Jr. RCL

At Washington Premier we have developed additional flexibility in our Junior Program for players ages 6-8. The program has been designed with options to meet the needs of the members that want more soccer and those that want a limited commitment.

Each options varies in length with all options focusing on the development of the individual skills necessary to move and control the ball well. Click on the following link WPFC JUNIOR PROGRAM to register your child for the upcoming season!

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Registration is now open for the Spring 2018 Season. Practice will start late January and the season will go through to early to mid April. To sign up today, click on the REGISTER NOW button and choose 2017 Junior RCL Program (U-08 / U-09) from under the PLAYER CATEGORY.

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Year Round Option 1

Season Outline
Team Placement: May 1, 2018
Time: 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Location: WPFC Complex

Late May to End of August

  • Training 2x per week
  • Tournaments 2 to 3 events
  • Summer break – (Approximately 3 weeks off during the summer)

September to Mid-November

  • Training 2x per week
  • Fall league play (14-18 games)
  • End of fall league event

Mid-November to MidJanuary

  • Holiday training schedule
  • 20% discount to Winter Academy

February to Mid-April

  • Training 2x per week
  • Spring league play (12-18 games)
  • End of league event

Mid-April to End of April

  • Off

Cost: $900

$100 due at registration with 8 additional payments of $100 due the 20th of the month (June-Jan.)


Uniforms

  • Cost $50 before tax and shipping
  • Can be ordered through local retailer Soccer West
  • Responsibility of the family
  • Detailed instructions will be provided after team formation.

Volunteer Requirements

Washington Premier requires that each family with a player enrolled in the Junior program put in 3 hours of volunteer time supporting the Jr. Summer Classic and JR. weekend events hosted at the club.


Year Around Option Highlights

  • Approximately 8.5 months of training
  • Approximately 30 league games
  • Summer/Winter technical training
  • 20% discount to Winter Academy
  • 3-5 tournament events
  • WPFC paid coaching staff

Fall Only Option 2

Season Outline Team Placement: May 1, 2018
Time: 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Location: WPFC Complex

Late May to End of August

  • Training 2x per week
  • Tournaments 2 to 3 events
  • Summer break – (Approximately 3 weeks off during the summer)

September to Mid-November

  • Training 2x per week
  • Fall league play (14-18 games)
  • End of fall league event

Cost: $650

$150 due at registration with 5 additional payments of $125 due the 20th of the month (June-Sept.)


Uniforms

  • Cost $50 before tax and shipping
  • Can be ordered through local retailer Soccer West
  • Responsibility of the family
  • Detailed instructions will be provided after team formation.

Volunteer Requirements

Washington Premier requires that each family with a player enrolled in the Junior program put in 3 hours of volunteer time supporting the Jr. Summer Classic and JR. weekend events hosted at the club.


Fall Option Highlights

  • Approximately 5 months of training
  • Approximately 15 league games
  • Summer/Winter technical training
  • 2-3 tournament events
  • WPFC paid coaching staff

Spring Only Option 3

Season Outline Team Placement: Player will be placed on an existing team or club will choose to conduct a team formation night in January of 2019

February to Mid-April

  • Training 2x per week
  • Spring league play (7-10 games)
  • End of spring league event

Cost: $400

$150 due at registration with 2 additional payments of $125 due the 20th of the month (Feb.-Mar.)

Uniforms

  • Cost $50 before tax and shipping
  • Can be ordered through local retailer Soccer West
  • Responsibility of the family
  • Detailed instructions will be provided after team formation.

Volunteer Requirements

Washington Premier requires that each family with a player enrolled in the Junior program put in 3 hours of volunteer time supporting the Jr. Summer Classic and JR. weekend events hosted at the club.


Spring Option Highlights

  • Approximately 3 months of training
  • Approximately 12 league games
  • 1 tournament event
  • WPFC paid coaching staff

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Frequently Asked Questions

Why should I choose Washington Premier Football Club (WPFC) for the development my child's soccer skills?

Washington Premier is recognized nationally as one of the top youth soccer clubs in the country. The club has a focused coaching philosophy and player development pathway for players through age 18. WPFC owns their field complex which Includes 25 acres of grass fields, and (2) full size lighted turf fields which provides the ease of one venue for practice. WPFC offers a competitive fee structure with access to the highest level of competition in the country. WPFC consistently ranks as one of the top Regional Clubs in league and post season play results.

Can my son or daughter play other sports, if they participate in the Junior Program?

YES! The junior program has been designed with flexibility for both parents and players. We offer a year round option to meet the needs of the young soccer player who can’t get enough. We also offer a fall and spring session for players and parents that do not want to commit the time or have other interests they want to pursue.

Why does the Year Round Option cost $900.00?

Costs include coaching, league and state fees, complex use and field maintenance. This is actually very low in comparison to other organized youth sports programs. With all of the benefits provided, the cost per hour per player for a participant in the Year Round option is less than $7.00 per hour.

Who Should I contact with with additional Questions?

For Registration questions, please contact our registrar: KELLEY JEAN

For Program questions, please contact Junior Program Director: KEVIN SKINNER

Why should my son/daughter play in the Junior Program versus playing up in the Premier Program at U10?

It is very important for any young athlete to have a positive experience and have fun playing their sport. Based on our experience, we have found that putting children in situations that they are not ready for, can become a negative experience for the both the player and family. Our Junior Program focuses on developing the fundamental skills to ensure the player’s readiness to play at the next level. Our program also provides the family a great transition from a recreational program to a premier level program.

What are the benefits of this program versus a traditional recreational soccer program?

Benefits of WPFC’s Junior Program include:

  • Professional and experienced coaching staff versus volunteer parents
  • Focus on individual player development
  • Dedicated program Technical Director
  • Limited local travel
  • Competition against other  Regional Club League Programs (highest competition level in the state)
  • One soccer facility for trainings and home competitions
  • Organized league and tournament play
  • More opportunities to train and play e.g. Spring, Winter, & Summer, recreational soccer is traditionally a FALL season only
  • Year Round participants get a 20% discounted fee to WPFC Academy Program sessions

How do I register for Washington Premier's Junior Program?

Click on the Register Now button above or click on the “Resource” tab from the top menu. Select register for a program > register now > 2016 Junior Program (U8 & U9) and continue to follow the system prompts. During the registration process you will be able to select your option e.g. year round, fall only or spring only.