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Outdoor Rec Soccer

Playing It Safe-Outdoor Soccer

All 2021 WAA programs are "Playing IT Safe"  State of Illinois All Sports Policy

SPRING 2021 RECREATIONAL SOCCER

WAA Spring Soccer - Playing IT Safe! 
Right now, we will use the same format as  we used in the Fall of 2020.  As mitigations ease, we can expand the number of teams and roster sizes and alter divisions..

1st grade through 8th grade – Saturday Training and Scrimmages
• Age groups will be assigned by team to sites
• Team Chicago trainers will be assigned to each site
• Each age group will have 75 minutes of activity
o First 15-30 minutes will be skills instruction and training
o Last 45-60 minutes will be scrimmages
• Team Chicago trainers will lead instruction and referee scrimmages
Volunteer coaches are needed! Coaches are encouraged to schedule one additional practice per week 
• Spectators will be limited to immediate household members only.  Additional spectator limits may be communicated required to maintain compliance with the State of Illinois guidelines.

Kindergarten Soccer – Saturday Training and Scrimmages
• Teams will be assigned to sites – Sites will be finalized in early April  
• Team Chicago trainer(s) will be assigned to each site
• First 15-30 minutes will be skills instruction and training.  Last 30-45 minutes will be scrimmages
• Team Chicago trainers will lead instruction and facilitate scrimmages
•  We still need volunteer coaches!  Please volunteer!
• Spectators will be limited to immediate household members only.  Additional spectator limits may be communicated required to maintain compliance with the State of Illinois guidelines.

Registration Listing

2021 Spring Recreational Soccer


SAVE $$ THROUGH JANUARY!!!!!

 Kindergarten - Pay only $35 in January (with early bird discount). 
1st-8th - Pay only $60 in January (with early bird discount)

WAA offers Spring Outdoor Recreational Soccer for Kindergarten through 8th grade. Practices, Scrimmages and Training begin in April! 

Scrimmages are on Saturdays, April 10th through May 15th.  May 22 will be reserved as a rain-out date.

Kindergarten - 8th Grade
  • Spring outdoor recreational soccer league for Kindergarten through 8th grade. 
  • All skill levels are invited to participate. 
  • A 6-game season plays on Saturdays with one practice per week scheduled by the coach.
  • Teams are coached by parent volunteers.   
  • Coach and team mate request are accepted in the registration.
  • Divisions may be combined to accommodate registrations.

ALL TEAM PRACTICE DAYS, TIMES, AND LOCATION ARE CHOSEN BY THE HEAD COACH. HEAD COACH RECEIVES A $25 DISCOUNT UPON EQUIPMENT RETURN AFTER THE SEASON.


Kindergarten-Coed

Season Dates: 04/10/2021 to 05/22/2021
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1st Grade-Boys

Season Dates: 04/10/2021 to 05/22/2021
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1st Grade- Girls

Season Dates: 04/10/2021 to 05/22/2021
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2nd Grade-Boys

Season Dates: 04/10/2021 to 05/22/2021
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2nd Grade-Girls

Season Dates: 04/10/2021 to 05/22/2021
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3rd Grade-Boys

Season Dates: 04/10/2021 to 05/22/2021
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3rd Grade-Girls

Season Dates: 04/10/2021 to 05/22/2021
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4th Grade-Boys

Season Dates: 04/10/2021 to 05/22/2021
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4th Grade- Girls

Season Dates: 04/10/2021 to 05/22/2021
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5th Grade-Boys

Season Dates: 04/10/2021 to 05/22/2021
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5th Grade- Girls

Season Dates: 04/10/2021 to 05/22/2021
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6th/7th/8th Grade-Boys

Season Dates: 04/10/2021 to 05/22/2021
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6th/7th/8th Grade- Girls

Season Dates: 04/10/2021 to 05/22/2021
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Playing IT Safe-Photos

Our Rec Soccer teams played it SAFE during the 2020 Fall Season!






