FAQ’s

Q: When does the season start?

A: Season typically starts first week of May weather permitting.

Q: When does Registration open for season 2023; how to register and pay?

A: For House League it opens Nov. 15th, 2022 and for Travel League it opens November 1st, 2021. All registrations are online through our webpage and credit/debit card are accepted as a method of payment. No Phone or in person registrations, and no cash/paper checks/partial payments are accepted!

Q: When does Registration close for season 2023?

A: For House and Travel League it closes Jan. 31, 2023.

Q: What age group will my Child play in?
A: Age groups are determined by Birth Year as determined by U.S. Soccer
          U-4: 2019
          U-5: 2018
          U-6: 2017
          U-8: 2015 & 2016
          U-10: 2012, 2013 & 2014
          U-13: 2010 & 2011;      U14: 2009;    U-17: 2006, 2007 & 2008

Q: What are the House League Days of Play for the Age Groups?
A: U-4- Saturday 9am
         U-5- Saturday 10:15AM
         U-6- Tuesday/Thursday 5:30pm – 8pm
         U-8- Monday/Wednesday 5:45pm – 8pm
         U-10- Tuesday/Thursday   5:45pm – 8pm
         U-13- Wednesday/Friday  5:45pm – 8pm
         U-14- Wednesday/Friday  5:45pm – 8pm  – TBD
         U-17- Monday/Thursday  5:45pm – 8pm

Q: Any Special team or coach requests?

A: As you know this is a daunting task. We tray our best to accommodate. There are no special requests for U4-U6. For U8-U10 we will allow each coach to request up to 4 players on a first come first register basis. For U13-U17 we will allow each coach to request up to 5 players on a first come first register basis. All coaches/Assistants will have their child/ren on their teams. Some considerations will be given to car pooling requests but not guaranteed. All requests must be submitted using our “Contact Us” form in the About Us page and specify the reason for your request.

Q: When will I be notified of schedule and what team my child is on?
A: Once registration closes, teams are formed and coaches assigned. The coaches receive their rosters and schedules, and they will contact the parents shortly after with this info.      

Q: How do I join West Seneca Soccer Club – WSSC?
    A: You can click on “Registration” in the menu under House League or Travel League

Q: Can a player register to play in both leagues in the same season?

A: Yes. They will have to register for each league separately and pay the fee for each.

Q: What are the Registration costs for summer 2023 season?
A1: For the House League:
          U-4, U-5, & U-6:  $150.00 includes soccer jersey & ball for each player (Soccer shoes & shin guards are not included – purchased by players)
          U-8 -> U-17:  $185.00 includes complete soccer uniform & ball for each player (Soccer shoes & shin guards are not included – purchased by players)

A2: For Travel League: $275.00 – Uniforms purchased separately.

Q: How long does the season run for?
A: Typically the season starts the first week in May (weather permitting) & goes to the end of July. If we experience inclement, start date maybe pushed back. Announcements will be sent accordingly.

Q: Are there any tryouts?

A1: No tryouts for the House League.

A2 :Tryouts for Travel League start at end of August into September. Website will be updated and Emails will be sent out. 

Q: How do I become a Coach for WSSC?
A1: If you are new to coaching & have never coached any sports before, then: Click on “Coaches” in the menu and click on “Coach Signup Form”

A2: If you have coaching experience and have coached soccer or other sports in the past, or you are        are turning coach with WSSC, then: Click on “House League” menu and click on registration. Create a new account or login using your existing account, then register as a volunteer for the desired role (Coach or Assistant Coach). 

Q: What is the best way to contact WSSC with a question
A: Fill out the Contact Us form under “About Us” and a member of WSSC will answer your question as soon as possible.

Q: When are teams formed?
A: Once registration is closed, teams are formed and you will be notified by the assigned coach of your team and other important info.

Q: When are schedules posted?
A: Schedules are posted when teams are formed after registration is closed. The team coach will notify you of the schedules and they will be posted  on the WSSC website under “House League” or “Travel League” depending on which league you signed up for.