Rec pic

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Join VSA this winter for our Winter Recreation Practice and Play. Sessions will be run by VSA's professional staff coaches. Each week the staff coaches will help your child develop their technical skills and decision making,  then play 4v4, 5v5,7v7, 9v9 games based on age groups. 

Players will meet once a week. VSA Staff Coaches will focus on Technical Skill and Decision making for 30 minutes and then will play games for 30 minutes. All sessions will be held on VSA turf fields.


Location: James Long Park Turf Fields

Dates: January 16, 23, 30; February 6, 20, 27th Make up March 6th.

Cost: $75

Times: Announced at Close of registration January 7th

**times will be assigned after registration based on numbers and age groups


Virginia Soccer Association’s offers various recreation programs for children ages 2-19 in Haymarket, Bristow and Gainesville Virginia. VSA has established programs that allow your children to learn the game of soccer in a fun social environment.

Little Gunners (Ages 2-4): Cost $90

Little Gunners is a 6-week program that meets once a week. Little Gunners emphasizes fun while learning the game of soccer from one VSA’s experienced staff coaches for all players ages 2-4. Click Here for more Information

U5-U6 Recreation: Cost $105

VSA’s U5 program is based on the learning the beautiful game of soccer while in a fun and social environment for all players born in 2015 & 2016. The program is 9 weeks long consisting of practice once a week at your preferred location and 7 Saturday game days at James Long Park in Haymarket, Va. (No Referees)

U8-U12 Recreation: Cost $120

VSA’s U8-U12 program is our most popular at VSA. Players get to participate in a social environment with their piers while learning the technical and tactical phases of the game. This is for all players born 2009- 2014, and will be broken into respective age groups. The program is 8-9 weeks long consisting of practice twice a week at your preferred location and 7 Saturday game days at Long Park. (Center only for U8. U10 & U12)

U13-U19 Middle & High School League: Cost $125 + $15 tournament fee

VSA’s Middle and High School divisions in an 11v11 formation on Turf and Grass Fields. All 6 games are played at James Long Park . The season concludes with a tournament the final weekend of the season. This program is for all players born 2002-2008 and then broken into middle school and high school age groups. 

*If an age groups registration numbers do no allow for 11v11 format, the age group will play an 8v8 format on small sided fields.




General Registration Ends March 20th

Late Registration: March 21st - April 1st


Important Dates:


March 20th- Last day of General Registration (SFL U13-U19 Players must register by March 15th to gurantee team placement)

March 31st - Rec & SFL Coaches receive welcome email w/ first session plans

March 31st - Preliminary Rec & SFL Rosters & Practice Schedule released to coaches

TBD - Rec Coaches Virtual Clinic (5:30pm)

April 1st- Late Registration Closes 

April 2nd - Rec (U5-U19)Game Schedule Released

April 5th (Week of)- Practices begin for U5-U19

April 7th- Little Gunner Registration Closes

April 8th- Little Gunners Teams & Schedule Released (Saturday sessions only)

April 10th - Spring U5-U19 Opening Weekend

April 17th - Little Gunners sessions begin 

May 15th  - Picture Day (pictures mailed to coaches)

May 22nd - Final U5-U12 Games

May 22nd - U13-U19 in house Tournament 

June 5th - Rain Out Date