Current Session Info

LIJSL Travel Soccer Fall 2017

Registration for the LIJSL Fall 2017 Season is now open. Please have your head coach contact the registrar for any changes or additions that need to be made.

Enrichment Training Program Fall 2017

Name: Enrichment Training Program Fall 2017
Play: 7 Weeks (Monday's)
Dates: September 25th – November 13, 2017

The Enrichment Soccer Program offers FREE professional training to kindergarten & first grade Merrick PAL intramural players. The program's goal is simple - to create a fun atmosphere where our young players can improve their individual soccer skills. Additionally, the program will include a unique opportunity for existing & prospective intramural coaches to directly participate in the training sessions. Under the supervision of our professional staff, parent coaches will learn the effective training techniques that will help them to become better teaches of the game of soccer.

Fall 2017
Number of sessions: 7 sessions.
Day: Monday Nights
Location: TOWN PARK
Directions: Meadowbrook Parkway to Exit M9E. East on Merrick Road for one traffic light. Right onto Clubhouse Road and south for 1/5 mile. Field on right just past 2550 Clubhouse Road and before golf course entrance at bend in road. Google Map Link: 2550 Clubhouse Road, Merrick, NY 11566. Field entrance at Point B on street labeled "Bernard Street" by Google. [Street is actually Clubhouse Road at that point.]
Time: 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Monday 9/25
Monday 10/2
Monday 10/16
Monday 10/23
Monday 10/30
Monday 11/6
Monday 11/13

What to wear: All players must wear proper soccer attire including shorts, shin guards(under socks), socks and soccer cleats. Sweatpants and sweatshirts can be worn on cold days.
What to bring: All players should bring a #3 soccer ball & something to drink

Contact: Chris Shand 917-361-2248 for Questions

Fall 2017 Developmental Soccer Program

Training Sessions: Fridays
Location: Merrick Town Park
2550 Clubhouse Road, Merrick

Time: 5:30 - 7:00 pm

Costs: $160 (training only) for 10 sessions -or-
$345 (10 training sessions + 8-9 pre-travel league games)

Friday, September 1
Friday, September 8
Friday, September 15
Friday, September 22
Friday, October 13
Friday, October 20
Friday, October 27
Friday, November 3
Friday, November 10
Friday, November 17

An OPTIONAL 2nd Day of Developmental Training will be offered in Fall 2017.
Cost: $125
Date/Location: Tuesday/Town Park
See Below for More Information

Age Groups:
U9 - players born in 2009
U8 - players born in 2010

Questions: Call Mike Barath 917-373-5166

Additional Developmental Training - Fall 2017

Beginning with the Fall 2017 season, we are proud to offer additional training sessions for those players who would like more professional training beyond that offered in the base developmental program. These sessions will take place as follows:

Location: Merrick Town Park, 2550 Clubhouse Road, Merrick
Time: 4:00 - 5:30 pm
Tuesday, September 12
Tuesday, September 19
Tuesday, September 26
Tuesday, October 3
Tuesday, October 17
Tuesday, October 24
Tuesday, November 7
Tuesday, November 14

Additional Training: $125 for 8 Sessions (Tuesday)
This is an add-on Only to Developmental/Pre-Travel Program

If you are not yet registered for the main Developmental (Friday night) and/or Pre-Travel Program, you will need to do so in order to be eligible to participate in the Additional Tuesday night training.

Questions: Call Mike Barath 917-373-5166

NY Club Soccer - Fall 2017

Registration for US Club Soccer is now open.

Getting Help

If you need help with the registration process, click here to submit a request, or contact:

For assistance with Enrichment Program,

For assistance with Developmental Soccer,

For assistance with Registration,

For more information, visit the Merrick/South Merrick PAL Soccer Club website at



Welcome to Merrick PAL Travel and
Developmental & Enrichment Soccer Registration

To assist those who are registering for the Enrichment Program (Free Training) please note:

To qualify for the Enrichment Program, your child must be:

·        Currently in Kindergarten or First Grade

·        Currently registered for the Merrick PAL Intramural Soccer Program

To register for the Enrichment Program, please follow these steps:

1.      If you do not currently have a sports signup account, you must create one.  Click on the orange “Login/Register” button at the top of the page to create your account.  If you already have an account, login & skip to #2.

2.      Once your account has been created, click “Add” to add your child, fill in all required information & click “Save”.

3.      Once your child has been added, click “Register Now” under the Enrichment Program description.

4.      Answer all questions on the next page & click “Continue”

5.      Please read the consent page & if you agree click “I agree”

6.      On the next page, click the red “Check Out” button & then “Place Order” on the following page.

7.      Your registration is now complete & you should receive an email confirming your order.

We will send you a reminder email prior to the first session.  Any questions, please contact Chris Shand 917-361-2248 or Skip Haile 516-410-3762.

Thank you for your interest in Merrick PAL Soccer’s Enrichment Program!