New Fall Recreational Soccer League!
Wednesday, August 31, 2011
RECREATIONAL LEAGUE LAUNCHED AT SPORTS CAMPUS
The Lakewood Ranch/Clearwater Chargers have announced the 2011 fall recreational soccer program. The program is for children ages 4-18.
For the 4- and 5-year-olds, teams will meet every Saturday morning, beginning Oct. 1, 2011 from 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. at the new Premier Soccer Campus fields. Athletes will play a variety of soccer skills development games for 40 minutes followed by an actual small-sided soccer game. The cost is $80 for this 10-week program.
For children ages 6 through 18, teams will train one night each week beginning the week of Sept. 19, 2011. The sessions will be conducted by a licensed trainer. Soccer skills will be taught and refined with an emphasis on shooting/finishing, midfield passing skills, defending and goalkeeping. These sessions will be held at the Premier Soccer Campus from 6 to 7:15 p.m.
Players will be placed on teams according to age and the teams will play against each other every Saturday morning at the Premier Sports Campus. These games will be designed to help the players use the skills they are acquiring at the weekly training sessions. The cost for this 10-week program is $135.
Families wishing to register for these programs should visit www.clearwaterchargers.com, click on the Lakewood Ranch Chargers tab on the left side, and find the online registration link.
The Premier Sports Campus at Lakewood Ranch is a multi-purpose facility that is home to 22 full-sized, mixed-use fields for soccer, lacrosse and other amateur sports, and features Celebration grass and underground irrigation. The complex is used for amateur and professional top-flight and world-class sporting tournaments, events, camps and clinics and is located in Lakewood Ranch – the 8,500-acre, award-winning master-planned community in Sarasota and Manatee counties on the West Coast of Florida. www.lakewoodranch.com