July 2013

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Have great 4th of July from South Texas!
 
Summer GBM Countdown: 15 Days! Don't Miss Out!
Join us at the 2013 Summer GBM in San Antonio! A great weekend of soccer downtown on the Riverwalk for all members, families, players, referees & association board members to attend! 

 
Association Delegate Registration Forms & Meal Reservation Forms for the Awards Luncheon 
due to the state office JULY 10th
2013 People of the Year 
South Texas Youth Soccer is pleased to announce the 2013 People of the Year winners.  Annually, South Texas recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding commitment to the game of soccer on and off the field.    This year's winners will be presented their awards at the STYSA 2013 People of the Year Awards Luncheon on Saturday, July 20 in San Antonio, as part of the Summer Governing Board Meeting.  The awards luncheon will be held at the historic Menger Hotel.  Congratulations to all of those nominated for these prestigious awards and special congratulations to our 2013 Winners.  
  • 2013 Girls Coach of the Year - Tiffany Kniffen; Eastern District, KATY, Katy Youth Soccer Association
  • 2013 Boys Coach of the Year -  Jim Sefcik; Western District, CAYSA, Lonestar SC
  • 2013 Scholar Athlete of the Year - Carson Muscat; Eastern District, BAYSA; Space City FC
  • 2013 Volunteer of the Year - Marco Barros; Western District, AAYSA
  • 2013 Male Referee of the Year - Sean Ryan; Eastern District
  • 2013 Female Referee of the Year - Bre'Onna McDaniel; Eastern District
    Order in photo is Top to Bottom from L-R: First Row: Jim Sefcik,Tiffany Kniffen, Carson Muscat
    Second Row: Marco Barros, Bre 'Onna McDaniel, Sean Ryan
      (click here to view webpage version) 
 
State Office is closed July 4th
July-Oct.       STX Play Hard Play Fair Register Today to Meet & Play Soccer  
                      with Abby Wambach.(Click Here)  
July 2013       Region III ODP Camp begins and runs through July 31st in Alabama
July-Oct.       Register online for the USSF C course  (Click Here)
July 10          Association Delegate Registration Forms & Meal Reservation Forms 
                    for the Awards Luncheon due to the state office
July 19-21      Summer Governing Board Meeting: San Antonio TX (GBM LINK)
July 19           SCL Registration CLOSES on July 22

South Texas Soccer Referees, Inc. Events 
July 13             Grade 7 Upgrade clinic scheduled in Houston 
July 13-14        Assessor and Instructor In-Service clinics scheduled
August 16-18   Houston State Clinics and Upgrade 7 clinic is being held at
                       St. Edward's University in Austin
 

 

Congratulations to the Albion Hurricanes 96G as Regional Champions advancing to Nationals!
Check out the
'final standings' of all teams that participated (click here) 

Auburndale, Fla. | July 10-14, 2013
 
CONGRATULATIONS to South Texas teams who won the 2013 Presidents Cup Region III tournament.  They will represent Region III and South Texas at the National Presidents Cup Finals! Good Luck!
 
South Texas Teams Competing
U13 Boys International 99/00 
U16 Girls AHFC 97G Blue E  
U17 Girls Lady Lions 96 Red
South Texas appreciates all the effort our STX Referees put in at the past Region III events! A job well done for all their hard work and dedication to Youth Soccer! They will be representing South Texas Referees at the U.S. Youth Soccer National events this July 2013.(Click Here for Photos & Webpage)  
*Christina Hutchinson and Midge Van Es were both selected to attend Youth Nationals. (top row L-R)   

 

*Edgar Calderon and Luigi Lazareno were selected to attend President's Cup Nationals. (bottom row L-R)   

*Jesus Moya, Ace Adair and Josh Nelson were selected as Top 25 Assistant Referees. (Click Here for Photos & Webpage) 
Region III ODP POOL 
Congratulations to the following South Texas ODP Players who were selected for the Region III Pool in Alabama.
00 Girls

Jasmine Richards

Jennifer Thompson

Dayana Martin 

Mazie Jones
Sara Piper

Soccer Legend Abby Wambach
is coming to South Texas on November 10 to meet and play soccer with South Texas Players...Read Full Article Click Here
 What charity are we fundraising for?
We are raising money for South Texas Youth Soccer's  TOPSoccer    Soccer Across America programs.
How do I get to have lunch & play with Abby Wambach?
First a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?t=ojqfdgnab.0.9rkisgnab.ozuhwxlab.-1&r=3&p=http%3A%2F%2Fstxplayhardplayfair.org%2F" shape="rect" target="_blank">register online. When you register you will create a personal fundraising page to track your donations. Every player who raises $250 will be invited, with a parent or guardian, to meet world soccer legend Abby Wambach on Sunday, November 10th in Houston. TX.

