This program is for children born in 2011 (7U) and 2010 (8U). Teams are formed based on school attending and parent requests for coaches or teammates. Volunteer coaches conduct one training session per week with the assistance of the Hive Director and professional staff. Teams play one 4v4 game (no goalkeepers) each weekend (Friday nights or Saturday's). Games consist of four (4), ten (10) minute quarters.
All players 7U/8U players are also given the option to participate in the Coerver® Center of Excellence in addition to the Hive programming. All CoE sessions are conducted by club coaches who have been trained in the Coerver® Coaching Method. CoE sessions will be held on Sunday afternoons.
Location: All games and training sessions are played at Elkhorn Training Camp (ETC) in Elkhorn. CoE sessions are held at JPM.
Jerseys/Uniforms: An adidas jersey can be purchased at Soccer Internationale (2541 S 132nd St) starting July 1st. All players must have a jersey for games.
Training Days: Monday-Thursdays. Training days will be assigned once teams are formed and after our coaches meeting on August 2nd.
Training begins the week of August 28th.
Games begin the weekend of September 7/8 and finish October 13/14.
Make-up games (if necessary) will be played October 20/21.
ETC Game Day - Field Map