The yearly EBU Academy fee for the 2022/2023 Academy Program is $995 (U7/U8) and $1,095 (U9/U10).

This fee includes:

  • Outdoor training (2x per week during fall/spring)
  • Outdoor league games
  • One outdoor tournament (additional tournaments may require an additional fee)
  • Winter training
  • Uniform
  • Referee fees
  • WYSA player and team registration fees
  • Professional coaching

EBU’s Academy Program is committed to all players playing at least 50% of each game.

Players must wear soccer cleats and shin guards to all outdoor practices and games. Players must wear alternate jersey to all practices. In addition, a soccer ball is required at all practices as well as a good supply of water so players can stay hydrated.

U7/U8 players —– Size 3
U9/U10 players —– Size 4

U7/U8 games will be 4 v 4 in accordance with WYSA guidelines.

  • Game length, 2 x 25 minutes
  • No goalkeeper. No offside. No refs. No build out line. No deliberate heading.
  • Substitutions are unlimited and can occur at any stoppage

U9/U10 games will be 7 v 7 (with goalkeepers) in accordance with WYSA guidelines.

  • Game length, 2 × 25 minutes
  • Goalkeeper included. Offside included. Refs included. Build out line included. No deliberate heading. No punting.
  • Substitutions are unlimited and can occur at any stoppage.

Teams are formed based on individual ability and skill development at the beginning of the fall season. Teams are made up of players of similar ability.