South End Soccer


  • Opportunities for High School students and College Students to earn community service hours or be paid. Training provided.
  • Opportunities include:
    • Fall: Asst. Coach on U6 Saturdays, Referee In-house games on Saturdays or Sundays
    • Winter: Asst. Coach on Sundays
    • Spring: Assist Coach Travel Teams 2 weeknights and Saturdays
    • Summer: Coach summer clinics with Mass Youth Soccer
  • For more information, go to  "Get In Touch" page and let us know how you can help    

Travel teams

Winter training


UPDATEs as of 1/15/18

South End Soccer offers varied levels of play from exposure to development to competitive.  Please contact us with any further questions, or if you have interest in volunteering -  go to "Get in Touch" page to contact us.

In-house League



  • This is a coed, developmental league that is open to any interested players. All registered players placed on a team as space allows, waitlist as needed.
  • PLAY: All fields located are Boston's South End and Roxbury neighborhoods
  • AGES: Kindergarten - 8th Grade (5-13)
  • SEASON: Fall only league, runs week after Labor Day to week before Thanksgiving, schedules vary for age groups with practices one day a week and games on Saturdays or Sundays.  Schedules are released beginning of September.
  • FEES: free, any donations appreciated, uniforms & all equipment supplied
    • Opens online in August, In person assessment 1st Thu. and 1st Sat. in Sept.

WINTER CLINICS DETAILS for 2018 (Grades K-8 & High School)​​:  

  • Online Registration Closed - email to confirm if any spaces available.​
  • Clinic Dates: Jan. 14 - Apr. 1, 2018
  • Grades K-2: Clinics on Sundays 11a-12p @ Melnea Cass Rec. Center, 120 MLK Blvd.
  • Grade 3-8: Clinics on Sundays 12-1p @ Melnea Cass Rec. Center, 120 MLK Blvd.
  • High School Girls: Clinics on Mondays 7-8:30p @ McKinley Gym, corner Warren & Darmouth St.
  • High School Boys: Clinics on Fridays 5:45-7:15p  @ Melnea Cass Rec. Center, 120 MLK Blvd.
  • All players register with links above by age.
  • Details:
    • Skill and team building indoors at facilities in Roxbury and South End
    • Sessions are 2nd week of January through March on Sundays for Grades K-8, Mondays and Fridays for High Schoolers.  Schedules are released beginning December.    
    • Fee: free, any donations appreciated



SPRING 2018 TRAVEL TEAM DETAILS (Grades 3-8 & High School)​​:  

  • Boys Teams: Grade 3/4 (u10), Grades 5/6 (u12), Grades 7/8 (u14)
    • Online Registration ClosedIf you missed placement meeting on Jan. 7th, email to confirm if any spaces available on rosters.  ​  ​

  • Girls Teams: Grade 3/4 (u10), Grades 5/6 (u12), Grades 7/8 (u14) 
    • We have space on rosters for Girls Grades 5/6 (u12) & Grades 7/8 (u14) - email for assessment times and locations.
    • Online Registration Closed, If you missed placement meeting on Jan. 7th, email to confirm if any spaces available on other rosters.  

  • ​High School Girls: 
    • Online Registration Closed, If you missed placement meeting on Jan. 12th, email to confirm if any spaces available on other rosters.​ 
  • High School Boys: 
    • Placements on Fri. Jan. 19th from 5-7pm at Melnea Mass Rec. Ctr.​ -  All players MUST attend
    • Register HERE online for Spring HS Boys Teams


  • Travel teams compete in BAYS league
  • PLAY: Travel teams play in Fall & Spring, Sep - Nov and Apr - Jun  (each season includes 10 weeks of play: 5 home and 5 away games on Sat./Sun. plus practice 2x week at home fields in SE/Roxbury)
  • PLACEMENTS/TRYOUTS: All players that tryout may not be offered a place on a travel team - selection by skill, attitude and commitment ability
  • AGES: Grades 3-12, ages 9-18 (Players must be at least 9 years old and in 3rd grade or higher to play on travel teams)
  • FEES: no required fees, suggested donation amounts only, uniforms & all equipment supplied
    • Tryouts in May for following fall (additional placements in winter for spring play as needed)


  • Program to launch in 2018 with clinics are on Saturday or Sundays
  • US Soccer program to provide soccer to youth with disabilities
  • See Parent Guide for Program Details
  • To learn more visit the TOPSoccer page on the US Youth Soccer website
  • TOPSoccer Questions: Emily Lindberg, or go to our "Get In Touch"page
  • ​FEES: free and all equipment provided


  • GOALS Clinics for Youth Camps and Programs
    • Free 1-hour clinics offered as a program enrichment for local camps and summer programs
    • Not open to the public
    • GOALs is signature urban program run by Mass Youth Soccer trained coaches
    • Clinics run for six weeks July - Aug.
    • REGISTRATION: Directors for pre-approved programs register in February for following summer, if you would like more info., go to "Get In Touch" page 
  • Summer Clinics for South End Soccer Players