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Cal South E-News // September 2009

September 15, 2009

Each monthly issue of Cal South E-News is loaded with free educational content broken into useful categories that parents, coaches, trainers and referees will find useful. Drop us a line and let us know how you like our newsletter. Enjoy!

NCSA Recruiting Corner

It's Never Too Early to Start: Many people believe that junior year is the best time to start thinking about college. This is true for a lot of students, but as a student-athlete, you should be thinking about your college future much sooner. Colleges are recruiting athletes at an earlier age than ever before, which means that high school athletes that aspire to play sports in college must start thinking about their college plans as early as freshman year... click for complete story

Velocity Sports Performance Training Tips
Why Suzy Should Skip: At Velocity Sports Performance, our experiences working with players from MLS, NCAA Schools, and the US National Team have shown us that soccer players can improve speed & agility with consistent use of simple drills... click for complete story

Herbalife Independent Distributors Nutrition Ed.
Make Hydration A Goal: Active kids need adequate fluids for a healthy, well-functioning body! Proper hydration is important for their energy level, concentration and physical endurance.Before a practice or a game, kids should drink about 12 to 16 ounces of fluid. During activity, kids should drink every 30 minutes or so... click for complete story

NSCAA Coaching Education
Eight "Don'ts" of Leadership: Mission and vision are crucial to team effectiveness. A mission statement defines a team's purpose, while a vision statement describes a desired future state that fulfills the mission statement. Once established, mission and vision guide teams in developing and using specific strategies and plans... click for complete story

FREE Cal South Online Parenting Course

Five Simple Questions:
Parents, you are incredibly important to the sustained development of youth sports, spending an estimated $5 billion per year on organized youth sports coaching... even during a recession! You want your children to get the most from their sports. They probably play more than one sport. Have you thought why they like one sport more than another or how to avoid them giving up sports altogether?...
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