Updates

New HYR Header Policy

April 10, 2016

In order to reduce potential head injuries in children, Highland Youth Recreation, in accordance with September 2015 guidelines of The United States Soccer Federation, discourages children under age 10 from heading the ball. Furthermore, HYR will instruct coaches of children age 10 and up to limit heading during practices. Coaches of children age 10 and up will receive training in

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Thank You HYR Sponsors!

April 10, 2016

Without our wonderful sponsors it would be a challenge for HYR to remain affordable. Please patronize these wonderful businesses, individuals, and organizations! $500 Level Sponsors Heine Brothers’ Organic Fair Trade Coffee $250 Level Sponsors Virginia Gariepy, Broker/Owner Gariepy Group, Real Estate Services Rainbow Blossom Natural Food Markets Borders and Borders, PLC Attorneys at Law Louise Venettozzi, Realtor

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Cartoon of young children playing soccer

HYR Parent-Player Academy for 4-Year-Olds

Big News for Little Soccer Players HYR welcomes 4-year-olds to the Highland Youth Recreation Parent-Player Academy! What does Parent-Player mean? It means you, the parent, are an important part of the league, learning drills right along with your player as well has having the opportunity to serve as a coach for a scrimmage. You’ll also

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Courier Journal features HYR’s non-competitive philosophy

January 11, 2015

“I started as just a parent at HYR in 2003 when my oldest son decided to try soccer after being discouraged with some of the area’s competitive programs,” said soccer coach Patrick Helmon. “Since he had never played soccer, we decided to try HYR so that he could learn about the sport. It was such

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