RECREATIONAL SOCCER LEAGUE

ARDMORE, OK AND SURROUNDING AREAS

INFO@ARDMORESOCCER.COM

FACEBOOK.COM/ARDMOREGOALS


GOALS is blessed by the City of Ardmore to have access to Morse Fields.


Let's show how grateful we are by keeping the fields and facilities clean!


Please pick up all trash after each game.  No pets and no smoking on premises.


Thank you!!!


Sincerely,

Your GOALS Board

FAQ'S

  • What is the cost?
    • Fall = $65 for first child; $60 for each additional sibling.
    • Spring = $65 for new players or players that did not play the previous fall season; $60 for each additional new sibling; $60 for returning players from the previous fall; $55 for each sibling returning from the previous fall.
  • ​​What does the uniform that I pay for include?  Shorts, jersey, and socks.
  • What soccer equipment will we need to purchase for our child?  Shin guards, Soccer cleats (optional in mini kickers), and a soccer ball
  • What size soccer ball does my child need? 
    • Mini Kicker -U8 = Size 3
    • U9-U12 = Size 4
    • U14 and up = Size 5
  • When are practices and games?  Practices are usually two days a week and are selected by each team's coach; games are usually on Saturdays.
  • When do practices start?  Practices begin about 1-2 weeks before the first scheduled game.  Your coach will call you with dates and times once team formations have been made.
  • How will I know what team my child is on?  Your coach will call you after team formations have been made.
  • How many players per team? (updated Fall 2016) 
    • U5-U8 teams can have up to 8 players per roster and 4v4 on the field (no goalie)
    • U9-U10 teams can have up to 12 players per roster and 7v7 on the field including the goalie
    • U11-U12 teams can have up to 16 players per roster and 9v9 on the field including the goalie
    • U13-U14 teams can have up to 18 players per roster and 11v11 on the field including a goalie
    • U16 and up teams can have up to 22 players per roster and 11v11 on the field including a goalie but can only have 18 players in uniform participating in the game.  
  • What happens if it rains on game days?  You will be playing in the rain; games will be called if there is lightning or severe weather.  If weather threatens, games may be suspended for up to 30 minutes until the weather passes, then the game may resume.
  • What can my kids wear in cold weather games?  They can wear long leggings or sweat pants under their game shorts, long sleeve shirts or thermal shirts under their game jerseys - no hoodies.  Hats and gloves are acceptable only if they have no clips/plastic or metal pieces on them and must be tight fitting.  This is subject to change as per the referee.
  • At what age will my child be traveling for away games? U11/U12 and up will be traveling for some away games. U9/U10 can travel, but primarily play all games in Ardmore.
  • What do the referees look for when they check-in the kids before the game?   No earrings, necklaces, bracelets, watches, hair clips that are metal.  Hair bands must be elastic.  Jerseys must be tucked in.  Socks must be worn over the shin guards - no part of the shin guard can be exposed.  Socks must be of the same color as the rest of the team.  Shorts must not have any pockets.  Cleats must not have a toe cleat.
  • Why do we have to provide a copy of a birth certificate for our child to GOALS?  OSA regulations state that all soccer players show proof of age through a copy of their birth certificate.

Your Child, Our Focus
 

Our Volunteer Coaches Take the safety, personal development and overall physical well being of your child seriously.

While we are a recreational soccer club, we strive to achieve the highest level of success possible, both on and off the field.
Two practices per week (no more than three soccer related activities per week)

 

  • Multiple Clinic and higher level training opportunities
  • Focus on teamwork and interpersonal skills
  • Ball handling drills 
  • Personal mentoring based on athlete's stated goals

Soccer is a team sport that can also highlight our individual talents.   Your coach will work with your child to develop strong team play, good sportsmanship and guidance to achieve personal GOALS!