Youth Soccer

Jr. Bronco Soccer League

At the Y, we believe in giving every child the opportunity to play sports, regardless of skill level and experience. Our sports programs offer youth to improve themselves in mind, spirit, and body. The YMCA follows an "everyone plays" motto during the season where every player receives equal practice time and plays at least half of every game. As part of a team, everyone contributes to the team's success. Our youth soccer league is dedicated to youth to build skill, grow in character, and learn what it means to be a true sportsman. Our programs are driven by volunteer coaches and positive role models. The YMCA is always looking for coaches; if you are interested, please specify on the registration form. Thank you!

The Jr. Bronco Soccer League is offered to all levels of skill and promotes active play and fun for participants. The league also offers modified rules for different ages for maximum success, participation for everyone on the team, teams grouped by grade and school, volunteer coaches, a Hastings College VIP Pass for the season, a free soccer clinic, skill and character building, and FUN!

Fall Season

  • Divisions: Pre-K, Kindergarten, 1st-2nd, 3rd-4th, and 5th-6th
  • Games: Teams will be scheduled for 6 games and play on Saturday mornings.
  • Cancelations: If a game is canceled due to weather, it will be made up during the evening of the following week. Pending weather forecast.
  • Registration Opens: July 13th, 2018
  • Deadline: August 31st, 2018. $10 late fee if registered after the deadline.
  • Dates:
    September 15th, 2018 - October 20th, 2018
  • Location:
    Prairie Ridge Park (behind softball complex)
  • Coach's Meeting:
    Friday, September 7th. 7:00 pm at the 18th St. YMCA
  • Equipment:
    Shin guards are recommended, rubber cleats (only) may be worn, no jewelry is allowed.
  • Free Pre-season Clinic:
    TBD

Spring Season

  • Coed Divisions:
    3yrs-Pre-K, Kindergarten, 1st-2nd, 3rd-4th, and 5th-6th
  • Games:
    Teams will be scheduled for 6 games and play on Saturday mornings.
  • Rain Date:
    May 19. Schedule will be the first rain date.
  • Registration:
    February 2 - March 23
  • Deadline:
    March 23. $10 late fee if registered after the deadline.
  • Dates:
    April 7 - May 12, 2018
  • Location:
    Prairie Ridge Park (behind softball complex)
  • Coach's Meeting:
    Friday, March 30, 7 pm, at 18th St YMCA
  • Equipment:
    Shin guards are recommended, rubber cleats (only) may be worn, no jewelry is allowed
  • Free Pre-season Clinic:
    April 5th, 2018. 6:30 pm at the Hastings College Stadium
  • New This Season:
    Pre-K division will practice for 20 minutes, followed by a scheduled game on Saturday mornings.

    5th-6th grade division will play 6v6 on a smaller field.
    If a rainout occurs, only one game will be made up and will be made up May 19th, 2018.