U5 & U6 Program is run as an independent league, separately from the COYSA League, in a non co-ed format.
Rules for U5 & U6 - Rules
Ball Size 3
Teams are formed by RYSA.
Maximum number of players per team:
10 Players - Play 3v3
U5 & U6 - 2 equal halves of 15 Minutes
Players only play other teams within RYSA.
Season: Early Mid April to end of June. July/August off. Return in September till Early October.
Practices: (1) Weekly, evenings.
Games: (1) Weekly, on Thursdays.
Fields: Fields and goals may vary, you may not get the recommended size field of goal. Teams must make-do with the fields assigned. Some fields will be lined and others will require cones.
Games: Coaches are allowed on the fields during play. All games must start on time.
Absent or Missing Ref Procedure: Due to the shortage of fields and officials, games will not be rescheduled due to the absence of a referee. If no referee is available for a game, the coaches of the teams must agree to appoint someone to officiate that game.