Karl’s Komments Archive

Online Soccer Coaching Summit!

November 1, 2019

PUBLISHED in the BIG TIMES

November 1, 2019

Players

November 1, 2019

The Equipment

November 1, 2019

Graham’s Guidance

November 1, 2019

Gaining and Staying in Control of a Match (Part Two)

November 1, 2019

If WE Put In the Effort!

November 1, 2019

Anne Hodgson –D7 Scheduler

November 1, 2019

Effective vs. Ineffective Coaching

September 30, 2019

Serious Fun!

September 30, 2019

TOP Soccer Pumpkin Fest

September 30, 2019

Your Practices

September 1, 2019

Players

September 30, 2019

Goalkeepers

September 30, 2019

Graham’s Guidance

September 30, 2019

Referees

September 30, 2019

Stay Informed with Safe Sport Policy

September 30, 2019

More Than a Number

September 30, 2019

An Aspiration

September 30, 2019

In Case You Missed It…

September 1, 2019

Let’s Not Forget

September 1, 2019

Add This to Your Coaching “To-Do” List

September 1, 2019

Graham’s Guidance

September 1, 2019

Back-to-School Sale!

June 30, 2016

Goalkeepers

September 1, 2019

Referees

September 1, 2019

Mark Your Calendar!

September 1, 2019

Fresno Pacific University Schedule

September 1, 2019

Something to Think About

September 1, 2019

Remembering Our Purpose

July 31, 2019

New Opportunities

July 31, 2019

An Initiative that Virtually Suppresses Referee Abuse

July 31, 2019

Players Pre-Game Plea

July 31, 2019

Spectator Line

July 31, 2019

Diagonal Spectator Area

July 31, 2019

Street Soccer Promotes Sportsmanship and Fair Play

July 31, 2019

When We Just Might Have To Say Something

July 31, 2019

Coaches and Officials’ Relationships

July 31, 2019

Know Your Role!

January 29, 2019

Ask the Experts

June 30, 2019

Solutions

June 30, 2019

Mismatched Ages and Skill Levels

June 30, 2019

Goalkeepers

June 30, 2019

Learn from the Pros

June 30, 2019

An Unadulterated Debate

June 30, 2019

Time for a Change

June 30, 2019

Referees

June 30, 2019

Something to Think About

June 30, 2019

Let’s Get Ready to Rumble!

June 3, 2019

A Message from Our Chairman

June 3, 2019

Learning from FIFA’s #1

June 3, 2019

2018/2019 Season Winds Down

June 3, 2019

Field Players

June 3, 2019

Goalkeepers

June 3, 2019

Learn from the Pros

June 3, 2019

Referees

June 3, 2019

Boys’ Referee of the Year Part 3

June 3, 2019

Boys Referee of the Year Part 2

April 30, 2019

Persistence Pays Off

April 30, 2019

Players

March 31, 2019

Field Players

April 30, 2019

Goalkeepers

April 30, 2019

Learn from the Pros

April 30, 2019

Referees

April 30, 2019

Avoid Energy Drinks

April 30, 2019

Kingsburg United Story

April 30, 2019

Future Soccer Stars

March 31, 2019

Meet Frank Yallop – GM of Fresno FC

March 31, 2019

Boys Referee of the Year

March 31, 2019

Goalkeepers

March 31, 2019

Learn from the Pros

March 31, 2019

Referees

March 31, 2019

The Loss of One of Our Own

March 31, 2019

Being Prepared

March 31, 2019

Coaches

February 28, 2019

Remembering Margie Baxter

February 28, 2019

Field Players

February 28, 2019

Goalkeepers

February 28, 2019

Learn from the Pros

February 28, 2019

Referees

February 28, 2019

Playing-Up

February 28, 2019

Coaches: Have a Plan…

February 28, 2019

Making Sure…

February 28, 2019

Coaches

January 29, 2019

From Fresno Soccer to Hollywood Acting

January 29, 2019

Field Players

February 1, 2019

Goalkeepers

January 29, 2019

Learn from the Pros

January 29, 2019

Referees

January 29, 2019

No Calls

January 29, 2019

D-7 Core Value Resolution

December 31, 2018

Approaching Spring League

January 29, 2019

Beautiful Blessing to start the New Year!!!

