Register for Recreational Soccer via Mail


To register you will need the following:
*Copy of Birth Certificate (If NEW player)
 Please make checks payable to:  Elks Youth Athletics  
Send all required items to the P.O. Box listed below:  
Elks Youth Athletics
P.O.Box 1092
Granite City, IL 62040



  The fee for the first family member is $90. Upon registration each family will receive 3 discount cards, which can be sold for $10 each. This $30 is then yours to keep. Each additional family member is only $60. The discount for siblings only occurs when the children are registered together. If you are unable to appropriate the funds at this time, you can fill out a request for financial aid. We are certainly willing to work with you to ensure your children are able to enjoy youth soccer in our community!



A brief overview of the Elks Rec program:


Our age groups play with the appropriate amount of players on the field at one time which allows for the most amount of touches for each player and also makes the game more fun.  

See our age brackets below:


U4-U5 Juniors program

U6 - U7 3v3 (NO goalies) - 10 players per team max.  Please view the 3v3 rules for more details on the 3v3 league.

U8 - U12 6v6 - 12 players per team max.

U13 + 8v8 - 14 players per team max.



The league will 7 spring and 7 fall games, with a guarantee of 6 games each season. Games will be scheduled on Saturdays and Mondays with Sundays reserved for makeup games.




Teams are coached and managed by volunteers. If you are interested in helping, you can indicate this on the player registration form and fill out a coach/manager registration form. To verify your child's division open the age matrix sheet

Coaches Download Game Rules, Head Ball Rules  and Referee Game Instructions for game information.  For game cancellation procedure down load the Cancellation Procedure


Juniors program for 3 and 4 year olds:

Our Junior’s program is training and practices that is age appropriate for players born between 1/1/14 and 7/31/15. Your child must be three by March 1st for spring session, August 1st for fall session, to be enrolled. Junior’s will consist of training & game play for a total of 6 sessions.  Junior’s fee is $60.



Questions? Please read the Parent Q & A Sheet by clicking on this link.

For more information please email rec@elkssoccerclub.org.                                             

All files are in pdf format and open with Acrobat Reader.