PPA Development Soccer League

Division: 2nd/3rd Grade Boys

Season: Fall 2019


Team of the Week

  • Lafayette Legends - Luke

  • Takoma Tiger Sharks - Gorgie

  • Takoma Thunder - Parker

  • Wood Acres Wave -  Ryan

  • Murch Madness -  Max

  • Bannockburn Barracudas- Huk

  • JDS Lightning - Simon

  • Janney Jets - Leon

  • Lafayette Legends -  Luke

  • NW United -  Thomas

  • Lafayette Lizards- Julian

  • Somerset Sounders - Graham

  • St. Pat's Pirañas - Domenic

  • WES Dragons -  Thomas

  • WIS Rebels -  Nico

Culture Code & Rules

Culture Code
Our purpose is to provide players with a positive experience that can lend to long term holistic development. We aim to build great athletes and great people, to teach the value of commitment and competition, to inspire passion and camaraderie, and to provide players with an experience they can carry with them through their lives. Our league play is based on the value system of PPALife: Grit, Creativity, Camaraderie Competition, and Integrity and we rely on parents, coaches, and managers to withhold, demonstrate, and teach these values to our players.
League Rules:
  • The2nd/3rd Grade Boys Development League is played in a 5v5 format, 4 on the field and 1 goalkeeper
  • Team Rosters typically have 7-9 spots
  • There is no limit on substitutions
  • Opposing players are moved back for goal kicks to allow teams time to play out the back.
  • This age group uses a size 4 ball.
  • We have two locations for games, a Maryland Location and a DC Location.

  • Refer to www.myppaportal.com or the PPA Mobile App to see your team's roster and schedule.

  • All Players, Parents, and Coaches are expected to follow our Code of Conduct Policies (you can read them here).

  • Heading in this league is an infraction and will result on a free kick for the other team.

  • There will be an end of the season tournament that consists of group stage games followed by elimination- style bracket play.