Fuquay-Varina
Fuquay-Varina

Soccer

Soccer
Fall 2015 - Soccer
Registration Opens:  July 1, 2015
Registration Closes:  August 7, 2015
Age Cut-off Date:  January 1, 2016
Fee: $40/Residents; $65/Non-residents
 
Season Dates U4 & U5:  Practices begin Aug 22; Games begin Oct 3; Season ends Oct 31
 
Season Dates U6 & U7: No Evaluations, Practices start Aug 22; Games begin Sept 12; Season ends Oct 31
 
Season Dates U8-U15: Evaluations Aug 15, Practices start Aug 22; Games begin Sept 12; Season ends approx. Nov 7
 
*All teams are assigned by the recreation department.  U4-U7 parents will receive their team assignments by Aug 14; U8-15 parents will receive their team assignments by Aug 19.
 
U8-U15 Player Evaluations - New for 2015
In an effort to provide more balanced teams, Fall Soccer players in the U8-U15 divisions will participate in a player evaluation on Aug 15 at Fleming Loop Soccer fields located at 301 Fleming Loop Rd in Fuquay-Varina.  At the player evaluations, a trained evaluator and staff will put players through a series of drills to determine the player's skill level.  The results of these evaluations are confidential and are not shared with the players, parents or coaches.  Players will need to arrive that their designated times (times will be posted online and emailed to parents), check in and go through the evaluation drill.  Players should wear t-shirt, shorts and athletic shoes/cleats and must wear shin guards with socks.  Bring water, sunscreen and bug spray.  Parents may want to bring a small folding chair for themselves and their player as they wait.  Once the player has completed the evaluation, they are free to leave.  Parents will recieve an email with their child's team assignment by Aug 19.
 
August 15 - Fleming Loop, 301 Fleming Loop Rd.
U8 Coed - 10:00am
U10 Boys & Girls - 11:15am
U12 Boys & Girls - 1:00pm
U15 Boys & Girls - 2:15pm
 
U4 & U5 Format
U4 & U5 soccer consists of 5 weeks of practices and 5 weeks of games.  All activites are held on Saturdays. Practices begin Aug 22.  All practices are pre-planned and provided to each coach prior to the start of the season.  Practices are between 30-45 minutes long on Saturday mornings between 10am and 1pm at Herbert Akins Elementary School located at 2255 herbert Akins Rd in Fuquay-Varina.  No activities are held Labor Day Weekend (Sept 5).  Games begin Oct 3 and are scheduled throughout the day at Herbert Akins Elementary School.  Season ends on Oct 31.  Players will need black shorts, shin guards, athletic shoes/molded cleats.  Parents are also encouraged to bring sunscreen, bug spray and small folding chairs for your player(s) and yourself.  No end of season tournment will be held.
 
U6 & U7 Format
U6 & U7 soccer players will follow a more traditional soccer season schedule.  This is still a beginner league and games and practices will be primarily centered around instruction and skill building.  Practices begin Aug 22 and games begin on Sept 12.  No end of season tournment will be held.  U6 soccer is officiated by soccer coaches.  U7 soccer will have 1 trained official provided.
 
Divisions
U4 - Age 3, Co-ed
U5 - Age 4, Co-ed
U6 - Age 5, Co-ed
U7 - Age 6, Co-ed
U8 - Ages 7, Co-ed
U10 - Ages 8 & 9, Boys & Girls
U12 - Ages 10 & 11, Boys & Girls
U15 - Ages 12-14, Boys & Girls
 
Coaches Meetings will be monday August 17 at Council Gym located at 106 Ennis St. 
U4 & U5 - 6:00pm
U6 - U15 - 7:00pm

 

 

Soccer Downloads


FAQ Soccer

Youth Sports Registration Application

Parent Handout from Parent Meeting

Presentation from Parent Meeting

Soccer Handbook

AVAILABLE INFORMATION FOR SOCCER COACHES

NCYSA Youth Module

Coaches Resources

Soccer Practice Plans