Soccer for everyone!
Fun, fitness and friendships
The ASA recreational league is the largest youth sports league in Alexandria!
ASA’s recreational league is a volunteer based, inclusive soccer program for kids of all abilities and experience levels, ages 4-19. The league is all about fun, fitness and friendships! Teams practice once a week and play games on Saturdays in Alexandria (high school teams sometimes opt to practice twice per week).
The majority of kids are placed on teams that practice near or at their schools. This structure makes practices more convenient for families and helps group kids who know each other from school on the same team.
Fall 2021 Game Schedules
Winter 2022 Rec Futsal
Futsal RegistrationWinter 2022
January 9 - February 27
Your child will be assigned to a team after registration. The team will have an ASA professionally licensed futsal coach assigned to coach them in each game. There are no futsal practices, team will just play games!
What is Futsal?
Futsal is a fun and fast paced game that is played 5v5 on a hard court surface (usually indoors!). The ball is slightly heavier than a soccer ball to reduce bounce, games are quick, and kids get LOTS of touches on the ball.
If you are familiar with Futsal and ready to register, use the registration box to the left to sign your child up!
If you are new to futsal or want learn more click below to read all about the Winter Futsal League.
Spring Single Season Registration
PreK - 2nd gradeRec Soccer
3rd - 6th gradeRec Soccer
7th - 12th gradeRec Soccer
Financial aid is available to Rec League players who qualify for the Alexandria City Public School (ACPS) Free or Reduced Lunch Program. A copy of a child’s enrollment in the lunch program is required for aid consideration. If you have additional questions, please feel free to contact the office at 703-684-5425 or email [email protected].
Age Group Chart
All Rec players need a blue and a red soccer jersey Jerseys are $10 each.
Additionally, shinguards are required for play. Players may wear any color of shorts & socks. We sell black shorts ($12) and black socks ($6) in the office.
Registrants living outside the Alexandria City proper will pay a $35 non-resident fee per season.
For kids born in 2014 & 2015
The Junior Academy offers kids an early introduction to ASA’s Academy program with professional coaches, structured training sessions and a local league + scrimmages. Kids are identified and recommended by ASA coaches and invited to an ID session or practice for evaluation.
Junior Academy participants are often more comfortable on the ball than other kids their age and/or are interested in an extra practice each week in a structured environment. Many kids play on their Rec League team AND participate in the Junior Academy.
Thank you Parents coaches, volunteers.
The ASA Rec League is made possible by the incredible volunteer coaches who step up to coach each team. Are you a parent or adult who’d like to volunteer your time on the field?
No experience needed! ASA provides coaches with equipment (cones, pinnies, pop up goals), an ASA technical t-shirt and practice activities. Additionally, recreational coaches may contact ASA and request for practice support from a professional coach. Volunteer coaches provide a life-changing experience for kids on the soccer field and help make this league a family affair!
The Recreational League has a zero tolerance policy for negative and/or abusive sideline behaviour. Parents and coaches should be supportive sideline cheerleaders to help provide children with a positive and fun experience. Cheer for the kids — do not yell at the other team, players or referees. A few relevant resources for coaches and parents:
For 3rd-6th grade participants who are unable to remove earrings prior to a game, parents must sign the liability release form below. Teams participating in SFL must follow the Laws of the Game and remove all jewelry. ASA highly recommends that participants remove all jewelry before playing.