Any questions please contact:

Dawn Walters, Registration Coordinator


Registration Opens: January 1, 2018

and Closes February 28, 2018

Please register quickly in order to receive requests. Teams and practice days fill up quickly.

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* Allows good, clean fun
* Works to promote character
* Emphasizes sportsmanship at all levels
* Spotlights team building and life skills
* Offers quality skill instruction
* Maximizes individual participation
* Encourages all of its participants


SOAR Fields 
5637 Bush River Road
Columbia, SC 29212

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Spring Youth Soccer 2018 Registration 


Registration Cost:  $80.00 (discount for siblings) (late fees after 2/21/2018)

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Registration is open for any child, ages 3-18, who enjoys encouragement, positive role models, making friends, learning about the sport of soccer, and most of all... learning about who loves us most, Jesus Christ! 

 Registration is on a first come first served basis - January 1st to 22nd is Early Registration.  Standard Registration is from January 23rd to February 20th.  Late Registration is from February 21st to 28th. SOAR will do it’s best to get a child on a team but strives to keep teams even and competitive.

Registration Cost

** Late Registration EXTENDED to 3/2/2018
or openings are filled
: $95
(discount for siblings)
late fee started 2/21/2018

Coach, team, and practice night assignments based on availability (very little flexibility).


          • U4 - Tuesday Practices
          • U6 - Monday with possibility of Thursday Practices
          • U8 - Thursday Practices
          • U10 Boys - Thursday or Tuesday Practices
          • U11 Girls - Tuesday Practices
          • U13 Boys - Tuesday and Thursday Practices
          • U13 Girls - Tuesday Practices
          • U18 Boys - Monday Practices
          • U18 Girls - Thursday Practices


Important Dates:

  • January 1 - 22 - Early Registration
  • January 23 - February 20 - Standard Registration
  • February 17 - Coaches' Clinic
  • February 24 - Referees' Clinic
  • February 21 - Late Registration Begins
  • February 26 - 1st week of practice
  • March 17 - Games Begin
  • April 14 - Picture Day
  • March 31 - No Games (Spring Break)
  • April 2 - 5 - No practice (Spring Break) (games resume on April 7)
  • May 12 -  SOARfest (1-hour delay)

Practices and Games:

  • Practices are held only one day during the week
    (Monday - Thursday at either 5:30 or 6:30)
  • Coaches or team chaplains will do a devotion at every practice.
    Devotions will be provided at the coaches clinic, website and SOAR app (for iPhones and Android phones).
  • Games are held on Saturday mornings, weather permitting.

What is Included:

  • Registrants will receive a jersey, exceptional sports instruction time, weekly devotional time, and 8 games with referees (U10 and up). U12 and under will also receive a medal at the end of the season. 
  • U18 players will receive a jersey, exceptional sports instruction time, weekly devotional time, and 9 games with referees (including an in-house tournament).
NOTE: A parent can choose to play their child up an age level, but not down an age level (unless medically necessary)


Important Information for Coaches:

  • Coaches' Clinic will be held February 17th from 9 to 11am (refreshments will be provided).
  • To qualify for the coach's discount, all coaches & assistant coaches need to attend!

Discounts Available:

  • Discount fee for Head Coaches: $30 off the total bill. To receive a discount, coaches must be present at our coaches' clinic on February 17th, 2018.
  • Discount fee for 1 Assistant Coach: $15 off the total bill. To receive the discount, assistant coaches must be present at our coaches' clinic on February 17th, 2018. Each team will only be allowed 1 assistant coach discount.
  • Scholarship applications are available. Please contact Registration Coordinator, Dawn Walters, at (SOAR may require volunteer hours in exchange for scholarship).
Please contact the SOAR office if you are able to sponsor a child!

Participant/ Parent Agreement

As parent/guardian of the named player,

I hereby give my permission for his/her participation in SOAR and state that my child is in good health. This application is made with the expressed understanding that SOAR, its employees, volunteers, and sponsors, are not responsible for any sickness, damages, or injury that the player may incur while participating in this program, or during transport to and from the program site. I give permission for photographs and/or video to be taken of my child or family during normal program activities to be used in SOAR promotional materials without thought of remuneration.  I further understand that all fees must accompany application, cleats and shin guards are required, no insurance is provided by SOAR, and proof of insurability is required.

As a SOAR participant, I agree to abide by SOAR policies and guidelines for good sportsmanship. 

Dress Code

All participants will be expected to abide by the dress code that is offered on our website at

Please, no Pets at the facility. Drugs, alcohol and any tobacco products, vapor cigarettes, also weapons of any sort (e.g., knives, guns) will not be permitted on the Sports Complex. If any person is found in possession or under the influence of and/or in the possestion of any of the above, he/she will be asked to leave or sent home at the expense of the parents -- either by the parent coming to pick up the participant or expenses for any other transportation – and law officers will be notified. I have read the above:    Please mark off on your registration form

 Registration Cost:  $80.00 (discount for siblings)

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Community partners

please_give_hdr.jpg With your partnership, we are able to reach over 2000 children, parents, and grandparents in our community. Would you consider a sponsorship this season so that SOAR can continue to make a positive impact on these families?  To show our gratitude for your involvement, we want to feature your company in as many ways as we can.

  • Individual Scholarship Sponsor - $100
    Provide a scholarship for one child to participate in one season of team sports.
  • Team Sponsorship - $350
    Included business name (or scripture reference) on the back of player jerseys, logo on the SOAR website, and 3x5 banner to be displayed for the season.
  • Field Sponsors - $1,000
    Sponsor signage on/at a designated field for a full calendar year, displayed for all/any events taking place on that field (sports, recreation, arts, etc.), and on the SOAR website and site maps.
  • Custom Sponsorships
    SOAR Columbia welcomes your assistance with maintaining and improving our ministries, facilities, operations and opportunities by creating a custom sponsorship that is tailored to you or your company.  Custom sponsorships can include money, time, resources or useful materials (ie-sand, fertilizer, equipment, field lights, benches, plants, food, etc.).

For more information regarding sponsorships and/or ways to get involved, please contact:

Dawn Walters, Registration Coordinator