Recreational Soccer Schedule Spring 2022
Recreational registration is closed.
We are at capacity. If you want to be placed on a waiting list, please email Rock Thompson at email@example.com. As spots become available, we will add players in the order we receive the requests.
Thank you all for your participation. We are looking forward to a great spring season!
Thurs, May 20th
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q. Where do I register for OSC recreational?
Q. How long are the recreational seasons?
A. The spring season is early April thru May. The fall season is early September thru October.
Q. When are practices/games?
A. Mighty Mites sessions are on Tuesdays and Saturdays. Juniors will have one training session during the week with division games played on Saturdays. Sunday sessions may be scheduled as needed. Seniors will play in a travel league (JCYSL) and will play a minimum of 8 games (usually Saturdays/Sundays), half played at OSC Soccer Park and half played at away venues. In some cases, Senior games may be scheduled on other days due to school breaks, holidays, etc. Seniors practice days/times will be determined by the coach..
Q. Where are practices held?
A. All practices are held at the Oldham Soccer Park in Buckner.
Q. What is the cost?
A. Mighty Mites is $85. Juniors and Seniors is $125. The uniform kit is an additional $35 for all age groups. Financial assistance is available. Email Rock Thompson @ firstname.lastname@example.org .
Q. What is my player's age group?
A. See above image regarding age groups. *
Q. What's included in the uniform kit?
A. The uniform kit includes a blue jersey, white jersey, blue shorts and blue socks. Players don't need to purchase a uniform kit if they've played the previous season and purchased the kit. New players will need to purchase a kit by designating a size during the registration process. The $35 uniform fee will be added to the account balance during registration.
Q. What equipment does my player need?
A. Shin guards are mandatory for all practices and games. Juniors and Seniors should wear soccer cleats. Mighty Mites can wear soccer cleats but athletic shoes are fine as well.
Q. What size ball will my player need?
A. U4 thru U8 players use a size 3 ball. U9 thru U12 players use a size 4 ball and U13 and older players use a size 5 ball.
Q. What should my player wear/bring to the practice/game?
A. Players should wear their OSC uniform, shin guards, cleats and bring their soccer ball and Water. Players should always have the alternate color jersey at the practice/game.
Q. Can my player participate wearing a cast, earrings, religious medal, etc?
A. Per the Laws of the Game, a player can't wear anything dangerous. With a doctor's permission to play, a player can wear a cast if the entire cast is covered in bubble wrap. Players cannot wear earrings or jewelry of any kind. Religious medals may be worn but will need to be taped for the protection of the player and others.
Q. What if there is inclement weather?
A. The Recreational Director will make a decision, usually by 1 pm, on the day of practice. Cancellations on game day are made as early as possible to give parents sufficient notice. Parents will be notified of a cancellation by email. Plan to be at Oldham Soccer Park at the designated time if you do not receive a cancellation notice. Soccer is played in the rain, sleet, snow and cold.
Q. I would like to become more involved. What can I do?
A. Oldham Soccer Club is a non-profit organization that relies on volunteers. All families are expected to volunteer for the club's fall tournament. In addition, the club has volunteer needs throughout the year that include coaches, tournament committee, volunteer coordinator and board positions.
Contact Rock Thompson @ email@example.com with any other questions.