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5/6u - Lil' Strikers


Program Info

All practices and games are held at the Hunziker Youth Sports Complex on fields 15A-E. Exact field assignments will be communicated when rosters are emailed out. Practices run from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. (Tuesdays and Thursdays) or 4:45 - 5:45 p.m. (Mondays) pick your day(s).

Fall 2024- Important Dates:

August 16 – Registration Deadline
August 21 - Pre-Season Coaches Meeting
August 26 - 29 1st week of practices 
September 21 – Game Day 1 (9:00 – 10:00 a.m.)
October 14 - 17 Final week of practices
October 19 - Game Day 2 (10:00 - 11:00 a.m.)

Players will need to bring a ball and wear appropriate athletic clothes based upon the weather and please bring a water bottle.

We are looking for parents to volunteer as coaches for the season. If you did not indicate your interest to volunteer during the registration process, please contact Gary Eyles, U5-U10 Technical Director at . The club will provide you with lots of support including a curriculum, equipment (cones, pinnies, and small goals) and assistance of skills coaches. This is really a great way to have some fun with your child and their peers'


  • Emphasis on fun, easy to understand activities
  • Focus is on individual players learning fundamental soccer skills
  • Introduction to basic tactical skills
  • 1 player for 1 ball mentality = further strengthening development and comfort on the ball

Questions?  Email Gary Eyles -

5/6u - Lil' Strikers

Contact Us

Ames Soccer Club
PO Box 423
Ames, IA 50010


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