On The Pitch

Thoughts on Youth Soccer from a Soccer Dad, Fan, Coach and Administrator

Entries for May, 2005

3v3 Tournaments

On the surface these seem like bizarre little events. But man are the fun to watch, coach, and play in.

A New Day and A New Theme

If the blog is On The Pitch – the theme has got to have grass in it somewhere!

Who Says Soccer Can’t Be Popular In The US?

Americans dismissed soccer for a number of reasons – but one of them was beyond parents with kids who played – they never had a chance to SEE soccer. That is changing…

Racism in Football

How can anyone with a straight face say monkey chants aren’t racist?

Organized Chaos

Your average end of season party isn’t too hectic – unless you have 3 teams worth of parties at the same time!

I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream For … SUBS!

Does anyone else have trouble getting the ref’s attention to send in subs? How do you handle it?

I Can Finally Relax

HAHAHAHAHA As if. Registration starts in a week!

The Tournament Was A Success!

But we have GOT to get bigger goals for the older kids!

Winning Is Easy…

Its the whole losing thing that takes a lot of effort to deal with as a parent.