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The goal of the program is for all players to gain a thorough understanding of many aspects of the game of soccer, and to motivate players to continue playing, furthering their skills development, and fostering a love of the game.

Teams

  • All teams are boys and girls
  • Uniforms (jersey, shorts, socks) are included in every registration. Teams will receive different color jerseys.
  • Players will be assigned to a team a week before the first session.
  • Players may request a teammate during registration.

Divisions (May be combined depending on registration numbers)

  • Kindergarten
  • 1st/2nd
  • 3rd/4th
  • 5th/6th
  • 7th/8th
  • High School Division

For any division where there are not enough registrations, the players will be provided with a full refund.

Coaches

  • Each team will have a volunteer coach responsible for running the weekly practice and coaching the game on Saturdays.
  • Coaches must attend a 90 minute coaching clinic a week before the season starts and are encouraged to complete the appropriate US Soccer Grassroots training course for their age group.
  • Each coach is provided with weekly training sessions by our Technical Director.
  • Coaches get 50% off their registration

Referees

  • All games will be refereed by JR. Referees

Curriculum

  • KOPSC follows the Play - Practice - Play model. The concept of Play-Practice-Play is to allow young players to experience the game and game-like situations as much as possible.

Character of Champions

  • The KOPSC Character of Champions (CoC) program teaches attitude, character and leadership qualities through soccer such as confidence, teamwork, sportsmanship and grit, aimed at supporting theindividual growth and development of your child both on and off the field.
  • During the fall season your registration fee will include 4 CoC training sessions.
    • The 20 – 25-minute CoC sessions will be integrated into your team’s normal training night
    • 2 sessions will be delivered as on field character coaching sessions by professional CoC coaches
    • 2 sessions will be held as live interactive online training sessions with CoC founder Tony William
      with players participating as a team in the KOPSC clubhouse*

*All Kindergarten sessions will be delivered as on field character coaching sessions

 

Fall 2022 Season Information 

 

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 Cost

  • Early Bird Registration 
    • $199
  • Regular Registration 
    • $225

 Dates and Times*

  • August 29 through November 5th

  • Practices one day a week, Monday-Thursday starting between 5:30 and 6pm at coach's discretion.

  • Games on Saturday mornings starting September 10

  • Mini Baxter Blast Tournament will be held on November 5th.

 Location:

  • Baxter Field - 650 S. Henderson Road, King of Prussia PA 19406.
  • Practices and games will be at Baxter Field. (Bob Case in KOP may be used in case additional space is needed.)
  • FIELD MAP

  *Dates and Times may change based on participation.

 

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