Thunder & Lighting
If fields are not closed the decision to abandon play shall be made by the game officials, if there are no officials present (e.g., in micro or mini games or at practices), this decision shall be made by the coach(es). If thunder is heard, or lightning is seen, play shall be abandoned and all participants shall be directed to seek appropriate shelter, such as: a vehicle (windows rolled up); a building; or low ground.
Some things overheard on the Soccer Pitch.
The coaches make the game so much fun. It's about making friends and learning, not all about winning! Julie, age 10
I can hardly wait for soccer to start each year! Billy, age 7
Getting out and teaching kids about teamwork, fair play and having fun while learning new skills and making new friends is one of the reasons I love coaching. Coach Rick
Soccer is so much fun. I love my coach! Sue, age 5