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Cal South E-News // October 2007

October 09, 2007

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Each monthly issue of the Cal South E-News is loaded with free educational content broken into useful categories that parents, coaches, trainers and referees will find useful. Dig in, enjoy, and we'll see you again next month.


A GOOD COACH AND MANAGER(Part 1 of 3)
Individuals within the team structure - Remember that all players are different. Each has strengths, weaknesses, personalities, come from different backgrounds, etc. Coaches must adjust to each person on the team. Find out what each person reacts to best and coach accordingly. Remember, people first want to know that you care... click for complete story


SHOW MORE INTEREST IN THEIR SCHOOL LIFE

Lately, I've been making an effort to be a better school parent. I don't want my kids to go around thinking that their interest in sports is more important than their schoolwork, just because sports are what seem to excite their father. My confession is that as a child I always liked sports more than school, and yet now, as an adult... click for complete story


R.I.C.E.: Rest - Ice - Compression - Elevation
There are four basics steps which should be employed when a player sustains any sort of field injury, such as turning an ankle or knee, where swelling of the flesh occurs. These steps, detailed below, are known by the simple-to-learn acronym R.I.C.E., which stands for "Rest - Ice - Compression - Elevation"...click for complete story


NCSA RECRUITING CORNER

The Reality of Local Fame in the Competitive Game of Recruiting: I recently attended a local high school soccer game. As I stood there, it was obvious that one player was the standout. The crowd certainly knew her, and the parents around me did as well. When a perfectly-placed shot from 20 yards out hit the crossbar the teenage boys in the crowd chanted her name... click for complete story


HANDLING EQUIPMENT SITUATIONS
The USSF has received a number of inquiries about how officials should handle situations where players wish to wear equipment that is not included in the list of basic compulsory equipment in FIFA's Laws of the Game . Referees are facing increased requests from players for permission to wear... click for complete story

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