U12

U12

This program is for our players aged 10 & 11. This level is designed to continue to improve skill sets and begin transitioning towards the full field game. With the main goal still to continue to have fun.

Registration for this age group will be based on the birth year. (see birth year calendar link at the bottom of this page).

Practices can start any time after the coaches meeting and players are contacted. Coaches will schedule practices and typically will occur twice during the week at the coaches choosing. There will be 7 games over 8 weeks –COED/Girls on Sunday afternoons between 1:00 and 4:00 (with an occasional Saturday game). To expand our playing opportunities, we are a part of the ISL Level 3 Central League (games are within a 60-mile radius of central Des Moines), there will be up to 4 away games.

Teams will have a maximum roster of 16 players. Games are 9 vs 9 (including the goalkeeper) and will be played in 2 x 30-minute halves. There will be goalkeepers and there will be a center ref with two assistant referees (AR’s). Full FIFA rules apply, including offside. Ball size 4. Practice drills listed under the coaches tab.

Cost: 105.00 + 20.00 volunteer Fee = 125.00 (Volunteer fee to be returned upon serving 2 hours min volunteer time)

Uniform:  Purchased through Goalkick Soccer, see uniform tab under “ASC Recreation.”