Q: WHO CAN
PARTICIPATE IN THE WINTER PROGRAM?
Boys and Girls in the U7 & U8 age groups ONLY
U7 = Birth dates from 8/1/2006-7/31/2007
U8 = Birth dates from 8/1/2005-7/31/2006
WHAT IS THE FEE FOR THE PROGRAM?
and receive a free gift-value $50)
$94 if registering for Block 1, Block 2 or Block 3
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
three 6-week blocks on Friday evening:
November 8th-December 20th
January 3rd-February 7th
February 14th-March 21st
WHAT TIMES ARE THE WINTER PROGRAM SESSIONS AT THE DOME?
Session Time Day
Girls 5:00pm-6:00pm Friday
WHAT DO THE PLAYERS DO DURING THE HOUR THEY’RE AT THE DOME?
For approx. 30 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 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.
Spaces are limited to 48 Boys & 48 Girls-please register early
WHAT AGE GROUP SHOULD I REGISTER MY CHILD FOR?
It’s not necessary; we know the age group based on the child’s birth date.
Both age groups play at the same time. However, we may combine age groups
CAN I REGISTER MY CHILD TO PLAY IN A HIGHER AGE GROUP?
A: We prefer
to keep the age groups separate, but may combine them based on registrations
HOW ARE TEAMS FORMED?
A: Each week,
we form teams by gender. Depending on registrations, age groups may be
MY CHILD WOULD LIKE TO PLAY WITH A FRIEND, IS THIS POSSIBLE?
We select teams each week for the scrimmage, so your child may not play with
their friend each week
IS THERE A GAME SCHEDULE FOR THE TEAMS IN THE WINTER PROGRAM?
A: No. We
select teams and scrimmage each week
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 PSA Trainers will coach the team each
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 program fee.
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 (Minimum of 2 liters.
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 head-band.
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