*** R85 Mobile ***     Coach News
---Announcements---

PICTURE DAY MEETING - TUESDAY 9/13 - SPORTS PARK
 

Picture Day Information Meeting
Tuesday 9/13
Time: 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Where: Lake Forest Sports Park South (Gazebo nearest Grass field 1 - end of lot 5)
If you park in the parking lot 5 on the Portola side of the sports park the Gazebo is at the entrance of the far south grass soccer fields.

Who to send: One representative per team. All packets will be in team bundles. Picture times will also be posted at the meeting.  Please bring a chair to sit in for the information part of the evening.

Thank you
Leanne Blazek
Picture Day Coordinator

Picture Coordinator  top  
FALL COACHES - REFEREE SUBMISSION
 

Region 85 Referee Badge

.Fall 2016 Coaches -

Please submit your Fall Referees by AUGUST 21st by clicking on the below links:

U6 and U7:      https://goo.gl/forms/o30WmeuyNIIRGIn32

RRA top  
SNACK/CONCESSION STAND VOLUNTEERS
 

Each team will be responsible for 2 volunteers to work a three hour shift at the Lake Forest Sports Park Snack Stand.  The 2 volunteers can work the shift together or each work a shift on two different days. Coaches are responsible to have the two volunteers email pictures@ayso85.org. Coaches may also submit names via the online form. (https://goo.gl/forms/26br0buaPoNRNbxf2)

Please email the following information:
Volunteer Name
Coaches Name
Age Group (ie. u7)
Division (B/G)

Once this information is received a SIGN UP GENUIS notice will be sent to the volunteer with the snack stand schedule so they can pick the dates and times that work best for them.

 top  
SAFE HAVEN CERTIFICATION
 

All volunteers (Coaches, Referees, Team Parents, Board Memebers, etc.) are required to complete the online AYSO Safe Haven Course.  This course is designed to protect our kids and our volunteers.

The course can be taken online and takes about 45 min to complete.

To take the course, visit http://www.aysotraining.org

 top  
INCIDENT REPORT FORM
 

Please complete the Incident Report Form whenever there is a personal injury, damaged property, or threats of or actual physical violence surrounding an AYSO game, practice, event or property. The form should be prepared by the Coach, AYSO Official, or other AYSO Volunteer. Completed forms should be submitted to the Region 85 Safety Director (safety@ayso85.org) within 24 hours of the event.

Incident Report Form (pdf)

RC top  
CONCUSSION AWARENESS TRAINING
 

AYSO and the CDC have teamed up together and are offering a FREE online Concussion Awareness Course.  Please take 20 minutes to complete this important online course.

Important information from recognizing a concussion to getting back in the game is presented. As a Coach, you play an important role in the AYSO Team - helping to ensure the safety of our children.

https://www.aysotraining.org/

RC top  
GAME CARDS
 

The following game cards should be used.

Game cards are fillable PDF forms that can be downloaded, completed, and printed at home.

RRA top  
FALL 2016 GAME INFO
 

Please note, some team sizes have changed for the Fall 2016 Season.

2016 Fall - Regional Play

Age Group Ball Size Half Team Min.
Players
# of Refs

Field Size*

Goal Size*

U6 3 15 min 3 v 3 2 1 15 x 25 3 x 4
U7 3 20 min 5 v 5 3 1 20 x 40 5 x 10
U8 3 20 min 7 v 7 5 2 25 x 50 6 x 12
U10 4 25 min 7 v 7 5 3 40 x 80 7 x 21
U12 4 30 min 9 v 9 6 3 50 x 100 8 x 24
U14 5 35 min 11 v 11 7 3 60 x 110 8 x 24

* U6 & U7 matches will be officiated by one (1) Referee. Referees for U6 & U7 may come from one of the participating teams.

* U8-U19 matches must be officiated by 'neutral' referees.

* Field size and goal size may vary due to available space/resources.


2016 Fall - Area & Extra Play

Age Group Ball Size Half Team Min.
Players
# of Refs
U9 4 25 min 7 v 7 5 3
U10 4 25 min 7 v 7 5 3
U11 4 30 min 9 v 9 6 3
U12 4 30 min 11 v 11 7 3
U13 5 35 min 11 v 11 7 3
U14 5 35 min 11 v 11 7 3
U16 5 40 min 11 v 11 7 3
U19 5 45 min 11 v 11 7 3
RC top  
PCA LEADER'S CLIPBOARD
 

 Seize a Teachable Moment - Referee Calls

Very good practical advice on how to respond to referee calls and respect the game of Soccer from the Positive Coaching Alliance.

PCA Leader's Clipboard
 top  
SPORTS PARK FIELD LAYOUT
 

(click for pdf version) Sports Park Field Layout 

 

Webmaster top