Winter 2021 Update - Return to Play!

Winter 2021 Update - Return to Play!

 

As we approach the end of our Fall 2020 season, we wanted to bring you up to date on what the Winter 2021 season will look like. Information regarding registration will be out in the very near future. Here is a brief overview of what Soccer Nova Scotia is planning regarding league play in the new year. Please note that this overview is subject to change pending any changes in Covid-19 restrictions. The following divisions will be offered for both male and female players:

 

Performance Division                      Community Division                         Skill Centre

U13 AA    (2008)                                 U18 A/B  (2003 - 2005)                       U10 / U11   (2010 - 2011)

U15 AAA  (2006 - 2007)                     U15 A/B  (2006 - 2007)                       U8 / U9       (2012 - 2014)

U15 AA    (2006 - 2007)                      U13 A/B  (2008)

U17 AAA  (2004 - 2005)                     U12 A      (2009)                                

U18 AA    (2003 - 2005)                      U12 B/C  (2009)

 

Youth Divisions - U12+

· Start date: January 16

· End Date: March 28

· Duration: 45 minute games, no stoppage

· Format: 7 v 7

· Season: 10 games

· Playoffs: None

· Spectators: None

· Locations:

o U15AAA / U17AAA Teams - East Hants Sportsplex Dome (alternate facility - BMOSC)

o High Performance AAA / AA Teams - Possible travel to rural Nova Scotia

o All other divisions - BMO Soccer Centre

 

Skill Centre Divisions - U8-U11

· Festival-Style Jamborees

· Tentative Dates:

o January 16/17

o January 30/31

o February 13/14

o February 27/28

o March 13/14

· Festival Location: East Coast Varsity Dome (Dartmouth), clubs will alternate as festival host

 

· U8 / U9 (Saturdays) 

o 2 games per day

o Game Length: 25 minutes, no stoppage

o Format: 5 v 5

o Balanced teams

o Game Leaders (not refs)

o Spectators: None

 

· U10 / U11 (Sundays)

o 2 games per day

o Game Length: 40 minutes, no stoppage

o Format: 7 v 7

o Balanced teams

o Referees Assigned

o Spectators: None

 

Team training will begin starting January 6th. League play will start January 16th. Both training and league play will end on March 28th.