Parents Corner

Kickers practice on a team coached by a parent. Kickers practice on Tuesdays at 6:00PM. They use a size 3 soccer ball and wear shin guards inside their socks. Games are played on Saturdays at 8:30 AM (6 minute quarters + 2 minute break between each quarter)

Minis practice on Mondays & Wednesdays from 6:00-7:00pm. They use a size 3 soccer ball and wear shin guards inside their socks. Games are played on Saturdays at 9:15 AM (8 minute quarters + 2 minute break between each quarter) 

Cubs practice on Mondays & Wednesdays from 6:00-7:00pm. They use a size 3 soccer ball and wear shin guards inside their socks. Games are played on Saturdays at 10:00 AM (10 minute quarters + 2 minute break between each quarter)

Juniors practice on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 6:00-7:15pm. They use a size 4 soccer ball and wear shin guards inside their socks. Games are played on Saturdays at 11:00 AM (25 minute halves + 5 minute break between halves) There are some friendly games that are played in West Jeff and London as well Times for those are TBD.

Seniors Practices determined by coaches and will be relayed to players/parents once teams are set.. They use a size 5 soccer ball. Games are scheduled throughout the week and on Saturday afternoons.  Coaches will relay schedule information to players/parents once schedules are finalized with MSSA.

US Youth Soccer has a page specifically for the parents of youth soccer players. Please take the time to visit this informative site. Links and Resources for Parents

An especially helpfull link is a flyer that contains soccer related terms and simple descriptions to help you enjoy watching the games. Flyer

US Soccer even has a short online course for parents    Parents Guide and Introduction to Youth Soccer

For examples of what to expect from a game and how parents, coaches, and players should develop, please watch the excellent video created by the Georgia Soccer Association.