Pawtucket Youth Soccer: Fall Recreational

Recreation Rules
(depending on the number of registrations)


General Rules



Shin Guards, water bottle and appropriate size balls are required for practices.  Soccer balls are also required for U4 - U8 age groups at games.

Cleats are recommended for all age groups, especially older age groups but are not required. 


Each player must play a minimum of 50 % game time. We encourage players to play different positions.

NO Slide tackling  

NO Jewlery (taped or otherwise)

NO Toe cleats ( Football, baseball or all sport cleats)   

There will be throw- ins and corner kicks depending on the age group 



U4     4v4    No Goalies  10 Minute Halves **Challenger Coaches will train

U6     4v4    No Goalies  10 Minute Halves  **Challenger Coaches will train

U8     5v5     Goalies       10 Minute Quarters

U10   6v6    Goalies       20 Minute Halves  Offside Rule

U12/ U15 Girls   8v8    Goalies       25 Minute Halves  Offside Rule (depending on the number of registrations)

U16 Coed  11V11 Goalies       25 Minute Halves  Offside Rule (depending on the number of registrations)

Substiutions U8 and under anytime

U10 and Up On a throw in FIFA rules..


Standings will be kept for U10 & up. Posted on website

Top 4 teams will play in Semi-finals the 9th week.

Please make sure that you check your score cards that you sign for the referees. Make sure the score is correct and that you are signing the right spot. 

3pts Win, 1pt Tie, 0pt Loss.

Tie-breaker Rules

  1. Head to Head
  2. Goals Allowed
  3. Goals Forced
  4. Penalty Kicks


Cancellations will be sent by Email, Facebook & Website will be updated. 





PYSA  Fall Rec soccer is an 8 week program which will start aproximately at the end of August (No games Labor Day weekend). The cost of the program is $80.00 which includes a uniform (shirt,shorts and socks) . Teams practice once a week and games are on Saturdays (game time can vary from 8:30am-4pm depending on the number of teams). The registration period for this program starts in May till the end on June. The age groups for Fall Rec are as follows:

U4 Coed 

U6 Boys and U6 Girls  

U8 Boys and U8 Girls

U10 Boys and U10 Girls

U13 Boys and U13 Girls

U16 Coed

********U13 and U16 divisions can change based on number of registrations********

For the U10 and up divisions standings will be kept and the top 4 teams make the playoffs in week 9.

****If you are interested in coaching then please register asap (the sooner we get a coach placed for each team the earlier we can get out rosters*****

****If you would like to sponsor a team ($150.00/team) then please contact Jayson at

If you have any questions regarding the recreational programs then please email Ana at

Volunteers please email us at