U8 Recreational Program


Practice Schedule:

U8 -  6pm-7:30pm ( Wednesday Evenings )-  First practice is TBA.

Practice Format: 

90 mins with their Parent Facilitator/Coach

Team Formation: 

1.   Team rosters will be drawn using the Blind Draw system per GYSA rules.  Rosters will have a maximum  
       of 8 players per coach.


League Format: 


 1.   Provided that we have enough players to keep our teams as an in-house ( no travel ) program, we will play the games on Saturday mornings. If we do not have enough teams as required to keep the teams in-house, we will join the GYSA U-8 travel program. If this occurs, games will be on Saturdays beginning the 1st week of November and continuing thru 2nd week of February.

Game Format

1.   Game play will be 4v4 ( 4 field players and no goal keeper ).

2.   Goal Kicks – game is restarted with a Goal Kick from anywhere in the goal area. Play resumes once the ball has cleared the Goal

3.   Games played on Saturdays beginning 1st week of November.  
      4 - 12 minute periods with 2-3 minute break period. Referee will be used