Boys and Girls Youth Soccer Club – Salinas & Monterey County

All Coaches:

  • Provide a positive role model for their players and parents, by consistently acting in a positive, controlled and mature manner expected of an ECFC coach.
  • Demonstrate good sportsmanship and maintain a proper perspective on the purpose of soccer, namely, participation is for the enjoyment and benefit of the players (not the adults).
  • Apply for and earn grassroots licensing and certification as a minimum, seeking continued education in licensing programs as establish by US Soccer.
  • Maintain the safety and wellbeing of their players.
  • Explain and remind parents what is expected of them and their children.
  • Refrain from open arguments with referees and other coaches.
  • Encourage parents to support the team with their presence as much as possible.
  • Provide necessary guidance and equipment at games and practices.
  • Discipline players in a FAIR and CONSISTENT manner.
  • Refrain from making negative comments about other coaches, players, parents and referees.
  • Be prepared to deal with injuries in a timely manner
  • Maintain a consistent practice schedule that is both fun and challenging for the players