Great Banquet 2016
The Banquet started, like always, with a wonderful and enjoyable dinner. This was followed by the 2016 President’s Awards presented by our President, who also did double duty as the MC. The President’s Awards are given each year for outstanding efforts and dedication to Youth Soccer. In… Go To Full Post
Please, Don’t scream at the children
By Mike Woitalla @MikeWoitalla
Within the last few weeks, while coaching and refereeing, I observed a couple of very different kinds of youth coaches.
One played more than a decade of pro soccer, appeared for the U.S. national team, and runs a successful youth… Go To Full Post
In case of emergency — be ready
By Dev K. Mishra, M.D.
An Emergency Action Plan (EAP) is a written set of systems and processes that are followed if a serious health or environmental condition occurs.
By having a plan and rehearsing it ahead of the season it gives an… Go To Full Post
Refereeing: the key part is to start — and to be fit
By Randy Vogt
Every beginner is a winner! If you are just starting out officiating, then you have not made anywhere near the number of mistakes I’ve made on the field, and hopefully you never will.
I began… Go To Full Post