St. Anthony Soccer provides support and mentoring for coaches of all skill and experience levels. This includes help with session planning, player and team development, interactions with players and parents, and the management of your team and its relationships with officials and coaches from other clubs.
Whether you would like support with administrative challenges, need to solve a specific problem your team is having on the field, or want help in planning an entire season of practices, contact DOC with questions or concerns. Coaching consultation and mentoring is also available.
Ben Von Ende
Training session plans, articles and resources, and information regarding coaching licenses and certifications
Resources for the parent-coach:
As a Minnesota Youth Soccer Association member club Saint Anthony Soccer offers coaching training facilitated by MYSA coaching staff. Stay tuned for details.
St. Anthony Soccer also partners with local clubs and coaches to bring their coaching expertise to our club.
In partnership with Challenger British Soccer we also offer annual trainings for coaches at no cost.
Interested in pursuing a youth coaching certificate or USSF license? St, Anthony Soccer can help. Contact DOC for details.
All prospective coaches are encouraged to apply for the position they are interested in. In the event more that one candidate applies for a coaching position, both the applicant(s) will be asked to participate in a interview process, after which the most qualified individual will be selected. Please review the coach selection process document carefully.
Coaching candidates must complete the ONLINE COACHING APPLICATION.
THANK YOU to all the volunteer coaches!
This past legislative session, a bill was passed and signed into law regarding concussions and youth athletes. Minnesota has joined a growing number of states that have passed laws on providing concussion information, training and procedures to be followed for youth athletes to return to play. The law is effective as of September 1st, 2011.
The Minnesota legislation requires any municipality, business, school district or nonprofit organization that organizes a youth athletic activity and charges a fee to follow the statute’s requirements.
St. Anthony Boosters Soccer would like to point out several things: