U6 - First Grade
Saturday 5v5 games (no goalies) are played at Steven’s Field (in front of the Donaghue School) each Saturday at 9:00 am.
The fall season starts in September and the spring season starts in April. This is typically an 8 week Program.
Saturday games days feature hour-long session practice/game opportunities. Typically, the players are given 1/2 hour for age-appropriate practice activities and 1/2 hour for a short field games. These sessions are meant to teach basic ball skills and sportsmanship.
Uniforms & Equipment
ALL children participating in the Merrimac Soccer Club program must have the following basic equipment in order to participate in practices and games:
Shin pads (must fit properly)
Soccer Socks (to fit over shin pads)
Soccer rubber cleats (not metal)
These items can by purchased at most local sporting goods stores such as The Soccer Shoppe in Georgetown or Dick’s Sporting Goods.