The following is a great read for parents of soccer players. Much of what is in this article relates to our own Penfield Strikers program and how we are teaching girls the game of soccer on the strategies and technical components on how to play the game. It's not just size and speed anymore - Read "World catches up to U.S., literally"
The following are several articles you may find interesting and well worth the 5 minutes of time invested to read one or all.
The silence was deafening. Driving home after a loss has never been a pleasant trip with either of my hockey-playing sons, but this particular defeat was brutal. Nicholas’s team had made it to the division semi-finals and the next game had looked to be an easy victory
Dehydration can take its toll on both the body and mind. High-performance athletes can’t afford those sacrifices, especially when the game is on the line. Jeff Winslow, assistant athletic trainer at the University of Minnesota, is constantly asked by athletes, parents, and coaches...
Why Team Sports are Important for Females
When parents give their daughters the opportunity to play & compete in team sports, they provide much more thant just the chance to learn the game - Read more from the Women's Sports Foundation...
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Our Penfield Strikers Soccer Club is a charitable non-profit organization and is a United Way Option D agency. This means, anyone contributing to the United Way can select the Penfield Strikers. Just choose Option D Agency and utilize # 2487.
All donations received via the United Way Option D go to the scholarship fund and are used to help Penfield girls play with the club if they cannot afford the entire registration fee.
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