Travel U9 & U10

Pomperaug Soccer Club has separate boys and girls teams, with teams entered in either A, B or C brackets (varying with registrations). All the teams travel to play teams in Northwest District towns. U9 and U10's play on a small field with small goals and goalkeepers. Games are 7v7 with 25 minute halves and a size 4 ball. Players are placed in a particular bracket for the upcoming Fall/Spring based on evaluations held each year in June. For all ages U9 and up, practice is generally twice a week. Games can be played on Saturdays or Sundays.

Technical areas:

  • Ball juggling
  • Positional responsibility overview
  • Receiving and controlling the ball
  • Players rotate different positions
  • Passing
  • Goal keeping skills
  • Shooting
  • Throw-in technique
  • Left and right foot ability
  • Stretching and cool-downs
  • Emphasize talking and movings
  • Enhanced Dribbling and Kicking