The Wisconsin Adult Soccer Association (WASA) needs
college, high school and club soccer coaches to inform their players about the
U23 Men's League, a competitive summer soccer league. We are recruiting men
ages 16 and older to join the Summer U23 league either as teams or individuals.
We have several U18 teams playing up in this league, along with competitive U23
teams like the Croatian Eagles, FC Magic, Polonia, and United Serbians. The
league is organized in multiple divisions to accommodate both skill level and
travel preferences. U23 league games are scheduled on either Wednesday evenings
or Sunday afternoons.
U23 League offers
- Eight weeks of local, competitive soccer in June
- Two day tournament July 12th and 13th
- College players a competitive summer league to
maintain a high level of conditioning
- Developing youth players an opportunity to play-up
with older, more experienced athletes
- Secondary Insurance provided (Primary available if
- Fully Sanctioned games - officials are insured
2008 Summer U23 League Dates:
May 1st: Team registration and Team Fee deadline
May 8th: Schedule published and Bond deadline
May 15th: Minimum 11 Player
Registrations and Fee deadline
June 1st: First League Game
U23 Team and Player Registration:
Coaches please encourage one player or parent from
your team to act as the manager or contact person for a summer U23 team. The
WASA will assist the team managers in finding additional players to complete a
team roster. Both teams and individual players should contact the WASA office
for more information about the U23 league. The forms can be found on our
The WASA will send team and player registration
materials to all interested teams. Please respond via email to
firstname.lastname@example.org, phone 414-545-7227
extension 1# or mail in the team registration form from the WASA Website if you
intend to register a U23 team for the summer season.
Adult and youth player registration forms are
available at the office, via email or on our web site
registration fees are $150. Individual player registration fees are $33. Youth
players are welcome to participate. Additional required team expenses will
include referee payments, uniforms and field rental fees.
|All Men's First Division and Majors games delay to May
4th this year because of the excessive cold and snow amounts. Three weeks ago,
Wauwatosa School District took a few core samples of some fields they have
under re-construction and they found 27 inches of frost. Because a few clubs
have been trying to repair their fields and the additional water from melting
and April rain, the league decided to move the start date back to May
WSA HOF had over 350 people in
attendance at this year's Hall OF Fame Banquet at American Serb Hall this year.
Please support the sponsors (listed on the right side) that made this happen
and look at the photos from the
photos from this years banquet and also the
2008 banquet book!
Plan on attending the 2009 WSA
HOF on Saturday, March 21
Please support the advertisers who are listed on
the side of the newsletters.
PadillaGo to the Milwaukee Wave Soccer Team versus LaRaZa Monterrey Mexico
game on April 5th, 6:00 p.m. to support Journey House. If you call the Wave at
414-224-9283, ask for Fredy Padilla to get tickets. You must mention that it is
for Journey House soccer fund-raiser to benefit them. WSA Vice President Bill
Sandoval and Celtic Joe Tierney are on the Journey House board of directors.
WASA also supports the Journey House.
The ticket will also let you watch
the Milwaukee Wave Armada at 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m. -
4:00 p.m. Journey House U10 championship game
4:00 p.m. - 5:00
p.m. Journey House U12 championship game
Journey House run
programs to help intercity children play soccer and other activities. Go to
Support TopSoccer Today!
Support them easily by:
1. Sign-up for Pickn Save We Care Program.
Identify TOPSoccer, #835075, as one of the recipients of you contribution.
3. Shop at any Pickn Save location.
If you don't remember the
numberwhen you get to the store, go to the main counter in any Pickn Save
and they have a book with all of the numbers in it. You are allowed up to three
groups to support if you want.
John Janasik at 414.545.0069 or go to
| By Mitch Jovic
1. Can a goal be scored from a kickoff?
2. A player removes a corner flag to obtain more space
before taking a corner-kick, is this allowed?
Answer at bottom!
The National Open Cup Competitions:
The Men's winner is the Milwaukee Bavarian S.C.. Games
were played in the Fall.
The Women's Open Cup Entry cut-off date is
March 28, 2008. A State winner must be declared by April 15th, 2008. We had no
entries for the Open Cup.
Entry Fee is $250.00 due with the entry form.
Other Amateur Cups,
The Entry Date for all other Amateur Cups, for Men and
Women, is April, 28th, 2008. A winner for all levels of competition must be
declared by May 25th, 2008 at the State level.
Men's and Women's levels
are at U-20, 23, Adult and Over-30.
Entry fees are $200.00 and must
accompany the entry form.
Final Team Rosters for the State's winning
teams are due to the Region on June 1st. Rosters are 22 in size. 18, may be
suited for a game.
The Regional Championship will be in Bowling Green,
KY., June 27,28 & 29.
The National Championships will be in
Seattle, W A., August 8,9 & 10.
This year, for all levels of play,
all foreign born players must have an International Clearance form if they
entered the U.S. after 12 years of age. It takes 30 days to be cleared once the
form is received by the USSF. If no reply is received in 30 days from place of
origin, the player will be considered cleared per the USSF.
So get your
players cleared if they haven't received a clearance already.
entry forms in early so we can make up a schedule early and notify the
Rule books will be sent out when we get them from the Region
to the Participants.
Good Luck to all Teams!
Wisconsin Adult Soccer Association National
Amatteur Cups Form -
PDF - Please use this form when entering in Wisconsin!
|Men's National Team U.S. Earns Comprehensive 3-0 Win Against
Poland on Goals from Carlos Bocanegra, Oguchi Onyewu and Eddie Lewis .
For more information, go to US Soccer.
From U.S. Soccer
||UAB vs. Mexico U-20 WNT
||7:00 p.m. CT
||UAB West Campus Field (Birmingham, AL)
||Kennesaw State University vs. Mexico U-20
||7:00 p.m. ET
||KSU Soccer Field (Kennesaw, GA)
||University of Georgia vs. Mexico U-20 WNT
||6:00 p.m. ET
||Turner Soccer Complex (Athens, GA)
||El Salvador MNT vs China MNT
||8:00 p.m. PT
||Los Angeles Coliseum (Los Angeles, CA)
||Belize MNT vs. Mexico MNT
||4:00 p.m. PT
||Los Angeles Coliseum (Los Angeles, CA)
||Atlanta Silverbacks vs. Club Deportivo de Olimpia
||8:00 p.m. ET
||ReMax Stadium (Atlanta, GA)
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Soccer Rule Question -
2. No, the corner flag has to be put back
before the kick!