Q: WHO CAN
PARTICIPATE IN THE WINTER PROGRAM?
Boys and Girls in the U7 & U8 age groups only
U8 = Birth dates from 8/1/2004-7/31/2005
U7 = Birth dates from 8/1/2005-7/31/2006
WHAT IS THE COST OF THE PROGRAM?
$160 when registering for both 6-week blocks initially
or $94 for each individual 6-week block.
WHERE IS THE WINTER PROGRAM CONDUCTED?
At the Plymouth Creek Center Dome on the turf field
WHAT ARE THE DATES FOR THE WINTER PROGRAM?
A: There are
two 6-week blocks on Friday evening:
November 9th-December 21st
January 4th-February 8th
WHEN ARE THE WINTER PROGRAM SESSIONS AT THE DOME?
Gender Session Time
Girls 5:00pm-6:00pm Friday
WHAT DO THE PLAYERS DO DURING THE HOUR THEY’RE AT THE DOME?
For approx. 25 minutes, PSA Trainers will work with the players on
age-appropriate individual technical skills. For approx. 30 minutes they
will play small-sided soccer games with their team and the team coaches will
coach the team.
HOW DO WE REGISTER?
A: With all
our Programs, we use Online Registration. To register, please go to the PSA
Online Registration System (https://plymouthsoccer.cogran.com).
Use your User Name and Password to enter the system. Once in the system,
make your program selection and follow the instructions.
Late registrations will be accepted, however, placement on a team is on
an as-available basis and not guaranteed.
WHAT AGE GROUP SHOULD I REGISTER MY CHILD FOR?
necessary. We form teams by combining the U7 & U8 age groups'
CAN I REGISTER MY CHILD TO PLAY IN A HIGHER AGE GROUP?
A: It’s not
necessary. We form teams by combining the U7 & U8 age groups.
HOW ARE TEAMS FORMED?
A: We form
teams by gender and combine the U7 & U8 age groups. We also honor
“play-with” requests and take the school attended into consideration.
MY CHILD WOULD LIKE TO PLAY WITH A FRIEND, IS THIS POSSIBLE?
Yes, we do allow “play-with” requests if they are made known in the “Special
Request” section of the online registration
IS THERE A GAME SCHEDULE FOR THE TEAMS IN THE WINTER PROGRAM?
A: Yes. Each
team will play against the other three teams twice in the 6-week block.
CAN I DROP MY CHILD OFF AT THE DOME AND GO DO OTHER THINGS DURING THE
strongly recommend that a parent/guardian be present with the child during
the time they’re at the Dome. This is very beneficial in case there are any
problems with the child during the session.
I’D LIKE TO VOLUNTEER TO COACH A TEAM, HOW DO I PROCEED?
A: Thank you.
PSA relies on volunteer coaches for this program. Please make your
intentions known on the online registration form, or contact the PSA Office
WHAT HAPPENS IF NONE OF THE PARENTS OF THE CHILDREN ON THE TEAM ROSTER
VOLUNTEER TO COACH THE TEAM?
that will never happen. PSA has always had a parent(s) step forward and
volunteer to coach the team. If no parent(s) step forward to coach the
team, one of the other coaches or trainers will coach the team each week.
HOW DO I GET A UNIFORM FOR MY CHILD?
All participants in the Winter Program get a T-shirt. It will be provided
at the start of each 6-week block you attend. You will have to
shorts and socks for your child, preferably black.
ARE THERE ADDITIONAL COSTS FOR THE T-SHIRT?
No, the cost for
the T-shirt is included in the price of the program.
WHAT SOCCER EQUIPMENT DOES MY CHILD NEED?
shoes (NO TOE CLEATS) are recommended, but tennis shoes may be worn.
It’s mandatory that all players wear shin guards, completely covered by long
Each player should bring a fully-inflated soccer ball to all sessions.
They must also bring enough water/sport drink.
Safety: A player must
not use equipment or wear anything that is dangerous to another player, or
themselves. If a child wears glasses, they should secure them with a
WHAT SIZE SOCCER BALL SHOULD MY CHILD HAVE?
Size 3 and it
should be fully-inflated
WHAT IS THE PSA POLICY ON REGISTRATION REFUNDS?
For the Winter Program, no refunds are allowed. A credit toward future
programs may be issued
Please contact the PSA Office (763-450-3099) if you have a special request
to withdraw. Each situation will be reviewed individually by PSA