The PYSA shall teach good sportsmanship, leadership, and teamwork skills, educate participants and adults in the fundamentals of the game of soccer, promote the game of soccer through sponsorship of regularly scheduled soccer competition and special soccer events, and conduct such other educational activities as are deemed appropriate to the promotion of youth soccer activities.
GAMES & EVENTS
2019 FALL NEWSLETTER
The spring season is officially in the books, and we hoped everyone enjoyed watching their children play. Fortunately, we had fairly good weather and we did not have to reschedule too many games this season. There are several upcoming events as we begin preparations for the fall season.
Additionally, the FIFA Women’s World Cup is currently running, and I encourage you to watch a few games if you have the opportunity.
Registration is currently open for all age groups. Please go to our webpage for more details and for a link to registration. Traveling teams registration ends on July 9th, and U8 registration ends on August 29th.
Chicago Fire Summer Camp
We are once again hosting a summer camp July 29th through August 2nd.
Times: U8 Program 4-5pm Monday-Friday; U9 and Up: 5-8pm Monday- Friday
Cost: U8 Program – $75 U9 and Up- $125
Madison Forward PYSA Family Night:
We have partnered with Professional Soccer Team, Madison Forward, to have a PYSA Family night during one of the team’s home games. A portion of ticket sales will come back to the club, so please consider attending this game, and tell all of your friends and family. It is a great opportunity to enjoy a game, spend time with family and friends, and support your local soccer club. Depending on how many tickets are sold, we may receive up to $5 per ticket!
Date: Saturday, August 3, 2019 v. Lansing Ignite@ 7:00pm
Location: Breese Stevens Field , Madison
More information will be put out through a separate email.
U10-U14: August 8, 2019@ 6pm at the County Fairgrounds Building 8.
US: August 29, 2019@ 6pm at the County Fairgrounds Building 8
U10- U14 Teams:
We have not received specific direction as to the official start of the season, but if history is any indication, we expect the first games to be scheduled the weekend of September 7th.
The U8 program is set to begin Tuesday, September 101h at 5:30pm. Please ensure that you have your children there promptly as we have quite a bit to do for the first session. As a reminder, cleats are not a necessity for the program, but shin guards required. If you have any questions or concerns before the start of the program or at any time during, please let us know; contact information has been listed above.
If you have not already done so, please take a moment to review the Parent’s, Player’s, and Event’s codes of conduct which can be found on the club’s website.
Portage Youth Soccer Association
THE PORTAGE AREA SOCCER ASSOCIATION
The Portage Youth Soccer Association (PYSA) is a local, volunteer run, soccer association in the Portage area. We currently have an in-house program for children K-2nd grade and a traveling program for grades 3rd-8th. The PYSA organizes teams, offers coaching clinics and soccer camps, raises money for uniforms and equipment and along with Portage Parks and Recreation, maintains and schedules the soccer fields. Our parent organization is Madison Area Youth Soccer Association (MAYSA). We have many volunteer opportunities available. We need YOUR help to keep organized soccer in Portage.