What's The Cost To Join?
For our In-house League, the cost is $45.00. For our Rec-Plus League The cost is $85.00. For our U18 Rec-Plus Division, the cost is $100.00.
What If My Child Has Never Played Soccer?
RRSC welcomes players from the beginner level to advanced level players. We recommend that beginners join our In-house league. If your child is a more advanced player, try our Rec-Plus League, which offers a more competitive playing environment.
When Does The RRSC Season Begin?
Our Fall season begins the first week of August through October.
How Long Is The RRSC Season?
How Do You Verify My Players Age?
You will need to provide a copy of your players birth certificate to your coach at the first practice.
What If I Do Not Live In Rensselaer?
There are no geographic boundaries or price differences. All players are welcome!
When Are Games Played?
For our In-house league, games are played on Saturdays. For our Rec- Plus league, games are typically played on Saturdays & Sundays.
How Far Do I Have To Travel For Rec-Plus Soccer?
Half of the games are played right here in Rensselaer. The other half take place in different towns such as Hobart, Chesterton, Lowell, Dyer, Highland, Lansing IL, Schererville, Crown Point, Lakes Of The Four Seasons, etc.
Are There Try-Outs For Rec-Plus Soccer?
No, there are no try-outs.
What Equipment Do I Need To Play Soccer?
The equipment consists of a pair of Soccer cleats, shin guards, Soccer socks and the proper size Soccer ball for their age division. Ball sizes are as follows:
U4, U6 & U8: A size #3 ball is required.
U10 & U12: A size #4 ball is required
U14: A size #5 ball is required
How Many Practices Are There?
For our In-house league, practices are usually weeknights, once a week ranging from 45 minutes for the younger divisions, to as long as 90 minutes for U12 & U14. For our Rec- Plus league, practices are usually weeknights, no more than twice a week with the average practices running 90 minutes. Your child's coach will schedule regular practice day and times.
What Are The Age Cutoffs For The Divisions?
We use the Fall season as the start date for both In-house and Rec-Plus leagues, for our year. Therefore, ages are set for divisions in the Fall. This works as follows:
U4 - Must turn 3 by 7/31 of current year
U6 - Must turn 4 by 7/31 of current year
U8 - Must be under 8 on 7/31 of current year.
U10 - Must be under 10 on 7/31 of current year.
U12 - Must be under 12 on 7/31 of current year.
U14 - Must be under 14 on 7/31 of current year.
Where Do RRSC In-house Teams Play?
The U4 up to U10 divisions currently play at Monette Park. The U12 & U14 currently play at Brookside Park.