Oley Valley Youth League

2018 Fall Field Hockey Registration

Welcome

Welcome to the 2018 Fall Field Hockey Registration!

This registration session will allow you to complete contact information, sign up for participation, and submit payment. Please read through each page carefully to ensure that all information is provided accurately. To complete registration through our secure site, please have your Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or checking account information available.  Following the completion of this registration, you will see a charge on your account from OVYL Sport Registration.

There is an option to Pay Offline. Your account must be paid in full in order to participate in the sport.

At the end of registration, SportsEngine will offer you registration insurance. OVYL has no control over this and receives no money from it. It is your decision on whether to purchase or not.

When choosing a Grade for Field Hockey choose the grade the athlete will be in during FALL of 2018.


About the Field Hockey Program

For over 30 years the OVYL Field Hockey Program has flourished as a recreational league focused on the fundamentals of the game, skill development, teamwork and FUN! Our program is open for girls entering 1st through 6th grade and are divided into 3 age divisions: Lil’ Lynx (1st and 2nd grade); Junior (3rd &4th grade); & Senior (5th & 6th grade).

Important Information:

  • Practices will be on Tuesday and Thursday evenings beginning Tuesday, August 7th at 6:00 pm.  They will last until approximately 8 pm in the beginning of the season, and end earlier as the days get shorter. 
  • Equipment: colored mouth guard (not clear), & shin guards are required. OVYL will lend a field hockey stick to participants- returnable at the end of the season.  Please have the player wear appropriate athletic footwear; spikes are recommended. Also, please provide a non-glass container for drinking water. 
  • Uniforms: Shirt, shorts, and socks are provided for 3rd-6th graders.   Grades 1-2 receive socks and uniform top.
  • Evaluations for grades 3-6 will be held to create fair teams.  The date is TBD.   
  • Volunteers make the OVYL successful.  Please volunteer in any way you are able - coaching, fundraisers, field prep, tournament help (required).   
  • Team Sponsors: We are always looking for Team sponsors to help defray the cost of the uniforms. Business name will be placed on the back of the Team Shirts!
  • Annual OVYL Field Hockey Tournament: scheduled for Sunday, September 9, 2018.  Rain date (9/16/18).  *Parents are required to volunteer for our tournament.*

Registration:

Oley Valley School District (OVSD) Girls beginning 1st through 6th grade in fall of 2018 (Current grades KG-5) can register online.  If you live outside the OVSD, please do not complete the online registration; please email your player's name, current grade and the school district in which you reside to ovylfieldhockey@gmail.com with the subject line Out of District Player and your name will be placed on a waiting list.  Per OVYL by-laws, "Residents in the Oley Valley School District shall be granted priority in registering and participating in OVYL activities." Upon completion of OVSD registration, I will contact Out of District players interested in registering for OVYL Field Hockey.

  • 2018 Field Hockey Registration fees for OVSD residents: 1st and 2nd grade: $40 plus fundraising; 3rd-6th grade: $65 plus fundraising.  After Monday, May 7th, field hockey registration fees increase $20. 
  • 2018 Out of District registration fees: 1st & 2nd grade: $60 plus fundraising; 3-6th grade: $85 plus fundraising.

Uniform Sizing and Registration:

In person fundraising information pickup date and uniform sizing will be held at the OVYL on Tuesday, April 10th from 6pm-8pm.  Final uniform sizing and Fundraiser return will be on Thursday, May 3rd from 6-8pm at the OVYL. 

**Returning Field Hockey players please bring your borrowed OVYL equipment, Field Hockey sticks and balls, to registration for inventory, sizing and repairs.**

For additional information, please visit our OVYL Field Hockey webpage at: https://www.ovyl.org/field-hockey.  

 

Field Hockey Questions

Please direct questions to:

Kelly Williamson

Inquiries

Registration Questions

Please direct questions to:

Scott Moyer