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EPD Teams Travel to ODP Region IV Championships

The EPD Boys 1998-200 and Girls 1996-2000 teams travel to Las Vegas to compete in the ODP Region IV Championships January 11-13.



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Elite Player Development Program Brings Washington’s Top Young Players Together

At the professional level, few teams in the United States have had more success than Seattle Sounders FC, who in 2014 captured their fourth U.S. Open Cup title and will soon enter the MLS season as one of the favorites to hoist the MLS Cup this fall. On the youth level, few state soccer associations boast the overall numbers and quality of Washington Youth Soccer, where over 120,000 players compete year-round in recreational and competitive leagues.
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Spring Coaching Education Courses Announced

Washington Youth Soccer will hold U.S. Soccer Federation ‘E’, ‘D’ and ‘C’ licenses throughout the state with 13 courses scheduled through May. Washington Youth Soccer has a coaching education program designed to meet its player development guidelines and the curriculum laid out by US Soccer, with education opportunities ranging from the new volunteer coach just starting out to those pursuing the highest licensing in their field.
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BRYC coach Larry Best: How clubs can help take the stress out of the recruiting process

We spoke with the BRYC Elite Girls Director of Coaching to get his thoughts on issues in today’s world of recruiting and to hear how he and his club help take the stress out of the process.
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2015 US Youth Soccer ODP Championships

The 2015 US Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program Championships will take place Feb. 27- March 1 at the Reach 11 Sports Complex in Phoenix, Ariz.
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My tips on finding the right club – Jimmy Obleda of Fullerton Rangers (CA-S)

There are a number of things to consider when it comes to selecting a youth soccer club, and the list of factors can vary from person to person. So, we are sitting down with some of the most respected club leaders from around the country to get their opinion on what you should do when it is time to find a soccer club for your player.
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Statement on potential USSF and US Youth Soccer rule changes

For the 2015-2016 seasonal year, Washington Youth Soccer will not make any changes to its operations with regards to age group definitions or Under-12 playing format. Over the past year, Washington Youth Soccer has been involved in discussions with our parent organizations - the U.S. Soccer Federation and US Youth Soccer – regarding potential mandated changes to the youth soccer structure.
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Champions Named in U15-U18 Boys Washington Youth Soccer State Cups

The 2015 Washington Youth Soccer State Championships and Presidents Cup competitions for the U-15 through U-18 Boys came to a conclusion last weekend. The semifinal and championship rounds were played at Starfire Sports in Tukwila, with champions earning a spot in their respective regional competition.​
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Traveling out of State: Tips to keep your team game ready

Traveling out of State: Tips to keep your team game ready Out of town tournaments can be a tricky situation for coaches who all want to balance the need for players to enjoy a different experience with making sure they are physically and emotionally prepared to play in a different atmosphere. US Youth Soccer sat down with Tom Lips, head coach of 2013 US Youth Soccer National Champions, Smithtown Kickers SC Arsenal (E-NY), to outline his strategy when his team travels to tournaments.
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Garth Lagerwey Leads Sounders FC Into New Era

There are few people who have seen the sport of soccer from as many angles as Garth Lagerwey. The new general manager and President of Soccer of Seattle Sounders FC, who joined the club just last month, brings the perspective of a player (a star youth goalkeeper from Chicago, Lagerwey played four years at Duke University and spent five seasons in Major League Soccer, from 1996-2000), a media member (after retiring, he covered the league for Sports Illustrated and in broadcast media) and a club a​
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Applications are now being accepted for the 2015 US Youth Soccer William J. “Billy” Goaziou Scholarship

US Youth Soccer is proud to announce that applications are now being accepted for the seventh term of US Youth Soccer William J. "Billy" Goaziou Scholarships. The memory of Goaziou, who was involved in soccer for more than 25 years as a coach and administrator, is honored with two one-year scholarships in the amount of $1,000 to be awarded to one male and one female attending a post-secondary education institution for the first time in fall 2015.
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