PROGRAMS

General Information

Hopkinton Youth Soccer (HYS) has programs for players of all abilities. There are four separate programs. These programs are organized for the children based on their grade enrollment and/or age.

The Four Programs are:

Foundations

  • Kick Start for 4 year olds
  • Kindergarten soccer

In Town (for 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade)

Travel (Some 3rd grade,  4-8 in fall and some 3rd grade, 4-12 in spring)

High School Coed (grades 9-12) – Fall only

 

We have 2 seasons:

Fall (early-September until mid-November)

Spring (early April until mid-June)

 

 

UniformsPlayers in Kick Start thru 3rd grade will be given a new uniform-tshirt by their coach each season. There is no longer a need for those players to purchase a uniform.

 

All Travel players (except HS Coed) must wear HYS uniforms

 

 

 

Equipment - All players must wear shin guards and either soccer cleats or sneakers.  All players must bring their own ball to practice.  Micro players are given a ball in their first season.  Recommended ball sizes are:

  • KickStart through 3rd grade – size 3
  • U10-U12 (4th-6th grade) – size 4
  • U14 and up (7th grade & up) – size 5

Rules of the Game - The rules can be found on the website