Player Info and FAQ’s
SO SOCCER CLUB
1. When does the soccer season start in the Fall?
Season generally starts the first Saturday after Labor day and last until Mid November. (Dates may vary year to year).
2. How many games will my child play in a regular season?
A season will include 8 games on average and up to 10 in some cases. While it is the intent to play as many as 8 games, it not guaranteed due to mother nature and things outside the control of OSC.
3. How old does my child have to be to start Soccer?
Players must be born in 2013 to attend the mini kicker program. For additional information please click here..MINIKICKER
4. How much does Soccer cost per season?
OSC’s U5 and U6 cost is $75.00. For U7 players up through U19 age group, the cost is $85.00 per season. There is a family discount available of $5 OFF per player when registering with a family account (ex: $5 Discount applies to 2nd, 3rd and more players).
5. How can I register my Child?
Online registration is accessed www.OSCSOCCER.com if you have a Credit Card. If you need to pay cash or check, we offer a few Walk-in dates and times posted on the OSCSOCCER.COM Site. After the deadline, late fees are applied; and your child is placed on a waiting list for team placement, and if team placement is not found registration fees will be refunded.
6. What information do I need to provide to register my child?
If your child has not played soccer with OSC in the past, a copy of their Birth Certificate for validation of your childs DOB. Submit birth certificates to OSC.firstname.lastname@example.org
7. What does the fee to register my child include?
Registration pays for several items (including Admin fees, Secondary Insurance, Referee Fees, Field Maintenance, Equip ~Goals/Corner Flags/Paint, etc.
8. What do I have to buy for my Player?
Cleats, Shin Guards, and a ball (size varies for age), and uniform for all age groups/teams except U4 Mini Kickers.
Appropriate size ball for perspective age of your player (Chart below). Each team will decide on their own what uniforms they want to buy for their own team. OSC encourages coaches and parents to try andkeep the cost down and not order expensive uniforms.
9. What is the deadline to register my child?
Open registration runs up through July 31st and after the deadline, there are late fees. Additionally, after the August 7th date, your child will be put on a waitlist to ensure there is a team available to place them on.
10. Where do the teams practice?
Teams may practice at the sports complex on the West Practice area, or another location based on the coach’s availability.
11. When and where are Games played?
Most all games are on scheduled Saturdays and start between 8am, and generally completed by 4pm. With older age groups teams, they may play home and away games based on which clubs enter a bracket. There are exceptions related to weather of course. Games for Owasso Soccer Club are played at 10320 E. 116th St N. (Behind Funtastic Island Park).
12. When do teams practice and how many times a week?
Practices are held in the evenings generally and based on the age of the team. Generally, practices are held in the evening. Practices will be 1x week for U4/U5 players, and 1-2x a week at the coach’s discretion for U6-U19.
13. Does the Owasso Soccer Club offer Scholarships?
Yes, based on financial hardship of the family. Some examples of required types of forms or information are; Sooner care card, School meal program card, a utility bill showing limited income, etc.
14. What size soccer ball should my child use?
Official league soccer balls come in three general sizes: 3, 4, and 5. There are smaller ones, but these size are the most commonly-used among young and adult soccer players.
Here are guidelines:
Size 3: 3-7 years old (U4 – U8) 23-24 inches/11-12 ounces
Size 4: 8-12 years old (U9 – U12) 25-26 inches/12-13 ounces
Size 5: 13 years and up (U13 – U18) 27-28 inches/14-16 ounces
15. How do I register my child for REC Soccer?
How to Register a New Player:
Go to www.oscsoccer.com.
Under Links select 2015 (Spring/Fall) Registration
on the left select New Family Member Profile
Fill Out and Click Create Account.
Follow Instructions from there.
How to Register an Existing Player:
Go to www.oscsoccer.com.
Under Player/Parent select Player Registration
on the right under Registered Users- Existing Family Member Profile
select type of account: Player
Then Enter your Username and Password
Then click login
16. How do I register for Academy Soccer?
Go to NEOFC’s web site below to register for Academy.
17. How do I sign up to be a coach?
Let the registrar know at time of walk in registration or click the volunteer box during the online registration process.
18. How do I submit my child’s birth certificate?
You may either drop off the birth certificate in person at one of our Walk-In Events for Registration or submit them electronically (scanned) to our email address email@example.com.
19. What is the refund policy?
No refunds of registration fees will be allowed after players are registered with Owasso Soccer Club, except in cases of financial hardship, medical reasons, a move by the player to an area outside the Club’s boundary or failure of the Club to place a player on a OSC team roster. Such refunds will be in the amount of one-half (½) of the registration fee paid, except in the case of failure of the Club to place a player on an OSC team roster which shall constitute a full refund. No refunds shall be granted after the first regular season game. All refunds will be mailed after the first game of the season.
20. How do I view my team information?
Go to Got Soccer
Click User Login at the upper right
Click on Teams and Team Officials
Under Team Account, this will be your team’s information
21. Where do I turn in my game cards?
All Game Cards should be placed in the Green mailboxes in front of the Rest Rooms.
22. What are the rules of the game?
Rules can be found by navigating to the appropriate age group on the OSC Web site under Programs and Rules > Recreational > (age group)
23. How can I reserve a practice field?
To reserve a field, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Include in the email a couple of times and dates that will work for your team. New assignments will be on a first come, first serve basis. Returning coaches will be given priority each season for their previous field.
24. Is there a map of the practice fields?
Yes! It can be found here.
25. How should I act at my child’s game?
Please review our Parents Code of Conduct for appropriate behavior at the OSC Soccer Complex.
26. Will my child be placed on the same team as last season?
As long as 50% of the team members return, the team members that return will automatically be placed on the same team.
27. How do I upload my child’s picture to GotSoccer?
Go to www.gotsoccer.com
Click Players & Families
Individual Player Login
** enter the username and password associated with your child
On the Left under “Welcome Back “name””
It says No Photo On File
Click under it where it says Upload Your Photo
28. What are the field numbers?
You can view a map of the OSC Fields in this document.
29. Where are the bathrooms?
The bathrooms are located directly north of the Concession Stand in the building with the Green Roof.
30. How do I know if the fields are open or closed?
Click on Field Status at the top of the OSC web site or look in the middle of our home page.