Coach's Corner

Required Training for all coaches in JASA:

Concussion Training                        Kid Safe Training                   Coach's Code of Conduct

Free online coaching training from US Soccer,  "Constructive Soccer - Principles of Play Clinic".

USSF & NSCAA Training at Ohio South Youth Soccer Association  The "F" course is only 2 hours and completely online. The cost is $25.  

JASA Divisions

Kicker (U6 & U4, U5)                 Practices              Kicker Game Rules

Mini (U7 & U8)                          Practices              Mini Game Rules

Cub (U9 & U10)                         Practices             Cub Game Rules

Junior (U11-U12)                        Practices             Junior Game Rules

Traditional Division

Senior (11-13)                         The Middle School Soccer Association (MSSA) Rules

  • 90 minute practices
  • 5-20 minutes per drill
  • Add some physical fitness to practice
  • Players learn field positions, plays, and advanced techniques and foot skills
  • Small sided games in practice are good learning vehicles

Here are some very professional league websites with extensive coaching references


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