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FAQ

  • When does the season start and end?
  • All seasonal dates can be found on our calendar page.
  • After registration, who do I make the check to and where do I send it?
  • All registration fees paid by check should be made out to WWSL and mailed to WWSL, PO BOX 850407, Westland, MI 48185
  • When and where are games?
  • For U6-U8 games are held Saturday mornings or afternoons with the occasional week night game. Travel and Select games will be held in WSSL cities.
  • What days will my team practice?
  • Practice days are set by the coach, and you may not know which days practice will be held on until you have already been placed on a team.
  • What is Arsenal?
  • Arsenal is Wayne Westland Soccer League’s Select soccer program.
  • What is Select soccer?
  • Select soccer is competitive soccer where players must try out for and be selected by a team. Typically, Arsenal teams will not play other Arsenal teams; rather they play against teams from near-by cities. Select teams work with licensed coaches and professional trainers.
  • What ages are available to players interested in playing on an Arsenal team?
  • There are Arsenal teams ranging for U8 to High School ages.
  • Will we need to travel outside of the Wayne – Westland area?
  • Yes. Half of the team’s games each season will be played in cities outside of Wayne – Westland. Some of the cities we travel to are: Ann Arbor, Van Buren, Dearborn and Dexter among others. Also, most teams will participate in tournaments throughout the year.
  • Who are the coaches and trainers and what are their qualifications?
  • Each team has a different coaching staff. All Arsenal coaches hold a minimum of a State “E” License for coaching youth soccer. Some coaches may possess a State or National “C” or “D” License. Each year WWSL hires a professional trainer to work with Arsenal teams as well. These trainers have playing and coaching experience working with youth soccer players at a competitive level.
  • How much does it cost to play on an Arsenal team?
  • Costs vary based on age group and roster size. Costs range from $513 to $126 for a full year. These costs will cover the spring and fall seasons with uniforms and equipment bag. There may be additional fees for indoor and tournaments. *Costs may change per year. Check www.wwslsoccer.com for up-to-date information.
  • Do teams do fundraising to help cover additional costs?
  • Sometimes. Team fundraising is a decision made by each specific team. Many Arsenal teams have fundraising efforts to assist with indoor, tournaments and additional training.
  • How are players selected to play on an Arsenal team?
  • Players must attend a team tryout, usually conducted for two days in June. Each tryout will have the team’s head coach and an independent talent advisor who will decide which players to offer a spot on the team.
  • I have even more questions! Is there someone I can talk to in person for more specific questions?
  • There’s further information posted on our website at www.wwslsoccer.com. Also, you can contact a league representative at [email protected], [email protected].com or by phone at (734) 467-5260. Near the end of the spring season there will be an Arsenal Parent Information Meeting hosted by the league. You will receive an email notice when the meeting is scheduled. The meeting date and time will also be posted on our website.