Mount Pearl Soccer Association will be hosting a FREE FUN SOCCER TOURNAMENT for kids of all skill levels and abilities as a part of the 2015 Frosty Festival. This tournament will be held on February 6th and 7th at Mary Queen of the World on Topsail Road. If your child wishes to participate for their school’s team please complete the form below and return it to the school office or the Mount Pearl Soccer Hut.
Also we are looking for coaches for this event; if any parent, grandparent, older brother or sister wishes to coach please contact either Craig Dyer at email@example.com, Robert Hayes at firstname.lastname@example.org, Renee Prendergast at email@example.com, or Crystal Fahey at firstname.lastname@example.org. MPSA will supply all the materials needed to assist you coach. (Rotation sheets, team rosters, rules, etc.)
Deadline to register is Monday January 26th. The schedules will be posted by February 2nd on the MPSA website.
Frosty Soccer Form
An Entry Level Referee Clinic is scheduled for February 27-March 1st 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 email@example.com.
Mount Pearl Masters men soccer team are looking for players for the upcoming 2015 season, if interested contact firstname.lastname@example.org
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 email@example.com
Please see MPSA 2014 -15 Fall & Winter Training Schedule for details on training.
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
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.
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
The MPSA is pleased to announce the following selections for the Boys Under 18 Team:
See BU18 Selection Team
In a celebration dinner on November 13, 2014 the Mount Pearl Soccer Association was happy to announce two new inductees to our MPSA Hall of Fame – John Nolan and Brian O’Keefe
See biographies for both gentlemen on their accomplishments with the MPSA.
Congratulations John and Brian!
The MPSA is pleased to announce the following selections for the Boys Under 16 Team:
See 2015 BU16A Selection Pool