Last Updated: February 11, 2016 
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WELCOME TO THE 29TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON OF THE

FORT LEE SOCCER LEAGUE

Spring Outdoor In-Town Recreation League

  Great news! For the first time in Fort Lee Soccer history, a Spring Outdoor In-Town Recreation League will be established.  The Spring league is open to anyone who wants to participate between the ages of 4 and 14 years old.  Practices will take place on either a Monday, Wednesday or Friday between 6pm and 9pm (younger age groups practice at the earlier time) at the Fort Lee High School. Team practices will begin the week of March 28th with our first games played Saturday April 2nd.  The season will end Saturday June 4th.  Games will be played on Saturdays at the Fort Lee High School.  Practices and games will be managed by our professional ATSC trainers.

Please register promptly if you want your son or daughter to participate in the program.  Spring Registration has been extended to February 22nd.  A few spots remain... Do not be shut out of our inaugural Spring season play – Register On-Line today. 

Please reach out to Jonny @ jonny@advancedtotalsoccer.com should you have any questions or concerns

Rec Practice on Sunday Feb 14th is CANCELLED

Please be informed that ALL Rec Practices scheduled for this Sunday Feb 14th are CANCELLED due to a Fort Lee HS Wrestling Tournament

REC Indoor Soccer Game Schedule - Week 5

 

Saturday 13th February

 

East Side

West Side

12pm-12:50pm

Peewee Round Robin

1pm-1:50pm

Girls Round Robin

2pm-2:50pm

Villareal v Man City

Red Bulls v Gent

3pm-3:50pm

Hamburg v FC Porto

Wolfsburg v AC Milan

4pm-4:50pm

Tottenham v NYCFC

Barcelona v Arsenal

5pm-5:50pm

LA Galaxy v Parma

Glasgow Rangers v FC Braga

6pm-6:50pm

PSG v Watford

Montreal Impact v Zenit St.Petersburg

7pm-7:50pm

Lazio v Manchester United

Valencia v PSV Eindhoven

8pm-8:50pm

Real Madrid v Everton

Philadelphia Union v Genoa

Dates to Remember....

Notable dates:

Sunday January 24th:  Soccer Coliseum Travel Winter league Registration deadline

Monday February 1st: Soccer Coliseum Travel Winter League opening day

Sunday February 7th:  Superdome Travel Winter league Registration deadline

Feb - Mar 22nd:  Initial 2016-2017 Travel season try-outs Registration is open.  Try-outs are free and open to all players, girls and boys.  All players must register on-line in order to participate in 2016-2017 season try-outs

Monday February 8th: NCSA Spring Travel online registration closed

Thursday February 11th: NCSA Spring Travel Flighting will be announced

Thursday February 11th - 14th: NCSA Spring Travel Flighting appeals accepted

Saturday February 20th: Superdome Travel Winter League opening day

Sunday February 22th: NCSA Spring travel TBS requests due

Sunday February 22th:  Last day to register for Spring Rec League without late fees

Wednesday March 2nd:  NCSA Spring travel fields availability due 

Saturday March 12th: Final Rec Winter league regular season games played

Sunday March 13th: Final Rec Winter league practices held

Saturday March 19th: Superdome Travel Winter League final day of league play

Saturday March 19th: Soccer Coliseum Travel Winter League final day of league play

Saturday March 19th: Rec Winter league Playoffs - Division Champions declared across all divisions - except PW division

Sunday March 20th: 2016-2017 Initial Travel Tryouts held Day 1- open to all players girls and boys

Tuesday March 22nd: 2016-2017 Initial Travel tryouts held Day 2- open to all players girls and boys

Saturday April 2nd: Spring Rec league opening Day

Sunday April 3rd (approx):  2016-2017 Final Travel tryouts held - open to all players girls and boys

Sunday April 3rd NCSA Spring travel opening day

Saturday May 28th: Spring Rec league Final regular season games played

Saturday Jun 4th: Rec Spring league Playoffs: Division Champions declared across all divisions - except PW division

Saturday June 23rd: NCSA Spring travel final day for games to be played 

2016 - 2017 Travel Team Tryouts

  2016 - 2017 Travel Team Tryouts:  March 20th and March 22nd, 2016 in Fort Lee Community Center* - times to be determined.

