Youth Soccer

SYSA Board Openings

Southborough Youth Soccer Association (SYSA) has several Board openings for the upcoming season, for the following positions:

  • Travel Director (Boys and Girls)
  • Equipment Director

Interested Candidates

Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest to SYSA Vice President. The letter of interest should include the following information:

  1. Why the candidate is interested in the position;
  2. Soccer background and experience with SYSA (if any);
  3. Coaching licenses held
  4. Any other relevant information

A sub-committee of the Board will review the letters of interest, and candidates will have an opportunity to meet with the committee either via phone or in person. Following the meetings with all candidates, the subcommittee will make recommendations to the full SYSA Board for a vote. Candidate will be notified of the Board decision prior to the start of the Spring season. Please submit the letters of interest no later than December 15, 2015.

Travel Director (Boys and Girls)

The Travel Director is a member of the Executive Board of Southborough Youth Soccer Association. The Travel Director is responsible for:

  • Ensuring that the boys travel program is conducted in accordance with establish rules, guidelines, and policies of SYSA and BAYS.
  • Maintaining current and establishing new rules, policies, and guidelines for the effective management and operations of the Boys Travel Program.
  • Directing the creation of teams with the Age Group Coordinators and Coaches
  • Make recommendations to SYSA Board regarding team placement within BAYS.
  • Participate in the player evaluation process.
  • Provide guidance to the Age Group Coordinators and coaches.
  • Present, as necessary, at the coaches meeting held before each season.
  • Review the win/loss records of each boys’ team and help facilitate with BAYS a team move when necessary.
  • As a member of the Executive Committee:
    • Attend periodic Board meetings.
    • Attend special Executive Board meetings as necessary.
    • Vote on all of SYSA’s initiatives

Equipment Director

The Equipment Director is a voting member of the SYSA Board. The Equipment Director is responsible for:

  • Maintain inventory, order and distribute equipment and supplies to coaches for in-town and travel program (nets, balls, pinneys, first aid kits, cones and markers).
  • Maintain goals and nets on all town fields associated with SYSA.
  • Serve as a liaison between SYSA and for uniform ordering and number assignment.
  • Maintain uniform roster on website