Subject: US Soccer Mandates & US Youth Soccer Vote
Many of you may have seen the August 24th, both US Soccer and US Youth Soccer released announcements concerning mandates for the small-sided game and changing the age groups from 8/1 - 7/31 to the calendar year passed by the US Soccer Board of Directors.
Perpective Releases from USSF and USYouth Soccer on Player Directives
The Maryland State Youth Soccer Association will continue to keep you informed of the latest information that is being pushed down from the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) and the United States Youth Soccer Association (US Youth Soccer).
The VYSA Board of Directors has approved the following policy for our member clubs and leagues to use as a guide to prevent and properly care for concussions when they occur. It is important that you read and understand this policy.
Please be sure to distribute this to your coaches and administrators and post a copy on your website.
NCSL announces a new feature to view scores and standings on a cell phone. Scores and standings can now update quickly on a phone in an easy to read format. As scores are reported, the mobile version is updated just the same as the version on your site, only it’s formatted for viewing on an iPhone, Android device, Blackberry, or other mobile device.