Cal North – “Kids First” is the largest state organization within the US Youth Soccer Association. Cal North registers more than 160,000 players annually, ages 4 to 19, and over 42,000 administrators, coaches and volunteers in 132 member leagues of registration. Cal North is dedicated to assisting parents in developing youth as individuals and not just soccer players in a fun, safe and healthy environment for players at every level of the game. For more information, visit www.calnorth.org.
KSG is a group of sports management professionals with over 50 years experience in athletics from sports to youth sports. We are passionate about the growth of all youth sports programs and believe that with our help organizations can grow and become more efficient, resulting in better experiences for everyone involved. We believe that organization and communication are keys to efficiency, and we strive to bring these qualities to all youth sports groups. For more information visit www.kellygraysports.com.
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A California Nonprofit Benefit Corporation, NorCal Premier Soccer is the top organization for developing players, clubs, coaches, and referees in the passionate soccer region that is Northern California. Through affiliations with 218 different clubs, NorCal Premier Soccer provides an unmatched level of quality programs assisting the development of the overall soccer structure in Northern California. For more information, visit www.norcalpremier.com.
As the governing body of soccer in all its forms in the United States, U.S. Soccer has played an integral part in charting the course for the sport in the USA for more than 100 years. In that time, the Federation’s mission statement has been clear and simple: to make soccer, in all its forms, a preeminent sport in the United States and to continue the development of soccer at all recreational and competitive levels. For more information visit www.ussoccer.com.