Register on line to participate in team try outs for a chance to be a member of the 2016-2017 Fort Lee Soccer Travel league.  This years U13 team will be registered to play in advanced competition (EDP / and or MAPS) along with tournament play.  Try-out Registration is FREE and open to all children - Girls and Boys. Please be sure you click on "CheckOut" button on the last page of registration steps. Otherwise, registration will not be completed.

Travel U11 boys takes first place

Congrats to the U11 Boys for going undefeated and winning session 1 at the Armory

Seasonal FAQ's - Summer Camps, Indoor/Outdoor Rec, Travel

IN-TOWN RECREATION FALL OUTDOOR SEASON QUESTIONS

Q. How can I register my child for outdoor soccer?
A. For the convenience of our loyal families, registration for participants of the Fort Lee Soccer League will be conducted via online registration on
www.fortleesoccer.com. The beginning and ending date will be announced on our home page.  Outside town players are also welcomed.   

Q. Once I register, what equipment do I need to purchase?
A.· Outdoor soccer shoes (which are sold at almost every sporting goods stores).
   · Black shorts (that do not exceed the length of the players kneecap).
   · Soccer socks (preferably white, which should go up to the players kneecap).
   · Shin guards
   · A soccer ball to bring to practice

Q. What is the duration of the in-town outdoor season?
A. The season usually begins the second weekend in September and is played through approximately the third week in November.  Nine games will be played in total followed by a year-end tournament

Q. When are outdoor soccer practices held?
A. In most cases, the practices are held once a week Monday through Friday.  Practice times vary dependent upon your child’s team/age grouping.  Generally speaking PW division practices 6pm to 7pm, Freshman division practice 6pm to 7pm or 7pm to 8pm, Sophomore division practices 7pm to 8pm or 8pm to 9pm and Jr/Sr division practice 7pm to 8pm or 8pm to 9pm


Q. If I missed the fall outdoor registration, what should I do?
A. Please send an e-mail to the board at
boardmembers@fortleesoccer.com indicating your name, your daytime phone number, your child’s name and your child’s date of birth. Your child will be placed on a waiting list and potentially placed on a team as openings make themselves available.   

Q. When and where are in-town games usually played and at what times?
A. Games are played on Saturday’s at the Middle School and Van Fleet Field.  All games will last approximately one hour.  Pee Wee games are generally played 10:30am ending 12:00pm, Freshman and Sophomore division games generally played 2:00pm through 7:00pm and finally the Jr/Sr division games are generally played 5:30 through 10:00pm. 

 

Q. If there is bad weather are games still played?
A. Yes. However should there be a bad storm or inclement weather of any nature, an announcement would be made on the home page of the website / emails will be sent to all families. Always check the website / emails before leaving home to ensure that there have been no changes made to the original schedule.  This pertains to games and practices. 

Q. How will I be notified of any game / practice cancellation?
A. In the event of any game cancellation, the League’s Games Commissioner will e-mail all families.  In ADDITION, the League will post any notices on its’ home page of any cancellation.

If there is no notice or no phone call from your child’s coach, THE GAME IS ON. Because of the large size of the program, please do not call the league’s Board of Directors as we will be unable to return weather-related calls, especially since any potential cancellations will be posted on the website.

Q. When are canceled games rescheduled?
A. Game rescheduling will be handled on a per case basis.  notifications will be sent out to the families with new start times…

Q. The question I have does not appear on the FAQ and does not appear to be addressed in your “Rules” link on the website. Whom may I contact?
A. Please e-mail us at
boardmembers@fortleesoccer.com and you will receive a response asap.

Q. Who will coach the outdoor league?

A. In an effort to maximize the enjoyment of all involved, further advance player development and heightened the children’s experiences, each division will be assigned two dedicated ATSC trainers.  These trainers will be responsible for all divisional games and practices thus promoting uniformity and consistency within the division.

Q. What are the outdoor season expectations?

    • The season will include 9 weeks of training and games – beginning approx second week of September

    • No scores will be kept during in Season games

    • The final 10th week of play:  One day divisional tournaments.  All teams will have a chance to win the championship trophy! Participation medals to be handed out to all players – Ending approx. third week of November. 

    • One game jersey will be handed out to all players

    • Teams will be formed in late August and subsequently player/team announcements will follow accordingly.     

 IN-TOWN RECREATION WINTER INDOOR SEASON QUESTIONS

Q. How can I register my child for indoor soccer?
A. For the convenience of our loyal families, registration for participants of the Fort Lee Soccer League will be conducted via online registration on www.fortleesoccer.com. The beginning and ending date will be announced on our home page.  Outside town players are also welcomed.  Early Registration will be opened early October for the ensuing winter season.   

