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2019 - 2020 Girls Travel Soccer

TRYOUT DATES

See tryout schedule below for team dates and times. (Players are strongly encouraged to attend both sessions; attendance at one session is mandatory) Edit Content
ALL PLAYERS MUST REGISTER AND TRYOUT WITH THEIR AGE GROUP DESIGNATED BY THEIR BIRTH YEAR. NO EXCEPTIONS!*

Birth Year

1st Tryout

2nd Tryout

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2011(U9) Saturday, April 6, 2019
5:30-6:30 PM
Saturday, April 13, 2019 
5:30-6:30 PM
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2010 (U10)  Saturday, April 6, 2019
6:30 -7:30 PM
Saturday, April 13, 2019 
 6:30-7:30 PM
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2009 (U11)  Saturday, April 6, 2019
7:30-8:30 PM
Saturday, April 13, 2019
7:30-8:30 PM  
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2008 (U12)Sunday, April 7, 2019 
5:30-6:30 PM
Sunday, April 14, 2019
5:30-6:30 PM
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2007 (U13)  Sunday, April 7, 2019
6:30-7:30 PM
Sunday, April 14, 2019
6:30-7:30 PM
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2006/05 (U14/U15)Sunday, April 7, 2019
7:30-8:30 PM
Sunday, April 14, 2019  
7:30 - 8:30 PM
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 04/03/02/01 High School Age Contact Megan ReiterRegister Now
       
All tryouts take place at Church Road Field in Springfield.




EVALUATION INFORMATION

  • Players must be registered and paid in full with the SAA prior to tryouts.
  • A player is required to attend one tryout session. Players are encouraged to attend both sessions.
  • No player, new or returning, is guaranteed a spot on a team.
  • No player, new or returning, is guaranteed to play for a certain coach, or play with their friends, or play on their previous team.
  • Special requests that are entered into the SAA registration system will not be honored in the Girls Travel Soccer Program.
  • Travel soccer is age group oriented and not “grade level oriented”. Players must tryout for their own age group according to the age group chart above.  A player may be moved to an older age group at the director's discretion.
  • Players will be evaluated by independent evaluators
  • .Players will be placed on teams according to ability. Teams will be placed in the appropriate division commensurate with the overall skill level of the team.
  • The following items must be turned in before a player can tryout. If these items are not provided the player will not be permitted to take part in tryouts:
    1. Completed Registration on the Springfield FC system. Click here to start your registration.
    2. Cost for 2019-2020 year is $225.00 ( Includes a non refundable $10 tryout fee). Fee must be paid before player can participate in tryouts. Registration will close the Wednesday before the first weekend of tryouts. Anyone registering after that will incur a $25 late fee.
    3. (Please note that this is the travel soccer fee. The SAA Membership Fee is for general membership for all sports)
    4. Copy of the original birth certificate (ONLY FOR NEW PLAYERS). This can be uploaded with your registratio
  • The following evaluation criteria is used for placement of players:
    1. Past Performance in the Travel Program.
    2. Performance in tryouts/evaluations.
    3. Level of commitment of the player/parents.


TRAVEL SOCCER GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Practices begin in August and are normally 2 times per week until October and then 1 time per week on a lighted field.
  • Games are typically on Sundays, but Saturday games are possible. Regular season games start the weekend after Labor Day and continue until mid-November.
  • Once a player is accepted to a team, they will be officially rostered with their team from 8/1 of the calendar year until 7/31 of the next year.
  • Players should purchase the standard player uniforms that will be personalized with last name. The cost of the kit will be approximately $45/$55 and will include a home and away jersey, shorts and socks. This is not included in the travel fee. 
  • If a player is not selected to a travel team, all but $10 of the travel fee will be refunded within two weeks of team announcements send to the address of record on the account.
  • There are some teams that play year-round and that is left up to the coach and the parents of that team. Springfield FC strives to support both the year round and seasonal player.  


LEAGUE INFORMATION

  • 2010 and 2009 teams (7 v 7) will compete in the Central League
  • 2008 and prior will compete in PAGS.

FIELD INFORMATION

  • 7  v 7 Teams play at  Veterans Memorial Park Lower Field and occasionally Old Netherwood
  • 9  v 9 Teams play at New Netherwood Field 
  • 11 v 11 Teams play at Church Road Field
  • All off-season outdoor games are played at the opponent's site or a neutral site

Any questions please contact Director Megan Reiter at
[email protected]