Levels of Play Overview

The ISC offers five programs to choose from to suit the different levels of interest and time availability of each player.  All programs are operated by our Director of Coaching Jon Cook and utilize our staff of professional coaches under his direction.

 

Level Age 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
Beginner ISC Academy Recreational/Beginner Program
(Fall and Spring Only)
                              
Intermediate One ISC Lightning Recreational/Intermediate Program
(Fall, Winter, and Spring)
                             
Intermediate Two ISC POP - Practice Only Program
(Intermediate Year Round Training)
                             
Intermediate Three ISC POPPI - Practice Only Program Plus Indoor
(Intermediate Year Round Training with Winter Indoor Games)
                             
Advanced ISC Advanced Year Round Program
(Advanced Year Round Training with League Games and Travel Tournaments)
                             

 

ISC Academy Recreational/Beginner Program (Ages 4-6)

  • Fall and Spring Only
  • No tryouts - Register Online
  • 10 Friday night sessions with expert level Coaching and Fun Games
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  • Current Cost: $110 per session
  • Online Registration Dates: Fall Academy: July 1 at 6 AM
  • Online Registration Dates: Spring Academy: February 1 at 6 AM
  • NO UNIFORM REQUIRED FOR ISC ACADEMY PLAYERS.  We provide a t-shirt with registration. 

 

ISC Lightning Recreational/Intermediate Program (Ages 7-10)

  • Fall, Winter, and Spring
  • No tryouts - Register Online
  • One night per week training with USSF licensed Coaching focusing on individual skills
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  • Fall and Spring ISC Lightning Cost: $125 per session
  • Winter ISC Lightning Cost: $225 per session
  • Online Registration Dates:  Fall Lightning: July 1 at 6 AM
  • One Registration Dates: Winter Lightning: October 15 at 6 AM
  • Online Registration Dates: Spring Lightning: February 1 at 6 AM
  • NO UNIFORM REQUIRED FOR ISC LIGHTNING PLAYERS.  WE provide a t-shirt with registration. 

 

ISC POP - Practice Only Program (Ages 7-18)

  • Practices held during most months of the year except for parts of December and July.  Training starts in early August each year and finishes in June.
  • Attend training sessions with Advanced Year Round Program teams run by USSF licensed coaches to develop individual and team skills.
  • POP players in the age ranges from 9U-12U are allowed to play in the ISC Indoor leagues but are not required to play.
  • POP players in the age ranges from 13U-19U are NOT allowed to play in the ISC Indoor leagues.  
  • POP Players do NOT play in outdoor League games, outdoor tournaments, or Indoor Tournaments.
  • Required attendance at clinics / tryouts held in May and June.
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  • 2017-2018 ISC Club Fees: 9U-19U players: $1,165 per year
  • No team fees, league/tournament fees, or uniform fee. 
  • NO UNIFORM REQUIRED FOR ISC POP PLAYERS!

 

ISC POPPI - Practice Only Program Plus Indoor (Ages 7-18)

  • Practices held during most months of the year except for parts of December and July.  Training starts in early August eaach year and usually finishes in June.
  • Attend training sessions with Advanced Year Round teams.  All practices are run by highly qualified, expert level, USSF Licensed coaches to develop individual and team skills.
  • No League games or Travel Tournaments in the Fall or Spring/Summer Seasons.
  • All "POPPI" players MUST play in BOTH sessions of the ISC INTRA-CLUB Indoor leagues each winter.   
  • All "POPPI" players in all age groups are required to meet the same practice requirements of the Advanced Year Round Players in ALL seasons-this includes fall and spring also.  
  • Required attendance at clinics / tryouts held in  June.
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  • For 9U-14U players, players are allowed to join the "POPPI" program at any time during the year.
  • For 9U-14U players, the club fees are pro-rated if you join after the start of the year.
  • For any 15U-18U player, you are only allowed to join "POPPI" if you start during the fall season unless your family just relocated to the area. 
  • For 15U-18U players, "POPPI" players must join during the two month window between August 1-October 1. 
  • For 15U-18U players, the full annual fees are due regardless of when you join during the year unless your family just relocated to the area. For U15-U18 players that are new to the area, the fees will be pro-rated if you join after the start of the year.   
  • 2017-2018 ISC Club Fees: 9U-19U players: $1,165 per year
  • Other Fees: All POPPI Players are required to play in BOTH INDOOR soccer sessions run by the ISC.  There is a fee for each session.  The fee depends on the age of player.    
  • No UNIFORM REQUIRED FOR ISC POPPI PLAYERS! 

 

ISC Advanced Year Round Program (Ages 7-18)

  • Practices held during most months of the year except for parts of December and July.  Training starts in early August eaach year and usually finishes in June.
  •  Some high school teams however practice in July, but usually our U9-U14 teams take the whole month off unless they do the ISC Summer Camp.
  • Attend training sessions run by highly qualified, expert level, USSF Licensed coaches to develop individual and team skills.
  • Required participation in Indoor Competitions (Number of games depends on Age Group)
  • Required attendance at League games and Travel Tournaments.  (Number of league games and tournaments depends on Age Group)
  • Required minimum training session attendances.  (Requirements depends on Age Group)
  • Required attendance at clinics / tryouts held in May and June.
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  • 2017-2018 ISC Club Fees: 9U-19U players:  $1,165 per year
  • ISC Team Fees: League fees and tournament fees paid to team treasurer: This varies from team to team.
  • Uniform: Approximately $100