Freedom Optimist Soccer: Welcome


Welcome to Freedom Optimist Soccer

Freedom Optimist Soccer Information Line: (410) 795-7697

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Freedom Soccer Family Night at the Baltimore Blast

Baltimore Blast 

Come out for Freedom Soccer Family Night with the Baltimore Blast!

Join other Freedom Soccer families as the Baltimore Blast take on Harrisburg Saturday 21 November at 7:35PM at the Royal Farms Arena. Tickets are only $17 ($19 at the Box Office).

All youth teams wearing their uniforms will be honored on the field during the Blast opening ceremonies!

Attend a private pre-game meet and greet with Blast players at 6pm for Freedom Soccer!

COACHES - Contact Mike CONWAY at the Blast office for your tickets by 16 November (extended from 2 November) at 410-558-4292 OR Checks can be made payable to: Baltimore Blast

Any coach bringing 20+ will receive 2 FREE tickets! 

Help Support Freedom Soccer with Cash for Causes

Support the Freedom Soccer league all season long just by buying groceries!

When you order Martin's Gift Cards a percentage of each card sold goes back to the league. The proceeds help toward new goals, equipment, our new scholarship fund and more.

Cards are available in denominations of $50 and $100. Email before Thursday each week with your order and the cards will be available the following Saturday.

More information about all of these opportunties is available in the Fundraising section in the Handouts area.

EES Snack Shack Schedule, Game Schedules and Team Parent Handouts

2015 EES Snack Shack Schedule, Game Schedules, Picture Day Schedule and other Team Parent handouts are available for download.

Click on the Team Parents menu item to take you to the Team Parents section of the site. Here you will find links and other information related to the available schedules and handouts. Team Parents should check in here frequently to look for updated information.

Weather Policies

Weather Hotline
If fhe fields are closed due to conditions or inclement weather is expected or occurring, call the Freedom Optimist Soccer hotline at (410) 795-7697, Option 1, to check on field availability. On weekdays the message is updated by 5pm.

Thunder & Lightning Policy per Carroll County Recreation and Parks
Once lightning is observed or thunder is heard during outdoor recreation council activities, all athletic fields must be cleared for a period of 20 minutes. If lightning is observed (or thunder heard) again, the 20 minute period of cleared fields starts over. You can read the official policy at:

Frequently Asked Questions

See our FAQs.

The Freedom Optimist Soccer League is affiliated with the Freedom Area Recreation Council in cooperation with the Carroll County Department of Recreation and Parks.

The Americans with Disabilities Act applies to the Carroll County Government and its programs, services, activities, and facilities. Anyone requiring an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication or who has a complaint should contact The Department of Citizen Services, 410.386.3600 or 1.888.302.8978 or MD Relay 7-1-1/1.800.735.2258 as soon as possible but no later than 72 hours before the scheduled event.