Running a youth club: Steve Gans’ advice for DOCs, the Board, and parents by Mike Woitalla @MikeWoitalla, Jan 29, 2019 Operating a youth soccer club in the USA comes with all the complexities of running a business, including legal matters. For advice on the myriad issues club management faces,… Go To Full Post
We are proud to have at our League the National Winner 2018.
The 2019 US YOUTH SOCCER presented the AWARD at the National Convention in Chicago to
Jacob Zammit as the Competitive Girls Coach 2018.
Even while coaching a competitive team in the US Youth Soccer National League Midwest Conference, … Go To Full Post
Ending ref abuse starts with the coaches by Mike Woitalla @MikeWoitalla, Sep 28, 2018 More than 70% of referees in American youth soccer are teenagers.
Years ago, in my area, a coach screamed so much at the teenage girl refereeing a U-10 game that she ended up in tears and… Go To Full Post
Have mercy? How coaches can manage a mismatch by Beau Dure @duresport, Oct 15, 2018 The opposing coach was emphatic. “Left foot only!” he yelled. He had also imposed shooting restrictions on his players.
The score at the time? 4-3.
Sure, I had a rather ragtag team of players, including… Go To Full Post
Reffing helps keep me young by Randy Vogt , Jun 6, 2018 While I continue to grow older, the ages of those playing soccer remains the same. As a referee, I’m in the same boat as teachers in this regard. But it’s more challenging for a soccer ref than a… Go To Full Post
Reffing at the younger ages: Kids say the darndest things by Randy Vogt , Jun 22, 2018 Soccer Americans might recall in my last article, that I felt a twinge in my right knee while running down a field as I was refereeing back in May. My Primary Care Physician… Go To Full Post