U5 / U6 Academy Developmental Program



League Format: 

1.   These age groups will have Three 5 week seasons for the Fall 2014-15 season.

      1st session is Sept. 4th through Oct 2nd (rain date 10/9)- REGISTRATION FOR SESSION I ends 8/23/14

      2nd session is Oct. 16th through Nov. 13th (rain date 11/20)  - REGISTRATION FOR SESSION II ends 10/04/14

Players will then have the holiday season off from soccer to participate in holiday activities.

      3rd session is Jan. 8th through Feb 5th (rain date 2/12) - REGISTRATION FOR SESSION III ends 12/27/14


Practice & Game Format:

1.  30 mins Technical Training with St. Pete Raiders Training Staff.

2.   Game play will be Open Soccer 3v3 immediately following training session.

2.   No player goal kicks, corner kicks, throw-ins. The game is restarted with the Facilitator rolling in a new ball for play once a ball has gone out-of-bounds.

3.   Games played 3 - 6 minute periods with 2-3 minute break period. No Referees

4.   U6 - Thursday 6pm-7pm on the East Field (behind the tennis courts) -


Team Formation: 

1.   No assigned teams in these age groups. All players will practice and play together on their assigned day.