Registration Information for 2014 Released
3/5/2014

Congdon Park Soccer Club has released registration information for the 2014 season! This year we are encouraging all families to register online. Online registration will open on April 15 on this website. We will offer offline options as well, but that process will have associated delays, so if you can register online, it will make your life that much easier.

Full 2014 Registration Information

Soccer for 3 and 4 Year-Old's
2/11/2014

AYSA's Little NetBusters Program returns this summer with a new early summer session through June! The June sessions will be held at the old Cobb School in Woodland... cost is $60 with signup times for either 5 PM or 6:15 PM. Players will be provided with a t-shirt but should bring their own size 3 soccer ball.

The late summer session will run late July through August and will have two sites, the Jean Duluth Fields or Cloquet's St. Paul's Church.

You can purchase a new size 3 soccer ball when registering online for just $7.

Please be aware that these sessions fill VERY quickly, and when they are full, registration is closed. You can register online at www.arrowheadsoccer.com. Call 624-1713 or email aysa@chartermi.net with any questions.

Duluth Area Soccer Fair on April 27 at Heritage Center
3/5/2014

The first Duluth Soccer Fair will take place at the Heritage Sports Center on Saturday, April 27. There will be dozens of information tables on site. Members of the Minnesota United FC professional soccer team will be on hand to run training sessions, and we will have skills contests, prizes, coaching clinics, and many more activities taking place. AYSA will post additional information on its website by March 1

Interested in Refereeing Summer Soccer?
4/8/2014

The Minnesota State Referee Committee will be holding a USSF referee clinic in Duluth on April 12 to certify new officials for 2014. Attendance at this clinic will certify students as US Soccer officials and will make them eligible to officiate in AYSA's summer league. For more information please contact Dave Dewitt at 628-1693 or at daviddad@charter.net or visit www.minnesotasrc.com for more information on the certification process.

AYSA Player Camps for Spring and Summer
2/11/2014

AYSA will be hosting three soccer camps in the coming months, if interested in planning ahead. Further information, including online registration, can be obtained at www.arrowheadsoccer.com.

  • Striker/Keeper Camp

    Intended for boys and girls age 9-15 who want to develop of enhance attacking and/or goalkeeping skills.

    Date/Time: May 17, 2014, 9 AM to noon
    Cost: $40
    Ages: 9-15 years old
    Location: Stebner Fields, Hermantown

  • The Boot Room Soccer Skills Camp

    Four days of fun intensive skill building work for boys and girls age 8-10 and technique work for older youth players age 11-14.

    Date/Time: June 9-12, 9 AM to 11 AM
    Cost: $85 (includes a camp t-shirt)
    Ages: 8-10 years old
    Location: Stebner Fields, Hermantown

    Date/Time: June 9-12, Noon to 2 PM
    Cost: $85 (includes a camp t-shirt)
    Ages: 11-14 years old
    Location: Stebner Fields, Hermantown

  • Get Ready For Fall Soccer!

    Three evening sessions in late summer designed to help kids get ready for the fall season.

    Date/Time: July 21-23, 2014, 6 PM to 8 PM each night
    Cost: $75
    Ages: 8-12 years old
    Location: Duluth location TBA

Coaches Clinics for 2014
2/11/2014

AYSA will once again be hosting several coaching clinics to help coaches prepare for the upcoming season. You can sign up online at www.arrowheadsoccer.com or by calling 624-1713. You need to register at least 10 days in advance, as clinics with insufficient attendance will be canceled.

  • 9v9 Tactics and Player Roles

    This clinic is designed to introduce formations and the player movement needed to keep team shape when attacking and defending in a 9-a-side game. We will discuss how and why technique comes before tactics and how the two come together to form the foundation of a successful team. This clinic is great training for coaches of U10 teams.

    Date/Time: May 6, 2014, 5-6 PM
    Cost: none
    Location: Announced on registration

  • 11v11 Tactics and Player Roles

    This clinic is designed to introduce formations and the player movement required to keep team shape when attacking and defending in the 11-a-side game. We will discuss how and why technique comes before tactics and how the two come together to form the foundation of a successful team. This clinic is of particular interest to coaches of U12 and U13 teams.

    Date/Time: May 6, 2014, 6-8 PM
    Cost: none
    Location: Announced on registration

  • MYSA Technical Certificate Course

    This course is designed to improve coaches' ability to teach the application of technique in the game: how to pass, receive, dribble, shoot, head, and defend. Detailed analysis of these technical aspects will be accomplished through dynamic game-like training activities. Coaches that complete this training will receive an MYSA coaching certificate. This is a great clinic for coaches that want to get the most out of their players in games and practices. The clinic will cover technical skills, tactics, formations, as well as provide several excellent training activities.

    Date/Time: May 10, 2014, 9 AM to 4 PM
    Cost: none
    Location: Duluth location TBA