AYSO VISION STATEMENT
To provide world class youth soccer programs that enrich children's lives.
AYSO MISSION STATEMENT
To develop and deliver quality youth soccer programs which promote a fun, family environment based on AYSO's Six Philosophies:
Our program's goal is for kids to play soccer so we mandate that every player on every team must play at least 50% of every game. It’s no fun to spend the game on the bench…and that’s no way to learn soccer!
Each year we form new teams as evenly balanced as possible because it’s more fun and a better learning experience when teams of similar ability play. It allows for each player to gain the experience of a wide variety of teammates of different skill levels.
Our program is open to all children between 4 and 19 years of age who want to register and play soccer. Interest and enthusiasm are the only criteria for playing. There are no elimination try-outs and nobody gets cut.
Encouragement of player effort provides for greater enjoyment for the players and leads to better-skilled and better-motivated players. A coach can be one of the most influential people in a child’s life, so AYSO requires they create a positive experience for every boy and girl.
We strive to create a positive environment based on mutual respect rather than a win-at-all-costs attitude, and our program is designed to instill good sportsmanship in every facet of AYSO.
We believe that all players should be able to develop their soccer skills and knowledge to the best of their abilities, both individually and as members of a team, in order to maximize their enjoyment of the game.
Playoff Notice: Please be aware that each team needs to earn a minimum number of referee points in order to participate in the tournament at the end of the season. The number of points required are:
For U12-U14 teams at the end of:
9/20 you need 12 points
10/11 you need 12 more points
11/8 you need 16 more points
For a total of 40 points
For U10 teams at the end of:
9/20 you need 9 points
10/11 you need 9 more points
11/8 you need 12 more points
For a total of 30 points
Points are acquired by:
3 points for a Center referee
2 points for an AR referee
1 point for stand by
Regional Playoffs: TBA
AREA Playoffs December 5-7, 2014.
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