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Fall 2021 Season Coach/Asst Coach/Manager Updates
by Pomperaug Soccer Club posted 8/12/2021

Website updated 8/12

Email updates went out 7/28, 8/11

 

Hello Everyone,

This email is going out to all Coaches/Assistant Coaches/Managers for the Fall 2021 season. Some updates and reminders below:

 

  1. All Roles (Coach/Asst. Coach/Manager) MUST register as a volunteer in the new Sports Connect system.  Still need many of you to do this - please do not wait as it will take time for the additional steps to process and you cannot be added to an official CJSA rosters and coach a game.  If you have not done so yet, you need to specifically register as a 'volunteer' HERE and do #2 below.  (Please complete by ASAP)
  2. This is a new seasonal year so all returning and new volunteers have action items for CJSA: See the document under Hey Coach for details making sure the background check, concussion, SafeSport certification is completed, direct link HERE. (You cannot be added to the CJSA roster unless this is completed)
  3. Season Details:
    1. As of now, the NWD will be continue to manage the season using the 'old' League Athletics site at NWDteams.com vs the state system on US Soccer Connect.
    2. PSC Practice will tentatively start the week of 9/6.
    3. NWD Season starts the 9/11 weekend
    4. The Mandatory NWD Coaches meeting is scheduled for Wednesday 9/1.  As of 8/30 was changed to a Zoom Call - details sent in email on 8/30 and time change for the Boys Teams start.  Each team will need at least 1 representative to attend but we recommend everyone attend for new information.
      1. Girls: 6:30-7:00pm
      2. Boys: 7:15-7:45pm
    5. The Mandatory PSC Coaches meeting will be held virtually the day before Tuesday 8/31 6:30-8pm.  Details for a Zoom meeting will be passed along shortly. 
    6. Teams will start to loaded into League Athletics next week.  You should all have a copy of your teams rosters with contact information.
    7. For the Head Coach, if you have not already, please reach out to your teams and introduce yourself, the assistant coaches, & managers if applicable.   Feel free to organize anything informally before the week of 9/6.
    8. The PSC Trainer Practice schedule is being worked on and will be available about 2 weeks before the season starts - these practices will start at Settlers and then move to Community House about the 3rd week of September.
    9. The PSC Coaches practice options will vary for field availability and will be laid out closer to the season.

 

Stay tuned for more information and 2 calendar invites for the two coaches' meetings mentioned above.

 

  1. US Soccer Grassroots Coaching classes are being offered in the area.  See details below and the costs will be reimbursed by the NWD for registering and completing the course.  These are highly recommended for our Parent coaches.

August 23-24th

7v7 In-Person Blended - Bristol, CT

Time: August 23, 2020 - Virtual - link will be sent to candidates 7-9pm

August 24, 2020 - Field 6-8pm 441 Emmett St, Bristol, CT 06010 - Bristol, CT

https://learning.ussoccer.com/#!/coach/courses/available/4/details/6828

August 25-26th

9v9 In-Person Blended - Bristol, CT

Time: August 25, 2020 - Virtual - link will be sent to candidates 7-9pm

August 26, 2020 - Field 6-8pm 441 Emmett St Bristol, CT 06010 - Bristol, CT

https://learning.ussoccer.com/coach/courses/available/4/details/6829

 

September 1-2nd

7v7 In-Person Blended - Wolcott, CT

Time: September 1, 2020 - Virtual - link will be sent to candidates 7-9pm

September 2, 2020 - Field 6-8pm 473 Spindle Hill Rd Wolcott Connecticut 06716

https://learning.ussoccer.com/#!/coach/courses/available/4/details/6844

September 2-3rd

11v11 In-Person Blended - Wolcott, CT

September 2, 2020 - Virtual - link will be sent to candidates 7-9pm

September 3 ,2020 - 6:00pm -8:00pm - 473 Spindle Hill Rd Wolcott Connecticut 06716

https://learning.ussoccer.com/#!/coach/courses/available/4/details/6845

 

Stay tuned for more information and thanks for your patience over the next few weeks.

