Region 93 Divisions

A player's division is determined each school year by their age on August 1st of that year.  

For example:  If your player was 5 yrs. old on August 1st, 2015 - he/she will be in the U6 Division (i.e. Under 6)

U4 Division - 3 and 4 yr. olds (Preschool)
U4 Division - 3 and 4 yr. olds (Preschool)
U4 - 3 and 4 Year Olds
  • Ball size 3 - Provided to each player
  • 40 minutes each Saturday - Combination of fundamentals, practice and scrimmaging
  • Wear shin guards and soccer cleats
  • AYSO T-Shirt provide
U5 - 4 and 5 Year Olds (Preschool)
U5 - 4 and 5 Year Olds (Preschool)

Under 5 Years Old - at the beginning of the school year

  • Ball size 3 – Provided to each player
  • 50 minutes each Saturday - Combination of fundamentals, practice and scrimmaging
  • Wear shin guards and soccer cleats
  • AYSO T-Shirt provide
U6 Division - 5 yr. olds (Kindergarten)
U6 Division - 5 yr. olds (Kindergarten)

Under 6 Years Old

  • 5 vs. 5 players
  • Ball size 3
  • Games are 4 ten minute quarters with a 5 minute halftime break
  • No goal keepers
  • No use of hands
  • All players must wear shin guards and soccer cleats
  • All player should bring a soccer ball to practice (with their name on it in several places)
  • Practices are generally 2 (two) times per week at your closest elementary/middle school
    • Volunteer Coaches determine practice locations and times
U8 Division - 6 & 7 yrs old (1st and 2nd Grade)
U8 Division - 6 & 7 yrs old (1st and 2nd Grade)

Under 8 Years Old - at the beginning of the school year

  • 7 vs. 7 players
  • Ball size 3
  • Games are 2 twenty minute halves with a 3 minute substitution/rotation close to the middle of each half.  Play resumes from place of the dead ball (throwin, indirect free kick, goal kick, etc.)
  • 5 minute halftime break
  • Goal Keepers (may use their hands)
  • No heading or slide tackles
  • All players must wear shin guards and soccer cleats
  • All player should bring a soccer ball to practice (with their name on it in several places)
  • Practices are generally 2 (two) times per week at your closest elementary/middle school
    • Volunteer Coaches determine practice locations and times
U10 Division - 8 & 9 yr. olds
U10 Division - 8 & 9 yr. olds

Under 10 Years Old

  • 9 vs. 9 players
  • Ball size 4
  • Games are 4 twelve minute quarters with a 5 minute halftime break
  • Goal keepers (may use their hands)
  • No heading or slide tackles
  • Offsides is called
  • All players must wear shin guards and soccer cleats
  • All player should bring a soccer ball to practice (with their name on it in several places)
  • Practices are generally 2-3 times per week at your closest elementary/middle school
    • Volunteer Coaches determine practice locations and times
Divisional Coordinators

Offering young athletes Balanced Teams is one of AYSO's core philosophies because maintaining a level playing field keeps the focus on the game, having fun and developing soccer competence, not winning or losing. Every child deserves the chance to play, to gain confidence and to do so in an environment that is encouraging.