ISC LightningIntermediate Soccer Program For 9U-14U Players
REGISTRATION FOR THE SPRING 2022 ISC LIGHTNING PROGRAM IS CLOSED AND FULL.
ISC Lightning Registration
- Registration for the ISC Fall 2021 Lightning Program opened at 10:00 AM on on JUNE 21, 2021.
- Registration for the ISC Winter Lightning Program will open at 10:00 AM on October 25, 2021.
- Registration for the ISC Spring 2022 Lightning Program will open at 10:00 AM on February 14, 2022.
- We DO NOT accept walk-up registration! You MUST register online.
- We will accept registrations up until the first practice, or until each division closes.
- Please read the additional registration requirements in the registration section below.
- There are 10 practices scheduled in the Spring and Fall season. There are 15 practices scheduled for the winter season. The Lightning program is a practice only program. The kids do not play games against other opponents in the Lightning Program. We always play small sided scrimmages, 3v3 or 4v4 with small goals, at the end of every practice.
- Spring and Fall ISC Lightning practices will be held on Friday evenings from 6:35 PM-8:05 PM
- We will hold Winter Lightning on Friday nights from 7:00-8:30 PM in the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Center on the Iowa Turf-Cleats Allowed.
- Players born in the following birth years can participate in the 2021/2022 ISC Lightning program:
- 9U – 2013 birth year
- 10U – 2012 birth year
- 11U – 2011 birth year
- 12U – 2010 birth year
- 13U- 2009 birth year
- 14U- 2008 birth year
- The cost to participate in the ISC Lightning program varies from season to season.
- Fall 2021 fee is $135. This includes expert coaching, an ISC t-shirt, and a soccer ball.
- Winter 2021/2022 fee is $250.00 – includes 15 INDOOR practices, an ISC t-shirt and an indoor futsal soccer ball.
- Spring 2022 fee is $140. This is more expensive than the fall program due to more indoor training..
- Financial assistance is available for those children that participate in the free and reduced lunch program in the school district. Please contact us using our Contact Form to inquire about the availability of funds.
- Please note that the charge on your account will be listed as “HTG Sports,” not the Iowa Soccer Club.
- The Fall ISC Lightning program is held OUTDOORS at BOTH the Iowa City Kicker’s Soccer Complex and the Coralville Youth Sports Complex. Starting in the Fall of 2021, we will hold the first 5 practices at the Iowa City Kicker’s Soccer Complex and the last 5 practices at the Coralville Youth Sports Complex.
- The Winter ISC Lightning program is held INDOORS at the HTRC.
- The first three sessions of the Spring ISC Lightning program will be held indoors at the Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Center (HTRC).
- The remaining 7 sessions of the Spring ISC Lightning program will be held OUTDOORS at the Hawkeye Recreation Fields..
- The Hawkeye Tennis and Recreation Center (HTRC) is located at 2820 Prairie Meadow Drive, Iowa City, Iowa.
- The Hawkeye Recreation Fields are located at 2960 Hawkeye Park Road, Iowa City.
- The Iowa City Kickers Complex is 4400 Soccer Park Road, Iowa City, Iowa.
- The Coralville Youth Sports Complex is located at 2480 Dempster Drive, Coralville, Iowa.
Additional Registration Information
- When you register your child for the ISC Lightning program, please register your child in the correct birth year age group.
- Kids that are entered in the wrong birth year group will not be accepted.
- For the Fall and Spring Program we will accept a total of 82 soccer players.
- We limit the number of kids we take in each birth year for the fall and spring program so that we can ensure that the program is organized and so that we have a good coach to player ratio.
- 9U – Only 24 Kids Accepted (1 Adult Coach per 12 kids) (2 Mentor Coaches will assist)
- 10U – Only 24 Kids Accepted (1 Adult Coach per 12 Kids) (2 Mentor Coaches will assist)
- 11U-12U – Only 24 Kids Accepted (1 Adult Coach per 12 kids) (2 Mentor Coaches will assist)
- 13U-14U -Only 10 Kids Accepted (1 Adult coach per 10 kids)
- We will only accept 40 players for the Winter ISC Lightning program. (1 Adult coach per 10 kids.) (2 mentor coaches will assist.)
Lightning Refund Policy
Due to the fact that we limit the number of children that we accept for each age group, refunds are only issued for the reasons listed below:
- Your family moves out of town prior to the start of the Lightning program, but after you have registered.
- Your child is injured prior to the start of the Lightning program and they cannot participate in any part of the program.
- Please contact Diana Arpey at email@example.com
Fall 2021 Practice Dates
The Fall 2021 Practice Dates are listed below:
Friday, August 20, 2021 @ IC Kicker’s
Friday, August 27, 2021 @ IC Kicker’s
Friday, September 3, 2021-RAINED OUT
Friday, September 10, 2021 @ IC Kicker’s
Friday, September 17, 2021 @ IC Kicker’s
Friday, September 24, 2021 @ Coralville
Friday, October 1, 2021 @ Coralville
Friday, October 8, 2021 @ Coralville
Friday, October 15, 2021 @ Hawkeye Recreation Fields
Friday, October 22, 2021 @ Hawkeye Recreation Fields
Friday, October 29, 2021 @ Hawkeye Recreation Fields-MAKE UP DATE
Winter Practice Dates
The 2021/2022 ISC Winter Lighting practices will be held on Friday nights from 7:00-8:30 PM.
The 2021/2022 ISC Winter Program Dates are listed below. There are 15 practice dates for the 2021/2022 ISC Winter Lightning Program.
Friday, November 5, 2021
Friday, November 12, 2021
Friday, November 19, 2021
Friday, December 3, 2021
Friday, December 10, 2021
Friday, December 17, 2021
Friday, January 7, 2022 (ADDED PRACTICE as a MAKE UP FOR January 14.)
Friday, January 21, 2022
Friday, January 28, 2022
Friday, February 4, 2022
Friday, February 11, 2022
Friday, February 18, 2022
Friday, February 25, 2022
Friday, March 4, 2022
Friday, March 11, 2022
Spring 2022 Practice Dates
All Spring Practices are held on Friday nights from 6:35 PM to 8:05 PM.
The Dates for the ISC Spring 2022 Lightning Program are listed below:
All Spring Practices are held on Friday nights:
Friday, April 1, 2022 (Indoors at the HTRC)
Friday, April 8, 2022 (Indoors at the HTRC)
Friday, April 22, 2022 (Indoors at the HTRC)
All Practices Listed Below are scheduled outdoors at the Hawkeye Recreation Fields at 2960 Hawkeye Park Road, Iowa City.
Friday, April 29, 2022
Friday, May 6, 2022
Friday, May 13, 2022
Friday, May 20, 2022
Friday, May 27, 2022
Friday, June 3, 2022
Friday, June 10, 2022