Please be advised that due to the current work being done at the KGV Soccer Complex the Challenge Cup game between St. Lawrence and Holy Cross game scheduled to be played at KGV on Sunday May 26, 2013 at 1:00 PM will be played in Mount Pearl at the Gushue Complex.
Gord Dunphy – NLSA “Senior Men’s ” VP
The 2013 Jubilee Trophy season got underway Thursday night, as Mount Pearl-Electronic Centre-Molsons defeated St Johns U16 1 – 0 thanks to an own goal, and last year’s champions CBS Holy Cross Kirby Group went down to a heavy 5-1 defeat to Toyota Plaza Canada Games.
The NLSA will be hosting an Under 12 skills camp July 30 – Aug 2. The instructors for the camp will be Technical Director Dragan Mirkovic & Player Development Director Mike Power. The camp is open to any player in the province born in 2001 or 2002 who is registered with a club. Continue reading NLSA U12 Skills Camp
Seventeen members of the NLSA have received the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador Preimer Awards. According to Premier Dunderdale ““The level of athletic excellence that exists in Newfoundland and Labrador is renowned nationally and internationally, and the annual Premier’s Athletic Awards Program recognizes the achievements of our top young athletes”. Continue reading NLSA Members receive Premier Awards
Any clubs, associations or regions who wish to host a youth or entry level referee course should contact Dave Liverman or the NLSA office as soon as possible. Instructor availability is limited and it may be difficult to accomodate all such requests in June.
YOUTH REFEREE COURSE
This is a basic officiating course, designed for those interested in officiating House League games in the Under 12 division or below designed for 8 a side soccer. This is a 6 hour course provided by the NLSA. It is important to note that the youth referee course does not qualify an official to referee 11/side soccer at any level, or to act as an assistant referee at any level, or to officiate in provincial tournaments (other than the 8-side). It is open to those aged 12 -16.
Youth Clinic hosting information
ENTRY LEVEL COURSE
This is an introduction to officiating 11/side soccer. This is a 16 hour CSA-certified course designed to teach the Laws of the Game. The course is practically oriented and there is an examination. The minimum age a candidate may be presented for the Entry Level Course is 14 years.
Entry level hosting brochure
Information on the 2013 Breen’s Jubilee Trophy Season is now available. Feildians, Mt. Pearl Electronic Centre Molson and CBS Holy Cross Kirby Group will compete for the title with Mount Pearl U16, St John’s U16 and Toyota Plaza Canada games taking part on an exhibition basis. The season gets underway May 23 with 44 games to be played before the final set for August 22.
The Newfoundland and Labrador Soccer Association is accepting applications for summer employment. For more information, please review the attached job description. Any inqueries can be directed to email@example.com.
Applications for the 2013 Newfoundland and Labrador Soccer Association are now being accepted. The deadline for applications is June 30, 2013.
Canadian International and Bronze Medal Winner, Desiree Scott, recently visited Labrador City. Photos courtesy of Michael Bourgeois
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April 1st through July 12th Canadian soccer coaches and parents have the opportunity to enter a youth team (ages 7-12) in the BMO Team of the Week (BMO TOTW) program. The BMO Team of the Week program is a program designed to celebrate youth soccer teams who display team pride, spirit, community commitment and passion for the game.
15 weekly winners will be selected to receive a $500 team prize, BMO TOTW tracksuits and a $500 donation to a charity of their choice. Remember that time is of the essence: the earlier your team registers, the more chances they have of being selected as BMO Team of the Week!
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