Registration is Now OpenRegister online prior to Feb 15th and receive a 25% discount. $75 per player.
Provisional Registration Starts Feb 15th. Registration will be $95 per player. Players are not guaranteed a roster spot. Each registrant must be approved by the Soccer Administration. Registration will CLOSE March 15th. NO LATE REGISTRATIONS will be accepted this season
***March 1st is the Last Day to try on MLS Kits Samples for Spring at: Soccer Magic 1050 Schadt Ave, Whitehall, PA 18052 610-443-2300Store Hours are M-F 11am-7pm. Sat 10am-5pm. Closed Sun. Soccer Magic is able to record changes for anyone who already registered and wishes to change the sizes submitted during online soccer registration. They will need players full name, and age group***
First Games U5-U14 Sunday April 13th. U16-19 Saturday April 12th. U5-U8 No games 4/20, 5/11, 5/25 and 6/15. Last Games 6/22. U10-19 No Games 4/19, 4/20, 5/24 and 5/25. Last Games TBD by league. U10-U19 Times and Park Locations TBD by League.
In-house U5 Games will be played Sundays from 12-1pm @ Creamery Park. U6 Games will be played from 1-2pm @ Creamery Park. U7 & U8 Games will be played random times between 12pm and 5pm @ Creamery, Farmington and Lenape Parks.
Team assignments will be completed and online in late March. Requests to play up must be submitted at time of registration by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. While we try to keep teams together from one season to the next, no special team assignments or practice requests will be honored for any reason. U7-U19 Practice Schedules are decided by the teams’ coaches and will be posted in late March. Teams can begin practicing in April as weather permits. U5-U6 teams do not have weeknight practices. All teams practice ½ prior to their game times.
Lower Mac Soccer will continue using academy style Soccer Development Teaching for ages U5-U19 under the instruction of our current Director of Coaches and Player Development, John O’Rourke. All Coaches are required to hold at least the minimum coaching license or equivalent required prior to the start of the season. Anyone interested in coaching that does not already have this license should contact email@example.com. Lower Mac Soccer provides the course one time before the start of each season and covers the cost for our coaches. Coaches will continue to receive a standard coaching curriculum provided by John O’Rourke and Youthsoccer101. Each week coaches are emailed age appropriate soccer drills and instructional videos to use each week at their practices.
ALL Intramural Soccer U5-U19 Players will again be receiving an Adidas brand MLS uniform kit to wear to both practice and games. Kits will include a MLS jersey, pair of shorts and socks. All Players and Coaches must be uniformed for all practices and games. *** It is important that during the registration process, that all players select their needed jersey size. If no selection is made players will receive what is available at that time.*** Shorts and Socks will automatically match the size Jersey Kit requested.
***Starting Feb 8th Intramural Soccer MLS Kits Samples will be available for sizing at: Soccer Magic 1050 Schadt Ave, Whitehall, PA 18052 610-443-2300Store Hours are M-F 11am-7pm. Sat 10am-5pm. Closed Sun. Soccer Magic is able to record changes for anyone who already registered and wishes to change the sizes submitted during online soccer registration. They will need players full name, and age group***
Players will need to wear shin guards, and cleats. Players must bring a ball ( U5-U8 Sz 3 Ball. U10-12 Sz 4 Ball. U14-19 Sz 5 Ball) to practice and games along with a filled water bottle.
Fall 2013 & Spring 2014 Age Breakdown
Important: Starting Fall 2012, all players will be assigned to teams based on Birth Year, as defined by the United States Youth Soccer Association (no longer will teams be divided by grade). Birth Year means the period between August 1st of the beginning year through July 31st of the ending year (see chart below).
Players must have turned 4 before 8/1 in order to participate.
Age Guide for 2013-2014 Soccer Season
August 1, 1994 and July, 31 1997
August 1, 1997 and July, 31 1999
August 1, 1999 and July, 31 2001
August 1, 2001 and July, 31 2003
August 1, 2003 and July, 31 2005
August 1, 2005 and July, 31 2006
August 1, 2006 and July 31 2007
August 1, 2007 and July, 31 2008
August 1, 2008 and July, 31 2009
U5 (co-ed) 4 vs 4 no goal keeper
U6 (co-ed) 4 vs 4 no goal keeper
U7 (co-ed) 6 vs 6 includes goal keeper
U8 (boys & girls) 6 vs 6 includes goal keeper
U10 - U12 (boys & girls) 8 vs 8 includes goal keeper
U14 - U19 (boys & girls) 11 vs 11 includes goal keeper
U5 - U8 U5-U6 teams play in the LMYA in-house league. U7-U8 teams play in-house and teams from other soccer clubs in our area. U10 - U19 teams play in-house and other soccer clubs.