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U9 - U10 Boys & Girls (PRIDE)

2011-2012 Birth Years

The PRIDE program offers:

  • Six weekly practice sessions led by experienced professional trainers and assisted by volunteer coaches.
  • Seven  weekly volunteer coach training sessions.
  • Practice sessions are 60 minutes in duration
  • A total of seven Saturday games per season
  • Per U.S. Soccer guidelines, games are 7v7 small-sided format (6 field players and 1 goalkeeper)



  • U9/U10 Boys Wednesdays (practices) 5:30 - 6:30 PM or  6:30-7:30 PM
  • U9/U10 Girls Tuesdays (practices) 5:30 - 6:30 pm or 6:30-7:30 PM
  • Academy Training Thursdays  6:00-6:45 pm (Girls U9-U10)(begins 4/15)
  • Academy Training Thursdays 7:00 -7:45 pm (Boys U9-U10) (Begins 4/15)
  • First Practice: week of April 5
  • Final Practice: Week of June 1
  • First Game: April 10
  • Final Game: June 5
  • Picture Day: May 22

River Bend Middle School
46240 Algonkian Parkway
Sterling, VA 20165

**Boys teams may add an optional Monday training and Girls teams may add an optional Friday training 

*Coaches may schedule a makeup practice due to inclement weather.  If you ever need to miss a practice, no problem, just let the coach via email or text so that the coach can plan accordingly.  These are volunteers that are coaching to bring a great experience to our children, please respect their time by letting them know if your child will not be at a practice or game.

Required Equipment

  • Sterling Soccer Uniform
  • Size 4 soccer ball
  • Shin guards
  • Soccer cleats (no baseball or football cleats)
  • water bottle
  • hand sanitizer
  • Face mask (to be worn to and from the field)


registration information

Multiple Children Discount
First child is full price, but all other children receive a $10 discount off the registration fee*
*All players of the same family must register at the same time in order to receive multi-family discount
*Only applies to immediate family members with the same parents/guardians living at same address

Financial Aid Information
Sterling Soccer Club offers 50% off the above fees for players qualifying for free or reduced lunch at their public school or with similar proof of financial hardship from a government agency. To apply for this aid, as part of this form, you will be asked to upload a copy of a letter or other documents demonstrating your financial support status. When you do this, you should also select the 2-payment plan option in our fee section below. This will charge 50% of the fee today and scheduled the 2nd 50% set to a later due date. HOWEVER, as soon as we verify your qualifying financial need, we will cancel the 2nd payment.

To apply, email the government form, including your child's name, birth date, and your email address to our club administrator. Upon receipt, a financial aid code will be emailed to you, which you can use when registering your child.


Please contact our club administrator for any questions or concerns.