Soccer (Youth & Adult) 

Freedom Optimist  Soccer

Spring Soccer - New in 2017
Lots of fun for Ages 3 – Grade 8 – no practices just games – Eldersburg Elementary School – April – Mid June - Sunday mornings.  Play with your friends!! (older age groups short sided fields).
Cost: $65.00/player
Register: Online at
Jan. 1 – Feb. 14 regular registration – late registration –Feb. 15 – Mar. 1 ($10.00 late fee) Register using current grade in school.
If you are volunteering in our program you must register as a volunteer - Make sure you register - after you register your child. If you are a volunteer Coach, Assistant Coach or Team Parent you must also complete the Carroll County Background check – see our for details.
If you coached in the fall please check your expiration date for you background check before doing new background registration.

 For additional information check out our website at  or email us at:  follow us on facebook

Youth Fall Soccer Registration will begin in April 2017 at

Registration thru July 15 - Ages 3 - Grade 12 

Season runs Sept - 2nd week in November
Practices begin in August for PreK/K 5/6 year olds - Grade 12
Clinic Age 3 & 4 Season Begins in September

Freedom Adult Coed Outdoor Soccer

Spring League 
Fun league for ages 16 and older. Registration online by team or individual. If you have ateam please email freedomoptsoccer@ with coaches and team name. 
Registration begins on Feb. 1 – March 1 – late registration
from March 2-15. Gamesn Sun. late morning/
early afternoon. Seasonruns April – mid-July.
Register online at: 

Fun league for ages 16 and older.  Registration online by team or individual. If you have team please email freedomoptsoccer@gmail.cowith coaches and team name. Registration begins on July 1 - mid August Games on Sun. mornings. Season runs September - Mid-November
Register online at: 

Freedom Optimist First Annual Footgolf Tournament
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FO Soccer Referees
New and experienced – must be in at least 7th grade and play in Freedom Rec Soccer, Freedom Soccer Club or Liberty, Century or South Carrol High School  Training sessions in mid to late August. Register online at: 
and we will contact you in early Aug. Any questions email us at:  

Freedom Soccer Club


Visit the Freedom Soccer Club website –  for further information regarding age groups, dates and times .

Consider the Freedom Soccer Club for your child’s travel soccer experience.

Freedom Soccer Club Academy


Mission: To teach the fundamentals of soccer to help lay the foundation for success in soccer in a fun-filled, low pressure environment.

Who: Ages 3-8

When: Every Sunday evening from 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Dates: 4/2 thru 6/4- no session on Easter Sunday or Memorial Day weekend. There will be 1 rain date and that will be 6/11.

Where:  Sykesville Middle School or local Freedom area location.
What each child gets:
·           Academy shirt

What each child needs to bring:
·           Soccer ball, shin guards, and water

Cost: $125 for all 8 sessions. $20 discount for each
additional family member.

How do you sign up?
Go to: to register
Deadline: March 13, 2017

Ed DeVincent, Tim Novotny, Bird Brown, Kenan Mccoy
and many other current or former high school and college coaches and players.

For more information, e-mail Ed DeVincent at

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