Soccer

Eligibility

Boys, grades 4-8
Girls, grades 4-8
Student must be enrolled in one of the following:
– St. Matthew School
– St. Matthew PSR classes
– School of the Resurrection PSR classes
– Other Columbus Diocese programs are eligible under certain circumstances
** Students may participate in St. Matthew Football, Volleyball, Cross Country or Golf at the same time **

Cost

$90

Payment Method

Credit card via Paypal. (You can log into a Paypal account, or pay without logging in.)

Registration

Registration is mid-May through mid-June

Key Dates

Season Length Mid-July through Mid-Sept
Tryouts no tryouts
Games Begin August 1
Tournament Finals Mid-September

Teams

All students participate with their grade on all-boys or all-girls teams. Depending on the number of athletes registered, grades may be combined within the school or with other parish schools in order to field a team.

Practices

Practices are scheduled 2 or 3 times per week. Since all our coaches are volunteers, we try to accommodate the coaches’ work schedules as best we can. Duration is usually 90 minutes. Practices are held at St. Matthew Field behind the Gahanna Swim Club.

Uniforms and Equipment

Uniforms will be provided by St. Matthew. Shin guards and individual practice balls are not provided but required.

Games

Games can be held on any day of the week

Location

Games will be played at a school within the diocese.

Tournaments

5th-8th grade participates in the end of the year tournament usually the second weekend of September.