Gunners Practice Schedule

Practice Days, Times, Locations

  • Players will choose one practice day / location within their age group.
  • Advanced U7 players may be moved up to play in the U8 Group.
  • Gold U8 players will practice on Thursday in addition to their regular Tuesday / Wednesday practice.
  • Groups or practices may be combined based on registration numbers.

Please email our Administrative Director your practice choice.

U6-U7 Group (2011 & 2012 birth years)

U6-U7 Group Location Day Time
Option 1 EPS West Tuesday 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Option 2 EPS West Wednesday 6:30pm – 7:30pm
Option 3* EPS East TBD TBD

*If there is enough interest in an EPS East practice option, we will determine the best day and time.

U8 Group (2010 birth year)

U8 Group Location Day Time
Option 1 EPS West Tuesday 6:30pm – 7:30pm
Option 2 EPS West Wednesday 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Option 3* EPS East TBD TBD
U8 Gold Location Day Time
Gold Players EPS West Thursday 6:30pm – 7:30pm

*If there is enough interest in an EPS East practice option, we will determine the best day and time.


Practice & Game Facilities

EPS West EPS East
Erie Premier Sports – West
4504 West Ridge Rd
Erie, PA 16506
Erie Premier Sports – East
3515 McClelland Ave
Erie, PA 16510
  • EPS West is the main practice and game facility.
  • A practice option is offered at EPS East to accommodate players on that side of town.
  • Both facilities have synthetic field turf.
  • Facility Directions

 


Important Dates

Program Start Week of August 28, 2017
Thanksgiving Week Week of November 20, 2017 – no practices or games
Pre-Christmas Week Week of December 18, 2017 – no practices or games
3v3 / 4v4 open play during the week in place of practice
Christmas Week Week of December 25, 2017 – no practices or games
Program End Saturday, May 26, 2017

 


What to Bring and Wear

  • Soccer Ball: properly inflated
    U6-U7 players: size 3
    U8 players: size 4
  • Soccer Shoes: plastic or rubber cleats, indoor shoes, or sneakers
  • Shirt: Gunners¬†t-shirt
  • Shorts: Gunners shorts
  • Socks: Gunners socks
  • Shin Guards: age-appropriate shin guards covered by socks
  • Water Bottle: with name clearly marked