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Cal South E-News | April 2012

April 20, 2012

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Welcome to the Cal South E-News for April 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
High School vs. Club Soccer: Maximize Your Collegiate Opportunities: There comes a time in every player's soccer career when he or she needs to decide how seriously they want to pursue soccer. At some point, every youth soccer player will be asked the question: do you want to play soccer in college?
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COACHING EDUCATION
Provided by US Youth Soccer
Combination Play can be defined in very narrow terms, such as wall passing or overlapping; more broadly, as in combinations that are initiated with vertical or horizontal passes; or, very generally, as in any movement or combination involving two or more players that maintains possession or achieves penetration...
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NUTRITION EDUCATION
Provided by Nancy Clark, MS RD
Building Your Sports Diet: "What percent of my calories should come from carbohydrates, protein and fat?" my client asked in his efforts to improve his sports diet and his performance. "Should it be 40% carb, 30% protein and 30% fat? Or 65-15-30?" Clearly, he had been reading the popular literature and felt totally confused by the mixed messages...
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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
Some Tips on Being a Top-Notch Parent: Fuel a passion to have fun and enjoy the beauty of soccer. It is a wonderful game that can teach your child how to enjoy life, have discipline, compete at a high level, and work as part of a team. These are all great skills that will benefit your child in life...
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