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youth soccer • Ages 7–14 The park district Youth Juniors Soccer League relies on volunteer coaches for team in grades 2– 4. We value the time and commitment that you provide for our program and community. As a volunteer coach, we will provide you with tools to help you feel comfortable coaching whether you’re a first time coach or a coach with some prior experience. A few more reasons for becoming a volunteer coach include: • Free Coaches Clinic, hosted by Switching The Field. • Free CPR/AED class. Valid for 2 years. • Online resources, for drills and games. • Concussion Course Certification. • Park District benefits for you and your family including discounted soccer registration, 50% off a family pool pass. If you are interested in coaching, please send an email listing any experience you may have, and including your phone number, to: Chris Poole, Athletic Supervisor, at chris.poole@DPParks.org, by March 12. Coaches must submit to a criminal background check. Junior Warriors Soccer Club Boys and Girls Ages 7–14 A year round program that competes in the Northern Illinois Soccer League, indoor league and various tournaments. This club emphasizes player and team development through high quality coaching. Our training sessions are carefully designed with an emphasis on soccer fundamentals conveyed with clarity. We are dedicated to providing our participants with a fun, high-quality soccer experience that encourages sportsmanship and the love of the game through the development of player skills, coach mentorship, and team mentality. For more information: Please contact Eliades Hernandez at warriorsoccer2013@gmail.com, or visit www.jrwarriorssc.com. Mandatory Coaches Meeting & Clinic Thursday, March 14, 6:00p Prairie Lakes Community Center r eferee’s c orner Youth indoor futsal league Ages 7–12 10-week season. Register as a team and compete against teams from Des Plaines and surrounding communities, in this indoor soccer arena. Regular season will be weeks 1– 8. Weeks 9 and 10, will be playoffs for all divisions. All matches will be directed by a certified referee. Teams will receive a complimentary league shirt at the start of the season. All teams must have matching uniforms with numbers. Gym shoes or turf shoes only, during play. U8 & U9 divisions will play 5v5, and can have a max of 10 players on their roster. U10 – U13 divisions will play 7v7, and can have a max of 14 players on their roster. Team trophies will be awarded to 1st and 2nd place winners in each division. For more information visit www.dpparks.org/futsal. Min/Max: 4/6 (per division) Junior Warriors Soccer Club, and Park District Staff Prairie Lakes, Full Gym 10 weeks Sundays, 8:30a–6:00p 1/6 –3/17* *No games 2/3 League Fee: $600 per team Divisions Registration Code U8 #449011-1 www.DPParks.org U9 #449011-2 U10 #449011-3 U11 #449011-4 U12 #449011-5 U13 #449011-6 If you are interested in becoming certified as a United States Soccer Federation official, please contact Chris Poole, Athletic Supervisor, at 847-391-5711. PLAY SOCCER! at the Des Plaines Park District 23