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Cal South E-News | April 2011

April 22, 2011

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

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Best workout recovery drink? Researchers say it's milk!
Recent research indicates that milk is a perfect post-workout drink for many soccer players. Whether athletes have participated in robust resistance training, engaged in an intense endurance workout, or played a full 90 minutes, milk has been shown to be the best choice for body recovery... click for complete story

NCSA Recruiting Corner
Keep Your Options Open: Every day, student-athletes turn down schools or ignore contacts from coaches when they shouldn't. Unless you have a finalized list of schools in which you are interested and already in contact, you should not be turning any schools down... click for complete story

NSCAA Coaching Education
Goalkeepers and Field Vision:
The attacker is advancing the ball through the middle of the field, and the goalkeeper's concentration is laser-sharp on the point of attack. The ball is struck toward goal, and as it arrives at the keeper, an unseen opponent slides in from the side, making contact with the ball and the keeper at the same time... 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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US Youth Soccer
How Do We Measure Success in Youth Soccer? Too often in America, a professional sport model is used in measuring youth sports success. Youth soccer is not immune to this misapplied standard. For soccer, the situation is made worse by a desire of many adults to use measuring tools from other sports... click for complete story

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