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Cal South E-News // September 2007

September 09, 2007

WELCOME TO THE NEW CAL SOUTH E-NEWS!
Each monthly issue of the Cal South E-News is chock-full of free educational content broken into useful categories that parents, coaches, trainers and referees will enjoy. So dig in, enjoy, and we'll see you again next month.


WHERE IS THE GAME GOING? (Pt. 3 of 3)
All coaches look at systems of play as evidence of the game's progress and motivation to switch or create a new system. It's fascinating to evaluate world events, as each World Cup and Olympics unveils new trends in systems and team play. In recent competitions, the women's game has seen tremendous growth... click for complete story


TRUST THEIR ATHLETIC DESTINY

None of us sports parents can know what the future has in store for our young athletes. None of us can control our children's athletic future, even though most of us will try. We'll look for the best coaches, teams and camps to maximize their talent. We'll do all that we can to give them the best shot at success, which is fine; but after we've done our thing as parents, we need to learn to let go... click for complete story


SOCCER & THE FIGHT AGAINST CHILDHOOD OBESITY
In a recent survey, 91 percent of US Youth Soccer parents desire physical activity for their children through youth soccer. In 2003, The National Association for Sport and Physical Education reported that parents believe that an increase in school-based activity will decrease child obesity. Parents are concerned that distractions like television and video games will limit their child's physical activity...click for complete story


NCSA RECRUITING CORNER

KICKING THE SCHOOL SEASON OFF RIGHT: With school starting again, life can get a little hectic for a high school student-athlete. Here are a few topics to keep in mind as you get back into the swing of things this fall... click for complete story


LAWS OF THE GAME (Pt. 4 of 4)
Last year, the Cal South E-News ran a series of articles pertaining to the Laws of the Game. We received several positive comments and requests for additional information. As a follow-up, we are providing the following article which provides a more detailed explanation to the most important Laws of the Game. Due to its length, we have broken the article into 4 sections... click for complete story

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