Student Summer Employment

The MPSA is looking for summer students to work for the club in the various roles:

  1. Administrative Assistance
  2. Program Coordinator
  3. Archival Assistant
  4. Assistant Grounds Keeper
  5. Soccer Instructors (Micro Program)
  6. Assistant Instructors

For consideration students must either already be in post secondary schooling or attending post secondary school in the Fall 2015. Please submit a resume to mpsasoccer@bellaliant.com before the deadline of March 31, 2015.   For further information or job desriptions please call the office @ 364-9793.

Youth Level Referee Course

St. John’s Soccer Club is hosting a  youth level referee course on Sunday, April 12, 2015 at MacDonald Drive Junior High. The course begins at 9am and ends at 5pm. The fee for the course is $30.00 (tax included). To register, please contact St. John’s Soccer club at metroreferee@bellaliant.com.

Frosty Festival – Thank You!

MPSA hosted our 3rd Annual Frosty Festival Soccer Tournament this past weekend. The tournament saw over 190 children from grades 1-4 from MQW, Morris Academy, St. Peter’s Primary and Newtown Elementary schools participating. Special thanks to the teachers of each school for promoting this weekend of fun filled soccer.

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Entry Level Referee Clinic – NEW DATE

Please note the Entry Level Referee Clinic scheduled February 27-March 1 has been rescheduled for March 13-15 at MacDonald Drive Junior High School in St. John’s.

The course costs $66.67 plus hst and advance registration is required. Participants can register in person at the NLSA office during normal office hours, or send a cheque in the mail. Registration is only accepted when payment is received. Minimum age is 14 as of April 1st (no exceptions).

The Entry Level course is the basic course for those refereeing 11/ side soccer, covering all aspects of the Laws of the Game. The course is 16 hours long, and participants must attend the entire course. The course consists of a mixture of classroom lectures, video instruction and practical on-field exercises. Participants must complete a pre-course work book, and pass an examination at the conclusion of the course. It is highly recommended for active players of the game, for those with a small sided referee qualification who want to referee 11/side soccer, and for anyone with an interest in refereeing. For more information email Dan Maher at daniel.maher@nf.sympatico.ca.

Congratulations Hannah Noseworthy!!!

MPSA would like to congratulate Hannah Noseworthy on being named the recipient of the 2014 Mount Pearl Sports Alliance Female Athlete of the Year. Hannah is a goalkeeper with both the Mount Pearl Soccer Association Jubilee Trophy team and the Memorial Seahawks.  She has worked as the House League Coordinator for the past number of years with the association and is a great role model for the young people in our community.

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Expression of Interest – Coaches and Managers

The Mount Pearl Soccer Association (MPSA) is currently seeking expression of interest for coaching and manger positions for the following 2015 season:

  • Challenge Cup
  • Jubilee Trophy Team (Ladies)
  • Masters
  • Intermediate Ladies
  • Intermediate Mens

Interested persons should submit a completed application form which is available on the MPSA website http://www.mpsa.ca/wp-content/themes/mpsa/userfiles/file/2011_All_Star_Coaching_Application.pdf or by calling the office at 364-9793. Applications can be forwarded by e-mail  to Travis Burke, Senior Director at tfburke87@gmail.com or dropped off at the MPSA office on Arena Rd, off Smallwood Dr.

Thank you!

 

Mount Pearl Masters Men Soccer Team

Mount Pearl Masters men soccer team are looking for players for the upcoming 2015 season, if interested contact jasonhillier37@hotmail.ca

Stay Active With Our Winter Program!!!

Mount Pearl Soccer has moved indoors for our winter soccer league! The main focus of the winter training program is to improve players’ overall technical ability within an active and high-paced form of play. Indoor training is for all age groups, please see link below for scheduled times and locations.

While skill development is key, players will also be able to benefit from the opportunity to compete with other teams over the course of the program.  The MPSA are still accepting registrations for the Winter League.  The program is open to players of all skill levels, with final decisions on teams announced in the spring. To optimize your soccer skills please come out and experience our winter program!  To register please contact mpsasoccer@bellaliant.com   

Please see  MPSA 2014 -15 Fall & Winter Training Schedule for details on training.

2014-15 Elected Board Members

This year’s AGM saw four new people elected. We welcome Tony McGuire, John Furlong, Dave Penderagst and Travis Burke as executive members. The 2014-15 MPSA Board Executive is as follows:

President – Damian Masterson
Vice President – Robert Hayes
Treasurer – Tony McGuire
Secretary/Communications – Renée Pendergast
Senior Director – Travis Burke
Registrar – John Furlong
Director of Officials – Dave Pendergast
Director of All Star – Angus Barrett
Director Girls House League – Vacant
Director of Boys House League – Craig Dyer

MPSA 2014 Board

We wouild like to thank outgoing members Ron O’Neill, John McCarthy and Crystal Fahey for all their hard work and dedication the past number of years.

2014 MUNN Future Goals Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to Keisha Younge and Alex Smith on receiving the MUNN Future Goals Scholarship awards for 2014. Keisha and Alex’s contribution to soccer and their community as a whole while academically achieving excellence is to be commended.

The Selection Committee indicated that this year’s candidates were all exceptional young ambassadors for Mount Pearl Soccer and choosing was difficult. We thank the Nolan (MUNN) family for their continued support of the Mount Pearl Soccer Association.

L-R Dave Legrow, Keisha Younge, Alex Smith, Adam Nolan, John Nolan

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Team Selections for BU18

The MPSA is pleased to announce the following selections for the Boys Under 18 Team:

See BU18 Selection Team