January 29, 2019

Coach of the Year Nomination

November 30, 2018

Coaches

December 31, 2018

Field Players

December 31, 2018

Coaches

November 30, 2018

Goalkeepers

December 31, 2018

Learn from the Pros

December 31, 2018

Referees

December 31, 2018

Happy New Year!

December 31, 2018

Lessons from the World Cup

October 1, 2018

Coaches – Take 5

December 31, 2018

Coaches

October 31, 2018

Baby It’s Cold Outside

December 31, 2018

I have a Dream for Kids Playing Sports

December 31, 2018

Enlightenment

November 30, 2018

Field Players

November 30, 2018

Field Players

November 1, 2018

Goalkeepers

November 30, 2018

Goalkeepers

October 31, 2018

Learn from the Pros

November 30, 2018

Learn from the Pros

October 31, 2018

Referees

November 30, 2018

Referees

October 31, 2018

Happy Holidays

November 30, 2018

Join Our ‘Think Tank Group!’

November 30, 2018

Making a Difference

November 30, 2018

Some Observations

October 31, 2018

Congratulations!

October 31, 2018

Role Models for Parents (ONLY)

October 31, 2018

Field Players

October 1, 2018

Goalkeepers

October 1, 2018

Referees

October 1, 2018

Coaches

October 1, 2018

A Reminder

October 1, 2018

From the Commissioner’s Desk

October 1, 2018

A Very Special Day For Me!

October 1, 2018

Pro Tip

October 1, 2018

I Wonder How Many of You Can Relate?

August 29, 2018

The Practice Paradigm

August 29, 2018

Goalkeepers

August 29, 2018

Field Players

August 29, 2018

Soccer Balls

September 1, 2018

Lessons from the World Cup

August 29, 2018

Errors Officials Should Avoid

August 29, 2018

For a Safe Season

August 29, 2018

Share your thoughts

August 29, 2018

Between The Posts in D7

July 31, 2018

Are you ready for some Futbol/Soccer?

July 31, 2018

Goalkeepers

July 31, 2018

Field Players

July 31, 2018

Lessons from the World Cup

July 31, 2018

Errors Officials Should Avoid

July 31, 2018

Working on our Ironclad Coaching Mentality

July 2, 2018

Evolution of Coaches & Players

July 2, 2018

World Cup Entertainment & Sissi

July 2, 2018

Letter from the Commissioner

July 31, 2018

Anything is Possible

July 2, 2018

Representing D-7 at Presidents Cup

July 2, 2018

Toxic Stress

July 31, 2018

Word of Caution for Pool Parties

June 1, 2018

Enforcing Safety Rules

July 2, 2018

Come Join Us!

July 2, 2018

A New Soccer Star in the Works

July 2, 2018

Evolution of our Players

June 1, 2018

Evolution of our Coaches

June 1, 2018

Evolution of our Referees

June 1, 2018

In case you didn’t know…

June 1, 2018

World Cup Russia 2018

June 1, 2018

World Cup & Soccer in Slow Motion

June 1, 2018

Fresno FC World Cup Promo

June 1, 2018

SunPower and Fundamental Soccer Helping Players

June 1, 2018

Do Not Forget

June 1, 2018

Sometimes other peoples words say it all! 

April 1, 2018

BECAUSE IT WORKS!

April 1, 2018

Re-evaluating the Role of Youth Coaches

April 1, 2018

Mandating Coaching Certification

April 1, 2018

What Are Your Players Capable of?

