U14 & U18 Leagues
Youth Rec Soccer
- Practices begin: Week of August 20
- Opening Game Day: Saturday, September 8
- Season Ends: Saturday, November 3
- Practices begin: Week of November 26
- Opening Game Day: Saturday, December 8
- Season Ends: Saturday, February 9
U14 & U18 Soccer Leagues
U14 Boys / U14 Girls: 11v11; 15 players on a team, goalkeeper
U18 Boys / U18 Girls: 11v11; 15 players on a team, goalkeeper
CHAMP U14 and U18 teams play in the MARS (Mecklenburg Area Recreational Soccer) league. Teams may hold one or two practices per week. All practices are held at Calvary. Games are played at Calvary and other community locations.
CHAMP provides uniforms and equipment. Players must provide their own cleats/shoes and shin guards.
Players currently enrolled in a club soccer program are ineligible for U12, U14, or U18 rec soccer.
U12 Soccer League
U12 Boys/Girls: 9v9; 13 players on a team, goalkeeper
CHAMP U12 teams play in the CSA League (Charlotte Soccer Academy).
All practices are held at Calvary; teams may hold one or two practices per week. Games are mostly played at other community locations. Players provide their own cleats and shin guards.
Please note: Players currently enrolled in a club soccer program are ineligible for U12, U14, or U18 rec soccer.
Ages 5–10 League
Ages 5–10 Soccer League
5 yrs Coed: 4v4; 8 players on a team; NO goalkeeper
6 yrs Coed: 4v4; 8 players on a team; NO goalkeeper
7–8 yrs Boys/Girls: 6v6; 9 players on a team, goalkeeper
9–10 yrs Boys/Girls: 6v6; 9 players on a team, goalkeeper
Teams practice one night during the week and play one game each Saturday. Players per team and game times vary by age division. (Practice night preference can be selected through online registration.)
All games and practices are held at Calvary CHAMP fields.
4s Coed Instructional League
4s Coed Instructional Soccer League
4 yrs Coed: 4v4; 8 players on a team, NO goalkeeper
4s teams have no weekday practices. Sessions meet on Saturdays at 9:00 AM only.
Session includes 25 minutes of practice, a five-minute Bible huddle time with a 30-minute game.
All games and practices are on Calvary CHAMP fields.
3s Coed Little Tots
3s Coed Little Tots Soccer
3 Year Olds: 8 players per session
Sessions are offered on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 5:45–6:15 PM.
Sessions include 25 minutes of fun games, drills, and scrimmage followed by a five-minute Bible time.
All sessions are on Calvary CHAMP fields.
Uniforms & Equipment
Rec Soccer Uniforms & Equipment
CHAMP has a standard soccer uniform for ages 5-12. Each player is issued two custom jerseys (blue=home / white=away), one pair of custom shorts, and one pair of uniform socks. Wear the "home" or "away" jersey based on your team game schedule.
Players must wear shin guards during practices and games. Shin guards are not provided, but they can be purchased at sporting goods stores.
Athletic shoes are required; cleats are recommended and preferred for ages 5+.
CHAMP provides soccer balls and goals.