 we try our best to match you with a coach who practices on one of the weekdays you indicated at registration. Games are played on Saturdays September 29 – November 10. You will receive a game schedule for the 7 games, indicating play times, picture day, and other pertinent information. Practices begin the week of September 17. You will be contacted a few days prior, confirming your playing times and coach.

Age Groups
The age groups are as follows: 4-5, 6-7, 8-9, 10-12, and 13-18.

Requests
Coach requests are permitted. Please note that your requested practice night overrides a coach request.

Equipment
All players get a Y soccer shirt. Practice soccer balls are provided. Pre-K uses a size #3 soccer ball. Shin guards and soccer shoes are NOT required at this level. They are recommended. Ages 6 - 13 uses a size #4 soccer ball and 13 & up uses a size #5. Shin guards covered by socks are REQUIRED for practices and games. Soccer shoes are recommended. All players need to bring a water bottle.

Coaches/Referees
All of our coaches and referees are volunteers. Our program is made possible by their kind contribution. If you would like to help, or have concerns, please contact the soccer coordinator or program director.