Updated Age Chart for 2013 - 2014 Soccer Year

Divisions

Born After Born Before Gender
U5 8/1/2009 7/31/2010 Coed
U6 8/1/2008 7/31/2009 Coed
U8 8/1/2006 7/31/2008 Boys/Girls
U10 8/1/2004 7/31/2006 Boys/Girls
U12 8/1/2002 7/31/2004 Boys/Girls
U14 8/1/2000 7/31/2002 Boys/Girls
U19 8/1/1995 7/31/2000 Boys/Girls

To play in the 2013 WYSA Fall Outdoor Season, players must be 4 years old by July 31, 2014.

Chart updated August 1, 2013


WYSA Outdoor Recreational Soccer Program follows FIFA Laws of the Game with modifications in each division to promote player development.

Division Age Range # of Players Game Duration Ball Goalies Referee Skill Focus
U5 3 & 4
3 v 3

30 min practice followed by 20 min game

#3 no keeper coach see USSF chart
U6 5
3 v 3 2x20 min halves #3 no keeper coach see USSF chart
U8 6 & 7
7 v 7 2x20 min halves #3 yes one see USSF chart
U10 8 & 9 9 v 9 2x25 min halves #4 yes no offsides see USSF chart
U12 10 & 11 9 v 9 2x30 min halves #4 yes offsides see USSF chart
U14 12 & 13 11 v 11 2x35 min halves #5 yes FIFA see USSF chart
U19 14 - 18 11 v 11 2x40 min halves #5 yes FIFA see USSF chart




This chart is only a brief overview of the WYSA technical policy - Updated May 18, 2011.

 
USSF - United States Soccer Federation - Player Development Curriculum

WYSA will be following the

USSF - United States Soccer Federation's

Player Development Curriculum

for the Competitive Program and adapting the curriculum for use in our Recreational Program.

Please visit www.ussoccer.org - "coaches" page to view or download.