SCVAA Soccer Frequently Asked Questions

Grade Student is Starting in the Fall of 2017

Kindergarten &

1st Grade

2nd &

3rd Grade

4th &

5th Grade

6th, 7th &

8th Grade

Divisions

Separate

Boys & Girls

Separate
Boys & Girls
Separate
Boys & Girls
Separate
Boys & Girls
Practices

Thursday &

Saturday

1x per week, 60 minutes

coaches choice of night

Game Days

Thursday &

Saturday

Monday (Girls)

Tuesday (Boys)

Saturday (Both)

Tuesday (Girls)

Thursday (Boys)

Saturday (Both)

Monday (Boys)

Tuesday (Girls)

Saturday (Both)

Ball Size 3 4 4 5
Roster Size 8-10 8-12 10-14 14-17
Officiated By Coaches Coaches Coaches 2 Referees
Game
Length

30 minute practice

30 minute game

40 minutes
(4 x 10 min)
48 minutes
(4 x 12 min)
60 minutes
(2 x 30 min)
Game
Format
6 v 6
(6 players,
no goalkeeper)
7 v 7 **
(6 players +
 1 goalkeeper)
9 v 9 **
(6 players +
 1 goalkeeper)
11 v 11
(10 players +
1 goalkeeper)

Required Equipment: Shin Guards 

Recommended Equipment: Appropriate size soccer ball (see above for size by division), Cleats with plastic spikes, Tall socks

Equipment Provided by SCVAA: Team jersey, Coaches Equipment, Nets