Coaches' Corner

We truly appreciate our volunteer coaches.

The intent of this page is to provide a list of resources (websites, documents, events, contact info, etc) that our volunteer youth soccer coaches can use to assist them in their service to the youth soccer community.

If you have ideas, suggestions or feedback, please contact us at pasoccer@gmail.com

THANK YOU, COACHES!!!!!!!!!!!!

 
Coaching Education

NEW for 2018! US Soccer introduces its Grassroots Pathway Initiative!!

U.S. Soccer Digital Coaching Center

Grassroots Pathway Initiative Annoucement (Dec 20, 2017)

Launch of Free Introductory Module (Jan 17, 2018)

 
Links to Coaching Resources

US Youth Soccer - Coaches' Page

Washington Youth Soccer Association - Coaches' Page

 
US Youth Soccer - Important Documents

Port Angeles Youth Soccer Club will be following US Youth Soccer's recommendations for small sided games. Click here for more information, organized by age level.

This US Youth Soccer Small-Sided Games Chart summarizes all age groups in one place.

The US Youth Soccer Small-Sided Games Manual is a very helpful resource for coaches.

The Official US Youth Soccer Coaching Manual is FULL of helpful information for all ages.

The US Youth Soccer Coaches Document Center has many coaching documents of all kinds.

 
Stack Sports Team Connect

Are you and/or your team members using "Team Connect" to manage communications? It's a great tool, and Stack Sports has an Online Help Center to assist you.

Download the Team Connect app on Google Play or the App Store!

 
Recommended by Our Coaches

We welcome recommendations from our coaches!

Do you have a resource (website, app, etc) that you have used to help coach your youth soccer team? Share it with us at pasoccer@gmail.com and we will post it here. Thanks!

 
Fall Coaches' Meeting!!

SAVE THE DATE!

U5/U6 & U7 coaches should plan to attend our Coaches' Meeting & Training Session!

Mon, Sept 10, 5:30-6:30pm

Peninsula College Soccer Field

 
Background Check

All coaches are required by Washington State Youth Soccer to undergo a background check prior to coaching for any soccer club in the state of Washington.

Please click here to register.

 
Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Washington State has passed the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Act requiring coaches complete an online training and provide the club with a copy of the completion certificate before they begin coaching.

  • You will need to register an account with the NFSH and order the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Course.
  • The training takes approximately 15 minutes and is available for free here
 
Concussion Information

Important information about concussions can be found here. Coaches should review this information.