The U13 Boys Red Islanders are assured sole possession of 1st place and are NorCal Region 3/4 Silver 2 Division champions! Just a little extra icing on the cake to finish our league season with clean sheet win vs. East Bay United. Although this was the team’s first year in Silver, the U13 Boys Red Islanders finished 7-0-1 with a goal differential of 32-4.
Our Fall 2014 season is underway and will be ending shortly.
Our spring 2015 Season begins in March 2015, and registration for kids 5 years and up will be open by mid-February 2015. Please check back then for more information and registration links! Enjoy the rest of the season!
Order your very own Alameda Soccer swag
Soccer parent Nick McNeil set up an online shop where you buy your very own Alameda Soccer branded gear. Hats, t-shirts, water bottles, even a flat-billed cap.
Visit the storefront and try it out. A portion of the proceeds goes to support the club.
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 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!
One 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.
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)
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.
Additional practice plans for developing players
Please confirm your attendance for these classes by emailing: Lee Dunne, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Jack London season will start 9/6 and continue for 10 weeks. U10 and older rec games will be scheduled and posted at the mysoccerleague.com website
U6/U7/U8 games are scheduled in-house and you will get the schedule from your age group coordinator.
Competitive Norcal games will be scheduled and posted through the Norcal process and published on the Norcal website.
Our Islander teams did very well this year in the Norcal State Cup Competition and we are proud of them. These were some of the results:
U12 Girls – CHAMPIONS Silver 1 Cup (Coaches Jordan, Adams, MacAskill, Langford)
U11 Boys – Finalists Bronze 6 Cup (Coach Moore)
U10 Girls – Finalists Silver 1 Cup (Weiland)
Honored at our Volunteer Appreciation Dinner!
Julie Conner U8G – Recreational Coach of the Year 2014
Mike Barnes U9G – Competitive Coach of the Year 2014
Jen Burns, Board Secretary – Volunteer of the Year 2014
Sami Adranly, Webmaster – President’s Award 2014
And special recognition to:
Thu-Huong Nguyen, Registrar – Lifetime Volunteer Award, for her many years of dedicated service to the Club and families of Alameda