Programs

Babylon Soccer Club (BSC) offers two soccer programs for the youth of the community: Intramural and Travel.

The Intramural Program includes U5 (which is strictly instructional based), U6 and U7/U8 Divisions that contain teams which compete with each other in Babylon. The Travel Program participates in the Long Island Junior Soccer League (LIJSL) and it consists of Divisions from U9 and older that compete with teams from other towns.

Intramural (U5 – U8)

 

U5 Instructional Program

For children under 5 as of January 1, 2017

Season Start: TBD
Schedule: Sunday’s from 9am-10am
Field: Babylon Memorial Grade School Field – field closest to the woods (link to field page)
Format: The U5 instructional program will be run by Babylon Soccer Club with Maximum Potential Trainers. Girls and boys will play together and the training will be focusing on technical soccer skills, such as dribbling, passing and shooting.
Equipment: Babylon Soccer Club will supply soccer balls for the session. Please have your child wear soccer cleats, shin guards and bring water. They will be given their black/orange soccer shirts at their first session. Visit our Uniforms and Equipment page for details.

 

Joe Powers

Joe Powers

U5 Coordinator

631-624-4682 – joesgonerunning@gmail.com

U6 Instructional Program

For children under 6 as of January 1, 2017

First week of Practice: September 5th
Opening Day: September 10th
Games: Sunday’s from 10am-12pm (1 hour sessions during this timeframe) – visit the schedules for details.
Training: 1x per week, scheduled per team – visit the schedules for details.
Field: Babylon Memorial Grade School Field – Field closest to the West parking lot (Ralph Avenue) (link to field page)
Format: The U6 training program will be run by Babylon Soccer Club with Maximum Potential trainers. Coaches, assistant coaches and players will be assigned to teams (boys and girls will play together at this age group). Coaches will be managing team communications. Games will be played 3v3 or 4v4 without a goalie. Game day includes instructional session for 30 minutes and game for 30 minutes.
Equipment: Please have your child wear soccer cleats, shin guards, and bring a size 3 soccer ball and water. If they don’t already have a set of orange/black t-shirts, coaches will be delivering shirts to you prior to their first game. Visit our Uniforms and Equipment page for details.
Teams:

 

Joanie Keegan

Joanie Keegan

Intramurals Coordinator (U6) - Boys/Girls

jkeegan@herricks.org

Paul Doran

Paul Doran

Intramurals Coordinator (U6) - Boys/Girls

paulldoran@gmail.com

U7 & U8 Instructional Program

For children under 7 or 8 as of January 1, 2017

First week of Practice: September 5th
Opening Day: September 10th
Games: Sunday’s from 10am-12pm (1 hour) – visit the schedules for details.
Training: 1x per week, scheduled per team  – visit the schedules for details.
Field: Babylon Memorial Grade School Field – Fields closest to the BMGS playground (link to field page)
Format: The U7/U8 training program will be run by Babylon Soccer Club with Maximum Potential. Coaches, assistant coaches and players will be assigned to teams (boys and girls are separated at this age group). Coaches will be managing team communications. Games will be played 4v4 without a goalie.
Equipment: Please have your child wear soccer cleats, shin guards, and bring a size 3 soccer ball and water. Visit our Uniforms and Equipment page for details on what jersey to order.
Boys Teams:

Girls Teams:

Christopher LaRochelle

Christopher LaRochelle

U7/8 Coordinator - BOYS

631-835-0633 – laro_17@yahoo.com

Tim Bivona

Tim Bivona

U7/8 Coordinator - GIRLS

tbiv16@gmail.com

Michael Fredericks

Michael Fredericks

U7/8 Coordinator - BOYS

516-304-8772 – fdny077@optonline.net

Travel U9+

U9 & U10 Travel

For children under 9 or 10 as of January 1, 2017

Season Start: Weekend of September 9th and 10th
Schedule: Click on the team name below to see their schedule.
Games: Saturday’s (coach to inform players)
Training: 2x per week, scheduled per team (coach to inform players)
Home/Practice Field: Babylon Memorial Grade School Field – South field (closer to BMGS)
Format: The U9 & U10 training programs will be run by Babylon Soccer Club with Maximum Potential. Coaches, assistant coaches and players will be assigned to teams (boys and girls and U9 & U10 are separated). Coaches will be managing team communications, 1 practice per week out of the 2 and Gameday. Games will be played 7v7 with a goalie.
Equipment: Please have your child wear soccer cleats, shin guards, and bring a size 4 soccer ball and water. Visit our Uniforms and Equipment page for details on the equipment kit to order.
Teams:
U9 Girls: Storm
U9 Boys: Lightning
U9 Boys: Riptide
U10 Girls: Wildcats
U10 Boys: Celtic FC
U10 Boys: Tornadoes
LIJSL Player Development Objectives and Rules

Kathleen Lutz

Kathleen Lutz

U9+ Coordinator

917-846-6702 – kathleen@babylonsoccer.com

U11 & U12 Travel

For children under 11 or 12 as of January 1, 2017

Season Start: Weekend of September 9th and 10th
Schedule: Click on the team name below to see their schedule.
Games: Saturday’s (coach to inform players)
Training: 2x per week, scheduled per team (coach to inform players)
Home/Practice Field: Babylon Memorial Grade School Field – North field (closer to BES)
Format: The U11 & U12 training programs will be run by Babylon Soccer Club with Maximum Potential. Coaches, assistant coaches and players will be assigned to teams (boys and girls and U11 & U12 are separated). Coaches will be managing team communications, 1 practice per week out of the 2 and Gameday. Games will be played 9v9 with a goalie.
Equipment: Please have your child wear soccer cleats, shin guards, and bring a size 4 soccer ball and water. Visit our Uniforms and Equipment page for details on the equipment kit to order.
Teams:
U11 Girls: Magic Stars
U12 Girls: United
U12 Girls: Warriors
U12 Boys: Fire
U12 Boys: Wolfpack

U13 & Up Travel

For children over 12 as of January 1, 2017

Season Start: Weekend of September 9th and 10th
Schedule: Click on the team name below to see their schedule.
Games: Saturday’s (coach to inform players)
Training: 2x per week, scheduled per team (coach to inform players)
Home/Practice Field: Babylon Memorial Grade School Field – North field (closer to BES)
Format: The U13 & up training programs will be run by Babylon Soccer Club with Maximum Potential. Coaches, assistant coaches and players will be assigned to teams (boys and girls and age groups are separated). Coaches will be managing team communications, 1 practice per week out of the 2 and Game day. Games will be played 11v11 with a goalie.
Equipment: Please have your child wear soccer cleats, shin guards, and bring a size 5 soccer ball and water. Visit our Uniforms and Equipment page for details on the equipment kit to order.
Teams:
U13 Boys: Raptors
U15 Girls: Heat
U16 Girls: Hurricanes
U16 Boys: Inferno