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Win a Team Meet & Greet with Ali
You can win a Team Meet & Greet with Ali Krieger of the USWNT at the 2015 VYSA Convention in January!  
Email your team pic to Eileen@vysa.comtell us why your team would like to meet Ali and start getting your friends to “Like” your pic. 
The winner will be chosen by the number of “Likes” as well as the strength of your submission.  The contest ends on January 16, 2015. 

Your team must be a member of VYSA to win.  
The winning team must be able to transport their team to the VYSA Convention on Jan 31, 2015 and must arrive by 10:30 am.  VYSA is not responsible if Ali's appearance is canceled for any reason. 
Happy Holidays from VYSA!

The VYSA State Office will close for the Holiday on December 25, 2014 and will reopen on January 5, 2015.

If you have any paperwork, etc. that you need processed during that time, please be sure to contact us before December 25th.

Happy Holidays from the VYSA Staff!



VSTC Seeks Ops Mgr
Manager of Operations
The Virginia Soccer Training Center
Fredericksburg, VA


The Virginia Soccer Training Center (VSTC), is seeking a Manager of Operations. This is a full time position that resides within the Virginia Youth Soccer Association (VYSA) with offices in Fredericksburg, VA. This position reports to the Executive Director of VYSA.
Responsibilities include scheduling, staffing, daily operation of VSTC including adult leagues, field rentals, State Program operations (ODP, Coaching Ed, Academy etc.) and other events as required. Position will oversee grounds maintenance vendor and initiate preparation of the facility for internal and external rentals and events. The Manager of Operations will be VYSA’s on-site supervisor for all external events and VSTC operated adult leagues.
Requirements: 1-3 years of experience in facility operations preferably in the sports industry. Detail oriented, strong inter-personal skills, ability to communicate VYSA’s and VSTC’s core values to our members and customers. Must be fluent in digital technology including MS Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).

Experience with one or more event scheduling software products is desired but not mandatory. Ability to work nights and weekends (flex schedule) is required. A college degree is a requirement to apply. A compensation package which includes medical insurance coverage is competitive in the non-profit sector and commensurate with a candidate’s experience.

To apply, please forward your resume and cover letter which MUST include salary requirements no later than 1/5/15 to vysaed@vysa.com. APPLICATIONS RECEIVED WITHOUT SALARY REQUIREMENTS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. VYSA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The Virginia Soccer Training Center (VSTC) is owned and operated by the Virginia Youth Soccer Association, one of the largest non-profit youth soccer associations in the United States serving over 170,000 youth players, coaches and administrators in Virginia and the District of Columbia. The Virginia Soccer Training Center sits on over 50 acres of former farmland in Spotsylvania County, VA halfway between the Washington, DC and Richmond, VA metro areas. When complete, VSTC will feature 9 state of the art FIFA regulation fields including a soccer specific stadium and training center headquarters. VSTC will be home to VYSA programs including ODP, the VYSA Academy and Coaching Education and open to VYSA’s clubs and leagues to utilize for training and tournaments. For more information about VYSA go to www.vysa.com. For more information about VSTC go to www.vysatc.com.


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VYSA and Nationwide Insurance Ink Multi-Year Sponsorship Agreement
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     For Immediate Release
Virginia Youth Soccer Association Announces Multi-Year Category Exclusive Sponsorship Agreement With Nationwide Insurance
Fredericksburg, VA.  October 1, 2014
The Virginia Youth Soccer Association (VYSA) announced today an exclusive multi-tiered sponsorship and marketing agreement that establishes Nationwide as the “Official Insurance Provider of the Virginia Youth Soccer Association” and the “Official Insurance Provider of the Virginia Soccer Training Center”.
The agreement provides Nationwide with a variety of marketing and promotional opportunities with VYSA including VYSA’s new multi-million dollar soccer training facility (The Virginia Soccer Training Center) opening this November in Spotsylvania County, Virginia. VYSA members will receive special offers from Nationwide for a variety of their products including auto, home, power sports and life.
“We are thrilled to be associated with one of America’s leading insurance providers” said Phil Summers, VYSA’s Executive Director. “We are especially pleased to have Nationwide as an anchor sponsor of the Virginia Soccer Training Center which will be attracting hundreds of thousands of youth players and their families in the coming years”.
The agreement includes naming rights for Nationwide on two fields at the Virginia Soccer Training Center as well as on-site activation, signage and other promotional opportunities.
About Nationwide
Nationwide, a Fortune 100 company based in Columbus, Ohio, is one of the largest and strongest diversified insurance and financial services organizations in the U.S. and is rated A+ by both A.M. Best and Standard & Poor’s. The company provides a full range of insurance and financial services, including auto, commercial, homeowners and life insurance; public and private sector retirement plans, annuities and mutual funds; banking and mortgages; specialty health; pet, motorcycle, boat and farm insurance. For more information, visit www.nationwide.com
Nationwide, Nationwide is on your side, Join the Nation and the Nationwide N and Eagle are service marks of Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company.
About the Virginia Youth Soccer Association
The Virginia Youth Soccer Association (VYSA) www.vysa.com is a member of the US Soccer Federation and US Youth Soccer representing over 170,000 youth players, coaches and administrators in the Commonwealth of Virginia and DC. VYSA oversees programs including the Olympic Development Program (ODP), the National Championship Series (State Cup), the VYSA Academy Program, Coaching Education and more.
About the Virginia Soccer Training Center
The Virginia Soccer Training Center www.vysatc.com is owned and operated by VYSA and is one of the finest soccer training facilities on the East Coast. Situated on 50 acres of former farmland in Spotsylvania County half way between Washington, DC and Richmond, the facility boasts nine FIFA regulation fields including a small stadium. The facility will be the future home of VYSA’s State offices and indoor training facility.
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