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Recreational: Formerly Challenge

  • 1st-6th grade boys and girls
  • League has 1st & 2nd grade division, 3rd & 4th grade division, 5th & 6th grade division. Boys teams and Girls teams.
  • 1 Weekly practice and Saturday game encouraging skill and tactical development. There are no tryouts and we strive to provide every player substantial playing time.
  • Includes Fall (late August through October) and Spring (early April through early June) outdoor seasons with optional indoor sessions during winter months
  • additional details, dates, fees, registration

Age Groups:

Boys 1st-2nd grade Girls 1st-2nd grade
Boys 3rd-4th grade Girls 3rd-4th grade
Boys 5th-6th grade Girls 5th-6th grade


Fall/Spring 2019-20 Dates:

  • Registration Deadline: August 16, 2019
  • Team placement notification by August 24
  • Practices start: week of August 26
  • Games: Saturdays, Sep. 7  through Oct. 19 (Oct. 26th as potential make-up date)
  • Spring season starts in April 2020

1 Weekly practice and Saturday game encouraging skill and tactical development.

Practice: weeknights in Shaker, generally 6-7pm for 1st-4th grade teams, or 6-7:15pm for 5th-6th grade teams.

Games: Saturday, generally:

  • 1st-4th grade teams: 12-5pm in Shaker.
  • 5th-6th grade teams: 9am-1pm in Shaker, and Orange.

Coaches: We rely on parent volunteers. All coaches are mentored by our professional coaching staff.

New teams! Beachwood teams added at all grade levels! Beachwood teams will practice in Beachwood, games will be home and away (in Beachwood and Shaker). Saturday and Sunday options available. 

2019 -2020 Fees & Commitments

Outdoor fees are due at time of registration, each season is 8 weeks long.

  • Fall season: late August - late October
  • Spring season: early April - early June

Indoor fees are due 1 month before session begins, each session is 8 weeks long. Discounts may be given for advance payment of two sessions at time of session 1 registration.

  • Winter session 1: early November - late December
  • Winter session 2: early January - early March

Fees are paid online by credit card (VISA or MC). Convenience fees are included in fees below Payment plans available.

All accounts must be in good standing to be eligible for league play.
Player passes will be held until accounts are paid in full, or a payment plan is in place.

Refunds are only given in the case of season ending injury or significant family relocation.

Late Fees assessed by our leagues will be passed on to players registering after league deadlines.

Program (Fall/Spring) 1 practice per week+ weekend game

 all volunteer coaches
Registration Fee $200
City of SH Field Fee n/a
Uniform Kit $27 as needed
Tournaments* n/a
Indoor Season (2 sessions) optional
Indoor Program (per session) $125/session: 1 practice/scrimmage

Registration: $200 includes:

  • Jersey for Shaker Recreation
  • 2019 and 2020  Spring season

Payment plans available. 


Each team will have a volunteer head coach, assistant coach and team manager. Please consider volunteering to be part of the team!

Coach a Team!
Let us know if you are interested in coaching.  All coaches must apply for a background check with our governing body OYSAN and pass the online Concussion Certification course, as described under the COACHES tab.

Manage a Team!
Let us know if you would like to be the manager of a team.  Team Managers are responsible for week to week communications with team regarding schedules, cancellations, etc.

Admin - SYSA

Phone: 2165387542