FALL 2015 DETAILS
Our U14 Division will run at Bolen Park in Leesburg. Players will have both a team practice and a skills practice. Team practices will focus on team play and are held on Tuesday nights from 6:00-7:30pm. Skills sessions will focus on the individual technical skills and are held on Thursday nights from 7:30-8:30pm and run by our Youth Rec League Coordinator. Umpired games will run 11v11 on a standard field (60 x 100 yds).
NEW FOR FALL 2015!
RETURN TO 11v11 PLAY
Return to 11v11 play will really prepare our players for high school play. Learn new team strategies based on the larger field of play.
TECHNICAL SKILLS PRACTICES
All players have the opportunity to participate in specialized technical skills training. Small coach to player ratios ensure maximum return on participation.
OUTSIDE YOUTH LEAGUE GAMES WITH FAIRFAX YOUTH LEAGUES
Get ready to prepare for varsity field hockey in fall 2016! Nothing will prepare you like playing against the players you face from tougher and well-established programs from Fairfax County - teams like Westfield, Chantilly, Fairfax, and Herndon who are perennial Regional tournament teams. U14 teams will play home and away games with leagues such as Great Falls, Herndon-Restion, and McLean. Your chance to get better will be playing teams outside of Loudoun! Games wil be held at Bolen Park and Nike Field in Great Falls.
ALL STAR TOURNAMENT, SATURDAY OCTOBER 31
Fall 2015 players have the opportunity to participate in an All Star Tournament versus teams from other local youth leagues such as Great Falls and Herndon-Reston. Tournament will be held at Nike Field in Great Falls. All coaches will recommend their top players to be selected to the All Star team. Practices will be held at Bolen Park:
- Sunday October 18, 6:30-8:00pm
- Sunday October 25, 6:30-8:00pm
- Wednesday October 28, 7:00-8:30pm
Program fee is $150 for the season for Loudoun residents and $160 for non-Loudoun residents and includes PFH pinnie, field costs, PRCS player fee, and head coach USAFH membership fees. Late fee of $25 begins August 1.
AGE GROUPS FOR 2015
U14 Division - girls born in 2000 and 2001
Team practices begin on Tuesday September 1 and will end on Tuesday October 20 and run from 6:00-7:30pm at Bolen Park.
Skills practices begin on Thursday September 3 and will end on Thursday October 22 and run from 7:30-8:30pm at Bolen Park.
Games begin on Saturday September 12 and will end on Saturday October 24; games at Bolen Park typically run 1:00pm-3:00pm and games at Nike Field (off Route 7 near Utterback Store Rd) TBD; schedule due out mid-August.
All players must have a molded colored mouth guard, shin guards, and stick. Cleats or sneakers may be worn.
All U10, U12, and U14 players must have a PFH reversible pinnie to be worn at all practices. PFH pinnies, dark colored shorts or kilts, and either white or navy socks are required for games. Optional PFH kilts and shorts are available at the PFH Online Store.
INTERESTED IN BECOMING A GOALIE?
We'd love to see some new goalies out there trying this fantastic position! PFH will lend equipment for the season and will provide FREE training on Friday nights at Dulles Sportsplex.
for more information!
Register to become a Youth Rec League coach! If you love working with kids and love to give back to your community, coaching is for you! Your commitment includes the weekly Team Practice as well as Games. Learn more by attending and learning at the Skills Practices run by our Youth Rec League Coordinator. Our Youth Rec League Coodrinator is also the person to go to to help design your practice plans. Training is available!
with any questions about coaching. PFH will also reimburse for any new USAFH Coach Memberships.