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CAMBRIDGE YOUTH SOCCER 
NEW! For CYS Travel (BAYS) Families:
Click here for information about BAYS for Fall 2014

NEW! Cambridge Youth Soccer is participating in Modell's Team Weeks Program starting Friday, August 22! Click here for coupon (PDF file)

  • Print coupon and bring to Modell's for 15% discount, August 22 through September 18!
  • Save 15% off all regular and sale merchandise!
  • CYS receives 5% back on purchases made with the coupon during your "Team Weeks" shopping period*.
  • Earn MVP points while supporting your team!

*Keep in mind that the coupon is valid for multiple purchases during your Team Weeks shopping period at all stores listed. See coupon for details.

NEW! Cambridge Youth Soccer Announces Capital Fund Drive
Donate as an individual or as a business. Businesses receive unparalleled visibility across the entire community and surrounding towns. Demonstrate your commitment to the community by helping. Learn more (PDF)

NEW! Register now for Fall 2014/Spring 2015 Soccer
You may submit an online registration through Active.com by selecting one of the links below:

New In-Town Program leagues!

Premier League (1st and 2nd grades)
Champions League (3rd, 4th & 5th grades)
Upper School League (6th, 7th & 8th grades)

Kick Start Online Registration Form (Kindergarten, ages 4, 5 and 6)

In-Town Online Registration Form (1st - 8th graders)

BAYS Online Registration Form (U9-U19)

Additional information and downloadable form are available on the CYS Registration page: More info

NEW! CYS FALL 2014 KICK OFF JAMBOREE

Sunday, September 7 from 12:30 - 2:00 pm at Danehy Park Field 1
Please come for an afternoon of soccer skills and small-sided games.
Meet and play with CRLS soccer coaches and varsity players.
Everyone is invited to the Jamboree — registered or not.
Danehy Park is located at 198 New Street. MAP

CYS Goalkeeper Clinics

CYS Keeper coach Paul Gregory is holding Goalkeeper clinics at Danehy Park. Keeper clinics are open to girls and boys in U-12 and up. Coaches are also welcome and encouraged to attend. Paul's website with the schedule and cancellation information: cambridgekeepers.com

Thank you!
CYS families participated in CYS Modell's Sporting Goods Team Weeks and CYS received a donation of $400! CYS will run another month long Team Weeks program at Modell's in late August.

Anne Strong Memorial Remembering Anne Strong
Anne Strong was a CYS co-founder and longtime player, CYS coach, board member, soccer parent, and youth soccer advocate. A bench dedicated to Anne has been placed at Danehy Park, overlooking the soccer fields.
Anne Strong's Obituary (Cambridge Chronicle)

"Choose words wisely while coaching kids"
Article in SoccerAmerica's Youth Soccer Insider

Information About Concussion Injuries and AYSO Heading Policy
American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) Concussion Flyer (PDF)
CDC Injury Prevention Website (Video)
American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) Heading Policy (PDF)

CYS Magents

U13G Zedonks teams practices with Boston Breakers Ellie Reed and Amanda Dacosta

Larry Ward Larry Ward - When he blows the whistle, we'd best pay attention.
Article published in the Cambridge Chronicle June 30, 2011 Click here for PDF article

Recommended: Soccer Skill of the Week Videos
How good are your skills? Click here

Letter From the President

Program updates from Cambridge Youth Soccer President Andrew Farrar. Read more

CYS COACHING RESOURCES

CYS Coaching Resources Guide contains information and links about the CYS Coaching Manual, Coaches section of the web site, Coaches Code of Conduct, and Mass Youth Soccer coaching courses.

CYS Magents

Support Cambridge Youth Soccer
"Cambridge Soccer Rocks" magnetic car sticker.
$5 each, please contact Andy Farrar to purchase af@handsontoys.com.

Cambridge Youth Soccer welcomes the Boston Breakers to Cambridge

Breakers

Boston Breakers player Stacy Bishop visits 3/4 Boys Royal Blue team at practice. Breakers home games are played at Harvard Stadium, starting April 11. To order tickets for CYS Night, May 17, go to www.breakersgroups.com, password CYS.

Check this out!

Great educational videos covering Training, Team Tactics, Courses, and more on uefa.com. Europe's football website, uefa.com, is the official site of UEFA, the Union of European Football Associations. uefa.com

CYS Soccer Clnics

CYS Soccer Clinic

Mass Youth Soccer's Tom Goodman worked with Cambridge players on Shooting & Finishing during the Clinic held May 11 at Russell Field.

Cambridge Youth Soccer Snack Guidelines

Developed by Cambridge Youth Soccer with the School Health Program of the Cambridge Public Health Department. Acrobat PDF

In-Town or BAYS? - An Overview

Description of CYS programs. Read more

Zero Tolerance Policy

Cambridge Youth Soccer has adopted the Zero Tolerance Policy developed by BAYS, for both In-Town and BAYS games. This policy governs interactions with referees. Please be sure that all players, coaches and parents are familiar with the policy.

Cambridge Youth Soccer
P.O. Box 390215
Cambridge, MA 02139-0003
617-491-4958

Giving to CYS

Cambridge Youth Soccer (Cambridge, Massachusetts) is an independent charitable organization which exists to provide a healthy team sports experience for Cambridge children and youth. Currently CYS provides fall and spring programs for ages 6-14 with an In-Town league and travel teams in the Boston Area Youth Soccer League.

Cambridge Youth Soccer is affiliated with MYSA (Massachusetts Youth Soccer Association) and BAYS (Boston Area Youth Soccer).

In-Town or BAYS? - An Overview
Description of CYS programs. Read more

Photos of the Week

Mexico v Brazil, Champions League

Portugal v Brazil, Champions League

Team France, Champions League

Team Portugal, Champions League

World Cup Finals

World Cup Finals, Ghana v Brazil

Team Ghana

Two Players

Celebration Brazil

 

 

We need photos! Please send your digital pictures with a brief description, i.e. team name, age group, highlights, game location, etc. to the CYS Webmaster (website[at]cambridgeyouthsoccer.org).