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Lake Country Soccer AGM Will Include Leadership Discussion

Bill Garoutte (and sons) at 2012 State Cup

The 2013 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING will be held on Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 6:00pm. While not on their calender it can be found on their About Us page. While it has been held at LCS in recent years, you may want to contact Brenda Turnbull, LCS Board President at 844-9765 or abcturn@cebridge.net to confirm.

One topic on the agenda will be the recent announcement regarding Bill Garoutte, former Chief Executive Officer. From the email sent to Club members: Continue reading “Lake Country Soccer AGM Will Include Leadership Discussion”


Hendricks, Marcotte and Pittser Recognized by MYSA

sara-marcotte-republic-tigersThe winners for the 2013 MYSA AGM Awards have been announced. Please join us in congratulating the following individuals:

Administrator of the Year – Sandi Hendricks, Lake Country Soccer
Coach of the Year, Girls Competitive – Hank Pernicka, Rolla Knights SC
Young Female Referee of the Year – Sara Marcotte
Sara’s a junior at Republic HS, she’s pictured at right as a freshman during the Tiger’s inaugural season
Save of the Year – Josh Pittser, Missouri Youth Soccer At-Large
The Nixa Eagle’s GK won for a save against Carthage, here’s his 2012 Highlight reel

Coach of the Year, Boys Competitive – Abdullah Parker, Billy Goat FC
Coach of the Year, Boys Recreational – No Nominations Submitted
Coach of the Year, Girls Recreational – Jackie Saul, Gower SC
Goal of the Year – No Nominations Submitted
Volunteer of the Year – Shirley McBroom, SPENSA
Young Male Referee of the Year – Brad Meister

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Help Wanted – Executive Director, Lake Country Soccer

Lake Country Soccer logoLake Country Soccer (“LCS”), a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization, is seeking an Executive Director that will supervise staff and volunteers and interface with the LCS Board of Directors (“Board”) and the Springfield – Greene County Parks Department (“Parks”) to develop and execute strategic objectives for soccer operations and programming.

Description of Duties (general):
The Executive Director will report to the Board. Duties will include but not be limited to strategy development and implementation, budgetary responsibility, oversight of the design and delivery of quality programs and facility maintenance, and fundraising beyond program revenue.

Description of Duties (specific):
• The Executive Director will implement and manage marketing plans and track revenue generation. This includes developing and tracking the budget.
• The Executive Director will lead the staff in maintaining a high level of customer service.
• The Executive Director will manage growth of the sport of soccer in the area; which includes working with independent coaches, club coaches, and other constituents to be better stewards of the game and more welcoming to players of all levels.
• The Executive Director will manage fundraising activities.
• The Executive Director will communicate often with the Board and with the Parks to assure the facility is operating toward the mutual goals of the Board and the Parks.

To apply, download the Job Description – LCS Exec. Director and reply as identified in the document. Information about the organization can be found on the Lake Country Soccer website.

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Lake Country Soccer Adds Weather Alert System

Lake Country Soccer logoLake Country Soccer has announced a new communication tool designed to improve notification of weather cancellations and related alerts.

Weather Text Alerts!

You can sign up for instant weather alerts via text and or email messaging from Lake Country Soccer by just clicking on this logo

Lake Country Soccer Text Notification system

Or alternately, send

LCSoccer to 84483

from your smart phone to receive instant weather alerts/updates from Lake Country Soccer.

Springfield Will Host Missouri State Cup Soccer in 2013

The Missouri Youth Soccer Association has announced the hosts for the 2012-2013 season. Lake Country Soccer in Springfield has been chosen to host the Summer State Cup event again that will feature the Boy’s games and the Middle School age girls games.

St Louis will be the host for the Fall Girls State Cup and Fall Girls President’s Cup tournaments. Raytown Soccer will host the Spring Boys President’s Cup event.

2012/13 Fall Missouri State Cup
Location: St. Louis, MO – Various Facilities
Ages: U15 – U18 Girls (State Cup)

The 2012 Fall Missouri State Cup will be held on multiple weekends. Here are the dates:

Play-In Games (If Needed): October 6-7, 2012
Pool Play: October 13-14, 2012
Semis/Finals: November 10-11, 2012

2012/2013 Summer Missouri State Cup
Location: Springfield, MO – Lake Country Soccer
Ages: U13 – U14, U19 Girls and U13 – U19 Boys

The 2013 Summer Missouri State Cup will be held on multiple weekends. Here are the dates:

Play-In Games (If Needed): May 18-19, 2013
Pool Play: June 1-2, 2013
Semis/Finals: June 8-9, 2013

The President’s Cup is also being played on a split schedule.

2012/13 Fall Presidents Cup
Location: St. Louis, MO – Various Facilities
Ages: U15 – U17 Girls (Presidents Cup)
Dates: October 13th – 14th, 2012 (pool play)
November 10th – 11th, 2012 (semis/finals)

2012/13 Spring Missouri Presidents Cup
Location: Raytown, MO – Raytown Soccer Complex
Ages: U12 – U14 Girls and U12 – U17 Boys
Dates: April 7th – 8th, 2013 (pool play)

Hotel Information will be released early next week for all teams coming from out of town for the Fall Missouri State Cup & Presidents Cup. Additional hotel information for the other events will be coming out shortly thereafter.best escorts los angeles