Tampa Campus

In-House Rec Program (5U - 10U)

IN-HOUSE RECREATIONAL PROGRAM

 

Our In-house Recreational Program is for children between the ages of 5U (Born in 2016) to 10U (born in 2011) playing against other teams within the club. 

To determine your child’s age group based on their birth year for this season, CLICK HERE for the 2020-21 Age Group Matrix. 

  • All practices and games are played at Benito Middle School, 10065 Cross Creek Boulevard, Tampa, FL  33647.
  • Match Formats (based on player attendance):
    • 5U/6U (Under 5/6 - 2016/2015) - 4 vs 4 without Goalkeepers
    • 7U/8U (Under 7/8 - 2014/2013) - 6 vs 6 with Goalkeepers
    • 9U/10U (Under 9/10 - 2011/2012) - 7 vs 7 with Goalkeepers
  • Teams are coached by volunteer coaches under the supervision of the Recreational Program Technical Director. 


CLICK HERE to return to the General TPA Rec Page


 

WHAT IS THE SOCCER REGISTRATION FEE?

To determine your child’s age group based on their birth year for this season, CLICK HERE for the 2020-21 Age Group Matrix. 

In-House Recreational Program Fees

  • 5U - 6U - 7U - $190  (Full Uniform included)
  • 8U - 9/10U - $220 (Full Uniform included)

LATE REGISTRATION:  After October 18, 2020 at 11:59pm - Additional Fee $25.00


 

WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THE REGISTRATION FEE?

  • 12 Weeks Training Season
  • One/two practices per week (depending on age group)
  • Kid Safe Program - Background check for all Coaches/Technical and admin staff 
  • Full Set of Uniform - jersey, shorts, and socks
  • FYSA (Florida Youth Soccer Association) Player Registration Fee
  • End of the Year Jamboree and Awards
  • Club Overhead Costs (fields maintenance, equipment, lights, administrative expenses, website)
  • Proactive and visible Technical Director and Technical Staff

Players are responsible for:

  • Shin guards
  • Soccer cleats
  • Soccer ball
    • 5U through 6U - Size 3
    • 7U through 10U - Size 4

 

WHAT IS PLAYER EVALUATION DAY?

Player evaluations are not tryouts, but an identification process to ensure that all teams are properly balanced and are mandatory for all age groups 8U through 10U. As a recreational program for players of all skill levels, this is an effort to ensure a more enjoyable experience for all.

 


WHEN/WHERE ARE THE GAMES AND PRACTICES?

(DATES AND TIMES SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

In-House Recreational Program –

  • Player evaluation Days - October 28th, 2020 (ONLY 7/8U & 9/10U AGE GROUPS)
  • Practices will begin November 9th, 2020
  • All games will be played on Saturdays beginning November 21st, 2020 – 12 weeks season. (8U & 10U teams will have 13 weeks due to End of the Season Tournament)

Practices and games will be held at Benito Middle School, 10065 Cross Creek Blvd, Tampa, FL 33647

@ For these practice days, you have the option to choose your preference during the online registration process

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE 

AGE GROUP

PRACTICES

GAMES

5U/6U Coed

@ *Wed. or Thurs. 6:15pm to 7:15pm at Benito Middle 

Game: Sat. 10:00am or 11:30am

7U/8U Coed

@ *Mon., Tues. or Wed. 6:15pm to 7:15pm at Benito Middle 

Game: Sat. 11:30am or 1:00pm

9U/10U Coed

@ *Mon./Wed. or Tues./Thurs. 7:15pm to 8:30pm at Benito Middle 

 Game: Sat.  10:00am, 11:30am or 1:00pm

* Coach Determination


 

CAN I MAKE A SPECIAL REQUEST?

Special requests for Coach and practice nights are available during the registration process. These requests must be placed in the player’s GotSoccer account during registrationThis special request would be considered if requested before deadline (10/18/20)

Special requests via e-mail or via phone call will not be accepted.

Special requests for a particular coach or practice nights are not a guarantee.

A $50.00 fee (in addition to the club’s standard refund policy) will be kept if a member decides to not participate when a special request is not granted. (This will only be allowed if the request is submitted before the deadline). 


 

REFUND POLICY

Chargers S.C. reserves the right to deny any partial or full registration fees once registration and payment has been completed (payment is due at time of registration).

However, in cases of reasonable documented excuse (illness, severe injury, family relocation, etc.) filed BEFORE October 18th, 2020 a partial refund may be granted.