Fall 2020 Youth Soccer

Village of Hawthorn Woods Youth Soccer

The Village of Hawthorn Woods and Hawthorn Woods Elite Soccer are proud to team up to offer youth soccer programs that provide instruction to build upon each player’s skills in a recreation-based environment where players learn by playing together on the field. Our fall 2020 Youth Soccer program will focus on player skill development through grid work training and drills. 

Grades K-2

Tuesdays, September 8 - October 13
4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Program + Uniform
$105/res; $120/non-res
Code: 2950 

Program Only
$85/res; $100/non-res
Code: 2949

Grades 3-5

Thursdays, September 10 - October 15
4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Program + Uniform
$105/res; $120/non-res
Code: 2948 

Program Only
$85/res; $100/non-res
Code: 2947


More Information

Player Communication

In order for the league or camp to communicate to parents and players, all should register to receive text or email alerts for unforeseen schedule changes. To register for this free service:

Parents/players must register for this service; you will not be automatically signed up. Returning participants must re-register. Register for this prior to the first practice. Relatives assisting with drop-off and pick-up may register as well. Please communicate any messages to those assisting with your player who are not registered for the service.


Please make sure your player brings the following to each game and practice (these items are not provided):

  • Rubber molded soccer shoes or gym shoes
  • Shin guards
  • A soccer ball (size 3 or 4)
  • Water Bottle


All players must have a uniform which includes jersey, shorts and socks. View the size chart (PDF). Previous players may wear their old uniform.

Additional uniform pieces are available to order individually. When registering online, click on "Add Merchandise" from your cart to purchase additional uniform pieces.

Shirts $10 | Shorts $5 | Socks $5

COVID-19 Precautions:

Masks will be optional for players. All coaches will wear masks.

Spectators must remain 30-feet away from the players grid area. All spectators must keep a minimum of 6-feet of social distance from other families. Spectators must wear masks at all times. Spectators who do not follow these guidelines will be asked to leave the field.


All missed practices or games will be attempted to be rescheduled. But due to inclement weather, field conditions and instructor availability, some practices are games may not be able to be rescheduled.

Coaches & Referees

Practices and training sessions led by Coach Tom Chmela:

  • Hawthorn Woods Resident
  • Owner/Director Hawthorn Woods Elite Soccer Club
  • Owner Kits Sports Center
  • Retired P.E. Teacher - Evanston Township High School
  • Experienced coach at all level including high school & college

Games coached and refereed by: Hawthorn Woods Elite Soccer Staff & Players


Village of Hawthorn Woods
Parks & Recreation Department
(847) 847-3533