Juniors: 2nd Grade

Season Dates

The 2021 fall season starts on Saturday, September 11 and ends Saturday, November 13, 2021.  Sessions are scheduled for the Saturday of Columbus/Indigenous Peoples’ Day Weekend (October 9).

Game Time & Location

The NGS Grade 2 Program (J2) games are held on Saturdays at Highlands Fields (A1-A7) at 1:00 pm and 2:20 pm.   Please arrive 15 minutes prior to kickoff. The weekly match schedule and field assignments are posted below and in your Postive Coaching Account (TPCA). Check the schedule each week for any changes.

Practice Time & Location

Teams will practice once per week.  Practice time and location are determined after teams are announced and will depend on field and coach availability. You may indicate your availability when you register. After teams are announced, coaches will reach out to families to discuss practice. Most J2 teams practice at a local elementary school field.

Teams

Players are assigned to teams with parent coaches. To find out your player’s assignment and view the team’s roster please visit http://try.thepositivecoachingapp.com/ngs to access your Positive Coaching Account (TPCA). Fall teams are announced in late August. Spring teams are announced in late March.

The following teams play matches on Saturdays at 1:00 PM:

  • Awesome Blossoms
  • Boss Kids
  • Defenders
  • Flower Power
  • Glitter Storm
  • Goals R Us
  • Kick’n Cuties
  • Pretty Tough
  • Queen Bees
  • Supersonics

The following teams play matches on Saturdays at 2:20 PM:

  • Dazzling Divas
  • Dream Team
  • Fancy Feet
  • Game Changers
  • Golden Comets
  • Rainbow Magic
  • Shooting Stars
  • Silver Asteroids
  • Sparklers
  • Superstars

What to Expect

Game Format: Format is 4v4 with no goal keepers. Scrimmages are four 10-minute halves with a 2-minute break after the 1st quarter, a 5-minute half-time, and a 2-minute break after the 3rd quarter.

Coaching: NGS Coaching Guidelines K thru Grade 2

Key reminder: Please do not coach, direct or shout instructions to the girls from the sidelines.

What to bring / wear:

  • Soccer ball (size 3)
  • Water bottle
  • Hand sanitizer
  • NGS Jersey
  • NGS Pinnie (provided by NGS)
  • Shin-guards
  • Cleats

You can buy all the gear online at https://newtongirlssoccer.org/store/juniors-uniforms/.

Snacks:  Due to COVID-19 precautions, there will be no shared snacks at practices, game half-times, or after games.

NGS Safety Policy: NGS has a strict NO JEWELRY policy. This means no earrings, no taped earrings, bracelets, necklaces or rings. Players may not wear beads, barrettes or other hard/sharp items. Players may not participate with casts or splints of any kind. Remember to remove all jewelry at home so that it does not get lost on the field. Please do not ask for special permission and make it difficult for the coaches.

Weather Cancellations & Field Closures

For rainouts, check the NGS home page or fields page.  Field status is updated by 7am on Saturdays, but be sure to check just before your session time as conditions sometimes change.  You can also sign up for texts or tweets regarding field status by following @newtonfields.

