The U4 program is designed for children who are:
(a) 3 or 4 years old by:
April 1st for Spring season
September 1st for Fall
(b) in Pre-K
The 3-year program aims to introduce the game of soccer to young children, teaching the rules and focusing on having fun getting to learn the sport.
For information on how to register your athlete, check out the Soccer Registration section.
Spring season is April through May.
Fall season is September through October.
Each season if four weeks long for a total of four practices and four games.
For the Fall season, there will be no 3Y games played on Fair Weekend.
Practices and games are held at Tate Park (Clinton).
The 3-year field is located near the front of the park between the entrance and the bridge.
Teams practice once per week for 30 to 45 minutes.
Individual coaches will determine the practice days and times.
The 3-year program plays a total of four games per season.
Games are played on Saturday mornings at Tate Park (Clinton).
Team jerseys are provided and included within the registration cost.
Shin guards are not mandatory but recommended.
Cleats or comfortable shoes to run in, such as tennis shoes.
- Size 3 ball
- All players may play at once (no goalie)
- Two 7-minute halves with a 5 minute halftime
- If a ball goes out of bounds, a coach will roll the ball back in
- After a goal has been scored, a coach will roll the ball back in to continue play
Players will be provided with a soccer ball at each practice.
Tate Park (Clinton)
475 W Michigan Ave, Clinton, MI 49236
PRACTICES START: MIDDLE OF APRIL
GAMES START: APRIL 27, 2024