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CYS Soccer

CYS FALL 2022 SOCCER EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION NOW AVAILABLE !

St. Paul Catholic Church is participating in the 2022 Fall Catholic Youth Sports (CYS) Catholic Cup for soccer as part of the mutally shared vision of the Diocese of St. Petersburg's Courageously Living the Gospel! Registration began on June 1, 2022.  The league will begin play on August 27, 2022. 

 


DETAILS

Below are details regarding participation in the CYS Soccer League:

  • Participants will range from ages of 3 to 18, male and female
  • Six divisions will be available for registration:  U4, U6, U8, U10, U13 and U18
  • Game format 4v4 (four players versus four players)
  • Games will be 40 minutes in length, running time (two, 20-minute halves) for U4 through U13 Divisions
  • Games will be 50 minutes in length, running time (two, 25-minute halves) for U18 Divison
  • No previous soccer experience is necessary
  • Mandatory substitutions will be held every five (5) minutes to ensure all team members have an equal opportunity to participate
  • The Fall 2022 season will begin on Saturday, August 27, 2022 and end on November 12, 2022 (first practice and first game)
  • The first eight games of the Fall 2022 Season will be played at the St. Paul Soccer Complex located on the campus of St. Paul Catholic Church, 12708 North Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33618
  • The first date of games will be Saturday, August 27, 2022
  • The final four games of the season, known as the "Catholic Cup" will be played at Our Lady of the Rosary Soccer Complex, located at 2348 Collier Pkwy, Land O' Lakes, FL 34639
  • The "Catholic Cup" will start on October 23, 2022
  • All players must wear shin guards (mandatory) [*Note: Shin guards can be purchased at Wal-Mart, Target, Dick's, other sporting good stores or online at Amazon]
  • Soccer style cleated shoes (no metal) are highly recommended for play
  • Players must not wear any jewelry including but not limited to:  watches, necklaces, earrings, etc.)
  • Players should wear the shorts that are issued with their apparel kit; however, if those shorts do not fit or if the proper size did not come in, black, substitute shorts must be pocketless
  • U13 and U18 teams will play 4v4 on a field approximately 30 yards x 40 yards (no goalie)
  • U6 and U8 teams will play 4v4 on a field approximately 20 yards x 30 yards (no goalie)
  • Teams practice on Saturday mornings before their Saturday game time
  • U8, U10, U13 and U18 teams will practice one hour before game time
  • U4 and U6 teams will practice 30 minutes before game time
  • Players are to report to the soccer field by the start of their practice time
  • When you register, you will be asked to link an email account to the family account (Please be advised that e-mail is the primary source of communication between the league, our church and your family). 

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

  • Early bird registration began on June 1, 2022, and will continue through July 23, 2022
  • Early bird registration fees will be $110 for the first child, $110 for a family's second child, and $100 for each additonal child after the second child
  • A mandatory $3 processsing fee will be added for each child registered
  • Credit or debit cards must be used to pay for the registration fees online
  • As part of the registration fees, each player receives a complete kit (CYS jersey, shorts, and socks)
  • Players that register during the Early Bird Registration Period will receive their complete kit prior to the start of the season
  • Regular registration begins on July 24, 2022
  • Regular registration fees will be $150 per child (no discounts for 3 or more children in a family)
  • A mandatory $3 processing fee will be added for each child registered
  • Players that register after the Early Bird Registration Period are not guaranteed a complete kit before the start of the season


COACHES

Coaches will be needed for each team from U4 to U18.  Coaches will need to commit to all games and practices.  All coaches must complete a Level II FBI background screening and complete Safe Environment Training.  Previous coaching experience and/or playing experience is preferred.  

If you are interested in volunteering as a coach for the CYS Fall 2022 Season, please CLICK HERE


REFEREES

Volunteer referees are needed at all games. All referees 18 years of age and older must complete a Level II FBI background screening and complete Safe Environment Training. Referees under the age of 18 will not need to complete a background screening.  We will offer training sessions prior to the start and during the season.  Previous referee experience is preferred, but not required.  

If you are interested in volunteering as a referee for the CYS Fall 2022 Season, please CLICK HERE


IMPORTANT DATES FOR THE CYS FALL 2022 SOCCER LEAGUE

  • June 1, 2022:  Early Bird Registration begins
  • July 23, 2022:  Early Bird Registration ends
  • July 24, 2022:  Regular Registration begins 
  • August 27, 2022:  First practice and game at the St. Paul Catholic Soccer Complex 
  • October 22, 2022:  First Round of Catholic Cup Games at Our Lady of the Rosary Soccer Complex
  • October 29, 2022:  Second Round of Catholic Cup Games at Our Lady of the Rosary Soccer Complex
  • November 5, 2022:  Third Round of Catholic Cup Games at Our Lady of the Rosary Soccer Complex
  • November 12, 2022:  Fourth  and Final Round of Catholic Cup Games (Catholic Cup Finals) and Closing Ceremony at Our Lady of the Rosary Soccer Complex

   If you have any questions, please send an email to:  soccer@stpaulchurch.com

 

 


 


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Please send an email to:  soccer@stpaulchurch.com

 

 

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