Fox Valley Kickers holding tryouts for fall

By on August 13, 2010

AURORA —Registration is currently under way for the Fox Valley Park District/Kickers Soccer Club Saturday Youth soccer program that begins play in the fall.

The Saturday Youth League is for children in grades kindergarten through sixth. Co-ed teams are grouped according to age, with all games taking place on Saturdays at the Stuart Sports Complex, 39W585 Jericho Road in Montgomery. The seven-game schedule runs Sept. 11 through Oct. 23.

Fees are $50 for Park District residents, $65 for non-residents, $125 per family of three or more resident players and $170 per family of three or more non-resident players. Registration deadline is Friday, Aug. 27.

Registration forms are available at any of the Park District’s community centers and also may be downloaded at and For more information, contact league director Gus Velez at (630) 375-7459, ext. 2.

The Fox Valley Park District is a growing park district that serves a diverse population of more than 200,000 people. Recognized as an Illinois Distinguished Agency, Fox Valley holds the nation’s highest honor as the 2009 National Gold Medal Award winner for excellence in park and recreation management. Serving the communities of Aurora, Montgomery and North Aurora, the district maintains 154 parks and 40 miles of inter-connected regional trails amid 2,356 acres of parkland. Connected by the Fox River, communities are tied together by the district’s commitment to promote vibrant, healthy lifestyles through fun and safe recreation opportunities that are environmentally and fiscally responsible.