Spring

The goal of our spring program is to develop skills so players can ultimately play to the best of their ability.

We focus on developing skills, building positive attitudes, and creating a passion for the game. Additionally, players ages 11 and older will play formal games with referees.

Click here for age-specific program details.

Sportsmanship and respect for other players and coaches are staples of the Grand Island Soccer Club experience. We welcome players of all ability levels.

Questions? Email our spring program coordinator.

Volunteers are needed to assist our professional trainers with player organization and logistics during sessions. If you are interested volunteering for our spring program, please indicate that during the registration process and send us a brief email about your interest.

Ages: 5–16 (co-ed)
Registration: March 01 – April 25
Runs: May 1 – June 30
Cost: $125 – includes face mask and reversible pinnie
Location: Veterans Park

Age-specific program details:
Ages 5–6
Ages 7–10
Ages 11–16

Click here to view the player age matrix.


Ages 5–6:

All players play the entire session and benefit from more touches on the ball. There are no formal teams. Players rotate through drills and several small-sided games with the help of trainers and volunteers.

This program offers an ideal blend of fun and activities so players can learn the fundamentals of the game.

Sessions: 10
Time: 10–11:00 a.m.
Dates:
• 05/01 • 05/08
• 05/15 • 05/22
• 05/29 • 06/05
• 06/12 • 06/19
• 06/26 • #10 TBD


Ages 7–10:

Early sessions will focus on skills-based training, including ball touch and foot skills, with small-sided games. Later sessions will focus on small-sided games with some foot skills activities.

Players rotate through several small-sided games with the help of trainers and volunteers. There are no formal teams. All players play the entire session.

Sessions: 10
Time: 9–10:00 a.m.
Dates:
• 05/01 • 05/08
• 05/15 • 05/22
• 05/29 • 06/05
• 06/12 • 06/19
• 06/26 • #10 TBD


Ages 11–16:

The first 10 minutes of every session begins with a warm-up – then players transition into a full game with referees.

Games are played on larger fields, with larger nets, and with more players on the field.

  • FIFA rules apply
  • No formal teams
  • To keep play balanced, trainers will divide players by age and ability

Sessions: 6
Time: 9:30–11:00 a.m.
Dates:
• 05/22 • 05/29
• 06/05 • 06/12
• 06/19 • 06/26


Grand Island Soccer Club is now accepting BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York wellness debit cards as a form of payment for our programs.
Simply use your BlueCross BlueShield wellness debit card during check-out and your payment will automatically deduct from your benefit balance.
Click here to learn more about BlueCross BlueShield’s wellness debit card benefit.