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Rec 4U Program Info

4U Program - Fall & Spring Seasons Available

Children born in 2020

4U Program Overview
This is the youngest age group in the ABYSA Player Pathway.   We had our largest season ever with over 200 players participating in the 4U age group this past spring! 
The program was created to allow preschool age children a fun introduction to the game of soccer. The emphasis of the program is to create a high-fun environment where children can develop their basic physical movement capabilities and soccer-related skills while learning to cooperate with others by enhancing their listening and following direction skills. Our goal is to create a fun and emotionally safe environment where children can come to socialize and play.  The group will meet each Saturday for one hour and of that time the players will play about 40 minutes. Groups are structured to have  3-4  coaches with a group of 10-12 players.  We will try to make up a date if rained out. 

On-Time Registration Deadline
The on-time deadline for the Spring season is July 1, 2023

Late Registration
Registrations received after the deadline are subject to a late fee of $10. Late registrations are added to a team if space is available. A member of the ABYSA Staff will contact you if we are unable to place your player on a team.

The Season Runs
Fall season (September-November); Spring season (March-May)

Length of Season
7 weeks (one-hour session each Saturday).

Click here to see the ABYSA Program Cost page

Soccer Ball Size
Size 3

Helpful Links Helpful Links

How to Register

Click here for help and instructions registering 
(Click here for PDF Version)

Be sure to download the PlayMetrics Mobile app for easy access to your account, schedule, and communications!
Apple users click here
Android users click here

Need a crash course in navigating your new PlayMetrics account?
Click here for a tutorial

Contact Us

Will Voss
ABYSA Recreation Administrator
[email protected]

Shane Weems
ABYSA / HFC Recreation Director of Coaching & Player Development
[email protected]

Silver Weems
ABYSA / HFC Assistant Director of Recreation Soccer

[email protected]

Para informatión en español 
Monica Bastin

[email protected]

FAQ's for Recreation

Click here for ABYSA FAQ's
Click here for Henderson County Specific FAQ's

Cost of Recreation

Click here to learn more about the cost of recreation
Uniform Ordering Information

Click here for more information on how to order an ABYSA Uniform

Sign up for HFC Pre-Academy!

This program provides a platform to introduce 7U-10U ABYSA Recreation players to an additional training experience consistent with ABYSA's/HFC's next levels of play (HFC Academy and HFC Competitive). Click here to learn more!

Camps and Clinics For ABYSA Players

Click here to visit our Summer FUNdamentals Camp Page

Click here to visit our Winter Futsal Program Page

Become a Referee (must be at least 14)

Click here for more information on becoming a referee

ABYSA Coaches Corner

Click here to visit the ABYSA Coaches Corner page

NCYSA Risk Management Information

Click here for Risk Management Instructions

Parent Education Resources

Click here to see our Parent Education Resource Page

ABYSA Sportsmanship Award

ABYSA and ABC Pediatrics of Asheville are proud of our ongoing partnership with the SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD PROGRAM.

ABC Pediatrics of Asheville and ABYSA, recognize that the life lessons learned from being part of a sports team are just as important as the physical activity and exercise that sport provides. We are grateful to ABC Pediatrics for helping us make learning about sportsmanship a core value of our recreation program and providing a format for coaches and parents to help our children learn these important lessons. We hope you will join us in using this program as a teaching tool.


Contact Us:

Asheville Buncombe Youth Soccer Association, Inc.

ABYSA/HFC PO Box 895 Asheville NC 28802-0895 

[email protected]

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