The Winnipeg Youth Soccer Association is pleased to announce the appointment of 5 members to its Board of Directors at the Association's Annual General Meeting, which took place on October 23rd. Entering their second term on the Board of Directors are Ron Malech, Finance Director, and Brian Cornick, Director at Large. Elected by acclamation to the Board last night were Gary Coleman, Vice President, William Anderson, Director of Communications and Doug Sharpe, Director of Indoor. The AGM also dealt with a number of key issues, including a substantive revision to the Association's By-Laws, which, the membership passed unanimously.
A new set of By-Laws will be posted on the WYSA website and sent to the membership within the next seven days. Over the coming months, the Association will be working to improve its communications with the membership and plans to propose a new Constitution that will be in line with the new Constitution coming down from the Manitoba Soccer Association. WYSA expects to consult with its members in the months ahead on a number of important matters including governance issues and the overall vision and strategic direction for the organization.
The Association is also pleased to inform its members that Booke and Partners presented a clean audit of the 2012 - 2013 financial statements. The AGM was very well represented by its membership, so thank you to all of those who attended the AGM. A copy of the Association's Annual Report can be found here.
The 2013 - 2014 Indoor Soccer Season will begin on Friday, October 18, 2013 - the schedule is now viewable online in your team area (click on standings & schedules button to the right and navigate to your team).
Please note, that depending on how many teams are in your division, you may only have matches scheduled until the December break. Your division playoffs will begin in the new year. Each team will receive between 16-20 matches during the entire season including playoffs.
Click here for the Indoor Coaches Notes.
Click here to see the 2013-2014 Indoor Rules and Regulations - please be aware some Rules have changed for this upcoming season.
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An Inter-District Transfer is when a player transfers from one District Club to another for the current playing season and is only valid for that current playing season (a season is defined as either the indoor or outdoor season, therefore each calendar year has two (2) seasons). An Inter-District Transfer must be requested by the player/family to their current District Club Administrator and if approved, the player is then transferred by the Transfer Table Committee to the club with the greatest need for players. Please note while consideration is given to the player’s choice of District Club, the first priority is player need.
2014 OUTDOOR SEASON