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Soccer Field



Frequently Asked Questions

1.) How much does it cost?


$90 for Rio Rascals Academy (Age 3)

$130 for Recreational (Ages 4-14)

$350 for Competitive (Ages 9-14)


2.) When does the season start?

The first game of the Fall 2023 Season is September 9, 2023, for the recreational and competitive divisions.

The RIO RANCHO ACADEMY program will begin during the month of September 2023.

3.) When will I hear from our coach?

Once your team roster is final, your coach will begin to contact all of the players. You should hear from your coach no later than late August. If you have not heard by that time, please contact us.

4.) What other soccer expenses can I anticipate this year?

Not included in the registration fees are the required uniform kit, shin guards, cleats, and a practice ball.

In addition, the team parents will possibly request a small amount to cover the end-of-season team party and a small gift for the coach.

Also, each family is often requested to bring snacks for the team at one game during the season.

5.) What size soccer ball should I get for my child?

Divisions RIO RASCAL ACADEMY through U8 use a Size 3 ball.
Divisions U9 through U12 use a Size 4 ball.
Divisions U13 and above use a Size 5 ball.

6.) How much are uniforms?

Uniform Cost:

Academy: No Cost - T-shirt provided

Recreational: $100

Competitive: $200

7.) Where is practice held?

Practice Locations:

Loma Colorado Park

Mountainview Park

8.) When is practice?

Practice Days, Times & Location:

Determined by the Coach, typically twice a week on weekday evenings.

Most practices last an hour.

9.) Where are the games held?

Game Locations:

Home Games will most likely be at Mountainview Park.

Away Games could be at Corrales, Bernalillo, Alameda Soccer Complex, or in the South Valley.

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