Overview of the SAM Rec League

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Important Information for All SAM Rec Coaches - PLEASE CLICK HERE 

SAM Rec is an 8-Week Recreational Soccer League. The Spring league runs from April through June and the Fall league runs from September through November.

Important Spring 2018 SAM Rec League Dates:

  • February 26th Early registration deadline. $10 increase in price for both Rec and SELECT
  • March 16th Game Request Deadline (requests after this date WILL NOT be honored)
  • March 16th Last date to register a team.
  • March 16th Last date to apply for a grant
  • March 20th Mandatory Coaches meeting
  • March 23rd Game Schedule Released.
    March 24th SAM Day at Dick’s 
  • March 28th Uniform Pick Up Begins
  • March 30th Rec and SELECT player registration deadline.
  • April 6th First weekend of SELECT games
  • April 7th First weekend of rec games
  • April 10th ALL Rosters are frozen.(No additional players can be moved or dropped from your teams).
  • May 26-28th No Games
  • June 1st -3rd Last weekend of games

Special Notes:

  • All games will be played at the Maryland SoccerPlex.
  • Players will receive a full SAM uniform (jersey, shorts and socks) - only given out ONCE a year during the Fall season
  • Players must provide their own shinguards, which are required to be worn during all games.
  • Teams usually practice one to two times per week (usually on weekday evenings as determined by the coach).

Click here for a PDF version of the NEW SAM Rec Age Chart

Click here for a PDF version of the NEW SAM Rec standards

Click here for a PDF version of the NEW field dimensions for SAM Rec.