FALL 2016 GYSL SOCCER SIGN UPS The Gridley Recreation Department will be accepting GYSL soccer sign ups for the fall 2016 league on the following dates: Saturday, June 6th 10am-12pm Saturday, June 13th 10 am-12pm At the Gridley Recreation Department at 194 Washington Street (in Vierra Park) *After these dates registration will be taken at the Gridley Recreation Department (Monday-Friday 9am-3pm) 194 Washington Street (in Vierra Park) Or City Hall (Monday-Friday 8am-5pm) 685 Kentucky Street CHECK OUT OUR NEW INCENTIVE: Any parent who volunteers to coach their child’s team gets half off the registration price!
FEES: $75.00 -for your first child. $70.00 for any additional children. After July 31st the fee will be $100.00 per child. Absolutely no registration will be accepted after August 7th, when teams have been assigned.
ELGIBILTY: The league is open to any children in the following age groups. U-5 (ages 4 and 5) Born by July 31, 20011-2012 U-7 (ages 6 and 7) Born by July 31, 2009-2010 U-9 (ages 8 and 9) Born by July 31, 2007-2008 U-12 (ages 10, 11 and 12) Born by July 31, 2004-2006
TEAMS: Teams are put together by random draw. To accommodate the 350 plus children, the Gridley Recreation will not honor any requests for certain coaches or children to be place with other children. The Gridley Recreation Department will STRICKLY ENFORCE this policy.
UNIFORMS: Each child will receive a jersey. Each child will be required to have plain black shorts. Children can play in soccer cleats or tennis shoes. Football cleats are not allowed! GAMES: Games are Saturday mornings starting September 10th, 2016 and ending October 29th , 2016. Location is Sycamore School.
COACHES: Parents, Friends, and Family members are encouraged to volunteer to coach in the GYSL soccer league. Several coaches are needed. Experience is not required but helpful. If interested in coaching, please contact the Recreation Department at 846-3264.
REFEREES: The U-8 and U-12 will have referees. Referees are needed for the league. Referees earn $15.00 per game. If interested in refereeing, please contact the Recreation Department at 846-3264. All referees will be required to attend a USA Licensed class. *We are asking any parents who have any outgrown soccer cleats to donate them to the Gridley Recreation Department’s cleat swap program. Any donated cleats will be offered for players who need or can not afford soccer cleats. For more information, please call the Gridley Recreation Department at 846-3264.