“Joy” and motivation are clearly important factors in whether early experiences turn into life-long passions. Coaches/Parents need to treat young children like young children, not just young soccer players.

Youngsters often come into soccer without an emotional hook to the sport and need experiences that make them want to come back; experiences that encourage them to play and practice independent of adults.”

Tom Turner

State Director of Coaching

Ohio Youth Soccer Assoc.- North


A Life-Long Passion for Soccer can start in 2020 if we ALL accept that…

“The Outcome of Our Children Is Infinitely More Important Than…
The Outcome of Any Game They Will Ever Play..!” Koach Karl