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FALL 2014 - SPRING 2015 FAIRFIELD OPTIMIST SOCCER CLUB SELECT SOCCER TRYOUT INFORMATION


WHO: All current and new / prospective U8 - U19 players.

WHERE: Fairfield Optimist Soccer Fields (96 Forest Lake Lane, Fairfield, OH).

WHEN: Tryouts will be held May 27- June 1,2014 for the U8-U19 age groups. Players are encouraged to attend all evaluation sessions and be available for an invitation only training session if needed. See tryout schedule below

AGE GROUPS: To determine your age group reference the TRYOUT SCHEDULE below or contact the FOSC Boys Coordinator or Girls Coordinator.

TRYOUT REGISTRATION: All players (including current FOSC players) must register for tryouts through FOSC's online system prior to the first tryout session. See the section below to establish a login and register players or to confirm your attendance at tryouts.

If player(s) are unable to attend one or more of the scheduled tryout sessions, please register your player(s) in our system and indicate scheduling conflict in the notes section of the registration and send an email to the FOSC Staff.



FALL 2014 - SPRING 2015 TRYOUT SCHEDULE

ACADEMY Players (age 5-7): Please sign up for this program directly by using our online registration system.

GIRLS U8 (Born between 8-1-06 & 7-31-07): May 27th/May 28th (5:30-6:45pm)
BOYS U8 (Born between 8-1-06 & 7-31-07): May 29th/May 30th (5:30-6:45pm)

GIRLS U9 (Born between 8-1-05 & 7-31-06): May 27th/May 28th (5:30-6:45pm)
BOYS U9 (Born between 8-1-05 & 7-31-06): May 29th/May 30th (5:30-6:45pm)

GIRLS U10 (Born between 8-1-04 & 7-31-05): May 27th/May 28th (7:00-8:15pm)
BOYS U10 (Born between 8-1-04 & 7-31-05): May 29th/May 30th (7:00-8:15pm)

GIRLS U11 (Born between 8-1-03 & 7-31-04): May 27th/May 28th (5:30-7:00pm)
BOYS U11 (Born between 8-1-03 & 7-31-04): May 29th/May 30th (5:30-7:00pm)

GIRLS U12 (Born between 8-1-02 & 7-31-03): May 27th/May 28th (7:15-8:45pm)
BOYS U12 (Born between 8-1-02 & 7-31-03): May 29th/May 30th (7:15-8:45pm)

GIRLS U13 (Born between 8-1-01 & 7-31-02): May 27th/May 28th (5:30-7:00pm)
BOYS U13 (Born between 8-1-01 & 7-31-02): May 29th/May 30th (5:30-7:00pm)

GIRLS U14 (Born between 8-1-00 & 7-31-01): May 27th/May 28th (7:15-8:45pm)
BOYS U14 (Born between 8-1-00 & 7-31-01): May 29th/May 30th (7:15-8:45pm)

GIRLS U15 (Born between 8-1-99 & 7-31-00): May 31st/June 1st (12:30-2:00pm)
BOYS U15 (Born between 8-1-99 & 7-31-00): May 31st/June 1st (9:00-10:30am)

GIRLS U16 (Born between 8-1-98 & 7-31-99): May 31st/June 1st (12:30-2:00pm)
BOYS U16 (Born between 8-1-98 & 7-31-99): May 31st/June 1st (9:00-10:30am)

GIRLS U17 (Born between 8-1-97 & 7-31-98): May 31st/June 1st (2:15-3:45pm)
BOYS U17 (Born between 8-1-97 & 7-31-98): May 31st/June 1st (10:45am-12:15pm)

GIRLS U18 (Born between 8-1-96 & 7-31-97): May 31st/June 1st (2:15-3:45pm)
BOYS U18 (Born between 8-1-96 & 7-31-97): May 31st/June 1st (10:45am-12:15pm)


Preparing for tryouts...
- After registering online, each player must check in at the Optimist field shelter prior to their session each day.
- Please plan to arrive 15 mins before the age group session start time to allow time for check in.
- Be dressed and ready to play. Bring a ball, shin guards and water.
- Players should plan to attend both tryout sessions and be available for a third session (by invite only) if necessary.

FOSC Tryout Process
-Tryouts will be conducted May 27 - June 1, 2014. Coaches, trainers or other evaluators will email players to extend offers.

-Once teams are established, team meetings will be held shortly thereafter to introduce team, secure team / club fees.

FOSC follows the Ohio South Youth Soccer Association rules regarding a players right to choose a club. For information, please see the Ohio South Rules Manual.


register FOSC TRYOUT REGISTRATION

Any player attending FOSC club tryouts should register online in advance.

New players: (Have not previously attended FOSC tryouts or do not have an existing online account, includes Academy aged players)

1. Click on the link above for FOSC's player registration / info system.
2. If the family/player does not have an existing login, use the "Not registered yet?" link to follow the prompts to create a login.
3. Log in to your new account and use the "Tryouts" /"Register for FOSC Tryouts" menu options then use the "Register New Player" link to submit a registration for each new player.
4. Once the players have been created, players should be set to attend tryouts. Simply remember to check in with FOSC at the start of each session (Optimist shelterhouse).


Existing Account (Family already has players with FOSC or have previously registered with an online account):

1. Click on the link above to enter FOSC's player registration / info system.
2. Log in with your FOSC online registration account information. If you've forgotten your login info, follow the "Forgot password?" link or contact web@foscsoccer.com for assistance.
3. After logging in, you will see a blue "Tryout Registration" screen appear with a list of your current players. On this screen, you can confirm player attendance at tryouts with their group. Once this is done, players are set to attend tryouts.
4. Need to add a player to your account? Use the "Tryouts" / "Register for FOSC Tryouts" menu options then use the "Register New Player" link to submit a registration for each new player.
5. Once the new player registration is submitted, players should be set up in the system and can be viewed from the "My Account" menu and players should be set to attend tryouts. Simply remember to check in with FOSC at the start of each session (Optimist shelterhouse).


**Note: All registered users of FOSC's registration system will be receiving regular emails from info@foscsoccer.info. If, after creating an account, you have not seen these emails after a few weeks or leading up to a season, please check your spam / email filters to configure your email to receive these messages from that address.

Need Help?? If you need assistance registering, please contact web@foscsoccer.com via email.



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TRYOUT CONTACTS

FOSC President:
Nick Goodwin
Academy Coordinator (U5-U8 Boys/Girls):
Will Peppard -316-655-1266
Boys Coordinator:
Mike Russo
Girls Coordinator:
Karen Phillips