Q. Once I register, what equipment do I need to purchase?
A.· Indoor soccer shoes (which are sold at almost every sporting goods stores).
   · Black shorts (that do not exceed the length of the players kneecap).
   · Soccer socks (preferably white, which should go up to the players kneecap).
   · Shin guards
   · A soccer ball to bring to practice (an indoor ball is not necessary; an outdoor ball is sufficient for training purposes).

   The last 4 items your child would have if they played in the outdoor fall season.

Q. What is the duration of the in-town indoor season?
A. The season usually begins the first weekend in January and is played through approximately the third week in March.  Ten games will be played in total

Q. When are indoor soccer practices held?
A. In most cases, the practices are held on Sunday’s. Depending on the team your child may be placed on, the practice could begin as early as 12:00 p.m. or as late as 9:35 p.m.

Q. If I missed the winter indoor registration, what should I do?
A. Please send an e-mail to the board at boardmembers@fortleesoccer.com indicating your name, your daytime phone number, your child’s name and your child’s date of birth. Your child will be placed on a waiting list and potentially placed on a team as openings make themselves available.   

Q. When and where are in-town games usually played and at what times?
A. Games are played on Saturday’s # the Fort Lee Community Center lasting approximately one hour with an adjustment to Sundays only as a result of holiday observance or bad weather situations… Pee Wee games are generally played 12:00pm ending 3:00pm, Freshman and Sophomore division games generally played 3:00pm through 7:00pm and finally the Jr/Sr division games are generally played 8:00 through 10:00pm. 

Q. If there is bad weather are games still played?
A. Yes. All games are played indoors, however should there be a bad snow storm or inclement weather of any nature, an announcement would be made on the home page of the website / emails will be sent. Always check the website / emails before leaving home to ensure that there have been no changes made to the original schedule.  This pertains to games and practices. 

Q. How will I be notified of any game / practice cancellation?
A. In the event of any game cancellation, the League’s Games Commissioner will e-mail all of the coaches.  The onus is on the coaches to notify the families of the cancellation. In ADDITION, the League will post any notices on its’ home page of any cancellation.

If there is no notice or no phone call from your child’s coach, THE GAME IS ON. Because of the large size of the program, please do not call the league’s Board of Directors as we will be unable to return weather-related calls, especially since any potential cancellations will be posted on the website.

Q. When are canceled games rescheduled?
A. Saturday in-town recreation games will be rescheduled on an open Sunday afternoon.  In most cases, the times will differ. By registering, each family understands that games are played on both Saturday’s with Sunday’s as a fall back as a result of bad weather or holiday observance. 

Q. The question I have does not appear here and does not appear to be addressed in your “Rules” link on the website. Whom may I contact?
A. Please e-mail us at boardmembers@fortleesoccer.com and you will receive a response asap.

 

Summer Camp information 

  • Our summer camps will run from the 6th of July through the 28th of August

  • Camps will run Monday through Friday 9am drop off with a 3pm pick up.

  • Kids will get to play lots of different fun games while training a new skill set every day such as passing or defending!

  • For the hot days, we will have access to an indoor facility where the kids can rest and cool down.

  • If you have any more questions regarding the summer camps please send an email to the Fort Lee Soccer Board @ boardmembers@fortleesoccer.com:

  • Camp dates:

    • July 6th-10th

    • July 13th-17th

    • July 20th-24th

    • July 27th-31st

    • August 3rd-7th

    • August 10th-14th

    • August 17th-21st

    • August 24th-28th

  • Fun for all age groups throughout the whole summer.

  • Camp will be held at Van Fleet Park

  • Players can come to learn and develop their skills in time for the travel season or come and play soccer for the first time in a relaxed environment.

  • Players will always be supervised and coached by our professional ATSC coaches who also coach in our Fort Lee program, always giving your son or daughter a familiar face to enjoy the week with.

  • Time Schedule

    • 9:00am  - Drop off and registration

    • 9:10am  - Technical warm up

    • 9:35am  - competitive technical practices

    • 10:00am - Small sided games

    • 10:30am - Short Break

    • 10:45am - Technical theme of the day

    • 11:30am - small sided games

    • 12:00pm - Lunch Break

    • 1:00pm  - Free play

    • 1:20pm  - Technical theme of the day

    • 1:50pm  - Short Break

    • 2:05pm  - Tournaments

    • 3:00pm  - Pick Up

 

  • Technical Themes

    • Monday – Passing

    • Tuesday – Dribbling

    • Wednesday - Control      (Crazy Hair - Come with your hair dyed, spiked or anything you can imagine!)     

