Learning teamwork while earning pizza and awards

The 5- and 6-year-old kindergarten soccer players in North Canaan ended their season with a scrimmage on Friday, Oct. 4. Photo by Shane Stampfle

NORTH CANAAN — It was cold and windy at Segalla Field in North Canaan on Friday, Oct. 4, but the youngsters running back and forth on the soccer field did not seem to mind. 

The players, all 5 and 6 years old, are members of the Kindergarten Soccer program, sponsored by the North Canaan Recreation Commission. Their season, consisting of practices, culminated with a scrimmage. It was well attended, with parents bundled in blankets cheering the action on the field. 

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