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NCSA Recruiting Corner
Top 5 Actions to Avoid in the Recruiting Process: There are many actions you can take that will negatively affect your recruiting;
always do what you can to avoid these actions... click for complete story
NSCAA Coaching Education
Only One Piece of Advice: Without a doubt, if I were restricted to teaching a team only one thing regarding tactics, it would be the importance of making a sprint after every pass. Not only is this the most important thing you can learn as a soccer player, it also is one of the easiest to teach. To stress the importance of the run, however, is much more difficult... click for complete
Provided this issue by Selina Lai,
'Tis the Season for Tournament Play: Well, who says there aren't triple headers in soccer? Last Saturday both my boys played three 60-minute soccer matches in a span of seven hours. Considering that just one soccer match is enough to deplete the muscle glycogen stores of the most intense players, this is when proper eating and planning makes or breaks a team's success... click for
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
FREE Cal South Online Parenting Course
Sports Path, the leader in online sports education courses, provides 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
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