All posts by Scott Macaskill

ASC Field Coordinator

Come march with ASC on July 4th

Alameda Soccer Club will have a float for next week’s July 4th parade. Come join us, represent, celebrate our country and love for soccer! Walk, Bike, Scooter or ride along on the float.

When & Where: Meet on Wednesday, July 4th at 10:15am on Lincoln Ave. near Walnut where the float will be set up and waiting. ASC is Float #150

Who: Any and all ASC players and family members. Wear your ASC uniform tops and good walking shoes. The parade route is approximately 2.5 miles will take about 2.5 hours.

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Needed: Parents to chaperone all our kids. Players can be dropped off at float mustering area but will need to be signed in by their parents. Players can be picked up at the end of the parade route at Lincoln & 8th at approximately 1pm.

Provided: Snacks and water for all for duration of parade

Contact: Scott MacAskill 510-282-5447 or scottmac132@gmail.com for details and to sign up to be a chaperone.

ASC day at the Earthquakes (03/03/2018)

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The San Jose Earthquakes have reserved a block of seats at their March 3rd home opener against the Minnesota United FC. Invite your friends, family, and teammates to cheer on the local pros!

The game is at Avaya Stadium, about an hour’s drive South in San Jose. Kickoff is at 7:15 pm so plan ahead for Saturday evening traffic on the drive down.

Visit their special ticket site or click the banner above to purchase tickets in ASC’s block of seats at Avaya Stadium. Tickets are $35 with $5 of each ticket going back to Alameda Soccer Club as a fundraiser.

Stadium Map (ASC block in Section 120)

Avaya Stadium Map

Parking info

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ASC day at the Earthquakes (09/30/2017)

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In what is now a seasonal tradition, the San Jose Earthquakes have reserved a block of seats at their September 30th match against the Portland Timbers. Invite your friends, family, and neighbors and cheer on the local pros!

The game is in Avaya Stadium about an hour’s drive down in San Jose. The game is on Saturday at 7:15 pm so plan ahead for Saturday evening traffic on the drive down to San Jose.

Visit their special ticket site or click the banner above to purchase tickets in ASC’s block of seats at Avaya Stadium. Tickets are $35 with $5 of each ticket going back to Alameda Soccer Club as a fundraiser.

Stadium Map (ASC block in Section 123)

Avaya Stadium Map

Parking info

avaya-stadium-parking

Challenger British Soccer location change

To those that have registered for the Challenger British Soccer camps with Alameda Soccer Club this Summer:

Due to field maintenance at Atlantic Field the location of the camp has been changed and the camp will now be held at Bayport Park.

Address: Bayport Park, 301 Jack London Avenue, Alameda, 94501

I hope this does not cause too much inconvenience. All other camp details will remain the same.

Finally; don’t forget to tell your friends about camp; the more people who register the more fun will be had! We also have a special refer a friend promotion in which you can receive $30 credit for each new camper that you refer to our program.

Check out this link for details; https://challenger.configio.com/refer/friend

Kevin Comer 

Youth Sports Concussion Clinic by Dr. Cindy Chang UCSF

UPDATE: MANDATORY ATTENDANCE IS NOW REQUIRED BY ALL ASC COACHES AND MANAGERS

To: All ASC Coaches and Parents

What: Youth Sports Concussion Clinic by Dr. Cindy Chang UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital
When: Wednsday Feb. 1, 2017 7:00-8:30pm
Where: St. Josephs Notre Dame High School Gym
1109 Chestnut St. Alameda

A free clinic being offered by UCSF to educate everyone involved with our Club on concussion identification, protocols and safety measures associated with youth in our program. Though this is not mandatory, I strongly advise all ASC coaches at all levels to attend if possible. Please RSVP to socttmac132@gmail.com if you plan on attending.

Make up Photos at Scott MacAskil’s House

Coaches,

Scott MacAskil has received photos ordered from Make-up Picture day Nov. 6.

You can pick them up at his house: 132 Haight Ave, big yellow house at cross of Lincoln and Haight (with camper in driveway). They will be in plastic bins on my porch in order of age groups.

There will also be a clip board with a list. Please cross off your team once you have picked up your team’s photo package.

Please distribute photos to your families asap.

Families should have received an email from Shooting Stars that shows the photos of their player. If they wish to order additional photo products they can do so from there.

If there are any problems or missing items please let me know.

Enjoy your photos!!

HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL
Scott MacAskill
ASC Photo Coordinator

Photo Make-Up Day : Schedule

WHEN: Sunday, November 6, 2016
WHERE: Bayport Park, next to Ruby Bridges Elementary School, Alameda (map)
SCHEDULE: The schedule for teams is below. Remember to arrive 15 minutes early with your completed order forms or printed proof of purchase from your online order. If your team needs to reschedule or is unable to participate, kindly let us know ASAP by emailing schedule@shootingstarsphoto.com

If you are an individual player that missed Photo Day or would like to retake your photo and have not already signed up, click here

ORDERING INFORMATION
As a reminder, each player will need to provide an online “proof of purchase” or order form to be photographed.

Order online to pay by credit card and receive free personalization:

GO TO: www.shootingstarsphoto.com
SELECT: ORDER BEFORE PHOTO DAY
ENTER ACCESS CODE: AL63516 (expires at midnight on Make-up Day)

ADDITIONAL NOTE
Vinyl and other reflective banners will very likely create a glare when photographed. For highest quality photos, vinyl and other reflective banners are not recommended.

Make-up Day schedule (PDF)

Photo Make-up day announcement from Shooting Stars

Make-up Day for photos is scheduled for Sunday, November 6th at Bayport Park (map).

If you missed Photo Day and would like to sign-up for a Make-up Day, please select appropriate link below:

ENTIRE TEAM (sign-up includes all individual, buddy, and coach/player photos)
INDIVIDUAL, BUDDY, OR COACH/PLAYER (if you missed your team’s photo appt)

NOTE: If you have already placed a request online, no further action is necessary.

All teams that have signed up for Make-up Day will be assigned a photo time, just like Photo Day. Individual players and buddies will be given a timeframe to attend first-come-first-serve.

We are aiming to release the Make-up Day schedule is 1-2 weeks beforehand – thanks in advance for your patience!

If you have any questions regarding your order or need to place a correction, contact Shooting Stars Productions (not your league):

· Go to www.shootingstarsphoto.com (Quick Link PLACE ORDER CORRECTION)

· email info@shootingstarsphoto.com

ASC Fall 2016 Coaches Meeting

The annual ASC Coaches Meeting will be held in the Alameda High School cafeteria on August 10.

Agenda

5:15 to 7:00pm
POSITIVE COACHING ALLIANCE MANDATORY TRAINING CLASS

6:00 to 9:00pm
MANDATORY BACKGROUND CHECK/FINGERPRINTING
Bring the following form with photo ID. Background check is mandatory for all coaches and assistant coaches every 3rd year of coaching.

7:00 to 7:45pm
U6, U7, U8 COACHES MEETING

8:00 to 9:00pm
U10, U12,U14, U16 COACHES MEETING

Pizza and water provided