Addison McKinney, 9, practices with other 9-year-olds during Sacramento Soccer Alliance tryouts at Luther Burbank High School in Sacramento on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. New rules may split many kids from playing with their classmates due to teams formed based on birth year, while past rules were aligned with the school year. The United States Soccer Federation (USSF), the country's governing body of soccer, announced in August that youth soccer teams will be grouped in age by calendar year.
Addison McKinney, 9, practices with other 9-year-olds during Sacramento Soccer Alliance tryouts at Luther Burbank High School in Sacramento on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. New rules may split many kids from playing with their classmates due to teams formed based on birth year, while past rules were aligned with the school year. The United States Soccer Federation (USSF), the country's governing body of soccer, announced in August that youth soccer teams will be grouped in age by calendar year. Randall Benton rbenton@sacbee.com
Addison McKinney, 9, practices with other 9-year-olds during Sacramento Soccer Alliance tryouts at Luther Burbank High School in Sacramento on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. New rules may split many kids from playing with their classmates due to teams formed based on birth year, while past rules were aligned with the school year. The United States Soccer Federation (USSF), the country's governing body of soccer, announced in August that youth soccer teams will be grouped in age by calendar year. Randall Benton rbenton@sacbee.com

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Some youth soccer teams in Sacramento face breakup as new age rules take effect

January 30, 2016 8:42 AM

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