SOCCER FOR KIDS AGES 5-12 YEARS

Skills Institute is where soccer takes center stage.  Rooted in child development theory, kids ages 5 to 14 years have a blast learning and improving technical and tactical soccer skills.  Players will walk away more confident, equipped for their next right step, and ready for life’s challenges on and off the field.  Players enjoy 30 minutes of age and skill appropriate instruction plus 20 minutes of small-sided scrimmaging. Classes meet weekly for 50-minutes.

Level I
Ages 5/6, 7/8, 9-12
8:1 CHILD-TO-COACH RATIO

Classes focus on the fundamentals of player development: dribbling, passing, shooting, trapping and how to use them effectively in a game. Level I will take players through weekly sessions of fundamental skill building and competitive drills/games to build confidence and competence.

Level II
Ages 5/6, 7/8, 9-12
8:1 CHILD-TO-COACH RATIO
BY RECOMMENDATION ONLY

Players well-suited for this class have level I or prior club experience. Classes focus on refining individual technique, positioning, strategy, speed and agility. Two things come together here; honing personal strengths and understanding how to use them to enhance team play. Coaches guide players towards mastering fundamentals, understanding correct field positioning and developing a strong Soccer IQ.  A strong focus will be placed on the development of technical skills that make the games more fun.  You must be recommended and complete Level I to sign up for Level II classes.  Level II Classes will be offered beginning September 2021