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Cal South E-News | March 2012

March 20, 2012

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Welcome to the Cal South E-News for March 2012
Each monthly issue of Cal South E-News is loaded with free educational content broken into useful categories for parents, coaches, players and referees. Drop us a line and let us know how you like our newsletter. Enjoy!

COLLEGE PLANNING - NCSA Recruiting Corner
Provided by National Collegiate Scouting Association
Researching Schools 101: Researching schools can be a different process for every student-athlete, but it is important for EVERY student-athlete. Researching schools can get tedious, but you should be researching schools each week, no matter how old you are. The more schools you research, the more you will know what you are looking for in a school. You will be the one going to college for four years and you should be the one determining what you want in a school. Don't leave the decision in someone else's hands...
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COACHING EDUCATION
Provided by US Youth Soccer
Ready for Spring: Across the USA, youth teams are getting into their spring season. So this is a good time for coaches to refresh themselves on the major points of the prevention and care of injuries. A coach first and foremost must do what he or she can to reduce the likelihood of injury. The factors over which a coach has some control include...
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NUTRITION EDUCATION
Provided by Nancy Clark, MS RD
What's the right ratio of carbs and protein? The good news is carbohydrates are NOT fattening so you have no need to cut back on them as a part of a weight reduction plan. Excess calories are fattening, in particular,excess calories of fat...
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REFEREE EDUCATION
Provided by U.S. Soccer
Ask A Referee: The USSF's National Referee Program office receives a multitude of inquiries regarding FIFA's Laws of the Game and numerous questions involving some often confusing rules and calls. Here is a quick sampling of recent topics and the resulting responses...
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PARENT EDUCATION
Provided by US Youth Soccer
The Car Ride Home: I recently had the opportunity to meet with a group of parents of a U9 boys' travel team to discuss our club's mission with respect to facilitating the conditions which focus upon player development over match results. These particular parents had enjoyed a rather successful wins/losses record that leaned in their favor over the past few seasons. The focal point of our club, however, was now upon fostering development of each player...
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