PHILADELPHIA UNION: REC-SELECT SOCCER LEAGUE

THE PHILADELPHIA UNION / WCUSC
MIDDLE SCHOOL & HIGH SCHOOL
REC-SELECT SOCCER LEAGUE
FALL 2019

What: 

The Philadelphia Union & Penn Fusion SA-WCUSC are collaborating during the Fall 2019 season to provide middle school and high school aged Recreation teams a fun, competitive, professionally-managed league. Players register with their existing Recreation/Intramural Club; Clubs register specific Middle School & High School aged Recreation teams for the Philadelphia Union-WCUSC Rec-Select League.

Inter-club recreation league for middle school and high school aged players, with gender specific divisions.

  • Boys: U14 Division 

  • Boys: U15-U18 Division (High School)

  • Girls: U14 Division

  • Girls: U15-U18 Division (High School)

Who:

  • Any recreation league, club, or association can register teams within the league.

Where:

  • League is based in West Chester, PA.  Particpation limited to teams located within 20 mile radius of West Chester (19382). Teams can host up to 3 home games at their home field (optional).

Questions:

Registration:

Structure:

  • 11v11 Format / Gender Speicifc Divisions / USSF-FIFA Rules

  • Participating teams can choose to have all games scheudled at league managed facilities (greater West Chester area) or teams can may host 3 of their 7 regular season games at league approved sites in their specfic community.

  • All games witin the U14 & U15-U18 age groups will be assigned a full referee crew (assigned by the league).

  • All teams are guaranteed 7 regular season games (weather permitting).

  • Top 8 teams per division will qualify for the End of Season Playoffs (EOS).

  • Game Dates:

    • Any weather related postponments will be rescheduled at the discretion of the league, which could include Sat/Sun.

      • Regular Season - ​Saturday's: 

        • ​Sept: 7, 14, 21, 28

        • Oct: 5, 12

      • Regular Season - ​Sunday's: 

        • Sep: 15

      • ​EOS  Event:​

        • October 19 & 20th​

        • October 26 & 27 (league raindate)

League Benefits:

  • Quality and depth of competition.

  • Gender specific divisions.

  • Quality facilities.

  • League minimum standards.

  • Competative pricing.

  • Limited Travel.

  • Full referee crews.

  • End of season tournament.

  • Player awards for all Champions/Finalists.

  • Centralized managmenet & communications.

  • Centralized scheduling.

  • League uniform discount pricing available (teams can also use existing uniforms).

  • Each participating club is eligible to receive a Philadelphia Union Coach Education / Player Clinic on-site at their club.

  • The Philadelphia Union 'UTOUR' will be onsite in West Chester for one designated regular season game day (open to all participating clubs).

  • Official Union jersey patches for participating teams.

  • The Union Rec-Select League will have a 'League Night Out' at a Philadelphia Union home game, with special ticket pricing for league players (Player Tickets $10 / Adult Tickets $25).

Cost/Registration:

  • All teams must be registered in a intramural or recreation league or club within EPYS.

  • No travel players/teams are permitted to register.

  • Interested individual players can be assigned to the club/team nearest your home town.

  • Team Fee = $150 (+ Referee Fees)