Coaches should download a copy of the MPA Soccer Bulletin from the MPA Website (see “Soccer Links” on home page)
July 26th – First practice for Harvest Teams.
August 2nd – 15th – Hands-off Period (Sport Season Policy)
August 13th – First countable game for Harvest Teams (after 3:00 pm)
August 16th – First Practice.
Week of August 16th – Email to Coaches and AD’s regarding Membership Dues.
August 20th – First Inter-school Scrimmage (after 5 days of conditioning).
August 27th – Schedules Due (Harvest teams due one week prior to 1st game).
September 2nd – First Countable Game (after 3:00 p.m.)
Week of September 20th – Email explaining the Regional All-Star Nomination Process sent out to Coaches and Athletic Directors.
September 24th – Membership Dues to President (Michael Jeffrey, 8 Somerset St., Bangor ME 04401) Membership Form
September 25th – 1st Step of the All-Star Process. Coaches nominate up to five of their own players using a Google Form. Nominations due by Monday, October 4th.
Week of October 11th – 2nd Step of the All-Star Process. Coaches receive via email the Nominations Sheets and Google Form Ballot for the voting process.
October 15th – Recommended Officials Due. to MPA.
October 18th – 22nd – On-line voting begins for Sportsmanship Banner (One week to vote).
October 19th – Last Countable Game.
October 22nd – *Boys’ (and Girls’ Class D) Regional Prelims.
October 23rd – Girls’ Regional Prelims.
October 26th – Boys’ Regional Quarter Finals.
October 27th – Girls’ Regional Quarter Finals.
October 28th – Voting for Regional All-Stars via Google Form due.
October 29th – *Boys’ and Girls’ Class C and D Semifinals.
October 30th – Boys’ and Girls’ Class A and B Semifinals.
Week of November 1st – All-America/All-New England Ballots are sent to coaches via email.
November 2nd – *Class C and D Regional Finals (Girls 4:00/Boys 6:30)
Class C North – Hampden Academy
Class C South – Lewiston High School
Class D North – Presque Isle Middle School
Class D South – Messalonskee High School
November 3rd – *Class A and B Regional Finals (Girls 4:00/Boys 6:30)
Class A North – Messalonskee High School
Class A South – Thornton Academy
Class B North – Hampden Academy
Class B South – Lewiston High School
November 4th – Maine Soccer Coaches Regional All-Star Teams are posted on the website. Senior All-Stars who plan to attend the 26th Maine Soccer Coaches Annual Senior Bowl will email the President at email@example.com
November 9th – ^State Finals
Class A & B South Site – Massabesic High School
Class C & D North Site – Presque Isle Middle School
November 12th – Final RSVP date for Senior All-Stars attending Senior Bowl.
November 14th – 26th Maine Soccer Coaches Annual Senior Bowl at Thomas College. Seniors will receive invitations for 46th Maine Soccer Coaches All-Star Banquet.
November 15th – 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 18th – Invitations to the 46th Maine Soccer Coaches All-Star Banquet are emailed to Coaches and All-Stars.
December 5th– 46th Maine Soccer Coaches All-Star Banquet at the Anna Shrine Temple on Broadway Avenue in Bangor. Boy’s Banquet begins at 12 Noon with registration starting at 11:00. Girl’s Banquet will follow at 3:30 with registration beginning at 2:30.
*May move the 10/22 game to 10/23 and the 10/29 game to 10/30 by mutual agreement.
^Potential SAT conflict.