Recreation League

The Recreation league offers an opportunity for young players to build friendships, develop community and build a passion for the game through friendly competition.  The program is managed by our professional soccer staff with years of experience in youth development, however all teams are coached by parent volunteers. We offer guidance to volunteer coaches to support a positive learning environment.

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FAQs

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We offer our Recreation league in the fall (early Sept. – early Dec) and the winter (early Jan. – early March) for 10 weeks.

  • Uniform
  • Soccer ball with air (size 3 if your child is 8 or under, size 4 if your child is 12 or under, size 5 if your child is 13 or over)
  • Water
  • Shin guards
  • Sneakers

In the fall we provide a team jersey, shorts and socks. In the winter we provide a team jersey. You will receive the 2nd week once teams are finalized. 

Recreation League  Emphasizes skill development, team play and sportsmanship through small-sided games in a positive and supportive environment. The Recreation League is coached by volunteer parents with an emphasis on fun and learning. 


Classes  Taught by professional coaches, our classes provide a gateway for the dedicated recreational player to our more competitive programs. Advanced classes are also offered for the more skilled players for supplemental training

Yes, you can drop your child off. The majority of parents stay during the games.

The Recreation League does not have weekly practices.  Games are on the weekend with a warm-up/practice session prior to the game.

You will be put on a team before the second session. The first session your child will be assessed to make sure the teams will be even for the rest of the season. You will also be given a more detailed scheduled once your child is put on a team

In the fall, each game is one hour, however we provide a 30 minute time slot for warm-up/skills session before each game.

In the winter, due to space constraints, sessions will be one hour in duration (10 min warm-up, 50 min game).

The season runs for 10 weeks. 

No. We don’t allow entire teams to join. Everyone on the team is welcome to register, but you may not join as a team. We will assess everyone during week 1 and make evenly balanced teams for the remainder of the season. 

DUSC will strive to honor player requests wherever possible but cannot guarantee that all requests can be made. Our aim is to create evenly balanced teams and allow players to continue current relationships and develop new friendships. Please note that we cannot guarantee all requests, otherwise we risk diluting the competitiveness and enjoyment for all involved. Requests should be made at registration (on-line).

Yes, you can bring a group of friends and form a team! (Maximum: 10 per team). You can also make requests to be on the same team as friends. 

Questions?  Contact us at info@dusc.net

We will play in the rain wherever possible, however, if the rain is torrential we will cancel. In addition, if rain is combined with low temperatures, we will cancel the session (especially for our younger players). Should we experience thunder or lightning we will cancel the session.