Mercer Area Youth Soccer Association

"The needs of the child (while playing soccer) should be placed above the needs, convenience and self-interest of the adults/coaches.  True (youth) player development focuses on the development  of the player, not the development of the team!   Up to age 12, this should be the only criteria used  in designing and running (youth) programs."  

-The Art and Science of Youth Sports Coaching: 


  • Fall In-House Parent Reminders LATEST ANNOUNCEMENTArriving For This Week's (first) Team Practice: Practice begins at 6:00.  This week, as you arrive for practice, Kami, Marianne F. and Marianne H and others ...
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  • Parent/Coach Training Resources Parent/Coach Training Resources Welcome Parent/Coach, New to soccer?  Never coached youth and children before?  Not a problem, we'll teach you.  U.S. Soccer has made it easier ...
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  • SOCCERonTV The English Premier League and Major League Soccer (MLS) seasons are both underway.  Watch a match on TV!   Below for a list of upcoming or recent matches that are available ...
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  • Stay Informed! Get Club Announcements On Your Phone! We encourage parents to take advantage of the most convenient way to receive important MAYSA Club announcements and reminders.  Simply text the keyword followmaysa to 84483 (a five digit number ...
    Posted Jul 30, 2015, 6:26 AM by Site Administrator
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"Professional coaches measure success in rings.  College coaches measure success in championships.  High school coaches measure success in titles.  
Youth coaches measure success in smiles." 
-P. McAllister, youth coach