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Summer Soccer Camps 2017

Summer Soccer Camps are a great way to dedicate a few hours per day in a one week time frame to focus on soccer skills to raise the level of play of your child.  Since vacations vary we make sure … Continue reading

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Travel Coach Instructions

Please review the important handling notes for North District Travel Coaches below.  All references to “AGC” refer to the Age Group Coordinator for the North District, not your club. SCORING: In the North District, and most of PAWEST, coaches are … Continue reading

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March 4th Dick’s Sporting Goods McCandless Discounts

If you have not yet registered for the Spring season, please do so ASAP.  The door is closing on travel teams within the week and within 2 weeks for in-house. 20% Off Nearly Everything in the Store on March 4th at … Continue reading

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At the Top of Their Game

Congratulations to the Spring 2016 Kennedy U10 Girls team for winning the Gold Division State Cup at Edinboro!  They went undefeated and allowed only 3 goals throughout the tournament.  NASC is proud of how they’ve risen through the ranks of … Continue reading

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And Toes Will Be Stepped On

We upset people on regular basis.  There are a thousand players, as many parents, and over a hundred dispersed volunteers trying to get along.  Do the math.  We won’t all be happy with any decision.  Yet I think you’ll find a consistent … Continue reading

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About Tryouts 2016

Every May the North Allegheny Soccer Club holds tryouts for the “D4” teams for age groups U10-12 for the following Fall and Spring seasons.  Kids don’t have to try out to play soccer in our club, only to play in more … Continue reading

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Age Group Shake-up

There has been a shake-up in US Youth Soccer with a change of the dividing date for age groups to January 1st.  This puts the US in line with the rest of the world as opposed to our existing date … Continue reading

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PA West Coaching Licensing Requirements

By Viktor Gotz – Director of Coaching and Player Development As of the Fall, 2015 soccer season, coaches of U5/U6 and U9/U10 age groups must earn coaching credentials by successfully completing PA West licensing/certification programs. The minimum licensing requirement for coaching these … Continue reading

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Hard Decisions for Tryouts

The tryout process for our premier Division 4 (D4) teams is always a stressful process.  It’s great to see nearly 200 kids tryout for positions on our U10-U12 girls and boys teams.  How to run it so every kid and … Continue reading

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Hit the Field Ready This Season

Attention Parents and Coaches: Before heading out for practice or the game, please be sure to follow these simple tips to improve your experience and hopefully avoid a headache or two: Shin guards, cleats, ball, drink, no jewelry – All … Continue reading

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