July 28th -First practice for Harvest Teams.
August 4th – August 17th – Hands-off period (Sports Season Policy)
Coaches should download a copy of the MPA Soccer Bulletin from the MPA Website (see “Soccer Links” on home page)
August 15th – First countable game for Harvest Teams (after 3:00 pm)
August 18th – First Practice.
August 22nd – First Inter-school Scrimmage (after 5 days of conditioning).
September 5th - First Countable Game (after 3:00 p.m.)
September 12th – Membership Dues to President.
Weekend of September 15th – Email explaining and starting the Nomination Process sent out to coaches.
September 29th – 1st Step of the All-Star Process. Coaches nominate up to five of their own players by going to the Membership Page and nominating online. Nominations due by Monday, September 29th.
Week of October 7th – 2nd Step of the All-Star Process. Coaches receive via email the Nominations Sheets and Ballot for the voting process.
October 21st - Last Countable Game.
October 22nd - On-line voting begins for Sportsmanship Banner (one week to vote)
Monday, October 20th - All-Star Ballots are sent to the Regional Vice-Presidents via email.
October 24th – *Boys’ (and Girls’ Class D) Regional Prelims.
October 25th – Girls’ Regional Prelims.
Week of October 21st - V.P.’s tally ballots and send results to President by Friday, October 27th. Also Sportsmanship Award voting will take place with each team’s coaches and players selecting three teams that will be submitted to the School’s A.D who will email the choices to the MPA Office. Sportsmanship Banners will be awarded to receiving teams at State Championship venues.
October 28th – Boys’ Regional Quarter Finals.
October 29th – Girls’ Regional Quarter Finals.
October 31st – *Girls’ and Boys’ Class C and D Semi Finals.
November 1st – ^Girls’ and Boys’ Class A and B Semi Finals.
November 3rd – Maine Soccer Coaches Regional All-Star Teams are posted on the website. Senior All-Stars who plan to attend the 20th Maine Soccer Coaches Annual Senior Bowl will email the President at firstname.lastname@example.org
Week of November 3rd - All-America/All-New England Ballots are sent to coaches via email.
November 5th - Regional Finals all Classes.
November 8th - State Finals: Class A & D – West Site – TBA, Class B & C – East Site – TBA.
November 15th – Final RSVP date for Senior All-Stars attending Senior Bowl.
November 16th - 20th Maine Soccer Coaches Annual Senior Bowl at Hampden Academy. Girl’s game is at 12:00 noon and the Boy’s game is at 2:30 p.m. Seniors will receive invitations for 41st Maine Soccer Coaches All-Star Banquet.
November 17th – All America/All New England ballot due to President via email (Ballot may be hand delivered to President by coaches who attend the Senior Bowl on Sunday).
Week of November 17th – Invitations to the 40th Maine Soccer Coaches All-Star Banquet are emailed to coaches and mailed to Regional All-Stars.
*May move the 10/24 game to 10/25 and the 10/31 game to 11/1 by mutual agreement.
**Potential SAT conflict.
December 7th – 41st Maine Soccer Coaches All-Star Banquet at the Spectacular Events Center in Bangor.
Note: These important dates and deadlines are under “Calendar and Events”