    • Thursday - Shooting      

    • Friday - Small sided play  (World Cup - come dressed in your counties clothing for our world cup day)

  • Players will be split into older and younger groups according to their age and ability. Its important that players are dropped off no earlier than 8:50am as this is the coaches time to set up and have everything organised for the day ahead.

  • Late pickup will be available on request to adamt@advancedtotalsoccer or jonny@advancedtotalsoccer.com

 

Travel Team information- Fall Spring and Winter

  • Commitment: Fall and Spring with winter being additional (Indoor)

  • Try-Out:  In order to play for our travel teams you must go through a selection process by either tryouts or by trial  periods. To organize a trial period, please email Adam at adamt@advancedtotalsoccer. The trial period will last for 2 weeks.  In this time the player will participate in all team drills which will allow the coach(s) an opportunity to view and assess the player’s skill level.

  • Uniform: Additional fee to purchase uniform – not included in yearly Registration fee

  • Players: The league also accepts players from other towns
  • Age appropriate:  Travel teams will be formed for:
    •  U7   - NCSA (born on/after 08/01/2008)

    •  U8   - NCSA (born on/after 08/01/2007)

    •  U9   - NCSA (born on/after 08/01/2006)

    •  U10 - NCSA (born on/after 08/01/2005)

    •  U11 - NCSA & MAPS (Born on/after 08/01/2004)

    •  U12 - NCSA (born on/after 08/01/2003)

    •  U13 - NCSA (born on/after 08/01/2002)

    • U14 - NCSA (born on/after 08/01/2001)

    • Coaching: Across all seasons, all sessions and games taken by our professional coaches at ATSC

    • Mission Statement: FLSC's curriculum is the foundation of our development program with a focus on high technical proficiency, a possession based style which encourages creativity. The culture of the organization reflects our view that the necessity to win every game is not a goal – we view winning as a result of the development the club focuses on.  The culture of the organization reflects our view that the necessity to win every game is not a goal: we view winning as a result of the development the club focuses on. The FLSC is devoted to the development of every player from our very youngest to our most senior.
  • Fall Training: Up to 3 times a week (mondays/wednesdays/fridays) for 1.5 hours per session (Fall Ball) with their dedicated ATSC trainers who will guide the players throughout the season.

  • Fall Location: Turf field within Fort Lee – Van Fleet or Middle School

  • Fall League: NCSA (Northern County Soccer Association), 10 games (5 home & 5 away) within 35mins drive of Fort Lee, Saturdays in fall home games to be played at VF or MS

  • Winter season (Not included in starting fee, however, highly recommended to continue year round development

  • Winter Training: At least 1 time per week for 1 hour @ a venue in Fort Lee – CC

  • Winter Games: 5 to 7 game seasons @ a venue in Teaneck or Waldwick

  • Spring Training:At least 1 time per week for 1.5 hours @ a venue in Fort Lee (additional training may be available closer to the time.

  • Spring League: Games: 10 game in a NSCA league; 10 games (5 home & 5 away) within 35mins drive of Fort Lee  Sundays in Spring.  home games to be played at VF or MS

 

Summer Select Travel Season 

  • Summer 2015 (Not included in starting fee, however, highly recommended to continue year round development)

  • Training: At least 2 sessions per week for 1.5 hours @ a venue in Fort Lee

  • Games: Plays up to 3 weekend tournaments

  • Players: Open to Fort Lee and non-Fort Lee Players – Girls and Boys - via yearly try-out

  • Season: The Summer Select Travel season takes place over a 7 week time period beginning early July

FLSC ANNOUNCES ITS NEW LEAGUE WEB SITE

The FORT LEE SOCCER CLUB (FLSC) announces its new league web site.  The site is still under construction but please do visit the site and get accustomed to all of its new features and structure, while there please set up your account.... more to come.  

> Click Here For More Information

 

Twitter / Face Book

For all interested parties, the FL Soccer Club  has entered into the Facebook / Twitter arena..  Come join the team and recieve up to date comments and league information first hand...

 

https://www.facebook.com/FortLeeSoccerClub

https://twitter.com/followers

 

 

2014 FALL SEASON SPONSORSHIP

 

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