San Ramon FC Recreational Soccer Program for U9-U12 Players

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Registration for 2019 Fall Recreational Soccer

REGISTER BY APRIL 15 TO BE ENTERED INTO PRIZE RAFFLE

Registration for 2019 Fall Recreational Soccer

Our fall recreational soccer program is designed for girls and boys with birth years 2001 through 2015. 

San Ramon FC’s mission is to develop players, character, and community through soccer.

Players can have fun and make friends through the game of soccer while developing healthy habits, self-esteem, confidence, and respect.  

Our program offers players a chance to enjoy a team sport while learning soccer skills like dribbling, passing, and shooting under the guidance of a volunteer coach.


Register by April 15 and you will be entered into our Recreational Registration Prize Raffle.


PROGRAM PRICING: 

  • U5-U6 age groups (birth years 2014-2015): $225 and no volunteer deposit required (no early bird pricing available)
    • U5-U6 REGISTRATION: Click here to begin U5-U6 Registration
    • Register by April 15 to be entered into Recreational Registration Prize Raffle
    • NOTE:  This year we will begin using SPORTSENGINE for our registration
    • July 31 deadline to register for U5-U6 (birth years 2014-2015)
  • U7-U19 age groups (birth years 2001-2013): $375 + $150 refundable volunteer deposit (collected once per family)
    • Early bird pricing until April 15: $325 + $150 refundable volunteer deposit  (collected once per family) 
    • Beginning April 16, price increases to $375 + $150 refundable volunteer deposit (collected once per family)
    • U7 - U19 REGISTRATION: Click here to begin U7-U19 Registration
    • Register by April 15 to be entered into Recreational Registration Prize Raffle.
    • NOTE:  This year we will begin using SPORTSENGINE for our registration
    • June 30 deadline to register for U7-U19 age groups (birth years 2001-2013)

ELIGIBLE AGE GROUPS:  

  • U5 - U6 Program - Players born in 2014 and 2015
  • U7 - U19 Program - Players born in 2001 through 2013

Note: In 2016, we implemented changes in how we form age groups. Please view our birth year registration chart.

DATES:

Generally, U5-U6 age groups begin in either late August or early September and end in early November.

Generally, U7-U19 age group practices begin in mid-August and the last game of the season is on the first Saturday in November.

Games can be scheduled on Saturdays or Sundays in the fall.  

SRFC reserves the right to schedule games on either weekend day.

LOCATIONS:

Practices will be at fields or parks in San Ramon.

Game locations will vary depending on your child's age group.

QUESTIONS?

Please email our office manager Dawn McQuiston

Have Fun, Be Active, Play Soccer!

Have Fun, Be Active, Play Soccer!

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girls pre-game

Recreational U9-U12 Program Overview

Recreational U9-U12 Program Overview

Enjoyment and player development meet through the combination of technical skill practices and fun, soccer-style games focused on maximizing the time each player has with the ball. All players are placed on teams of up to 14 players and meet once or twice per week, depending on the availability of the head coach, beginning early or mid-August through the end of October for training with the team’s head coach, and also play 8 - 10 league games on weekends starting the Saturday prior to Labor Day weekend.

All U9 – U12 teams are assigned an available practice field in the general area of the head coach. Each team is allotted 90-minute practice sessions. Volunteer coaches are asked to focus on coordination and individual skill development during the practice sessions.

The weekend games are formatted into small-sided games as follows: U9-U10 age groups play 7v7 games (6 field players + a goalkeeper) with 25-minute halves and U11-U12 play 9v9 games (8 field players + a goalkeeper) with 30-minute halves.

Volunteer coaches are designated to run the weekly practices and supervise the weekend games for their respective teams.

All U9 and U10 games are held in San Ramon, while the U11 and U12 games are held in San Ramon and Dublin through the clubs' joint playing league.

Coaching

Coaches are selected by the Development Director from parent volunteers who express interest. Volunteering to coach offers a rewarding opportunity to work with children and build their skills and self-esteem. All coaches and assistant coaches are required to register for the club and to get fingerprinted for a background check. 

SRFC provides support to volunteer coaches by providing coaching curriculum handouts and free coaching clinics beginning in August.

Team Formation

U9 – U12 recreational teams are formed in late July and players are assigned to teams by the San Ramon FC staff.

Coaches will notify players of their team placement by the first week of August.

Playing Rules

Click here to view graphic regarding rules for this age group.

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U9-U12 Age Group Coordinator: Cecilia Gonzalez

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Questions, comments or suggestions for this age group?  Please email Cecilia.

Cecilia Gonzalez is our Age Group Coordinator and will serve as the first point of contact for coaches and families in the U9-U12 age group for our recreational program.

Club Calendar

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League and Affiliations

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Sponsors

    David White & Associates