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Cal South E-News // May 2009

May 15, 2009






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The Craft of Coaching (Part 3 of 4)
The Coach as "Craftsman" The craft of coaching players comes down to four basic tasks. The end results are carefully designed and focused practice sessions in an environment which closely resembles the competitive pressure of a game, and in which players improve. The next basic task is organization... click for complete story


NCSA Recruiting Corner

College Stimulus The ultimate goal of the recruiting process should be to find a college or university that will be the right fit for you academically and athletically. However, with today's economy, finding a school that also competes financially has become a top priority for most families. Is it possible to find both? YES!.... click for complete story


Velocity Sports Performance Training Tips
Staying in the Game - Tips to Injury Prevention: Soccer is a game of accelerating, decelerating, and change of directions. A good soccer player can stop on a dime and change direction at the flip of a hat with or without the ball. All these quick changes of direction and accelerating, decelerating, and reaccelerating are hard on the body... click for complete story


FREE Cal South Online Parenting Course

Cal South and Sports Path, the leader in online sports education courses, have formally announced an agreement designed to help bring parental soccer education to the forefront. Through this partnership, Sports Path will provide a Cal South-branded course entitled "Preparing Your Child for Youth Soccer," which is free to Cal South members interested in furthering their soccer parenting education...click for complete story


Laws of the Game - Ask the 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... click for complete story

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