1) To provide an opportunity for the youth of Southbury to play soccer. Everyone who wishes to play may do so, and it is the goal of the program to provide each player with the opportunity to play at his or her competitive level.2) To expand the educat
Pomperaug Soccer Club uses an Academy format for U13/U14 in which players from these age levels play together. Teams are formed based on ability level.
The club has separate boys and girls teams, with teams entered in either A or B brackets (varying with registrations). Travel teams play the Northwest or Southwest District. Play is 11 vs. 11 on a full size field with full size goals. Games are 40 minute halves with a size 5 ball. Practice is generally twice a week with games on Saturdays for B bracket or Sundays for A Bracket.
U13-U14: The primary coach will be an Everson professional coach who will run 2 practices a week as well as manage the games. However, we still require a Parent Team Manager to coordinate communications, logistics, and working with the opposing teams on scheduling.
At the Academy level, emphasize adult standards and formal rules, with focus on these areas: