Welcome to Andover Soccer Association
Fall Season Dates
Aug 27 - Field set up, 7:30am at the Shed (arrive when you can)
Aug 27 – Equipment pick up, 7:30 at the Shed
Aug 27 – Purchase Intown Uniforms, 9-11am at the Upper Shawsheen field
Aug 29 - Travel practices begin
Aug 31 - Intown Rosters released to parents
Sept 2 - Purchase Intown Uniforms, 4-6pm at the Upper Shawsheen field
Sept 5 - Intown practices begin
Sept 10 – Travel and Intown games begin (U7-U14)
Sept 11 – First Kindergarten Kickers
Sept 18 – Academy Training begins
October 9 and 10 – No Games due to Columbus Day
Nov 5 – Final Travel and Intown games
Nov 6 - Final Kindergarten Kickers games
Please note that travel game schedules are released by Essex County. ASA has no control when those game schedules are made public. Intown game schedules are NOT constructed until after the Travel schedule is released in order to minimize conflicts for coaches coaching both travel and intown teams.
In Town Andover Soccer uniforms will be available this season for purchase during designated tent sales. The first sale will be Saturday, August 27 from 9 am - 11 am at Upper Shawsheen soccer field/Penguin Park. The second sale will take place Friday, September 2 from 4 pm - 6 pm at the same locati.
During these sales players will be able to try on the uniform to confirm sizing. Soccer kits including jerseys, shorts, and socks are $30.00, and you may pay with cash or check made payable to Andover Soccer Association.
Uniforms will only be available during these sales so be sure to mark your calendars!
If there is anyone interested in assisting with these tent sales we would appreciate the extra hands. If you are available you can reach Kirstin Nusky or Ashley Andrade at email@example.com.
Fields Set Up
We will be setting up the fields this Saturday August 27 at 7:30am meeting at The Shed (14 York St, Andover MA). This year we are working to have all/most of a single age group at a single complex which has great benefits but means we will have a lot of moving of goals to do. All hands on deck! Please RSVP to Okolo at firstname.lastname@example.org or 978.771.9853. Coffee and donuts will be served.
Coaches should pick up equipment this Saturday, August 27 at 7:30 at The Shed. If you cannot make this pick up, please contact email@example.com directly to make other arrangements.
Fall 2016 Coaches Training
U6 training will be 8/30 from 5:30-7:30 at Home Grown Lacrosse in North Andover
U7/U8 training will be 8/30 from 7:30-9:30 at Home Grown Lacrosse in North Andover
U9/U10/11 training will be 9/1 from 6:30-8:30 location is TBD.
This training is strongly encouraged for all coaches. Parents are welcome to attend if interested.
Roland Dudney will be leading our training sessions.
For more info, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fall 2016 Registration Still Open
Players in kindergarten through 5th grade are eligible to play Intown. Players must be residents of Andover, MA; attend school in Andover, MA; or parent teaches at Andover Public School in MA.
U6 Kindergarten Kickers
Register by 7/31/16 $70
Register in August $90 and subject to space availability
Intown U7 Grade 1 and U8 Grade 2 Register by 6/30/16 $95
Register in July $115
Register after 7/31/16 $135 and subject to space availability
Intown U9 Grade 3 and U10/U11 Grade 4/5
Register by 6/30/16 $105
Register in July $125
Register after 7/31/16 $145 and subject to space availability
Questions? email email@example.com
Limited spaces still available for Fall 2016 Travel soccer!
Has your player recently decided s/he would like to play travel soccer this fall? There may be a space available! Log into your Korrio account to find out what ASA programs are still open.
Travel Soccer is for players entering Grades 5-8 (formerly U11-U14) all fees include a $10 fields fund contribution per season.
To register, please log into Korrio at:
Players must be residents of Andover, MA; attend school in Andover, MA; or parent teaches at Andover Public School in MA.
Questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Mass Youth Soccer Town Select League
The Massachusetts Youth Soccer Association, in partnership with many of our town member organizations, is excited to announce the formation of a new league known as the Town Select League (TSL).
The TSL will begin play the fall of 2016 as a pilot program located in the Northeast area of the state, encompassing players from town organizations currently participating in the Essex County Youth Soccer Association and the Middlesex Youth Soccer League. The age groups eligible to participate in the pilot are USSF defined U11 (players born in 2006) and U12 (born in 2005). Teams will be formed for both boys and girls, and will be coached by qualified individuals employed by Massachusetts Youth Soccer Association, under the direction of a Mass Youth appointed and employed Director of Coaching.
The purpose of the TSL is for Mass Youth to partner with its town-based member organizations, in coordination with existing, recognized town travel (MTOC) leagues, to provide opportunities for town registered players to experience a higher level of training, development and competition. We hope to establish a bridge path to higher level state and club programs. The TSL is intended to be an extension of and enhancement to town programs, not competition for them.
- Alternating weekends of match play and one-per-week practice schedule limits the required time commitment
- Continued participation with friends and peers on their town travel team..
- Match play occurs in a confined geographic area within Essex and Middlesex counties and accessible via the Rt 93/95/128/1 corridors in the area, setting reasonable limits on time and travel requirements.
- Players receive advanced training and experience a higher level of competition with other players of like skills at minimized cost
- Players train under the guidance of qualified, committed coaches.
- Consistent teams and philosophy through fall, spring and optional winter seasons
TSL Group 4 Tryout Information
6:00 - 7:30 PM
Thursday 11th August
6:00 - 7:30 PM
Thursday 25th August
Open to all players born in 2005 or 2006 currently playing for town programs in the following towns:
Andover, Billerica, Chelmsford, Dracut, Lawrence, Lowell, Methuen, North Andover, North Reading, Reading,Tewksbury, Westford, Wilmington
2016 TSL information document: Click here to Download (PDF)
For any questions, please email us at email@example.com
Travel Soccer Warmups and Backpacks
Available for Fall 2016
Fall Andover Soccer Travel players - We are excited to announce that players can secure the official ASA travel warm up thru the Campus Connection in Andover. This OPTIONAL apparel item is navy blue and white with the ASA logo on the gear.
Two piece suit including ASA logo on jacket and player number on pants is $55.99. Payment in full will be needed at time of fitting in order to assure delivery by September. PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU DO NOT NEED TO KNOW YOUR TEAM TO GET FITTED.
Ordering will be held starting Monday June 13th. All sizings will be done from 5pm-8pm at the Andover Bookstore location, adjacent to UBurger in Olde Andover Village. Per the Bookstore - Any orders placed after the week of June 13th will be subject to extra charges for shipping and individual order pricing if product is still available.
The Andover Soccer Diadora backpack with ASA patch logo is $35.99 and if they would like custom embroidered initials it would be an additional $8.00. This is also an OPTIONAL item and can be used many season both intown and travel.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.