April 1, 2018

Impeding the Progress of an Opponent

April 1, 2018

ADDRESSING INJURIES

April 1, 2018

World Class Event in Fresno

April 1, 2018

Something to Think About

July 31, 2018

SOMETHING TO THINK ABOUT

April 1, 2018

World Advanced Skill Training in District 7

April 1, 2018

World Cup – How You Can Learn From Russia 2018

April 1, 2018

Fresno Football Club

April 1, 2018

Fixing Soccer in the US!

April 1, 2018

SOME OBSERVATIONS

April 1, 2018

The Game Humbled Me as a Coach

April 1, 2018

Dealing with Missed Calls

April 1, 2018

A Coach’s Plea (Part 4)

April 1, 2018

D-7 Boys Referee of the Year 2017

March 1, 2018

Soccer In Slow Motion™

March 1, 2018

Clicking Toward Success

March 1, 2018

Very Important Areas of Concern

March 1, 2018

Addressing Over-Identification

March 1, 2018

Home Opener

March 1, 2018

Crossing ‘the Line’

March 1, 2018

A Coach’s Plea (Part 3)

March 1, 2018

Two Intriguing Experiments

February 1, 2018

D-7 Boys Recreation Coach of the Year 2017

February 1, 2018

D-7 Girls Recreation Coach of the Year 2017

February 1, 2018

D-7 Girls Referee of the Year 2017

February 1, 2018

The Importance of Body Language

February 1, 2018

A Coach’s Plea (Part 1)

February 1, 2018

Letter to the Editor

February 1, 2018

“Losing Sucks”

February 1, 2018

Coaching Advisor

January 1, 2018

To all in the District 7 Soccer Community:

January 1, 2018

BECOME a SOCCER INTELLECTUAL

January 1, 2018

Thanks

January 1, 2018

Happy New Year from Our Family to District 7!

January 1, 2018

Help is there (If You Only Go and Look For It)

January 1, 2018

The New Year’s Resolution – Why Goals Fail and How to Set More Effective Goals

January 1, 2018

In Remembrance of Brian Coulter

January 1, 2018

I Have Learned

January 1, 2018

One of the Best Has Left us

December 1, 2017

Coaching Advisor – Your Child’s Future Is At Stake: Part V

December 1, 2017

Why we over-coach, why we shouldn’t, and how not to

December 1, 2017

Something to Think About

December 1, 2017

We are Role Modeling Behavior

December 1, 2017

Do it Properly

December 1, 2017

Let’s Hope This Never Happens in D-7

December 1, 2017

Soccer Smiles

December 1, 2017

Remember

December 1, 2017

Quick Announcement

December 1, 2017

The Passing of a Legend/Friend

October 28, 2017

Coaching Advisor – Your Child’s Future Is At Stake: Part IV

October 28, 2017

Mercy Rule Discussion

October 28, 2017

THEY ATTENDED A  DISTRICT-7 “pre-F” COURSE

October 28, 2017

Coaching from Strength

October 28, 2017

Asthma and Youth Athletes

October 28, 2017

Selling a Call

October 28, 2017

Reminders From Your Child

October 28, 2017

Learning Facilitator

October 1, 2017

Coaching Advisor – Your Child’s Future Is At Stake: Part III

October 1, 2017

THEY ATTENDED A  DISTRICT-7 “pre-F” COURSE IN …

October 1, 2017

CREATING TEAM CHEMISTRY

October 1, 2017

Sun Power and Fundamental Soccer

September 1, 2017

Coach You Need a Weekly Plan

October 1, 2017

Notes from the United Kingdom

October 1, 2017

Failure Is Not An Option!!

October 1, 2017

Halftime

October 1, 2017

TEN (10) THINGS WE KNOW ABOUT YOU…  

October 1, 2017

Viable Solution

September 1, 2017

OPPORTUNITY

September 1, 2017

Fall Forward

September 1, 2017

THEY ATTENDED A DISTRICT-7 “pre-F” COURSE IN …

September 1, 2017

The Recreational Players, Who are They?

