Sporting Stars

Early-childhood soccer program for 5-8 year olds

Introduce your child to soccer with Sporting Kansas City!

Sporting Stars will help your 5-8 year old become students of soccer and help continue their development.

Your player will learn mechanics, technical skills, dribbling and passing. Sporting Stars also focuses on the importance of teamwork and working with others to accomplish a common goal.

Each class is 60 minutes in length and is limited to 10 players per coach.

Reach for the Stars with Sporting Stars!

Sporting Stripes & Stars Camp

July 5-7, 2022 | 9-10:30AM

Introduce your child to soccer and help them gain confidence on the ball!

We’re hosting our first Sporting Stripes & Stars Camp at Homefield – Olathe on July 5-7 from 9-10:30AM!

This unique camp experience is designed for our younger players, 2-8 years old (boys & girls).

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Class Descriptions

Each class lasts 60 minutes and is limited to 10 players per coach.

Argyle Stars

Ages 5-6

Your soccer player will learn the basic mechanics of dribbling and passing.

Classes include small-sided scrimmages and technical activities that will help them grow and challenge their skills.

Sporting Blue Stars

Ages 6-7

Your soccer player will build off the basic mechanics of dribbling and passing.

Classes include small-sided scrimmages and activities that naturally progress each week to encourage their development.

Your player will also learn what a training and team environment looks like. 

Indigo Stars

Ages 7-8

Your soccer player will use the basic mechanics of dribbling and passing to address more complex situations, such as learning new skills and applying what they know to game situations.

These classes will objectively progress and teach your soccer player how training and games relate.

Frequently Asked Questions

Cleats are optional, but not required. Tennis shoes are acceptable.

Sporting KC provides all necessary equipment, including soccer balls. We just ask that you wear comfortable clothes and bring water.

Uniforms are optional. If you choose to purchase a uniform, they can be picked up on the first day of your session.

Each child will be placed in the class they are registered for. Sporting KC cannot guarantee that a child will be placed in the same class as a friend or family member.

Please register your child for the class that is appropriate for their age.

  • Argyle Stars – 5-6 years old
  • Sporting Blue Stars – 6-7 years old
  • Indigo Stars – 7-8 years old

If your child’s birthday takes place during a session, you may sign them up for the older class offering

For example, if your child will turn 6 during the dates of a session, you can register them for the Sporting Blue Stars (6-7 years old) class.

Sporting Stripes & Stars classes are held once a week, during the day of the week and time you registered for. There are no practices or formal games involved.

If you’re looking for a league to get your player involved with, you can learn more about our Sporting Rec. League at SKCRecSoccer.com.

Yes! If the class you want to register your player for is sold out, we can add you to the waitlist. If a spot opens up, we will contact you.

To be added to the waitlist, email Will.Martel@sportingkc.com.

Locations

Downtown KC, MO

The Soccer Lot

The Soccer Lot

Saturdays | 9AM, 10:30AM or 11:45AM

$70
  • Spring 2 (4 weeks) April 23, 30, May 7, 14
Register for Spring 2
  • Summer 1 (4 weeks) May 28, June 4, 11, 18
Register for Summer 1
  • Summer 2 (4 weeks) August 6, 13, 20, 27
Register for Summer 2

Olathe, KS

Homefield – Olathe

Homefield - Olathe

Saturdays | 9AM or 10:15AM

$70
  • Spring 2 (4 weeks) April 23, 30, May 7, 14
Register for Spring 2
  • Summer 1 (4 weeks) May 28, June 4, 11, 18
Register for Summer 1
  • Summer 2 (4 weeks) August 6, 13, 20, 27
Register for Summer 2

Lee's Summit, MO

Z-Sports

Z-Sports

Thursdays | 5:30PM or 6:45PM

$70
  • Spring 2 (4 weeks) April 28, May 5, 12, 19
Register for Spring 2

Kansas City, MO

Swope Soccer Village

Swope Soccer Village

Wednesdays | 5:30PM or 6:30PM

$99
  • Spring (6 weeks)  April 6, 13, 20, 27, May 4, 11
Register for Spring

Kansas City, KS

Compass Minerals Sporting Fields

Compass Minerals Sporting Fields

Tuesdays | 6:15PM

$99
  • Spring (6 weeks)  April 5, 12, 19, 26, May 3, 10
Register for Spring

For more information on Sporting Stars or how to get your child involved, please contact Will Martel at Will.Martel@sportingkc.com.