This past Saturday, Sycamore Middle School's soccer fields were full of girls and boys from the ages of 4 to 12.
Saturday was the first day of the Gridley Recreational Department's youth soccer program. Malanee Montero reported that the Recreational Department had seen about 300 kids sign up this year.
According to her, the teams are divided among four different age groups: 4-5, 6-7, 8-9, and 10-12. The number of youth that signed up called for a total of 27 teams.
The youth soccer league began on September 8th at 9:00 am, and it will conclude at the end of October.