Game Play

All players in the same age group practice together in a pool and can be split up in different ways on game days to participate in East Central Academy league on Saturdays against other local clubs. Travel for games can range from Oshkosh to Green Bay. 

7/8U teams will play in a 4v4 format with no goalie; there will be no referees at this age level. 9/10U teams will play 7v7 and will include a goalie. 3 referees will be utilized at this age, and offside will be called. 

Player Equipment

  • Shin Guards must be worn and must be covered entirely by socks
  • Soccer Cleats or Tennis Shoes (no baseball cleats allowed)
  • Soccer Jersey/Uniform
  • Size 3 (7/8U) or Size 4 (9/10U) soccer ball
  • Water Bottle (labeled with player’s name)
  • No jewelry can be worn

Game Cancellation

Game cancellations will be sent by Playmetrics accounts when the decision is made by East Central. 

Soccer is played in the rain and will only be called off if there is thunder/lightning or if the fields are flooded. If storms look like they will end by game time we will not cancel the games; in these cases, the coaches or referees will be responsible for cancellations.