OSSCA News & Announcements

Investigation reveals dangerous unanchored soccer goals in six counties

 A Pittsburgh Action News 4 investigation has revealed dangerous unanchored soccer goals in six different Western Pennsylvania counties.

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Gary Avedikian named the 2015 NSCAA Honor Award Recipient

 

 Gary Avedikian named the 2015 NSCAA Honor Award Recipient

The National Soccer Coaches Association of America today announced Gary Avedikian as the recipient of the 2015 NSCAA Honor Award. The Honor Award is the Association’s highest honor recognizing the career of a coach whose work through the Association has enhanced the soccer coaching profession and contributed to the game as a whole.

Avedikian will receive his award as the final presentation at the Awards Banquet at the NSCAA Convention. That ceremony will be Friday, January 15 at 7 p.m. in Baltimore.

Read more: http://www.nscaa.com/news/2015/10/avedikian-as-2015-honor-award-recipient

2015 Coaching Clinic Agenda

Saturday, June 13

9:00 - 10:00 AM: Dr. Jay Martin - Ohio Wesleyan University, Men's Coach
Topic: TBA
10:10 - 11:10 AM: Bob Warming - Penn State University, Men's Coach
Topic: Triangle Training Method Part I
11:20 - 12:20 PM: Brandon Koons - Otterbein University, Women's Coach
Topic: Attacking/Defending Set Pieces
12:20 - 12:45 PM: OSSCA General Meeting
Lunch until 1:30 PM
1:30 - 2:30 PM: Bob Warming - Penn State University, Men's Coach
Topic: Triangle Training Method Part II
2:40 - 3:40 PM: Tiffany Crooks - Case Western Reserve University, Women's Coach
Topic: 5 Favorite Possession Activities
3:50 - 4:50 PM: Eric Vaughter - Goalkeeper Coach, University of the South
Topic: Incorporating the Goalkeeper in a Training Session
7:30 PM Crew Game tickets are NOT provided
 

Sunday, June 14

9:00 - 10:00 AM: Bob Warming - Penn State University, Men's Coach
Topic: Post Match Tactical Training Session
10:10 - 11:10 AM: Eric Vaughter - Goalkeeper Coach, University of the South
Topic: The Role of the Keeper on Set Plays and How to Handle Flighted Balls
11:20 - 12:20 PM: Bob Barnes - Ohio Wesleyan University, Women's Coach
Topic: 5 Favorite Finishing Activities

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