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UMM Athletics Offering Free Youth Soccer Program

Added on: September 17, 2010

MACHIAS, Maine – The University of Maine at Machias Clippers Athletic Department is offering a six-week youth soccer program for children in the Machias area. The program begins Saturday, September 25, and is free to all Washington County children in grades Pre-K through six.

Clipper Athletics LogoThe youth soccer program is an opportunity for area children to learn basic soccer techniques and have fun. Players will be mentored by the coaching staff and members of the UMM men’s and women’s soccer teams.

Games and practices will take place at the UMM soccer field from 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. on the following Saturday mornings:

  • September 25
  • October 2
  • October 9
  • October 16
  • October 30
  • November 6

Children should come dressed appropriately for the weather. Shin guards and cleats are strongly recommended.

For more information or to register, please call UMM soccer coach Tony Turini at (207) 255-1348 or e-mail aturini@maine.edu.


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