The coaches corner is a place to enhance your sports education. The goal of this area is to assist you in developing better players and better people for future success at whatever level you might be at. Our goal is for you to learn one new thing each time you visit this section. If you have any questions, suggested topics, or articles to contribute to this area please contact us.
Coach and Player Development
New! Mass Youth Soccer Coach’s Corner
Visit the Mass Youth web site’s newly organized Coach’s Corner
for practice plans, resources, and other material to help you be a successful youth coach.
Mass Youth Soccer Information on Concussions
Mass Youth has created a new web page with a lot of information on concussions. Here is a link to that page. We urge you to visit this site and become familiar with the subject.
Essex County Youth Soccer Association Links For Travel Coaches
Listed below are helpful links to pages on the ECYSA web site.
||Lets you determine the location of opposing town fields. Click on the name of the opposing town or club to navigate to its list of fields.
||Brings up a page with the status of all travel fields. If the field is green, the game is on. If it’s red, the game is postponed. Check this site before traveling to opposing towns on game day.
||Select the “North Reading” organization and the name of the team. Click the “Submit” button to see the schedule for that team.
||Gives you access to the standings for the various age groups.
||Brings you to the page to use to enter game scores for any home games you play. Be sure to record them by the Monday evening after your game is played.
||Use this form to report any issues or provide feedback (both good and bad) to the league on the performance of the referee(s) in your game.
||Use this form to report any non-referee related issues to the Essex board.
NRYS Player Evaluation Form
Did You Know?
Coaches, did you know that NRYS will reimburse your team 50% each year when you enter a team in a tournament? It is a great way to give your team the excitement of a tournament at half the price! Offer good for 1 tournament per soccer year (fall/spring season), up to $200, and excludes the Fall Kick-Off Classic.