Santa Barbara Womens Soccer Organization: FAQ
Frequenty Asked Questions
- When does season start? Fall season normally starts the Saturday after Labor Day weekend in September. Spring season will often start in February and run through June
- When can I join a team?
You can join a team any time during the season. The team manager must add you to the roster by Friday prior the game you will play. Once you have been dropped from a roster, you can not be re-added to your team's roster or to another roster for the remainder of the season.
- How do I register for the league? You will register for the league with your team manager. If you don't have a team yet, you can get placed with a team by contacting the league where you will be put in contact with the New Player Liasion. To complete registration: Sign a liability waiver, pay your fee to your team manager.
- What if I want to register a new team for the league?
To register a new team: 1) Contact the league at firstname.lastname@example.org to get required information, 2) Submit a roster of a minimum of 13 players to the League Director, 3) Get your player forms and money submitted to the league
- How old do I have to be?
SBSWO is an adult league, so you must be 18 or older to play. 16-18 year olds may play only with a signed parental waiver and copy of their birth certificate with an accompanying legal form of picture ID.
- Can I field players from another team if my team is short rostered players for a game?
You may only field "helper" players if your team has less than 12 players at the start of your game. Helper players must not cause you to have more than 1 sub at a time. Once 12 rostered players have arrived, you may no longer use the helper players.