Youth soccer is a co-ed sports program for boys and girls ages 6-12 years old. This class helps children develop fundamental skills and incorporates teamwork through instructional play. Whether it’s gaining the confidence that comes from learning to play or building the positive relationships that lead to good sportsmanship and teamwork, participation in sports at the Y is focused on youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. In addition, participants will learn the rules of the game and engage in team play while having fun. Interested in a higher level skills and games program? Register for the indoor soccer travel league.

Locations

Suburban Youth Soccer Locations
Bay View – 1209 Bay Road (Webster)
Eastside –1835 Fairport Nine Mile Point Road (Penfield)
Northwest – 730 Long Pond Road (Greece)
Southeast – 111 E. Jefferson Road (Pittsford)
Westside – 920 Elmgrove Road (Gates)

Rochester City Youth Soccer Locations
Carlson Metrocenter – 444 East Main Street
Maplewood – 25 Driving Park Avenue
Monroe – 797 Monroe Avenue

Program

Youth soccer meets once a week for 60-90 minutes of instruction and games. Youth soccer is offered for 7-10 week sessions throughout the school year. Length of session varies by Y location.

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Indoor Soccer

We will work on ball control, passing, shooting and defense in the gym. Scrimmages and small sided games will be played to reinforce these skills..

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Indoor Travel Futsal Soccer

The youth futsal soccer travel league is designed to provide children with opportunities to engage in competitive games with advanced competition to cultivate team work, sportsmanship, and positive values. The program principle is to highlight winning and losing as a teachable moment on and off the field. Coaches/volunteers create a learning environment through positive relationships that focus on youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility

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Outdoor Soccer

Youth Soccer is designed to provide children with the opportunity to engage in a pre-competitive, instructional games program that teaches the basic soccer skills of ball control, goal keeping, shooting, defensive and offensive skills, and the rules and strategies of soccer.

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Youth Soccer Skills

This comprehensive program incorporates skill instruction, basic fundamental and technical information, and safety awareness.

Focus

Youth Soccer is designed to provide children with the opportunity to engage in a pre-competitive, instructional games program that teaches the basic soccer skills of ball control, goal keeping, shooting, defensive and offensive skills, and the rules and strategies of soccer.

Youth Soccer Sessions and Registration Dates

All programs follow the school year calendar.

All programs follow the school year calendar.

Fall I (September-November)

Fall II (November-December)

Winter (January-February)

Spring I (February-April)

Spring II (April-June)

Registration and start dates vary by branch. Please contact us for more information.

A Program Membership provides an alternative to facility membership for those who wish to enroll in only selected classes/programs. It does not include fitness or aquatics facility privileges. To learn more about how your family can have full access to the YMCA, save on programs, and receive the benefits of a Y membership, click here.