Coquitlam Metro-Ford Soccer Club Soccer for life!

Coquitlam Metro-Ford Soccer Club Soccer for life!

Coquitlam Metro-Ford Soccer Club

Information about our U13 to U18 Divisions

The Under 13 Season will consist of several changes for players and teams as players transition from the U12 Select and House League to the Under 13 to Under 18 Divisional League. 

CMFSC’s is to have a minimum of one team in each of the following divisions from Under 13 to Under 18:

  • BC Soccer Premier League
  • Metro-Select League
  • Division 1
  • Division 2
  • Division 3
  • Division 4 (boys only)

Please refer to the FAQ section for information about the Under 13 thru Under 18 league structures and club programming.

Please refer to the Club Evaluation information regarding the team formation process for Under 13 to Under 18 teams. 

Please refer to the BCSPL section for information regarding the BC Soccer Premier League club program.

Any technical questions, can be directly to:

Alfredo Valente – CMFSC, Assistant Technical Director
Andrea Maloney – CMFSC, Head Coach, Girls

Frequently Asked Questions


  • Can you explain the league structure of Division 1 thru 4?

    Boys Program

    The Boys Division 1 thru 4 teams play within the 5-District Boys League. More information on the 5-District league can be found at the following link.

    Division 1, 2 & 3 teams are tiered teams that are formed through the club evaluation process and would be considered a Select Team. Division 4 teams are house level teams that are open to players of all levels and experience.

    Girls Program

    The Girls Division 1 thru 3 teams play within the BC Coastal Girls Soccer League.

    More information on the BC Coastal Girls Soccer League can found at the following link.

    Division 1 & 2 teams are tiered teams that are formed through the club evaluation process and would be considered a Select Team. Division 3 teams are house level teams that are open to players of all levels and experience.

  • How are coaches being assigned?

    All coaches need to fill out a coach application form found at the following link. Decisions on Head Coach positions are decided by the club technical staff.

    At registration, parents have an option to indicate if they would be willing to volunteer as an Assistant Coach or Manager. We will consider all parents that indicate interest in a volunteer position. Decisions on Assistant Coaches and Managers for each team will be decided by the team Head Coach.

  • How are the divisions categorized for Under 13 to Under 18 Divisions?

    In the Under 13 thru Under 18 Divisions, we have the following levels.

    • BC Soccer Premier League
    • Metro-Select
    • Division 1
    • Division 2
    • Division 3
    • Division 4 (boys only)
  • How do I register my child?

    All players must register for the 2016-17 season prior to the first evaluation for their respective team/level.

    All Division 3 (girls) and Division 4 (boys) are asked to register prior to May 15thand prior to the team formation sessions held in June.

    As per our registration policy only those players House (Division 3 girls, Division 4 Boys) players who register by May 15th will be placed on a team in the pre-determined order of registration. After May 15th, a non-refundable late fee of $50.00 applies, and team placement is not assured.

  • How many players are on a team?

    U13-U16 Divisional Teams are allowed a maximum of 18 players rostered under BC Soccer rules

    U17 and U18 Divisional Teams are allowed a maximum of 20 players rostered under BC Soccer Rules.

  • How many players are on the field at Under 13 through Under 18?

    At Under 13 through Under 18 the structure is 11-aside, full field.

  • How many times per week does a U13 to U18 team train and play games?

    MSL Teams – Train twice per week minimum

    Division 1 Teams – Train twice per week

    Division 2 Teams – Train once per week minimum

    Division 3 Teams – Train once per week minimum

    Division 4 Teams – Train once per week minimum

  • How will Division 3 (Girls) and Division 4 (Boys) teams be formed?

    The Division 3 (girls) and Division 4 (boys) teams will be formed through a team formation session in June.

    Consideration for placement on the team will be based on:

    1. Returning CMFSC players (by registration date prior to May 15th).

    2. Non-CMFSC players (by registration date prior to May 15th).

    3. Coach input on player selection.

    4. All registrants after May 15thby registration date with preference to returning CMFSC players.

  • How will Select teams be formed?

    Select teams, MSL, Division 1, Division 2, & Division 3 teams will be formed through the evaluation process. More information on our evaluation process can be found at the following link.

  • What are games times for U13 to Under 18?

    Games are traditionally played on Saturdays for Boys and Sundays for Girls. You can expect game times to be scheduled between 9:00am and 8:00pm for home games. You will also be travelling outside of the tri-cities to play games and the game times set at the discretion of the home club.

  • What is the BC Soccer Premier League?

    The BC Soccer Premier League (BCSPL) is the premier division for Under 13 to Under 18. Please visit our BC Soccer Premier League for more information.

  • What is the Metro-Select League?

    The Metro-Select league is the division after BC Soccer Premier League. Players who are not selected to BCSPL should look to be evaluated for this level. Through the Metro-Select league teams can qualify for Provincial Cup play. More information about the Metro-Select league can be found on the league website.

  • What is the registration cost?

    Please refer to our registration page for registration fees.

  • What type of Coach Support is there in the U13 to U18 Divisions?

    The Under 13 to Under 18 Division is overseen by club Technical Staff.

    Dale Mitchell oversees the Under 13 to Under 18 BCSPL and MSL Divisions.

    Alfredo Valente oversees the Under 13 to Under 18 Boys Gold - Bronze and Andrea Maloney oversees the Under 13 to Under 18 Girls Division 1-3.

    Additionally, coaches are encouraged to take courses offered by CMFSC - https://www.cmfsc.ca/coaching-certification-pathway-info
     

  • When does registration begin?

    Registration is available February 15th each season. Please refer to the following link regarding registration.

    As per our registration policy only those players who register by May 15th will be placed on a team in the pre-determined order of registration. After May 15th, a non-refundable late fee of $50.00 applies, and team placement is not assured.

    Players accepting a position on a team and their parents should be aware that as outlined in CMFSC policies & procedures, subsequent withdrawal from the team will result in forfeiture of their registration fees. Verbally accepting a position is considered an official acceptance.

  • When does the season start?

    The league will normally begin the second weekend of September. 

  • Who do I contact about questions about the Under 13 to Under 18 teams?

    Administrative & Registration questions can be directed to the Age group Coordinators. Click Here

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