September 1, 2017

How We Play on Game Day Play to Win and Develop

September 1, 2017

Dealing with Coaches and Spectators

September 1, 2017

2017 Women’s Bulldogs Soccer Schedule

September 1, 2017

Your Child’s Future Is At Stake

August 1, 2017

Coaching Advisor

September 1, 2017

Avoid Becoming A Helicopter Coach

August 1, 2017

Culture Shift in Youth Sports

August 1, 2017

The Advantage Clause

August 1, 2017

COACHES: TIME TO PREPARE FOR THE UPCOMING YEAR

August 1, 2017

Pumped Up Summer Deals!

August 1, 2017

Hello New and Relatively New Soccer Referees

August 1, 2017

Rules to Regard…

August 1, 2017

OFFERING A REWARD OF $500

August 1, 2017

ARE YOU READY FOR SOME FOOTBALL?

July 1, 2017

WHAT A SITE TO SEE 

July 1, 2017

MOURNING the LOSS of A FRIEND

July 1, 2017

The Motivation Enigma

July 1, 2017

SunBird All Day Soccer Camp

July 1, 2017

Heat, It’s Here.

July 1, 2017

Don’t Let a Bad Day Affect a Game

July 1, 2017

Rule #6: This Is Still a Game.

July 1, 2017

District VII Coaching Policy

May 30, 2017

FUNdamental Soccer Balls Sizes #2,3,4,5

July 1, 2017

Stay Informed by Staying-in-Touch!

May 30, 2017

The Institute for Sport Coaching (ISC)

May 30, 2017

Stay Out of The Way!!!!!

May 30, 2017

Boys Youth Referee of the Year

May 30, 2017

Rules to Regard… 

May 30, 2017

Letter to the Editor

May 30, 2017

If It Seems Problematic

May 1, 2017

District VII Girls Coach of the Year

May 1, 2017

Rules to Regard…

May 1, 2017

Recognizing and Dealing with Critical Game Control Incidents 

May 1, 2017

District VII Youth Referee of the Year

April 1, 2017

SOMETHING TO THINK ABOUT…

May 1, 2017

LEADING the DEVELOPMENT

May 1, 2017

Life’s Lessons

April 1, 2017

This Embodied What I Was Seeking

April 1, 2017

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

April 1, 2017

WHEN IN DOUBT…FIND OUT

April 1, 2017

Zero Tolerance is The Law

April 1, 2017

Rules to Regard…

April 1, 2017

Award Winning

April 1, 2017

Smiles and Remember

April 1, 2017

The First of Many

March 1, 2017

Changing Our Culture

March 1, 2017

From D-7 Commissioner

March 1, 2017

A Message of Hope

March 1, 2017

From D-7 Playing League Chairman

March 1, 2017

FUNdamental Soccer Balls Sizes #2 – #3

March 1, 2017

Rules to Regard…

March 1, 2017

Mark Your Calendar

March 1, 2017

So You Call Yourself a Youth Soccer Coach

February 1, 2017

Spring League 2017

February 1, 2017

Proud D-7 Accomplishment…

February 1, 2017

Times Have Changed

February 1, 2017

Mandates –Trials & Transitions

February 1, 2017

From D-7 Playing League Chairman

February 1, 2017

Helping the District 7 Recreation Program

February 1, 2017

Exercise Induced Bronchoconstriction or EIB

February 1, 2017

Resolution aren’t just for the New Year

January 1, 2017

Rules to Regard…

February 1, 2017

In 2017 It’s Time to Grow Up –Referees Deserve Respect Too

January 1, 2017

Sharing Insights from 30+ Years of Coaching

January 1, 2017

Changing Your Culture in 2017

January 1, 2017

The Only Thing That Is Important!

December 1, 2016

Something to Be ‘Thankful’ for…

December 1, 2016

I Believe

January 1, 2017

Reflecting on 2016

December 1, 2016

We Did Not Win Very Often

December 1, 2016

A Revelation Is In The Works!

