Soccer School Competitions

The Soccer Skills Competitions and Unified Team Tournaments are offered in all three counties during the month of April.

2019 SOCCER RULES

 

Event Information

All events begin at 10:15 a.m. with an Opening Ceremony

Thursday, April 18 at Polytech High School – Kent/Sussex Middle and High Schools (no rain date set)

Tuesday, April 30 at University of Delaware – New Castle Elementary (rain date May 7)

Wednesday, May 1 at Kirkwood Soccer – New Castle Middle and High Schools (rain date May 6)

Thursday, May 2 at DE Turf – Kent/Sussex Elementary (rain date May 10)

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Levels of Competition

Motor Activity Training Program: Individually-designed activities for athletes of all ages who are not able to successfully participate in the traditional Individual Skills events.

Young Athletes: Athletes ages Kindergarten through age 7 participate in the Basic Skills events, but do so without competing. Instead each athlete receives a participant medal.

Basic Skills

Standard Skills

Advanced Skills

5 v 5 Unified Team competition: Teams of 3 athletes and 2 Unified partners compete in one of two levels of competition: Developmental or Competitive.

 

History and Facts

  • In 2016, more than 1,600 school-age students participated in the soccer skills competitions and team tournaments statewide.

 

Family Information

  • Be sure to visit the local Area table at the event to learn more about what SODE has to offer your child.
  • Concessions will NOT be available for purchase at the event.