|Game Times / Players Ball Size|
U5 &U6 8 min quarters 4v4 3
U7 20 minute halves 6 v 6 4
U8 20 minute halves 6 v 6 4
U9 25 minute halves 7v7 4
|U10 25 minute halves 7 v7 4|
|U12 30 minute halves 9 v 9 4|
U14 30 minute halves 11 v 11 5
|Jrs. 35 minute halves 11 v 11 5|
Coaches Corner Safety info
Concussions - Symptoms
Here is some useful information provided by the CDC on concussions.
Practice times and Day available:
This link is for the Fall Tournaments that our teams participate in.
Is has all the Tournament Rules and Schedules.
Please be aware that District Tournament Rules are not the same as our local Rules.
Teams must have Head Coach with proper coaches certification, background check and concussion certification in order for the team to qualify.
Empire will provide player selection rules at All-Star coaches meeting.
ATTENTION COACHES AND ASSISTANT COACHES
All volunteers are required to pass a two background check screening to ensure volunteers are eligible to work with children. Please visit the JCSD website to start the volunteer process.
1. Submit and pass the background screening that can be completed online. It takes approximately 7 days for an individual screening to be completed. and a $20.00 will be charged at that time.
3. Must show valid ID to pick up.
You will also need to have a Life Scan completed. Empire Soccer will pay for this one so please contact Shannon Daugherty (Her information is located below).
Here’s a sampling of the many resources available to you on the US Youth Soccer web site.