January 1, 2017

Raul Guerra – Fresno Metro Youth Soccer League

January 1, 2017

Referees are Important to the Game

December 1, 2016

“Parents Write A Letter To Your Coach…”

December 1, 2016

SunPower and Fundamental Soccer

December 1, 2016

Rest

January 1, 2017

Building Our Inner Well-Being

December 1, 2016

Seeking YOUR Input

November 1, 2016

What Our Players in D-7 Say…

November 1, 2016

Dear Koach Karl – Sideline Coaching potential impact on young players

November 1, 2016

Yelling is Futile and Even Embarrassing

November 1, 2016

Please, Don’t Scream at the Children

November 1, 2016

The Advantage Clause

November 1, 2016

SunPower by QHS and FUN Soccer Enterprises Alliance

November 1, 2016

What is the Biggest Challenge facing youth soccer in America?

November 1, 2016

Getting to the match

November 1, 2016

Something to Think About

September 1, 2016

Some Cures for Sideline Coaching

October 1, 2016

Simple Match Analysis

October 1, 2016

Running-Up the Score

October 1, 2016

A PRIMER ON HOW NOT TO RUN UP THE SCORE

October 1, 2016

“The Unnecessary Element In a Youth Soccer Game!”

October 1, 2016

In Order to Prevent a Tragedy

October 1, 2016

An Issue That Must Be Addressed –NOW..!

October 1, 2016

Leadership

October 1, 2016

Smiles

July 30, 2016

U6 Soccer

July 30, 2016

Kids Take Cues from Adults

September 1, 2016

U8 Soccer

July 30, 2016

Addendums to the 4v4 Game

July 30, 2016

Fresno State Soccer Opportunities

September 1, 2016

Pre-Participation Physical Evaluation

September 1, 2016

After All…It’s Only A Game

September 1, 2016

Instilling A Love of the Game in Children

September 1, 2016

FRESNO PACIFIC SUNBIRDS 2016 MEN’S SOCCER SCHEDULE

September 1, 2016

Changes in the Laws of the Game for 2016-2017

September 1, 2016

U10 Soccer

July 31, 2016

U12 Soccer

July 30, 2016

Something to Think About…

July 30, 2016

A Fantastic Story

May 31, 2016

A National Referees’ Thoughts on the 4 v 4 Game

June 30, 2016

If I Sound Angry, I’m Not!

May 31, 2016

Help District 7 RISE

June 30, 2016

Next Stop Spain!

May 31, 2016

Born in the USA – Small Sided Games

June 30, 2016

Something to Think About…from Aleksandar Mirosavljev

May 31, 2016

Constructive Strategies Success a Vital Element in Improvement

April 2, 2016

Life Lessons Learned From the Sidelines

April 1, 2016

Soccer Goals

June 30, 2016

Smiles

June 30, 2016

Is Specialization the Big Culprit? It’s Not So Simple By Mike Singleton

May 31, 2016

You Just Accepted An Assignment. Now What?

May 31, 2016

Values A Top Priority In Youth Soccer

May 1, 2016

Benefiting Children in Youth Soccer

April 2, 2016

Food for Thought: Benefits of heading ban are clear to see Copy

May 31, 2016

Food for Thought: Benefits of heading ban are clear to see

May 1, 2016

When It’s a One-sided Game Or a Blowout

May 1, 2016

Food for Thought: THE WANT TO WIN

April 2, 2016

Reading Heart Sets A New Guinness World Record

April 2, 2016

2016 Kohl’s American Cup

April 2, 2016

When In Doubt, Sit Them Out

May 1, 2016

Asthma and The Young Athlete

April 2, 2016

Smiles

May 1, 2016

Smiles

April 2, 2016

When in Doubt, Sit Them Out Copy

April 2, 2016

Food for Thought

March 1, 2016

When in Doubt, Sit Them Out

March 1, 2016

Smiles

March 1, 2016