Fundraising Update: 7.3.13
Top 10 Fundraisers

  • Keeley Cooper: $1915.00
  • Meghan Hollmann: $1480.00
  • Laurel Speedy: $1130.00
  • True Whitney: $800.00
  • Kiran Singh: $800.00
  • Tate Whitney: $800.00
  • Logan gotcher: $775.00
  • Katherine Jacobs: $660.00
  • McKenna Light: $655.00
  • Kaitlyn Fay: $650.00

Top 64 Fundraisers 

  • Keeley Cooper: $1915.00
  • Meghan Hollmann: $1480.00
  • Laurel Speedy: $1130.00
  • True Whitney: $800.00
  • Kiran Singh: $800.00
  • Tate Whitney: $800.00
  • Logan gotcher: $775.00
  • Katherine Jacobs: $660.00
  • McKenna Light: $655.00
  • Kaitlyn Fay: $650.00
  • Bailey Randall: $555.00
  • Alina Khan: $500.00
  • Kyndall Khollman: $480.00
  • Dylan West: $440.00
  • Andrea Riojas: $420.00
  • Savannah Vathy: $380.00
  • Theodore (TJ) Hansen: $360.00
  • Grace Randall: $350.00
  • Aly Peters: $350.00
  • Milan Crespo: $350.00
  • Alexis Fowlkes: $350.00
  • Faith Farmer: $345.00
  • Evan Woodward: $325.00
  • Rayna Richardson: $295.00
  • Olivia Tablante: $280.00
  • Bella Tablante: $280.00
  • Cassandra Trevino: $270.00
  • Lena Provenzano: $270.00
  • Kaitlyn Richards: $251.00
  • Emma Gilliam: $250.00
  • Kamryn Sanchez: $250.00
  • Hailey Sanchez: $250.00
  • Jordyn Chwalik: $250.00
  • Ava Gami: $200.00
  • Abby Belin: $130.00
  • Devin Gunst: $100.00
  • Chelsea Andres: $85.00
  • Jadyn Helm: $80.00
  • Sydnie Thibodaux: $75.00
  • Zoey Alsbrooks: $60.00
  • Haley Kress: $50.00
  • Maui Cisneros: $50.00
  • Isabel Jasiczek: $50.00
  • Kamrin Taylor: $50.00
  • Sofia Quijano: $50.00
  • Peyton Nichols: $35.00
  • Jamison Tarver: $30.00
  • Lauren Estraca: $30.00
  • Rylee Miller: $30.00
  • Delaney Tarver: $30.00
  • Elizabeth Matthews: $30.00
  • Ashley Walker: $30.00
  • Gizelle Galvan: $25.00
  • Andrea Hernandez: $25.00
  • Alyssa Cantu-Noble: $20.00
  • Kenedie St. Mary: $20.00
  • Junel Quintero: $20.00

Date

July 12,13,19,20,26,27; August 2, 3 (Friday & Saturday Evenings)

Event

West Houston Summer Cup 2013

 

 

Date

July 19-28, 2013

Event

Pepsi International Soccer Cup

 

 

Date

July 26-28, 2013

Event

Soccer Factory Invitational

 

 

Date

August 9-11, 2013

Event

Elite Invitational

 

 

Date

August 10, 2013

Event

Extreme Summer 3v3 

 

 

Date
August 17-18, 2013
Event
   
Date
August 17-18, 2013
Event
20th Annual Texas Warm Up Cup
   
Date
August 23-25, 2013
Event
City Of Enchantment
   

Date

August 24-25, 2013

Event

4th Annual ACYSO Pre-Labor Day Tournament

 

 

Date

August 24-25, 2013

Event

Texas Warm up

 

 

Date

August 24-25, 2013 

Event

Aggieland Friendship Cup 

 

 

Date
August 24-25, 2013
Event
Kick Off Classic
   
Date
August 31, 2013 - September 2, 2013
Event
AAYSA Labor Day Tournament
   

Date

August 31, 2013 - September 2, 2013

Event

30th Annual Houston Labor Day Cup

 

 

Date

August 31, 2013 - September 2, 2013

Event

2013 Austin Labor Day Cup