Program Information

Outdoor Recreational Soccer (K-8th Grade)

The Wheatland Athletic Association (WAA) runs outdoor fall and spring recreational soccer leaguesfor youth K through 8th grade.
The Kindergarten program is co-ed. Teams for 1st - 8th grade have separate leagues for boys and girls. WAA is a volunteer non-profit organization and all recreational coaches are volunteer. 
Leagues are held outdoors on local fields in the fall and spring seasons. Additional training opportunities are available for registrants and coaches. Registration is open to all experience and skill levels. The emphasis of the program is for participants to have fun learning the basic skills and rules of the game of soccer.
 
                                                

At home Soccer

What to do while waiting to play soccer? 

Coach Magno has created training videos to help you work on your skills at home!  Watch them here!

WAA Rec Soccer Training Video #1
WAA Rec Soccer Training Video #2
WAA Rec Soccer Training Video #3
WAA Rec Soccer Training Video #4
WAA Rec Soccer Training Video #5

(Be patient with youtube videos; high demand is causing load errors)

Watch some past soccer matches:  
Full Match Brazil vs Argentina 2018 Fifa World Cup Qualifiers 11 10 2016 

The men's soccer final of the Olympic Games 2016 was between the host nation Brazil and the reigning World Cup Champion Germany.
Brazil vs Germany - FULL match - Men's Football Final Rio 2016


Train in you
r backyard
Soccer dribbling video






Registration Information

Registration Now Open!
2021 Spring Recreational Soccer
Saturdays, April 10 - May 15 (May 22 rain-out date)
Various Locations
January Fee: K-$35 !! 1st-8th $60 !!

Special Requests

Remember: Special requests for team placement will be considered carefully, but there is NO GUARANTEE they will be honored.  For requests to be considered, the registration should be submitted as early as possible.  Requests are considered on a first come, first serve priority.  Each participant is limited to two requests (eg, friend, coach) per registration.   WAA tries to place children based on special requests, neighborhood and school.   However, we also have to make balanced teams and and are limited by the number of volunteer head coaches.  Please spell names of requested players/coaches correctly.

Volunteer Opportunities

WAA is a volunteer non-profit organization and depends upon parents to volunteer as coaches in all of our sports.  Please consider volunteering as a head or assistant coach for your child's team.  Volunteers must be 18 years of age or older. 

  • Head Coach responsibilities include attending coach meeting, contacting player families, scheduling and running team practices and coaching at league games.  Coaches may ask for participant parent assistance as needed. 

  • Assistant Coach is responsible for helping the Head Coach with all of the above, and takes over for the Head Coach when needed.

Soccer Referees

WAA needs YOU to be an Outdoor Recreational Soccer Referee 

Click Here for more Information! 

Equipment, Rules & Directions

    Prior to Attending:
    • Parents must make sure participants are symptom free prior to attending. 
    • Players should wash hands with soap and water or use hand sanitizer before participating
    • Parents must review State of Illinois All Sports Policies prior to participating.

     

    Equipment

    • All players must have hand sanitizer and face mask (face mask not required during outdoor physical activity)
    • WAA Soccer Kit - $20 Kit contains yellow shirt, green shirt, black shorts and soccer socks.  WAA Soccer Kits are available at the WAA Sports Center, 2323 Liberty St. Aurora, IL. Sizes are: Youth S-M-L and Adult S-M-L
    •  Shin guards and socks to cover the shin guards - Any color sock is allowed.
    •  Soccer Ball - Grades K-2 use size 3 ball, Grades 3-5 use size 4 ball, Grades 6-7-8 use size 5 ball.
    •  White or Black athletic shorts (no pockets or belt loops), Gym shoes or outdoor soccer cleats (no metal cleats allowed).

Rules

Directions
  • Recreational Leagues - varies by division. Please see our Directions Page on this website.

Spring Schedules

Schedules:

TBA

Dick's Special Soccer Offers!

              

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Aurora, Illinois 60502

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