2017 CMSA Spring League

2017 CMSA SPRING LEAGUE

Boys and Girls:
U8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 & 18 Sunday Leagues

USSF AFFILIATED THRU THE SOCCER ASSOCIATION FOR YOUTH (SAY) & 

THE US CLUB SOCCER NATIONAL YOUTH ORGANIZATION

TO REGISTER FOR THE 2017 SPRING LEAGUE, GO TO THE FORMS SECTION

All inclement weather and field related announcements will be posted on this page and the CMSA Facebook page.

SPRING SCHEDULES HAVE NOW BEEN POSTED.  TEAMS WITH CONFLICTS ARE TO REVIEW THE "FORFEIT AND RESCHEDULE GAME POLECY" (#4) WHICH IS POSTED IN THE FORMS SECTION OF THIS SITE PRIOR TO CONTACTING THEIR DESIGNATED COMMISSIONER. 

CMSA is an open USSF affiliated league through it's membership in SAY & US Club Soccer; and is open to all reciprocating USYSA state affiliates.  MSYSA registered teams requesting participation, will need to purchase additional participation coverage or affiliate through either SAY or US Club Soccer for league play

LEAGUE DAYS and COMPETITIONS

The C.M.S.A Spring League provides separate Boys and Girls competitive divisions that play on Sunday only.

The Spring Season will consists of six (6) games and and an OPTIONAL TOURNAMENT (The Old Line State Classic) scheduled for the weekend of April 29th - 30th). Fees for tournament are posted under the Tournament tab.

The tentative spring schedule is as follows:

Game #1 - 03/26/17

Game#2 - 04/02/17

Game #3 - 04/09/17

Game #4 - 04/23/17

Game #5 - 05/07/17

Game #6 - 05/14/17

Those teams that are placed in odd sized age groups will have a bye during the season.  Their sixth games will be scheduled to be played on 05/21/17.

Those teams which request byes during the season, will also be scheduled to play that game on 05/21/17.

Sunday, 5/28/17 will be used to schedule any weather related cancellation makeup games. 

REGISTRATION DATES

Starts: JANUARY 1, 2017
Ends:     FEBRUARY 19, 2017

 

REGISTRATION FOR THE U16 (DUAL AGE) 15/16 AND U18 (DUAL AGE 17/18) ONLY! HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO SUNDAY EVENING FEBRUARY 26th.

 

REGISTRATION 

Team Registration Fee: $350.00 (For All Age Levels)

Registration Fee after the 02/19/17 Deadline: $450.00

FORFEIT BOND:

  • U8 – U10 @ $200 per team
  • U11 – U18 @ $300 per team

Teams WITHOUT FIELDS for CMSA to schedule a minimum of two (2) games back to back must submit a forfeit bond.  For U8, 9 & 10 the bond is $200.00; for U11 through 18, the bond is $300.00.  The bond will be deposited in the bank, and if not used, it will be refunded at the end of the season, or can be applied to the fall 2017 season. Clubs with more then three teams and NO FIELDS can post a $500.00 bond for all teams entered.  We cannot use your field unless we have the ability to schedule at least a minimum of TWO back to back games at the same location.

 

REFEREE FEES (TOTAL COST FOR 6 GAMES)

Referee fees are to be paid in advance with a separate check by each team.  This should be mailed in with the team's League Applicatiom.

U8, 9, 10 (7v7) $22.50 per team per game X 6 games                                                      (1 referee) = $135.00 
U11, 12   (9v9) $40.00 per team per game X 6 games                                                       (2 referees) = $240.00
U13, 14   (11v11) $52.50 per team per game X 6 games                                                 (2 referees)= $315.00
U15 thru 18 (11v11) $62.50 per team per game X 6 games                                         (2 referees) = $375.00

No referee fees are paid on the field

  

GAME LENGTHS

U8–U10 (7v7) 2x25 min. halves
U11-U12 (9v9) 2x25 min. halves
U13 -U14 (11v11) 2x30 min. halves
U15 -U18 (11v11) 2x35 min. halves

  

ROSTER SIZES (Spring League Roster Only)

7v7 teams may roster 16 players
9v9 teams may roster 18 players
11v11 teams (U13 & U14 age groups) may roster 20 players
11v11 teams (U15 & above) may roster 22 players

   

WEATHER CANCELLATIONS

Inclement weather field closings must be reported by the Host program to the CMSA office prior to 9 AM on game day (or if your field has early AM games scheduled, by 6:30 AM). If a field closing is not reported, the Host program will be responsible for all fees incurred. All announcements will be posted on both the CMSA website and on our Facebook page.
  

ADDITIONAL GENERAL INFORMATION

COACHES MUST REVIEW THEIR SCHEDULES PRIOR TO EACH GAME FOR ANY CHANGES, ADJUSTMENTS OR CANCELLATIONS
COACHES AND TEAMS ARE REQUIRED TO SET UP ON ONE SIDE OF THE FIELD; WITH ALL SPECTATORS SET UP ON THE OPPOSITE SIDE OF THE PLAYING FIELD
  

UPCOMING CMSA SPONSORED EVENTS

  • DECEMBER
    • BAY SOCCER CUP @ DUBURNS
  • JANUARY
    • SOCCER CORNUCOPIA @ DU BURNS
  • APRIL
    • OLD LINE STATE CLASSIC @ HARFORD CO.

For additional Tournament information, visit baltimoresports.net

REPORTING OF SCORES

Report All scores by Monday evening or you will not receive credit for the game. All games count towards the final standings; there are no championships. Please see below for your Age Group Score Coordinator. The Age Group Score Coordinator only handles scores. If you have a question about the league please contact your league commissioners under the “CONTACT” tab on the CMSA website.