Fall 2021 Grade 2 Match Schedule

  • Home team listed wears ORANGE jersey and supplies game ball.
  • Visiting team listed wears WHITE.
DateHome/Orange TeamAway/White TeamGame TimeField #Field Name
9/11/2021Queen BeesBoss Kids1:00 PM3Highlands
Pretty ToughGoals R Us1:00 PM4Highlands
Awesome BlossomsGlitterstorm1:00 PM5Highlands
Flower PowerDefenders1:00 PM6Highlands
Kick'n CutiesSupersonics1:00 PM7Highlands
Silver AsteroidsDazzling Divas2:20 PM3Highlands
Rainbow MagicGolden Comets2:20 PM4Highlands
Shooting StarsDream Team2:20 PM5Highlands
SuperstarsSparklers2:20 PM6Highlands
Fancy FeetGame Changers2:20 PM7Highlands
9/18/2021Goals R UsQueen Bees1:00 PM3Highlands
Boss KidsPretty Tough1:00 PM4Highlands
Flower PowerKick'n Cuties1:00 PM5Highlands
DefendersAwesome Blossoms1:00 PM6Highlands
SupersonicsGlitterstorm1:00 PM7Highlands
Golden CometsFancy Feet2:20 PM3Highlands
Dream TeamSilver Asteroids2:20 PM4Highlands
SuperstarsRainbow Magic2:20 PM5Highlands
Dazzling DivasShooting Stars2:20 PM6Highlands
Game ChangersSparklers2:20 PM7Highlands
9/25/2021Kick'n CutiesGoals R Us1:00 PM3Highlands
Queen BeesDefenders1:00 PM4Highlands
Awesome BlossomsBoss Kids1:00 PM5Highlands
SupersonicsFlower Power1:00 PM6Highlands
Pretty ToughGlitterstorm1:00 PM7Highlands
Silver AsteroidsShooting Stars2:20 PM3Highlands
Rainbow MagicGame Changers2:20 PM4Highlands
SuperstarsDazzling Divas2:20 PM5Highlands
SparklersGolden Comets2:20 PM6Highlands
Fancy FeetDream Team2:20 PM7Highlands
10/2/2021Awesome BlossomsKick'n Cuties1:00 PM3Highlands
GlitterstormQueen Bees1:00 PM4Highlands
Boss KidsFlower Power1:00 PM5Highlands
DefendersPretty Tough1:00 PM6Highlands
SupersonicsGoals R Us1:00 PM7Highlands
Game ChangersSilver Asteroids2:20 PM3Highlands
Dazzling DivasSparklers2:20 PM4Highlands
Golden CometsSuperstars2:20 PM5Highlands
Shooting StarsFancy Feet2:20 PM6Highlands
Dream TeamRainbow Magic2:20 PM7Highlands
10/9/2021Pretty ToughSupersonics1:00 PM3Highlands
DefendersGlitterstorm1:00 PM4Highlands
Queen BeesFlower Power1:00 PM5Highlands
Kick'n CutiesBoss Kids1:00 PM6Highlands
Goals R UsAwesome Blossoms1:00 PM7Highlands
Silver AsteroidsGolden Comets2:20 PM3Highlands
Rainbow MagicDazzling Divas2:20 PM4Highlands
Shooting StarsGame Changers2:20 PM5Highlands
Fancy FeetSuperstars2:20 PM6Highlands
SparklersDream Team2:20 PM7Highlands
10/16/2021Boss KidsDefenders1:00 PM3Highlands
Awesome BlossomsSupersonics1:00 PM4Highlands
Kick'n CutiesQueen Bees1:00 PM5Highlands
Flower PowerPretty Tough1:00 PM6Highlands
Goals R UsGlitterstorm1:00 PM7Highlands
Rainbow MagicSilver Asteroids2:20 PM3Highlands
SuperstarsShooting Stars2:20 PM4Highlands
SparklersFancy Feet2:20 PM5Highlands
Dazzling DivasDream Team2:20 PM6Highlands
Game ChangersGolden Comets2:20 PM7Highlands
10/23/2021Pretty ToughKick'n Cuties1:00 PM3Highlands
DefendersSupersonics1:00 PM4Highlands
Flower PowerGoals R Us1:00 PM5Highlands
Queen BeesAwesome Blossoms1:00 PM6Highlands
GlitterstormBoss Kids1:00 PM7Highlands
Fancy FeetRainbow Magic2:20 PM3Highlands
Golden CometsDazzling Divas2:20 PM4Highlands
Dream TeamGame Changers2:20 PM5Highlands
Shooting StarsSparklers2:20 PM6Highlands
Silver AsteroidsSuperstars2:20 PM7Highlands
10/30/2021GlitterstormKick'n Cuties1:00 PM3Highlands
Queen BeesPretty Tough1:00 PM4Highlands
Boss KidsSupersonics1:00 PM5Highlands
DefendersGoals R Us1:00 PM6Highlands
Awesome BlossomsFlower Power1:00 PM7Highlands
Rainbow MagicShooting Stars2:20 PM3Highlands
Dazzling DivasFancy Feet2:20 PM4Highlands
Dream TeamGolden Comets2:20 PM5Highlands
Game ChangersSuperstars2:20 PM6Highlands
SparklersSilver Asteroids2:20 PM7Highlands
11/6/2021Goals R UsBoss Kids1:00 PM3Highlands
Kick'n CutiesDefenders1:00 PM4Highlands
SupersonicsQueen Bees1:00 PM5Highlands
GlitterstormFlower Power1:00 PM6Highlands
Pretty ToughAwesome Blossoms1:00 PM7Highlands
SparklersRainbow Magic2:20 PM3Highlands
Silver AsteroidsFancy Feet2:20 PM4Highlands
Golden CometsShooting Stars2:20 PM5Highlands
Dream TeamSuperstars2:20 PM6Highlands
Game ChangersDazzling Divas2:20 PM7Highlands
11/13/2021Boss KidsQueen Bees1:00 PM3Highlands
Goals R UsPretty Tough1:00 PM4Highlands
GlitterstormAwesome Blossoms1:00 PM5Highlands
Flower PowerDefenders1:00 PM6Highlands
SupersonicsKick'n Cuties1:00 PM7Highlands
Dazzling DivasSilver Asteroids2:20 PM3Highlands
Golden CometsRainbow Magic2:20 PM4Highlands
Shooting StarsDream Team2:20 PM5Highlands
SuperstarsSparklers2:20 PM6Highlands
Fancy FeetGame Changers2:20 PM7Highlands