Welcome to the Octorara Soccer Club! Serving the Octorara and surrounding areas, our Intramural program provides soccer for boys and girls from ages Pre K - 7th grade. Our Travel program, LanChester United offers teams for boys and girls from U10 - U17. Both the Club & Travel Board Meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month @ the Octorara Middle School Multipurpose Room. The next Club & travel meeting is at 7pm on Wednesday May 4th and the meetings are open to the public.

Travel Tryout Information
2016 - 2017 season
Below are some key dates & information concerning our travel tryouts in May. Additional information can be found within the tryout form below. The tryout form needs to be completed & brought to the tryouts. Any questions, please email us at oscintramurals@gmail.com & put travel tryouts in the subject line. Thanks!

- NO fee to try out for a travel team.
- Each player wishing to play on a team MUST attend at least one tryout.
- Players notified between Mon. June 6th - Fri. June 10th
- Uniform fittings, registration payment and collection paperwork on Tues June 14th, Wed June 15th & Thurs, June 16th
- At Octorara Primary Learning Center, JV Girls Field - 87 highland Rd, Atglen, PA 19310

Boys & Girls Tryout Schedule

Tuesday           May 10      6-7:30pm
Wednesday     May 11      6-7:30pm
Thursday         May 12      6-7:30pm
Sunday            May 15      6-7:30pm
Elections for Open Positions.....and more
As the club continues to grow and evolve we are in continual need of volunteers to help run the club. Presently we have three open Board positions which are elected positions & a number of appointed positions. We are asking for anyone that is interested in the potions below or know of someone who would be interested to please email us the persons name & contact info at the clubs email: oscintramurals@gmail.com so they can be official nominated at our April board meeting, with elections to be held at the May board meeting.

President (elected)
- ensure that the Octorara Soccer Club (OSC) & LanChester United (LCU) is managed in accordance w/ its  by-laws, policies, mission statement & guiding principals
- a soccer background & knowledge of the game is a requirement
- will work w/ Octorara School district
- handle all parent, player & coach issues that arise
- appoint committees and appointed positions to carry out OSC/LCU business
- work w/ the board & coach's to develop a dynamic strategic roadmap for OSC/LCU
- act as principal representative of OSC/LCU
- have signature authority, in addition to the Treasurer for the club
- attend monthly board meetings (wednesday nights)

Time commitment approx. 4-8 hrs per week

Vice President (elected)
- a soccer background & knowledge of the game is preferred
- serve as back-up to President in situations when conflicts of interest arise or President is temporarily unavailable.
- will oversee the travel program
- will oversee the field & maintenance and equipment managers
- will oversee the Director Registration
- attend monthly board meetings (wednesday nights)

Time commitment approx. 3-5 hrs per week

Secretary (elected)
- record minutes of all OSC/LCU meetings
- Distribute meeting minutes within one week of each club meeting
- attend monthly board meetings (wednesday nights)

Time commitment approx. 1-2 hrs per week

Travel Registrar (appointed)
- execute background of coach's so we are in compliance with the PA Child Protection Laws & Clearances
- register players online with EPYSA

Time commitment approx. Feb, June, Aug 4-5 hrs per week, rest of year 3-4 hrs per month

Intramural Registrar (appointed)
- execute background of coach's so we are in compliance with the PA Child Protection Laws & Clearances

Time commitment approx. Feb & Aug 3-4 hrs p/ week

Director of Intramural Program
- organizes the program for each the Spring & Fall seasons
- reserves the fields with school district
- creates the teams & orders uniforms
- is onsite game day to help answer questions
- creates the team picture schedule
- creates game day ref schedule

Time commitment approx. Feb - March & July - Aug - 4-5 hrs p/ week, rest of year 3-4 hrs p/ month

Assistant Director of Intramural Program (appointed, 2 people)
- data enters the the team information into rosters
- assemble equipment bags & delivers them to the coach's
- is onsite game day to help answer questions
- orders team medals
- works w/ fundraising team

Time commitment approx. Feb - March & Aug- Oct  3-4 hrs p/ week, rest of year 2-3 hrs p/ month

Fundraising Coordinators (appointed, 2-3 people)
- over see travel & intramural
- fundraisers include 1-2 beef n beers and joe corbi's in the spring & fall
- continue team sponsorship program for intramural teams

Time commitment approx. Feb- May & Aug- Oct  1-3 hrs p/ week
Philadelphia Union Tickets - On Sales
OSC has once again purchased (8) season tickets per game for the 2016 season. Each ticket is $25 per ticket in section 114, row K, seats 7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14 plus (2) free parking passes per game. If a game is split into (2) sets of tickets, each "set" will get a parking pass. If someone buys all 8 tickets, they get both passes. We would like to if possible, that you purchase either four or two tickets to keep things easy. This is a great opportunity to take the whole family and enjoy a great game at a world class facility. You can choose between any home game from the list below:If you're interested in attending a game, please respond ASAP via email as we will utilize email as our tracking tool to keep things organized. It is a first come, first serve process. Cash or check (payable to OSC) are accepted and you will receive your tickets promptly upon receipt of payment. If you have to cancel, it will be your responsibility to sell your tickets as there is a no refund policy.

Home Games (left): updated: 4/12
Wed, May 11 - LA Galaxy
Fri, May 20 - DC United (6 left)
Wed, June 1 - Columbus Crew SC
Sat, June 25 - Vancouver Whitecaps (4 left)
Sun, July 17 - New York Red Cows
Sat, August 20 - Toronto FC
Sat, August 27 - Sporting Kansas City (4 left)
Sat, September 10 - Montreal Impact
Sun, October 16 - Orlando City SC
Sun, October 23 - New York Red Cows

The email address to respond to is oscintramurals@gmail.com and put "Union Tickets" in the subject line.

Any questions, let us know.

Volunteers

Please look at the "Volunteer Tab" for ways to help the club as we continue to grow. Every little bit helps!!!!

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