RUSC’s U9 – U12 Competitive Teams play in the EODSA or ERSL’s District Development Leagues while U13 and above play in the EODSA or ERSL District Competitive and Regional leagues.
View our Uniform Policy
|U9/U10||U11/U12||U13 – U17|
|Early Registration Fee||$165||$165||$165|
|Coach Compensation Fee||See Policy||See Policy||See Policy|
|Purchase uniform from Fashion Work Wear||~$89/kit||~$89/kit||~$89/kit|
|If first-time registration with RUSC||provide proof of birth date||provide proof of birth date||provide proof of birth date|
*Volunteer Fee: Once per family – refundable after 4 hrs of approved volunteer service
**Effective April 1st
Depending on the level of play, games may be played in the following locales:
There are typically 14 to 15 games per season, which works out to one per week. Game days will remain constant throughout the season however some game days may change to accommodate rescheduling due to weather, etc. Game days are set by the Leagues and will be Monday through Thursday.
In addition to games, RUSC requests that Competitive Teams hold twice weekly practices with one normally being held on a Sunday evening.
Most Competitive Teams will play in 2 to 4 tournaments per season depending on the team as agreed between the Coaches, Team Managers and Parents. There are many Ottawa Valley tournaments and several in the Montreal and Gatineau areas.
Typical tournament fees are in the order of $350 – 400 per team and these costs can be offset by local fundraising activities.
RUSC offers the following levels of play depending on sufficient registrations in any age group. All players registered with RUSC are required to participate in the RUSC Competitive Team Tryouts for the upcoming soccer season and represent RUSC in the Eastern Region Soccer League (ERSL) or the Eastern ontario District (EODSA).
RUSC representative teams will be formed based on the number of registrations and attendance at tryouts.
Any player wishing to be part of a Competitive team must be registered as a Competitive player BEFORE attending the scheduled try-outs. Players trying out for a representative team are required to pay the RUSC and EODSA fee (see above) to cover additional costs such as: league membership (ERSL), administration, gymnasium and field usage. The fee will be refunded if the player is not selected.
All players must have a valid OSA player ID card. Once a roster has been put in place, players also have the option to make their own ID card by using the EODSA online service
Soccer equipment required for competitive teams tryouts:
St. Francis Xavier Catholic High School
1235 Russell Rd,
Hammond, ON K0A 2A0
All the details concerning the competitive season will be explained to you at the Tryouts.
For more information regarding the Competitive leagues, read Rules and Regulations – RUSC Competitive Soccer
Important: Arrive at least 15 minutes before start time.
Tryout Schedule 2019 to come