By Randy Vogt, Director of Public Relations, Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association
January 8, 2014-The Westchester Soccer Referee Organization (WSRO) was founded in 1984 as the Westchester County Soccer Referee Society and has been assigning its refs to Westchester Youth Soccer League (WYSL) and Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association (ENYYSA) games ever since. WSRO is pleased to hold US Soccer referee certification courses throughout Westchester this winter:
Monday, January 20, from 9 am to 3 pm (Martin Luther King Day)-Grade 9 Entry Level Course held at the Larchmont Temple, 75 Larchmont Avenue, Larchmont, NY 10538. The course fee is $140 which includes uniform. Go to www.sportssignup.com/wsroref.start to register.
Tuesday, January 21, Thursday, January 23 and Tuesday, January 28 from 6:30 to 10 pm all three nights-Grade 8 Entry "Supercourse" at City College of New York (CCNY), 138th Street and Convent Avenue in Manhattan. The course fee is $220. Do not register via WSRO online but contact firstname.lastname@example.org instead.
Friday, January 31 from 7 to 10 pm and Saturday, February 1 from 9 am to 3 pm-Grade 8 Entry "Supercourse" at the Ardsley Middle School, 700 Ardsley Avenue, Ardsley, NY 10501. The course fee is $185 which includes uniform. Go to www.sportssignup.com/wsroref.start to register.
Monday, February 17, from 9 am to 3 pm (Presidents Day)-Grade 9 Entry Level Course held at the Larchmont Temple, 75 Larchmont Avenue, Larchmont, NY 10538. The course fee is $140 which includes uniform. Go to www.sportssignup.com/wsroref.start to register.
WSRO can be found online at http://www.wsroref.com/
. For more information on becoming a soccer referee, please contact WSRO Course Coordinator Jerry Fischoff at email@example.com or 914-472-3196.
With 123,843 youth soccer players––68,587 boys and 55,256 girls––and more than 25,000 volunteers, the non-profit Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association (ENYYSA) stretches from Montauk Point, Long Island to the Canadian border. Members are affiliated with 11 leagues throughout the association, which covers the entire state of New York east of Route 81. ENYYSA exists to promote and enhance the game of soccer for children and teenagers between the ages of 5 and 19 years old, and to encourage the healthy development of youth players, coaches, referees and administrators. All levels of soccer are offered––from intramural, travel team and premier players as well as Special Children. No child who wants to play soccer is turned away. ENYYSA is a proud member of the United States Soccer Federation and United States Youth Soccer Association. For more information, please log on to http://www.enysoccer.com/, which receives nearly 300,000 hits annually from the growing soccer community.