And lastly… a Big Thank you in advance for taking the time to help make this and every season a success.  This program cannot happen without volunteers like yourselves!

 

 
 
PSC - Field Overview

Coaches,

  • See the 'Documents' section below - PSC Field Overview Spring or Fall for a full overview on the available fields and game time slots for Travel games.
 
 
Coaching Resources

Coaches,

  • Link to the schedules section on the CJSA website for both NWD & SWD is HERE.
  • See the 'Documents' section below:
  • The Coaching_Reminders_From_PSC_Coaches_Meeting file provides some reminder bullet points of expectations, guidelines and keeping it fun for all.
  • The PSC_HowToEnterScores_CJSA_USSoccerConnectWebsite file provides instructions how to enter your scores for NWD or SWD on the new CJSA US Soccer Connect platform.
  • The Sports_Connect_Website_HowToVolunteer file provides instructions how to volunteer on the website and address the CJSA requirements (Background, Concussion, SafeSport).
  • The PSC League Athletics Website Overview file has been posted to help coaches/managers with using the website to communicate and schedule practice/games for your teams.
  • The PSC Coaching Manual for full details on all Travel Coaching related items. (A working version)
  • The Travel PSC Coaches Meeting Fall or Spring file will be updated as needed each season and posted below.
  • The Travel PSC Referee Fees & Reimbursement file will be updated as needed each season and posted below.
  • The In-House PSC In-House Coaches Meeting Fall or Spring file will be updated as needed each season and posted below.

 

 
 

Documents


Adobe PDF file Coaching_Reminders_From_PSC_Coaches_Meeting *-  Reminder points of Coach/Manager expectations, guidelines, and keeping it fun for all!

Adobe PDF file CT Cup Overview *-  Overview and Registration details for the CT Cup.

Microsoft Word file Pomperaug Soccer Club Coach Application *-  Application for all interested coaches for the Pomperaug Soccer Club.

Adobe PDF file PSC Coaches Meeting Fall 2021 *-  - slides presented during the 8/31 PSC Coaches meeting

Adobe PDF file PSC Coaches Meeting for In-House Spring 2019 *-  Slides presented at the Spring 2019 In-House Coaches Meeting on 4/8)

Adobe PDF file PSC Coaching Manual *-  - Detailed manual to assist with all coaching related areas. (Version 2 - 8/30/18)

Adobe PDF file PSC Field Overview Fall 2021 Season *-  PSC Field Overview for Fall 2021 season

Adobe PDF file PSC League Athletics Website Overview *-  Some key points for PSC coaches on how to use the League Athletics (LA) website (pomperaugsoccerclub.com)

Adobe PDF file PSC Referee Fees & Reimbursement *-  Document outlining the Referee Fees per age group and how to get reimbursed for qualified expenses. (Updated 9/2020)

Adobe PDF file PSC Tournament Overview and CJSA Tournaments *-  - Tournament guidelines and local tournaments for the upcoming season for travel teams to consider.

Adobe PDF file PSC Travel Evaluation Form *-  Pomperaug Soccer Club Travel Player Evaluation Form for Coaches and/or Trainers. - Please review the 'ReadMe_Definitions' Tab of the file for instructions.

Adobe PDF file PSC_HowToEnterScores_CJSA_USSoccerConnectWebsite *-  Shows how to report scores on the new CJSA US Soccer Connect website system.

Adobe PDF file Sports_Connect_Website_HowToVolunteer *-  - provides instructions how to volunteer on the website and address the CJSA requirements (Background, Concussion, SafeSport)

*Note some or all of the preceding documents can be downloaded and displayed and/or printed in Adobe's Acrobat format.  If you do not have Adobe's free Acrobat Reader software, download it now.