Youngsters interested in playing soccer this year have until Feb. 28 to register for Methow Valley Youth Soccer.

The program is open to players in U10 (8-9 years old), U12 (10-11 years old) and U15 (12-14 years old) based on ages as of Aug. 1, 2013.

The season begins on April 8 and runs through May 30, and the cost is $50.

U10s will practice from 3:30 – 5 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Methow Valley Elementary School, with games on Thursdays and Saturdays against Omak, Oroville and Tonasket teams.

U12s will practice from 3:30 – 5 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays at the elementary school with games on Mondays and Saturdays.

U15s will practice from 4 – 5:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Twisp Airport Field with games on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

“We need coaches,” said program coordinator Heidi Bard. Those interested in coaching can contact Bard at

“We also need referees and will have a referee clinic in Omak on March 22,” Bard said.

Players can register online at