Summer / Fall OSA Season
The Fall Outdoor Soccer season is the more competitive season of the year. Once a player confirms their registration on an OSA team, they are expected to focus on their skill
development and team participation during the summer tournaments and fall league. The focus of the season will be to develop individual skills and tactics, enhance player's
techniques, promote a system of play, and encourage understanding of field positions.
AGE GROUP - Open to all U11-U14 boys and girls Age Group Chart-->
SEASON - The summer/fall season starts mid-May and is completed mid-November. Most teams will participate in a post-season tournament that starts the beginning of
TRYOUT - All U11-14 players must tryout for an OSA team; there is no fee for tryouts. Tryouts will be held in May; check the Calendar page for details. Players at
the U9-10 age level do not need to tryout but will need to meet the coaching staff prior to the start of the season at the Open House (see the Calendar page for details).
TEAMS - Teams play 11v11
Rosters will be limited to 18 players per team.
OSA's goal is to form premier and upper division teams; rosters will be formed to achieve that goal.
PRACTICE - May through mid-November
Two evenings per week and an occasional Saturday morning; time TBA. Practice days are either Mondays and Wednesdays or Tuesdays and Thursdays. Locations for practices include West
Hills Christian School, PCC Sylvania campus, and Lincoln High School.
TOURNAMENTS - Summer Teams will participate in 2-3 local summer tournaments.
GAMES - League games are played September through October on Saturdays and/or Sundays. Games are played in the Portland-metro area primarily. Depending on the
league placement, teams may have to travel occasionally to Oregon cities outside the Portland-metro area.
POST-SEASON - Teams will participate in 1 post-season tournament (Oregon Premier League Cup or President's Cup). Tournment games are held in November.
Not included: Uniform and training gear; soccer shoes and shin guards; travel expenses.
UNIFORM - All players are required to have OSA adidas sweats, 2 complete game kits, training shorts and shirt, scrimmage vest, backpack, and ball. New players for
the fall season will need to purchase these items through Tursi's Soccer Store. uniform info
REGISTER - New players will need to register online for tryouts!