To create options for New Canaan youth residents to play soccer at their level of ability and to help them further develop their soccer abilities.

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JUNIOR RAMS GAME RULES

2014 AGE GROUP

Game time - 10-15 minute warm up (lead by UK Elite coach), three 12 minute periods, 5min break between periods
Field size 30 x 20 yards
Goals size - 6' wide by 4' high
Play 3v3 with size 3 ball
Pass-ins (indirect kick) no throw ins (Indirect means if a player scores on a pass-in without the ball touching another player the goal does not count, it becomes a goal kick for the defending team)
No corner kicks (all goal kicks regardless of which team plays it over the end line)
Goal kicks are indirect kicks
All other free kicks for hand balls or other fouls are direct kicks (i.e., a goal may be scored directly from the free kick without the ball having to touch another player)
No goalkeepers (players are also not permitted to stand in the goal as a goal keeper)
There shouldn't be any players standing in the goals as a 'defender' for Kindergarten


2013 AGE GROUP

Game time - 10-15 minute warm up (lead by UK Elite coach), two 20 minute halves, 5 min half time
Field size 30 x 20 yards
Goals size - 6' wide by 4' high
Play 4v4  with size 3 ball
Pass ins (indirect kick), no throw ins (Indirect means if a player scores on a pass-in without the ball touching another player the goal does not count, it becomes a goal kick for the defending team)
No corner kicks (all goal kicks regardless of which team plays it over the end line)
Goal kicks are indirect kicks
รข€‹All other free kicks for hand balls or other fouls are direct kicks (i.e., a goal may be scored directly from the free kick without the ball having to touch another player)
No goalkeepers (players are also not permitted to stand in the goal as a goal keeper)
There shouldn't be any players standing in the goals as a 'defender' for 1st grade

 
2012 AGE GROUP

Game time - 5min warm up, two 25 minute halves, 5 min half time
Field Size 40 x 25 yards
Goal size - 10' wide by 5' high 
Play 5v5 ( 4 field players + goalkeeper) with size 3 ball
Throw ins (may not throw the ball into the goal, must touch another player before going in the goal)
Corner kicks (direct kick) and goal kicks (indirect kicks)
All other free kicks for hand balls or other fouls are direct kicks (i.e., a goal may be scored directly from the free kick without the ball having to touch another player)
Goalkeepers may not punt the ball (must throw or pass the ball out after a save)