New to soccer info - FAQ
Here are some quick facts for those new to BV soccer, or for those who would like to learn more about BVSS:
• BVSS has six house leagues, from ages 5 to 18.
• House league commences the beginning of May and terminates at the end of June.
• Registration is about a month long. Deadline for registration is early April. Forms of advertising will be; newspaper, radio, banners on Hwy 16, emails and Facebook posts.
• BVSS is a volunteer run society. Parents/guardians are responsible for volunteering 5 hours per player. Refer to 'Volunteer information' on this website for more details.
• Select Team league is formed as a result of two factors;
1. A demand of players and,
2. An availability of coaches.
Some teams start in-doors early in the year and continue throughout the summer.
• Parents need to stay on the field during games /practices for U6 and U8 divisions. Parents of these divisions need to be available to attend any potential needs of their child.
• BVSS supplies training equipment, balls and jerseys required for the season. The jerseys are not be brought home. A volunteer will collect the jerseys at the end of each event, practice or game.
• Shin guards are required for all divisions, as well as cleats except for U6 where cleats are recommended. This is the players' responsibility to supply
• For practice and game cancellation due to weather or other circumstances, look for an email 30 minutes prior to game/practice. Your Division Manager makes the call if practice will to be cancelled and notify coaches and team parents.
• The U6-U10 divisions have two half day tournaments and U12-U18 have 1 full day tournament.