LOUISA FC – 2018 FALL NEWSLETTER


LOUISA FC – FALL NEWSLETTER

To All Louisa FC Parents & Footballers

The Fall Travel Season Kicks-Off on September 8th:Louisa FC participates in the (SCSL) Skyline Club Soccer League.  It is a sanctioned travel league of the Virginia Youth Soccer Association and conjunction with (SOCA) the Soccer Organization of the Charlottesville Area. Please use the link below to view the Fall travel schedules. 

Team/Divisions: 

U12-Coed: 9V9 BOYS DIVISION 2, U13-BOYS: 11V11 BOYS DIVISION 2, 

U16-BOYS: 11V11 BOYS DIVISION 1, U17-GIRLS: HS GIRLS DIVISION 2

https://www.socaspot.org/skyline/schedule/

 

Fall Practice Update:  With fewer daylight hours available, we are adjusting start times, days and possibly combining a few sessions to better suite our team’s. Parents, please understand the difficulties we face each & every season, in securing the field locations to facilitate our Club’s needs. By no means is this a simple task. This is a coordinated effort between LFC, the LCHS Athletics, LCMS Athletics, LCPR, as well as many other community programs all of whom are trying to utilize the same field locations at roughly the same time.  

 

The new practice schedule will begin on Monday Sept 3rd. 2018

Teams, Times & Location are as follows:

Monday @ LCMS Baseball Field

Tuesday @ LCMS Football Field

Wednesday @ LCMS Baseball Field

Thursday @ LCMS Football Field

   
   
Time Monday @ LCMS Baseball Field Tuesday @ LCMS Football Field Wednesday @ LCMS Baseball Field Thursday @ LCMS Football Field
6pm- 8pm U13-Boys U12-Coed U13-Boys U12-Coed
6pm-8pm U17-Girls U16-Boys U17-Girls U16-Boys

 

Note: The Tue. & Thur. schedule is subject to change once we begin to lose daylight.

 

Team Sweatshirt Order:

All new players will be required to purchase a blue LFC sweatshirt. Any returning player, parent or family member who may need a new sweatshirt can also take advantage of this discounted order.  There will be one bulk order placed to ensure everyone receives the best discounted prices. FYI…Normal sweatshirt cost w/ club logo, tax & shipping runs $50. By taking advantage of the bulk purchase, the discount price will be $35.00 per sweatshirt(bulk pricing is solely determined on the total quantity ordered) Note:Please submit your sweatshirt order (quantity & sizes) via email to Coach RJ. All sweatshirt $$$ must be received no later than Thursday Sept 6th

 

FSCI-Labor Day Tournament:

WHEN:September 1-2, 2018

LOCATION:  Patriot Park & Dixon Park 

* Some teams will be playing at both locations so be sure to map locations and plan accordingly*

FIELDS: http://events.gotsport.com/events/fields.aspx?EventID=64658&FieldID=

Please use the link provided to view field locations

GAMES: 3 games minimum for all teams (If teams advance in their bracket then additional game(s) will be played on Sunday)

AWARDS:Awards will be presented to all first place and second place teams 

REMINDER:All Players must arrive on time. You should be on the pitch, 1 hour prior to your first scheduled game. Please refer to your tournament check list and make sure shin guards, water bottles, & “both” kits are packed. 

SCHEDULES:http://events.gotsport.com/events/default.aspx?EventID=64658

Please be aware that the tournament schedules may change prior to this weekend’s matches. Use the link provided to view team schedules and tournament updates.

 

If you have any questions about this weekend’s tournament or the kickoff to our fall season, please don’t hesitate to ask.

 

THANK YOU

Louisa FC Coaches & Staff

 

Louisa FC – Payment, Practice, Tournament Information & Dates

Payments for the 2018-19 Are Now Being Accepted: 

$375 per player

Dues can be paid in 3 easy installments.

1st = $175.00, needs to be received before 5-31-18

2nd = $100.00, needs to be received before 6-15-18

3rd = $100.00, needs to be received before 6-30-18

Payments can be made online with pay-pal at www.lousiafc.com

*To Make payment, enter player name in the box on the right-hand side of the LFC webpage

  

Team Practices – Summer Schedule:

Team practices will officially begin on Tuesday June 5th. @ 6pm.

Practice times and locations are as follows: 

Monday @ LCMS Football Field

Tuesday @ LCMS Baseball Field

Thursday @ LCMS Baseball Field

 

Time Mon. Tues. Thursday.
6pm- 7:30pm U12-Coed U13-Boys U12-Coed & U13-Boys

w/ Goalie Training Session

7pm-8:30pm U15-Boys U16-Girls U15-Boys & U16-Girls

w/Goalie Training Session

Scheduled Tournaments for All Louisa FC Teams:

#1 AUGUST FRIENDLIES

WHEN:
Saturday August 4, 2018 
(Alternate Date: Sunday August 5, 2018) 
** All games on 1 day per age group.  
** Be Prepared to Play either Saturday or Sunday but not both 
** Schedule subject to change due to inclement weather
WHERE:
Spotsylvania County, VA, Fredericksburg, VA 
Primary Facilities: Patriot Park, Dixon Park, Chancellor Middle School, Battlefield Middle School, and other locations in Spotsylvania County

#2 FSCI LABOR DAY TOURNAMENT

WHEN:
September 1-2, 2018
WHERE:
Spotsylvania County, Virginia
Primary Facilities: Patriot Park and Dixon Park

 

LOUISA FC –TRAVEL SOCCER TRYOUTS

LOUISA FC –TRAVEL SOCCER TRYOUTS

The 2018-19 travel season tryouts are fast approaching and this spring the LFC coaching staff seek to add many talented & dedicated youth players to our club teams. If you’re an athlete between the ages of 10-17 and have the desire to be a committed soccer player, then come join us out on the pitch May 5th to showcase your skills.

TRYOUT SCHEDULE: Boys & Girls (U12-U18) Eligible Player Birthdates 01’-09’

SATURDAY, MAY 5th @ JOUETT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL from 2-6pm

*SUNDAY, MAY 6th @ JOUETT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL from 2-6pm

*NOTE: Sunday has been reserved in case of rain-out, or if additional time is required to complete player evaluations.

TRYOUT CRITERIA:

Participants Must Bring: cleats, shin guards and plenty of water to last the day.

These tryout sessions are designed to evaluate and determine which players possess the most skill, speed & understanding of the game. Players will also be graded on attitude towards teammates/coaches.

EVALUATION:

TECHNICAL: foot-skills, passing, receiving, juggling, dribbling & shooting

TACTICAL: decision making, knowledge of the game

PHYSICAL: speed, agility, strength, endurance

MENTAL: attitude, effort, & coachability

At the conclusion of tryouts all player evaluations will be reviewed and graded. Those players selected to participate with LFC will be notified promptly by the Coaches & Staff.

Please be prepared for a challenging and fun tryout weekend. We strongly urge every participant to arrive on time, have a positive attitude and be ready to get kicking!

If you have any questions regarding our soccer program or upcoming tryouts, please contact

Coach-RJ Harding (540) 661-9356, louisafcsoccer@gmail.com