Category Archives: Events

Club’s End of Season Party

We will be having our Club’s end of season party at Speisekammer Restaurant (2424 Lincoln Ave, Alameda) on Monday November 17th.  Doors open at 6 pm.  Appetizers and drinks from 6-7 pm. Dinner will be served from 7-9 pm. This is our opportunity to acknowledge the volunteers who share their time and resources throughout the year so the kids can play soccer. We have had a great year due to the time our volunteers have invested and we want to thank each of you for your contributions.

All volunteers including coaches, assistant coaches, referees, team managers, board members and spouses are invited.

Hope to see you all there!

Make-Up Day Announcement from Shooting Stars

Make-up Day is scheduled for Sunday, November 2nd at Godfrey Park.

If you missed Photo Day and have not yet signed up for Make-up Day, click here to do so.

Shooting Stars will contact all players and teams that sign-up for Make-up Day and details. Teams will be assigned a photo time, just like Photo Day, and individual players will be given a timeframe which they may attend as “walk-ups”. Target release date of Make-up Day schedule is 1-2 weeks beforehand – thanks in advance for your patience!

Columbus Day Soccer Camp with Challenger Sports

British_Soccer_Camps_2011One day camp at Harrington Park on Monday October 13th with the professional British Soccer coaches that are working with ASC Islanders this fall!

All campers be taught the fundamental soccer skills players need to master ball control and be successful in 1v1 situations. The camp will provide an opportunity for your child to play in challenging situations, learn from experienced staff and build their love of the game. All campers will begin at 9am, with an experience of the Challenger 1,000 touches and progress through the day to scrimmages and game situations, ending camp at 1.30pm.

Please provide a lunch for your Soccer player – they will be supervised by the Challenger staff through lunch time.

SIMPLY CLICK HERE to sign up for the camp (Early drop off begins at 8.30am)

Questions, please contact: Lee Dunne, Alameda Director of Coaching, at 916-596-1664.

Change To Mid-Season Coaching Clinic

PLEASE NOTE THIS CHANGE TO THE TIME/PLACE OF MID-SEASON COACHING CLINIC

In order to better accommodate coaches who are coaching on Saturday, we have rescheduled the Mid-Season Coaching Clinic to Sunday September 21, 2014 at Lincoln Park, beginning at 3:30 p.m. The times/details are as set out below.

Thanks you for your understanding as we try to make it possible for more coaches to take advantage of this opportunity. Please spread the word regarding this change to coaches you know.

Please do not block houses or driveways when parking – please be considerate of those in the neighborhood!

Mid-Season Coaching Clinic – Sunday September 21, 2014 at Lincoln Park, Alameda

3:30 pm at Lincoln Park for U7-U8 coaches

5 pm at Lincoln Park for U10-U12 coaches (U14+ also welcome – practices can be developed for you to take to your teams)

Topics covered:
Reflection of experience so far – tips and tricks that have worked for you, challenging players individually, tactics and game management, 2v1’s, 3v2’s and beyond.

Materials received:
Additional practice plans for developing players

Please confirm your attendance for these classes by emailing: Lee Dunne, ldunne@challengersports.com