U5-U10 Hive Academy FAQs

Hive Academy Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

When do practices start and where will they be held?
U5/6 teams will start their "Play Days" on Sunday, April 9 at Elkhorn Training Camp (715 N 210th St) or Ta-Ha-Zouka Park (905 Elkhorn Dr).
U7/8 teams will start practicing the week of March 27 at Elkhorn Training Camp (715 N 210th St).
U9/10 will also start practicing the week of March 27.  Practices for U9/10s will be held at Ta-Ha-Zouka Park (905 Elkhorn Dr).

Parents should check with their coach or Hive Academy Director if there are questions concerning practice schedules.  Hive Academy Directors and coaches should be sending practice schedules to every family through email.  The club will also post this information on the website as soon as it is available for publication.

What should we bring to practice?

Players should bring water and a properly inflated soccer ball (U5-U8 size 3; U9-10 size 4). Players should also wear shin guards and appropriate soccer shoes.  Those playing on the turf at Elkhorn Training Camp may wear regular soccer shoes with cleats.

When do games begin and where will they be held?
U5/6 "Play Days" will begin on Sunday, April 9 at Elkhorn Training Camp and Ta-Ha-Zouka Park.
U7/8 games will begin on Friday, April 7 and Saturday, April 8 at Elkhorn Training Camp.
U9/10 games will begin Saturday, April 8 at James P. McNeil Soccer Complex ("JPM"- 23155 W Maple Rd).

Parents should check with their coach or Hive Academy Director if there are questions concerning game schedules.  Hive Academy Directors and coaches should be sending game schedules to every family through email.  The club will also post this information on the website as soon as it is available for publication.

Where can we purchase uniforms?
All uniforms can be purchased at Soccer Internationale (2541 S 132nd St) starting Monday, March 27.
U9/10 uniforms can also be purchased online.

I haven't heard from my child's coach.  What should I do?
Please reach out to the Hive Academy Director assigned to your child's age group.

U5/6 Matt Dowd- mkdowd@cox.net
U7 Chad Lange- lange_chad@live.com
U8 Andy Staberg- coachstaberg.esc@gmail.com
U9/10 Adam Hooi- coachhooi@gmail.com