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And Toes Will Be Stepped On

We upset people on regular basis.  There are a thousand players, as many parents, and over a hundred dispersed volunteers trying to get along.  Do the math.  We won’t all be happy with any decision.  Yet I think you’ll find a consistent … Continue reading

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The Big Picture

“Elevator speech” is a term used to describe how you’d get your point across in a short time window, such as obviously the time from when you see someone on an elevator until one of you departs and goes on … Continue reading

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The Numbers of NASC Soccer

Traffic jams at McKinney may be the only time that the large numbers within our soccer club seem to be problematic, but I can assure you that they come to bear on a regular basis as we keep things running … Continue reading

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Spring Soccer Delays

We will not be suing Punxsutawney Phil.  He has no assets, has caused no actual damages, nor do we have any spare volunteers to handle the paperwork Seriously, with the snow, cold temperatures and damp field conditions observed during Field … Continue reading

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Why Travel?

There is a common misconception about “travel teams” at our NA Soccer Club.  Many people think that you have to try-out to play on a travel team and that if they don’t make the team, their child can’t play soccer … Continue reading

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Thanks to Sponsors

The vast majority of our club’s funding comes from player registration fees.  We do, however, rely on the kindness of other organizations to make ends meet.  Aside from the obvious gift of time from our volunteers and the mutually beneficial … Continue reading

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Cancellations Due to Inclement Weather

Field closures and game cancellations are among the biggest headaches in administering soccer teams and even more so at the league level.  The decision impacts so many people that it’s stressful to make and even more so based on timing … Continue reading

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Why Does NASC Need a Blog?

Simple information posting and feedback makes blogs a great way to coordinate information.  There are so many volunteers and regular turnover in the club administration that we need a better way to keep continuity.  The website is a great tool, … Continue reading

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