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FAQ - U34

U34 Soccer

What's the game schedule like for Boys / Girls? Day & time?

  • Girls U34 - Sat 9am
  • Boys U34 - Sat 10:15am

Where is the "Home field?" 

  • Home Field is either at the field on Rockland Avenue or the soccer field in front of the High School.

How much "travel" is involved?

  • 4 home games
  • 4 away games, most are within 30 minutes of Maynard, but there are the outliers like Tyngsboro and Townsend-Ashby

When will the Fall/Spring seasons start?

  • Fall season typically starts the Saturday after Labor Day
  • Spring Seasons start 1st or 2nd Saturday in April
  • Your child’s coach will notify you of the exact start date

How long is the season? Any pauses for holidays?

  • The season is 8 games.
  • Fall season typically does not have games on Columbus Day weekend.
  • Spring season typically does not have games on Memorial Day weekend. 

What does a typical practice schedule look like?

  • Most teams have one evening practice a week, typically an hour long (commonly in the time range of 5-7pm, with times potentially varying based on daylight.  
  • The day of the week of the practice is selected by the coach based on field availability and their schedule.
  • We typically bring in professional coaches for a second, one-hour practice that is commonly held on Friday afternoon.

How many per side?

  • 7v7 for U34 (6 field players + a goalie).

How long are the games & how are they divided, i.e.: halves? quarters?

  • The games are 2- 30 minute halves with a five minute half time (Coach may also request a very quick water break in middle of the halves on hot days)

Soccer Ball Size?

·       Size 4 (all kids need their own ball for practice).