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Clockwise from top center: Terry Fisher, Executive Director/CEO Washington Youth Soccer; Grant Clark, Sounders FC Team Administrator; Bill Nuttall, Washington Youth Soccer Board Member; Dean Wurzberger, University of Washington Men's Soccer Head Coach; Bill Hurme, Washington Youth Soccer Board Member; Sigi Schmid, Sounders FC Head Coach

President's Cup Recap
President's Cup Action

President's Cup State Champions Named

Congratulations to all of the teams who participated in December's Dairy Farmers of Washington President's Cup Finals at Starfire Sports Complex! Click here for our complete coverage of the event, including winning teams and event photos, plus a recap of the 2009 TOPSoccer President's Cup! Full Story and Photos

Sounders FC Youth Insider

ODP Teams Travel to Regionals
This weekend's trip to the 2010 US Youth Soccer Region IV ODP Championships in Phoenix will be the most comprehensive in Washington Youth Soccer history, featuring professional sports science directors, a focus day and more. Find out more about the Sounders FC Youth/ODP system, and the 157 players selected to participate in this exciting opportunity. Full Story

Be a Sounders FC Ball Manager!
It's almost here! With kickoff of the 2010 Sounders FC season barely two months away, Rave Green fever is already spreading throughout the city as fans prepare for another spectacular season of professional soccer in Seattle. Want to be even closer to the action? As part of its ongoing partnership with Sounders FC, Washington Youth Soccer will once again be providing players and teams to serve as ball managers — right on the pitch! To learn more about the program and find out how YOU or your child's team can take advantage of this exciting opportunity, click here!

Save on Soccer Gear

Washington Youth Soccer is proud to help Soccer West, the state's No. 1 adidas retailer, celebrate 20 years of providing unbeatable deals on soccer apparel, equipment and accessories to players, coaches and soccer enthusiasts throughout the state. Learn more about this exciting anniversary and find a Soccer West location near you!
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State Cup Report
State Cups

Over the next few weeks, hundreds of teams will take to fields across the state as Washington Youth Soccer's three spring State Cups — Commissioners' Cup, Challenge Cup and the US Youth Soccer Washington State Championships — kick off. While most are focused on the players and teams participating, E-PlayOn! shines a light on the staff and volunteers who make these events happen. Just what goes into staging a State Cup event? We tracked down the people involved to find out.
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Play On Premier
Michelle French

Michelle French went from the youth soccer fields of Federal Way to the University of Portland, to the U.S. National Team. Now, she's back on the pitch at Eastside FC, teaching players not just how to succeed in soccer, but how to make a difference in life.
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Chalk Talk

At ages 5-12, much emphasis and work must be placed on technical skills and should take up the majority of the training schedule, as opposed to team tactics and conditioning. Technical Director Gary White gives some basic ideas to make technical training more efficient.
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• Don't miss the chance to participate in an exclusive Coaches Clinic directed by former Technical Director of Watford FC, Richard Bate! Click here for more info.

From the President

Reflections and Progress

This is the time of the year when we reflect on what all of us have accomplished this past year, and then look forward with fresh enthusiasm for what the New Year will bring us.
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Congratulations Seattle on being chosen as one of the 18 potential host cities in the USA's bid to host World Cup in 2018 or 2022! Sign the petition here to support U.S. Soccer's bid and help convince FIFA that the world's game belongs in the United States!

Upcoming Events in
Washington Youth Soccer
  • Jan. 15-18 — Region IV ODP Championships, Phoenix
  • Jan. 23 — Annual Player Fee Meeting (formerly known as council)
  • Feb 20 & 21 — Commissioners' Cup Semi-Finals - Volunteer Opportunity!
  • Feb 27 & 28 — Commissioners' Cup Finals - Volunteer Opportunity!

Click here for a full event calendar!



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