The Mississippi Soccer Association is offering many coaching courses this Fall to help develop coaches. The E and D License courses are posted on the US Soccer DCC (Digital Coaching Center) at https://dcc.ussoccer.com. We are also offering the US Soccer C License later this year (1st part is November 5-12, 2017 & 2nd part is February 9-11, 2018) in Flowood. We will be hosting many Youth Modules this Fall, which those courses will be posted on the MSA website under Coaches - Clinics-Register (http://secure.hammerweb.net/mscoaching/FieldSessions.asp). Here is a list of courses being offered:
US Soccer E License courses
August 4-6, 2017 @ Traceway Park (Clinton)
August 25-27, 2017 @ Gulfport Sportsplex (Gulfport)
August 15-17, 2017 @ Hernando Soccer Complex (Hernando)
US Soccer D License courses
August 4-6 & October 20-22, 2017 @ Traceway Park (Clinton) August 18-20 & October 27-29, 2017 @ Starkville Soccer Complex (Starkville)
August 25-27 & November 3-5, 2017 @ Gulfport Sportsplex (Gulfport)
*The D License is held over two weekends. Coaches must take both weekends of the same course.
Youth Module courses
08/01: Flowood (Liberty Park)
08/15: Jackson (JFC)
08/17: Clinton (Traceway Park)
08/28: Madison (Liberty Park)
08/29: NWRAA (Reservoir Park)
*The Youth Module course is a three hour introductory course that involves one hour of classroom lecture & two hours of on-field instruction. Registration link for the Youth Modules courses is:
Mississippi College ID Camp, July 29
MC Men's Soccer will be hosting a college ID camp on their campus on July 29 from 9am-2pm. All information can be found on the link below:
MSA will also be offering several other new programs for player and coach development that will be released soon! Make sure you check the website for updates!
Tryout information for the 2017-2018 year has been posted on the MSA website under ODP Tryouts. Tryouts will be held on Sunday, August 13 in the Jackson area (site is still TBD and will be posted any day now) from 1-5pm (1-2:30pm & 3:3-5pm). We had another successful year as our teams competed around the country and we had many players get selected to the Region 3 ODP Pools at Region Camp earlier this month! We have a great year planned and are looking for players from all over the state to join our program! Any questions, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.