Danville, Indiana

U5 Division

for children 4 years old as of August 1st

Coordinator: Brandi Heffley

Rules & Guidelines

  • Size 3 ball
  • 3 vs 3
  • One Center Referee
  • Substitute at quarters and half only, except for injury
  • Coaches STAY OUT OF GOAL AREA!
  • Only indirect kicks are taken for fouls
  • Throw-ins, kick-offs, corner kicks, and goal kicks will be played
  • Max roster size 6
  • Field size 25 yd long x 20 yd wide
  • Goal size 4 ft x 6 ft
  • No penalty box, or penalty area
  • No Goal Keeper
  • Center Circle 3 yd radius
  • Corner Arcs 1 yd
  • 4 quarters x 8 minutes (2 minute break between quarters, 5 minute break at half)
U5 Field Diagram

Rules & Guidelines for All Rec Divisions

  • SHINGUARDS ARE REQUIRED
  • NO JEWELRY IS ALLOWED: pierced earrings, necklaces, rings, etc must be removed before games and practices
  • 2 minute breaks at quarters, 5 minute breaks at half
  • Bench area is to be supervised at all times by an adult.
  • Coaches and spectators are to stay in designated areas only; spectators are not permitted behind the goal areas, or on the same side of the field as the players
  • Defensive players are allowed in the penalty area on goal kicks.
  • Offensive Players may be inside the center circle for a Kick-off
  • NO SLIDE TACKLING IS ALLOWED
  • All children play at least 2 quarters, unless being disciplined.