The next generation of area soccer players can get a head start with Jackson Hole Youth Soccer 2019 fall season programs.
Registration is open for four levels of youth soccer, including Minikickers, Grassroots, Academy and United leagues.
Minikickers is a co-ed program for children born between Jan. 1, 2015, and Dec. 31, 2016. The program runs from Sept. 16 to Oct. 20 with the aim of introducing the game through age-appropriate games and activities. The cost is $100 with a $50 late fee after Aug. 4.
The Grassroots program is for children born between Jan. 1, 2013, and Dec. 31, 2014, and runs from Sept. 9 to Oct. 27. The program is co-ed, with two groups practicing on either Tuesdays or Thursdays and games on Saturday at the Alpine Fields. Depending on the number of registrations, the program could field an all-girl team. Registration is $150 with a $50 late fee after Aug. 4.
The Academy level is for children born between Jan. 1, 2008, and Dec. 31, 2012. The league aims to be the development arm of Jackson Hole Youth Soccer with an emphasis on skill development, good sportsmanship and knowledge of the game with play running from Sept. 9 to Oct. 27. The cost is $225 with a $50 late fee after Aug. 4.
United is the highest level within Jackson Hole Youth Soccer, accepting players born between Jan. 1, 2000, and Jan. 31, 2009. The aim of the program, which runs from Aug. 26 to Oct. 26, is to develop players to their fullest potential. The costs for 9U-10U is $325, 11U-12U is $350 and 13U-15U is $400.
For details, including uniform prices, visit JacksonHoleYouthSoccer.org.