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Junior Celtic Program

The Registration "Junior Celtic Program " is not currently available.

The Registration "Junior Celtic Program " is not currently available.

2020-2021 Junior Celtic Information

Jr. Celtic players can register now-August for the "full year player" for a discounted price or register for "fall only".  Jr. Celtic goes through the winter months to keep the players busy and their skills sharp.  If you are looking for a program for your  6, 7 or 8 year old, there is no better program in the Northwest suburbs.

Yearly Practice Schedule:

  • Tuesdays and Thursdays at Celtic Park from 5:30pm-6:30pm (fall & spring)
  • Tuesdays at Falcon Park from 5:00pm-6:00pm (winter)

2020-2021 Information

The program also includes:

  • Every practice session and game is led by professionally licensed staff coaches
  • New Balance Jr. Celtic Uniform Kit (included in price)
  • 50+ hours of professionally lead practice sessions
  • 30+ hours of games lead by professional coaches

Our program will feature practices led by a quality, licensed staff coaches from Celtic. The Junior Celtic program will follow a unique Celtic curriculum to develop and prepare our players the best way we know how. It will follow the same principles and philosophy as our travel program currently does.

If you are looking for a program that will improve players in every session, Celtic is the place to be for young players.

GOAL: The objective of the Jr. Celtic program is to prepare players born in 2013-2015 for the travel program.  We believe in a holistic player centered approach where players are challenged to learn their skills while playing in game situations. 

STAFF: Coach Jen Jeschke will lead the Jr. Celtic program for the 2020-21 season and will oversee the Junior Celtic program. 

REGISTRATION: There are two options for Jr. Celtic registration.  The 2020-21 Jr. Celtic "Full Year" or  2020 Jr. Celtic "Fall Only".  All players born in 2013-2015 (01/01/2013 to 12/31/2015) both boys & girls are encouraged to register. There is no tryout for this program. We accept players of all abilities!

The Registration "Junior Celtic Program " is not currently available.

The Registration "Junior Celtic Program " is not currently available.

Registration Information

Registration is now open!  Players can register for full year Jr. Celtic (August-June) or register by season. The best experience by far is to register for the year and start your journey as a Celtic SC player!

UPDATE - 8/10/20 - At this time, we are preceding with our season.  Practice starts September 1st.   We will monitor the guidelines set for us and will communicate directly to all of those registered about any changes in the season based on Covid-19 guidelines.

Players born in 2013-2015  are open to register.  If your player is born in 2016 and is interested in the Jr. Celtic program, please email Jen Jeschke. 

Meet the Staff

Jen Jeschke, Celtic SC Youth Programs Director will be leading the Jr. Celtic program. Jen enters another year with Palatine Celtic and clearly models a passion for the game with each one of our young players. She has a USSF D license and works with the U9 and U10 boys in the travel program.

Contact Coach Jen if you have any questions about the Jr. Celtic program. 


All questions can be directed to:

Jen Jeschke

Youth Programs Director

Fall Practices

2020 fall practices will begin Tuesday, September 1st  at Celtic Park.  Plan to meet Coach Jen on the grass field, next to the turf at 5:30pm.

Tuesdays and Thursdays



The Registration "Junior Celtic Program " is not currently available.



The Registration "Junior Celtic Program " is not currently available.