Grade 3 Spring Team registration deadline is Feb. 10, 2017. Late fee of $25 is applied after the deadline.
Refund Policy for Grade 3: Full refund up to Feb. 10, 2017, 50% refund Feb 11 - March 20, 2017, No refund after March 20, 2017.
Players who register by the deadline will be placed on teams. Space can not guaranteed if you sign up after these dates and a $25 late fee per child will be assessed after these deadlines. Teams will be formed in early March and you will be notified of your team at that time. A player must be registered in order to be placed on a team. Players must live in Wellesley or attend school in Wellesley.
WHEN: Spring season runs for 7 weeks, with no soccer on Memorial Day weekend. 4/29, 5/6, 5/13, 5/20, 6/3, 6/10, 6/17 with a season ending 3rd Grade Jamboree on 6/17. Grade 3 Girls play Saturday morning at 10:30am. Grade 3 Boys play Saturday afternoon at 3 p.m. There is 1 additional practice during the week for grade 3.
Grade 3 Spring Team registration fee $175
Registration Fee payment is by credit card only, Late fee after deadline is $25. If you have financial need, scholarships are available. Please email with reason for scholarship request and select Fee Waiver Request.
WHAT you need : All players will be given an MLS uniform jersey by their coach. Shin pads and cleats are required. Players should bring a size 4 ball to practice. Note: Earrings are not allowed during games, even if taped. They will need to be removed to play.
WHERE: All teams play in in-town league. 3rd grade games are at Sprague field complex. Players will receive team assignment via email in mid-March but will get schedule, field assignments and practice schedule from coaches.
VOLUNTEER COACHES: Parents can sign up to volunteer as a head or assistant coach when you register your child. If you would like to sign up after your registration was done, please log back into your family registration account to 'volunteer' next to your child's registration and email the Age group coordinator. Lesson plans are provided.
AGE GROUP COORDINATORS - click here
TEAM PLACEMENT: For spring grade 3, teams are picked in a round robin fashion by the coaches with the goal of making equally skilled teams. While they try to pick players to have school mates, it is not always possible. Requests can not be made to be placed with a specific friend or coach. Head and assistant coaches can make a request to be paired together.
EARRING SAFETY ALERT!
For safety reasons, EARRINGS and other jewelry cannot be worn during games. The referee will ask you to remove them before playing . If you are planning to get ears pierced, do it early in the summer so they can be removed at first game in Sept. or early in winter so they can be removed at first game in April. Referees will not allow taping of earrings - they must be removed in order to play.