Yavapai Soccer

YSC coaches are a dedicated and diverse group of paid and volunteer, former professional and collegiate players and nationally certified coaches. The aim of all YSC coaches is to develop successful teams by simultaneously developing well-rounded individual soccer players and productive members of society.

All YSC coaches are directed to further their soccer education through the US Soccer Coaching and United Soccer Coaches of America.

 
RECREATIONAL COACHES

Recreational Program Coaches are volunteers who commit to lead each practice and game during the fall Rec season. Good communication skills, patience and integrity are required.

Training is provided through the Rec Coach Orientation meeting held prior to the Rec season and through ongoing Coach Clinics held throughout the season.

Rec Coaches, please: 

1. Register through the “Register Now” button on this page. 

2. Respond to questions in the welcome email you will receive.

3. Save the date:  August 22,  5:30pm,  Coach Orientation at the PV Library.  

The Rec Coach Handbook with info, policies and procedures can be found at this link:  Rec Coach Handbook 2018

 

 
REC COACH REGISTRATION
If you have questions or problems, please read our Troubleshooting Guide.
 
SELECT COACH REGISTRATION

Select Program Coaches are individuals with prior experience and training who are hired for the 9 month Select season and attend mandatory continuing coaching education, which may qualify for reimbursement by the club.

Select Coaches, please complete these steps:

1. Register to coach through the “Register Now” button.

2. Complete the Select Coach Agreement HERE and email to: coaching@yavapaisoccer.com

3. Register for the appropriate US Soccer Coaching Courses

 
Select Coaches & Managers
If you have questions or problems, please read our Troubleshooting Guide.
 
COACHING RESOURCES

Coaching soccer requires study and research to build practice plans that will keep your players interested and challenged. Here are links to some soccer coaching material from US Youth Soccer and others that current YSC coaches have found useful.

USYS COACHING RESOURCES

FOR FIRST TIME COACHES

HOW TO WRITE A TRAINING SESSION PLAN

SAMPLE LESSON PLANS

US YOUTH SOCCER PLAYER DEVELOPMENT AT EACH AGE

FIELD PLAY MAKES BETTER KEEPERS -(Opinion)

YAVAPAI SOCCER REC COACH HANDBOOK

CONTINUING EDUCATION