Rockland Youth Soccer: Welcome

Upcoming Events
Date Event Time Location
Tue 5/30 star Live Registration 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM RYS Clubhouse (Esten Elementary)
Sat 6/3 star Honey Dew Days 5:00 AM - 9:00 PM Honey Dew Donuts Rockland
Sun 6/4 star Honey Dew Days 5:00 AM - 9:00 PM Honey Dew Donuts Rockland
Tue 6/6 star RYS General Monthly Meeting 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM RYS Clubhouse
Sat 6/17 star RYS Night at the Revolution 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Gillette Stadium
Sat 6/24 star FALL 2017 Travel Registration Deadline All Day RYS Website

Welcome to the Rockland Youth Soccer website. Please review the following information, as well as any pages for information regarding registration, age groups, coaching and volunteering.

Facebook Icon Twitter Icon Amazon Smile

RYS Fall 17 Registration is Open

Registration is open for FALL 2017! Online registration is the preferred method. For more information please view our registration page.

There will be "live" registrations held next Saturday 5/20 from 10-1 and Wednesday 5/30 from 5-7 at the RYS Clubhouse (cash or check at the "live" registrations)

Travel Registration Deadline (for Grade 3-Grade 8) is June 24th.

If your child will be in 3rd grade in the Fall, please remember that they will be playing TRAVEL. There is no in town option. All NEW travel players must purchase a full uniform (shirt, shorts, socks) for $55.

Micro Registration Deadline (for PreK-Grade 2) is August 12th.

REGISTER FOR THE GRADE YOUR CHILD WILL BE IN AS OF SEPTEMBER 2017.

Dates for Travel Evaluations will be announced shortly. Any questions can be emailed to Kerry Sullivan at registrar@rocklandyouthsoccer.org

For specific questions about your childs age group, please contact the appropriate age director. Age Directors contact information is on the Age Director page.

RYS Fundraising Notes & Events

Keep an eye out for 2017 fundraisers. Please click on our Fundraising Events page for upcoming and current events! As always, RYS is appreciative of anything you can do to help the program and are always looking for more volunteers to help!

Concussion Information for Parents & Coaches 

Concussions continue to be an active topic amongst the sports community. RYS wanted to share some important information for both Coaches and Parents on the topic of concussions. Please visit this link to US Soccer for more details:

http://www.ussoccer.com/about/recognize-to-recover/concussion-guidelines

Also, Travel coaches please note, effective Spring 2016, it is mandatory for all of you to take the free online course about concussions. This course will help you better understand, recognize, learn, and focus on prevention of concussions. Please visit the following link to learn more about the course and to launch the online tutorial:

 http://www.cdc.gov/HeadsUp/youthsports/training/index.html

Click for Practice and Game Schedules 

Volunteers Needed

Dr. Martin Luther King said "Everybody can be great because everybody can serve".  Are you one thats looking to serve and make a difference in the Rockland community?  If so, volunteering for RYS is one way of giving yourself that satisfaction, pride, and accomplishment you get when volunteering.  

There are many opportunities to volunteer your time with RYS:

Concession Stand -  We are always looking for Adult volunteers to help with concessions. Also, High School students looking to earn their community service hours can also volunteer at the Concession stand. If you are interested in volunteering your time please contact our Director of Concessions, Christine Berkley @ cberks74@yahoo.com .

Coaching - ALL Age groups are looking for Coaches.  If you, or someone you know is interested in coaching for one of the age groups, please reach out to that age groups Age Directors.  You can find a link of Age Directors by clicking on the Divisions/Age Director tab.

RYS Improvements -  RYS is always looking to improve.  Whether it be field improvements, concession stand improvements, etc., we are always looking to get better.  Do you master in a trade? Looking to volunteer your expertise?  If you fall in this category or know of a person or company looking to volunteer their services please consider RYS.  We are always looking at ways to get better. If you want to volunteer your traits please contact RYS at: info@rocklandyouthsoccer.org

RYS Other Important Announcements

  • Cleat Donation Program – RYS is pleased to bring back the cleat donation program. If you have soccer cleats that are in good condition but no longer fit your player please consider donating them to RYS. RYS will make these cleats available to those that are in need of a pair. Please consider donating your soccer cleats to the clubhouse. For those in need of soccer cleats, please come down to the clubhouse to see what we have available.