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ECHO'S FIRST SKILLS PROGRAM

A Recreational Plus program for kids ages 5-8.

What is First Skills?

Echo’s First Skills Program is a co-ed recreational + soccer program for ages 5-8 where kids can start to learn the fundamentals of soccer through professional instruction and actual games, all while having a great time.

Program Goals

*Develop skilled, confident, creative players
*Make the game fun to practice and play
*Teach good sportsmanship and respect
*Value character and performance
*Provide a safe & educational experience

Development

The First Skills curriculum is tailored to beginning players.  Its aim is to build the essential foundations young players need for future play.  Areas of focus include basic ball mastery, simple 1v1 moves, speed (particularly mental reaction speed), shooting and passing technique, and small-sided games.

2018 Fall Season Information

Registration is now closed and you should have received an invitation to join your team on TeamSnap at the primary email address you provided during registration.

Season starts August 27, 2018 and ends October 11, 2018.

Practices are held Mondays
5:45-6:45: 2012/2013 birth year
6:45-7:45: 2010/2011 birth year

Games are held Thursdays
5:45-6:45: 2012/2013 birth year
6:45-7:45: 2010/2011 birth year

Fees are $125, which includes weekly Coerver training sessions (a $150 value), a practice shirt, a game shirt, 8 games, and paid referees.  There is no extra cost for uniforms.

All training and games will be held at Michiana Echo Fields @ HTP

Have questions?  Scroll down to our FAQs or contact us.

Coerver First Skills

Schedule

Team Game / Event Date Time Location
Manchester City (Sky Blue)    Practice September 24, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Arsenal (Orange)    Practice September 24, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester United (Yellow)    Practice September 24, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Chelsea (Green)    Practice September 24, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Tottenham (Navy Blue)    Practice September 24, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Liverpool (Red)    Practice September 24, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Chelsea (Green)    Home vs. Manchester United (Yellow) September 27, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester City (Sky Blue)    Home vs. Tottenham (Navy Blue) September 27, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Liverpool (Red)    Home vs. Arsenal (Orange) September 27, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester United (Yellow)    Practice October 01, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Tottenham (Navy Blue)    Practice October 01, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Liverpool (Red)    Practice October 01, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Chelsea (Green)    Practice October 01, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester City (Sky Blue)    Practice October 01, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Arsenal (Orange)    Practice October 01, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Chelsea (Green)    Away at Arsenal (Orange) October 04, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester City (Sky Blue)    Home vs. Liverpool (Red) October 04, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester United (Yellow)    Away at Tottenham (Navy Blue) October 04, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester City (Sky Blue)    Practice October 08, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Arsenal (Orange)    Practice October 08, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester United (Yellow)    Practice October 08, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Chelsea (Green)    Practice October 08, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Tottenham (Navy Blue)    Practice October 08, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Liverpool (Red)    Practice October 08, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester United (Yellow)    Away at Arsenal (Orange) October 11, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Chelsea (Green)    Home vs. Manchester City (Sky Blue) October 11, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Liverpool (Red)    Home vs. Tottenham (Navy Blue) October 11, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Liverpool (Red)    Practice October 15, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester City (Sky Blue)    Practice October 15, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Tottenham (Navy Blue)    Practice October 15, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Arsenal (Orange)    Practice October 15, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Chelsea (Green)    Practice October 15, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester United (Yellow)    Practice October 15, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester City (Sky Blue)    Home vs. Arsenal (Orange) October 18, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester United (Yellow)    Home vs. Liverpool (Red) October 18, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Chelsea (Green)    Away at Tottenham (Navy Blue) October 18, 2018 05:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Liverpool (Red)    Practice September 24, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester United (Yellow)    Practice September 24, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Chelsea (Green)    Practice September 24, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Tottenham (Navy Blue)    Practice September 24, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Arsenal (Orange)    Practice September 24, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester City (Sky Blue)    Practice September 24, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester City (Sky Blue)    Away at Liverpool (Red) September 27, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester United (Yellow)    Away at Chelsea (Green) September 27, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Arsenal (Orange)    Away at Tottenham (Navy Blue) September 27, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester United (Yellow)    Practice October 01, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Chelsea (Green)    Practice October 01, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Tottenham (Navy Blue)    Practice October 01, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester City (Sky Blue)    Practice October 01, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Liverpool (Red)    Practice October 01, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Arsenal (Orange)    Practice October 01, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester City (Sky Blue)    Home vs. Chelsea (Green) October 04, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester United (Yellow)    Home vs. Arsenal (Orange) October 04, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Liverpool (Red)    Home vs. Tottenham (Navy Blue) October 04, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester City (Sky Blue)    Practice October 08, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester United (Yellow)    Practice October 08, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Tottenham (Navy Blue)    Practice October 08, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Arsenal (Orange)    Practice October 08, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Liverpool (Red)    Practice October 08, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Chelsea (Green)    Practice October 08, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester United (Yellow)    Away at Manchester City (Sky Blue) October 11, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Tottenham (Navy Blue)    Home vs. Chelsea (Green) October 11, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Liverpool (Red)    Away at Arsenal (Orange) October 11, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Chelsea (Green)    Practice October 15, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Tottenham (Navy Blue)    Practice October 15, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Arsenal (Orange)    Practice October 15, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester City (Sky Blue)    Practice October 15, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester United (Yellow)    Practice October 15, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Liverpool (Red)    Practice October 15, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester City (Sky Blue)    Away at Tottenham (Navy Blue) October 18, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Arsenal (Orange)    Away at Chelsea (Green) October 18, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP
Manchester United (Yellow)    Home vs. Liverpool (Red) October 18, 2018 06:45 pm   Michiana Echo Soccer Fields @ HTP

First Skills is a great option for young players that want the professional instruction of a travel club with local play.

- Kyle Zaber, Academy Director

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