Here are some updates regarding some events coming up as we enter the final four weeks of the season...
Playoffs: The u09, u10, u12, and u15 Regular Season ends on Saturday, October 18th. Playoffs begin on October 25th and continue on November 1st. All teams will make the playoffs regardless of division standings or team record. The championship games will be played on Saturday, November 8th.
Participation Trophies: All u05, u06, u07, and u08 players will receive personalized participation trophies provided by the league. Trophies will be available on Saturday, November 1st for Team Parent or Coaches to pick up. The regular season for these divisions end on Nov. 8th.
Yearbooks: All players will receive a League Yearbook as part of their registration fee. Yearbooks will be handed out to Team Parents or Coaches on Saturday, Nov. 1st.
Alexxa Lowery is a sophomore at Mission Hills High School and she is a member of the AYSO Matrix U16 Girls team. She has been diagnosed with Osteosarcoma (Cancer in her bones) and she needs our help.
She will need to receive10 chemotherapy treatments, then have surgery to remove the cancer and they will follow that up with 20 additional chemotherapy treatments.
San Marcos Youth Soccer is doing a fundraiser to help Alexxa with her medical expenses. For the next two Saturdays (October 18th and 25th), we will be collecting and soliciting donations for Alexxa and at the end of that period, SMYS will do a match of all donations up to $1000.
We will be accepting cash and checks made out to "Alexxa Lowery" at our information table at Walnut Grove. If you wish to donate but cannot make it to Walnut Grove, you can also send a check to SMYS, PO Box 627, San Marcos, Ca. 92079.
Thanks in advance for helping a member of our local soccer community.
Picture Packets Are In...
All u05, u06, u07, u08, and Revolution Picture Packets will be available for pick-up at the Info Table on Saturday, October 18th.
U09 through u19 Picture Packets can be picked up on Saturday, October 25th (coaches must turn in player evaluation forms before receiving pictures).
Pictures can be picked up by Team Parents, Team Managers, or Head Coaches only. Individual pictures will not be handed out to parents.
Our annual Volunteer Appreciation Party will be held on Saturday, November 15th at the San Marcos Civic Center. Join us for "Our Volunteers are Out of this World" Party. The celebration is for all Coaches, Referees, Team Parents, Division Coordinators, Field & Equipment Crew, Board and Staff, and other important volunteers that helped to provide another fun season of soccer for the kids. Click on the link below for more details and for RSVP information. Thank you volunteers!