The Y is very excited to continue the legacy of REC SPORTS in Urbana. We look forward to offering a great experience for the youth in our community in our 3rd year outdoors.
Practices and games have been pushed to Aug. 31st and Sept. 14th respectively. We are looking forward to a great season!
LEAGUE-WIDE SCHEDULE (changes will be made as rain-outs occur)
LInks above will be re-activated as the 2020 Season approaches.
Game nights for all age groups will be focused on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursdays. Saturdays will only be scheduled as make-ups are necessary. Teams will typically play 2 games per week. U6 age division will not have an end of season tournament and will finish by Oct. 10th. U9 and U13 divisions will have a tournament to conclude on or before Oct. 17th and could include a double header game to finish. Covid-19 guidelines will be released as we approach the season AND WILL BE FOLLOWED!
Any questions, please contact Youth Sports - Greg Hower at email@example.com
FIRST PRACTICES WILL BEGIN ON: March 14th for all teams, and 17th or 19th
FIRST GAMES WILL BE PLAYED ON: March 21st
PICTURE DAY - Tentatively set for March 21st
All teams will be co-ed and players will be split evenly according to age. Player substitution sheets will be used in order to keep like-skilled players on the field at the same time.
*Final game of the season will be played outdoors at Urbana University in late April;
awards will be handed out after each game at the Grimes Center during Healthy Kids Day!*
Registration: Jan 5 - Feb 3
Session: Feb 11 - Mar 7
3&4 YRS OLDS: Starting on Tuesday, Feb. 11th, we will be focusing on FUNdamentals of soccer: footwork, handling, dribbling, shooting, and passing.We will keep the focus on fun and learning and pepper each practice with life lessons such as listening, sharing and team-work. This “Little Dribblers” league will not be having actual games, but many opportunities to get your little ones comfortable with sports. Practices will be held:
Tuesdays 5-5:50 PM
Saturdays 10-10:50 AM
Players are encouraged to do as many practice sessions as they'd like, but are not required to do all. Volunteer parent coaches are definitely still needed and will be assisting!
5&6 YRS OLDS: Starting on Tuesday, Feb. 11th or Thursday, Feb. 13th, players will practice with their own team on Tuesdays at 6:00 PM or Thursdays at 5:00 PM or 6:00 PM. Games will be Saturday mornings starting Feb. 15th at 9:00 AM, 11:00 AM, or Noon.
PLEASE EMAIL ANY QUESTIONS TO YMCA@CTCN.NET