Arizona Soccer Club

GRP News & Announcements

Fall 2015 Grassroots Recreational Soccer Season

Helpful Information and Important Dates:

Fall Picture Day – 

Chandler - Saturday September 19th
Gilbert
- Saturday September 26th

Location:
Chandler - TBD
Gilbert - The grass area between the public restrooms and basketball courts.

Picture Packet:
 Coming Soon

Please read through these simple steps to help make picture day a success.
1)      Photo Time:  Please have your players arrive one (1) hour prior to your game time.
2)      Picture Packet:  Coaches have been given picture packets for their team(s) and will distribute them at the team practice prior to Saturday’s picture day.
                                PARENTS:  Please COMPLETE (form completed & payment enclosed) a picture packet for your child prior to arriving
                                COACHES: If a child is not in attendance; please complete a picture packet form for that child so that they receive a team picture.  If a picture packet is not completed the player will not receive a team picture.
3)      Team Instructions:  Please line up your players from tallest to shortest.
4)      COACHES:  Coaches you will receive one (1) picture with your child.  Please remember to have your picture taken.
5)      Remind parents to stay away from behind the photography area, so that they don't they end up in the back of your photos.
6)      Families are not permitted to take photos of the players having their photos taken.

Make Up Picture Day
 
– Gilbert & Chandler
- Date:  Saturday October 17th
- Time:  TBD  
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- Photo Location:  See Picture Day location above

Bye-Week – NO GAMES Gilbert & Chandler
Saturday October 10th

Free Player Clinics - Each clinic is a great way for your player(s) to learn new skills, techniques and receive valuable instructions from the AZSC Thunder Pro-coaching staff.  We suggest to our coaches to use the clinic as your team's practice for the week.  Coaches are highly encouraged to attend the clinic and offer their assistance to the Thunder Pro-coaching staff, as extra coaches training during the season.  All coaches who do help out will receive a free coach’s tee shirt!  

Each player & coach should come prepared to practice for the 1 1/2 hr. training and bring with them a soccer ball, cleats, comfortable athletic clothing and water.

·         U4 – U8 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
·         U9 – U14 6:45 pm – 7:45 pm

Chandler:
- TBD @ Pima Park
- TBD @ Pima Park

Gilbert:
- TBD @ Discovery Park 
- TBD @ Discovery Park

Coaches Continuing Education - Coach Clinic - Coaches receive a FREE coaches tee shirt for participating in the clinic.  Additional Coaching Education:  Please attend a FREE Player Clinic during the season for extra coach training with our Thunder Pro-Coaches, see dates above for Player Clinics.

When: Tuesday August 25th
Location: AZSC Office & Crossroads Park
Times:

First Session - 
U4 - U8 Age Brackets - Training Clinic              6:00 pm - 7:30 pm @ Crossroads park
                           U9 - U14 Age Brackets - Coaches Meeting       6:00 pm - 7:15 pm @ AZSC Office

Second Session - U9 - U14 Age Brackets - Training Clinic        7:30 pm - 9:00 pm @ Crossroads park
                             U4 - U8 Age Brackets - Coaches Meeting       7:45 pm - 9:00 pm @ AZSC Office

Picture & Trophy/Medal Distribution - All coaches will be emailed closer to the end of the season regarding pick dates & field distribution.

Additional Game Day Resources and Field Layout/Map

Fall 2015 GRP Registration Open Now for Gilbert and Chandler!