Our Lady of the Valley soccer is open to children who are members of the Parish or attend OLV School Grades K - Grade 8. There are two soccer seasons: fall and spring. Children may play in one or both seasons and registration is held separately for each season. OLV soccer teams play in a fun, recreational league through the Birmingham United Soccer Association (BUSA).
Kindergarten (u6) / First Grade (u7) / Second Grade (u8): Kindergarten aged children through Second grade are encouraged to register for our fun u6-u8 recreational league. Games start on April 8th and end on May 20th. Practices and games will be at Heardmont Park.
Registration Fees & Uniforms: The Registration Fee for all u6 - u8 players is $95 per season. Kindergarten players only (u6) will receive a team jersey as a part of their registration fee. All First Graders (u7) and Second Graders (u8) must also purchase a uniform kit for $32, if they have not played before or if they need a new uniform. The Uniform Kit includes two jerseys (home & away), shorts and socks. Click Here for the u6 - u8 information / rules guide.
3rd Grade (u9) through 8th Grade (u15): Kids in these groups may register to play on an OLV team too. OLV players ages 9 (u9 - 3rd Grade) and above compete with teams in the Central Alabama Soccer League (CASL); Recreational Division. Click Here to download the CASL Rules and Guidelines document. The CASL season starts on March 18th and ends on May 20th.
Registration Fees & Uniforms: The Registration Fee for all CASL players is $95 per season. Parents must also purchase a uniform kit for $32, if their child has not played before or if they need a new uniform. Uniform Kit includes two jerseys (home & away), shorts and socks.
- On-line Registration (Preferred): The preferred method of registration is on-line; Please Click Here to register. During the registration process, you will have the option to pay 'on-line' with a credit card or pay 'off-line' with a check. If you wish to pay off-line, please deliver payment to school or church office.
- Off-line Registration: For those families that do not have access to the internet, off-line registration is available. Please download the OLV Soccer Off-Line Registration form (click here), complete and return (with Payment) to the school or church office. Please be sure to place in an envelope addressed with 'Fall 2016 OLV Soccer Registration' attn: Patrick Higgins.
Spring 2017 Key Dates:
Kindergarten (u6) / First Grade (u7) / Second Grade (u8): Season Start: April 8th / Season End: May 20th. (Includes an 8 game season with a season Festival & Tournament). Games will be played on Saturday mornings at Heardmont Park. There is a Festival at Heardmont Park the weekend of April 22nd where two games will be played and team & individual pictures will be taken.
(u9 - 3rd Grade) / u14 (8th Grade): Season Start: March 18th / Season End: May 20th. There will be no games the weekend of March 25th or April 1st due to Spring Break. Games will be played on Saturdays and/or Sundays at OLV Soccer Field and/or Heardmont Park or other fields in the Birmingham area. Individual and team pictures will also be available. Regular season games will also not be played on the weekends of April 8th (Hoover Havoc) or April 29th (Trussville Classic) due to local 'payfor play' tournaments.
For more information regarding the u8 league (K - 2nd grade) please: James Hull via email: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone: 205-212-4154
For more information regarding CASL League play (3rd - 8th grade) please contact: Patrick Higgins via email: Patrick@deepsouthfibers.com or phone: 205-540-4000