Calendar and Events

July

July 25th -First practice for Harvest Teams.

August 1st – August 14th  – 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

August 12th – First countable game for Harvest Teams (after 3:00 pm)

August 15th – First Practice.

August 19th – First Inter-school Scrimmage (after 5 days of conditioning).

September

September 2nd – First Countable Game (after 3:00 p.m.)

September 9th – Membership Dues to President (Michael Jeffrey, 8 Somerset St., Bangor ME 04401)

Week of September 12th – Email explaining and starting the Nomination Process sent out to coaches.

September 26th – 1st Step of the All-Star Process. Coaches nominate up to five of their own players using this formNominations due by Monday, September 26th.

October

Week of October 9th – 2nd Step of the All-Star Process. Coaches receive via email the Nominations Sheets and Ballot for the voting process.

October 17th – All-Star Ballots are sent to the Regional Vice-Presidents via email.

October 18th – Last Countable Game.

October 19th On-line voting begins for Sportsmanship Banner (one week to vote)

October 21st – *Boys’ (and Girls’ Class D) Regional Prelims.

October 22nd – Girls’ Regional Prelims.

Week of October 24th – V.P.’s tally ballots and send results to President by Friday, October 28th. 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 25th – Boys’ Regional Quarter Finals.

October 26th – Girls’ Regional Quarter Finals.

October 28th  – *Girls’ and Boys’ Class C and D Semi Finals.

October 29th  – Girls’ and Boys’ Class B and A Semi Finals.

November

November 2rd – Maine Soccer Coaches Regional All-Star Teams are posted on the website.  Senior All-Stars who plan to attend the 22nd Maine Soccer Coaches Annual Senior Bowl will email the President at mjeffrey@breweredu.org

Week of November 1st –  All-America/All-New England Ballots are sent to coaches via email.

November 2nd – Regional Finals All Classes.

November 5th – **State Finals: Class A & D – South Site TBA    Class B & C – North Site TBA

November 11th – Final RSVP date for Senior All-Stars attending Senior Bowl.

November 13th – 22nd Maine Soccer Coaches Annual Senior Bowl at Husson University. Boy’s game is at 12:00 noon and the Girl’s game is at 2:30 p.m. Seniors will receive invitations for 43rd 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 16th – Invitations to the 43rd Maine Soccer Coaches All-Star Banquet are emailed to coaches and mailed to Regional All-Stars.

*May move the 10/21 game to 10/22 and the 10/28 game to 10/29 by mutual agreement.

**Potential SAT conflict.

December

December 4th – 43rd Maine Soccer Coaches All-Star Banquet at the Spectacular Events Center in Bangor at 1:00 pm.