League 1 Reserves (U21)

Waterloo United to field Women’s and Men’s League 1 Reserve in the spring of 2020 as first steps towards providing Waterloo Regions only Full Player Pathway from grassroots to Professional!

As an elite standards-based development league, League 1 Reserve serves to function as the bridge for elite youth to the senior League1 level. Waterloo’s L1R teams will be the first steps towards Men’s and Women’s’ League 1 teams projected for 2021.

There are currently 14 teams in the women’s division and 16 in the Men’s which will field a League 1 Reserve team for 2020 alongside Clubs such as WMSC applying for League 1 Ontario teams for 2021.

All-League 1 Ontario teams will be required to have a League 1 Reserve team which will also be the solitary pathway for player call ups to League 1. The League 1 Reserve season is expected to be split into two separate and fully independent sections: a 12 Match spring/summer season kicking off in May and a 10-12 game fall season kicking off late August. Teams are not required to play in both ‘sections’ which fits very well timing-wise for Canadian and U.S university and college-bound student-athletes.


LEAGUE 1 RESERVE MALE AND FEMALE TRIALS 

Waterloo United is excited to announce upcoming trials for Women’s and Men’s League 1 Ontario Reserves. League1 Ontario is the province of Ontario’s pro-am, standards-based, senior league and in May of 2020, a Women’s and Men’s U21 Reserve Division will kick-off as a complement to the existing women’s League 1 division.

  • League 1 Reserves Women’s Head Coach: Chris Kraemer
  • League 1 Reserves Men’s Head Coach: Jim Anderson 
Dates Times Locations 
  • Saturday, November 9th
  • Saturday, November 16th
  • Saturday, November 23rd
  • 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM For L1R Females
  • 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM For L1R Males
  • RIM Park Artifical Turf

Registration for the clubs league 1 Reserve Trials are now open for registration and can be completed by clicking here.


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