2016 January Newsletter
Registration for the 2016 Spring Recreation Soccer Season continues.
Avoid the late fee, register BEFORE February 1st, and guarantee your young soccer player a spot this Spring.
The Spring season is fast approaching, please review the key dates to the right.
Help spread the word, please pass along our 2016 Spring Flyer found HERE.
|2016 SPRING REC SEASON...|
|Thursday, January 28, 2016||Pre-season REC Parent Meeting|
|Monday, February 1, 2016||LATE Registration begins|
|Monday, February 1, 2016||Pre-season U5- U10 REC Practices begin|
|Saturday, February 6 or 13||Spring Kick-off Event... SoccerFEST|
|Wednesday, February 17||REC SKILLS CLUB begin^|
|Thursday, February 18||REC Coaches Meeting|
|February 19- 21 weekend||E Coaching Course^|
|February 26- 28 weekend||D Coaching Course^|
|Monday, February 22||REC Practices begin|
|Saturday, March 1||REC Games begin|
|Wednesday, March 16||TOPSoccer begins|
|Saturday, March 26||Easter Bunny Cup|
|April 2- 3 weekend||Silent Sideline Weekend|
|April 30- May 1||TSSA Friendship Cup (REC Tournament)^|
|May 14- 15 weekend||Last REC Game date|
|May 21- 22 weekend||REC Soccer Rain Make-up date|
|^ Additional registration required.
Dates subject to change.
This meeting is for parents new to the Legends REC Soccer programs and for potential coaches.
6:15 PM, Thursday, January 28, 2016
7710 Poplar Avenue
Exeter Villages Shopping Center
Germantown, TN 38138
We will discuss plans for the upcoming season, Preseason training sessions, Uniforms & Equipment, Expectations Schedules, Communication, Coaching Instruction & Courses, Program options, Parent volunteer positions, etc.
LEGENDS SKILLS CLUB
The Legends REC Soccer Skills Club is designed to develop young soccer players through their formative years and to give them all of the ingredients they need to succeed in the game at the highest level. Players from an early age need to acquire the technical ability to master the ball and be proficient with both sides of their body.
The primary focus of the Skills Club is BALL MASTERY and FUN!
2016 SPRING REC SKILLS SESSIONS
Wednesday, February 17, 6:00- 7:00 PM
All dates are subject to change. Additional training sessions may be added.
Primarily for the U7 thru U10 REC player, the Legends Skills Club is for the player who wants to challenge themselves to reach the next level... with goal of playing at the High School, ODP or higher level.
Can my child play recreational soccer and Skills Club at the same time?
Yes! As a matter of fact, the Skills Club is designed to supplement the recreational soccer experience, not replace it.
What is the cost of the Legends Skills Club?
The cost is $75.00.
The Legends Skills Club includes training sessions and a Legends Skills Club training top.
When and where is the REC Soccer Skills Club held?
All Legends REC Soccer Skills Club Training Sessions will be held at the Cloyes Soccer Park, unless otherwise stated on the Skills Club Training Schedule page.
TOPSoccer (The Outreach Program for Soccer) is a community-based soccer program designed to meet the needs of athletes with physical, developmental, and or intellectual disabilities.
2016 SPRING TOPSoccer DATES
All dates are subject to change. Please visit website for the most up to date schedule.
Player participation and development are key elements of the program. TOPSoccer is designed to improve the overall fitness, self-esteem and social skills of your athlete.
In short, TOPSoccer takes individuals from the sidelines to participating in the game.
All sessions are at the Cloyes Soccer Park on Wednesday nights (6:00-7:00 PM) during the Spring season.
Participation is FREE….. register online today.
PLAYER OF THE MONTH NOMINATIONSDo you know someone who should be recognized for their achievements? We are looking for a Player, Coach or Volunteer to recognize each month. If you have someone you would like to nominate, please send an email to INFO@GermantownLegends.com requesting the nomination form or CLICK HERE to access the form online.
Registration for the USSF E and USSF D Coaching Courses to be held in Germantown, TN in February 2016 have begun online.
|February 19- 21, 2016||USSF E COACHING COURSE|
|February 26- 28, 2016||USSF D COACHING COURSE|
Classroom sessions will be held at Houston High School; while field sessions will be held on Germantown soccer fields.
Minimum age to take the E Course - 16.
For more information or to register, visit www.TNSoccer.org.
The Germantown Legends Soccer program will host the 2016 Spring Tennessee State Soccer Association (TSSA) Friendship Cup in Germantown, TN. This event is formerly known Kohl’s Cup. The tournament dates will be Saturday, April 30- Sunday, May 1, 2015.
Tennessee Soccer will provide a family fun atmosphere for the newly named Friendship Cup. We will have inflatables, giveaways and music on Saturday, April 30, 2016. Games will be held at both the Cloyes Soccer Park and the Germantown Soccerplex.
The Friendship Cup is open to all Division 4 registered Recreational teams registered with TSSA.
More information will be available on the Tennessee State Soccer Association website.
LEGENDS COMPETITIVE SOCCER
While the 2015- 2016 team tryouts have been held, we do have a limited openings on a few of our competitive teams. If you are interested in joining the Legends, please contact us.
The Germantown Legends are always looking for dedicated athletes to add to our roster of talented players. If a player will miss or has missed a scheduled tryout, please contact us.
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