2019 CMSA Spring League

2019 CMSA SPRING LEAGUE

Boys and Girls:

4 v 4 Girls, Boys & Coed

U8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 & 18 Sunday Leagues

ALL TEAMS MUST HAVE A CERTIFIED USSF AFFILIATED ROSTER THRU THE SOCCER ASSOCIATION FOR YOUTH (SAY)  or

 US CLUB SOCCER NATIONAL YOUTH ORGANIZATIONS

TO REGISTER FOR THE 2019 SPRING LEAGUE, GO TO THE FORMS SECTION

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

CMSA is an open USSF affiliated league through it's membership with SAY & US Club Soccer for LEAGUE PLAY.  MSYSA registered teams requesting participation, will need to affiliate through either SAY or US Club Soccer for LEAGUE PLAY. MSYSA teams can purchase additional insurance coverage through SAY for TOURNAMENT PLAY only, or affiliate through US Club Soccer.

LEAGUE DAYS and COMPETITIONS

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

The 2019 Spring Season will consists of six (6) games and two OPTIONAL TOURNAMENT (The Old Line State Classic) scheduled for the weekend of April 27th - 28th), and the Father's Day Soccer Clash on Junne 15th & 16th.  Fees for tournament are posted under the Tournament tab.

The tentative spring schedule is as follows:

Game #1 - 03/31

Game#2 - 04/07

Game #3 - 04/14

Tourn.          04/27 & 28 (Old Line State Classic)

Game #4 - 05/05

Game #5 -  05/12

Game #6 -  05/19

Tourn.            06/15 & 17 (Father's Day Clash)

Those teams that are placed in odd sized age groups will have a bye during the season.  Their sixth games will be scheduled by the league as a double header game 

Those teams which request byes during the season, The league will schedule that game as a double header games, or for a midweek game if fields are availabe. Follow the bye request form instructions.

LEAGUE REGISTRATION DATES

Starts:  JANUARY 1, 2019
Ends:     FEBRUARY 15, 2019

REGISTRATION FOR THE U16 (DUAL AGE 15/16) AND U18 (DUAL AGE 17/18) ONLY! WILL END ON FEB. 28th 

 REGISTRATION FEES

4v4 League Team Registration Fee: $275.00

Team Registration Fee: (For All Other Age Groups) $385.00

Registration Fee after the 02/15/19 Deadline: $485.00 (Not required for the 4v4 program)

FORFEIT BOND:

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

Those teams WITHOUT AVAILBLE 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 2019 season. Clubs with three or more three teams registered in the league with NO FIELDS; will need to post a $500.00 performance 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 & ASSIGNOR FEES (TOTAL COST FOR 6 GAMES)

All teams now have the opition of paying their League & Referee Fees with a Cerdit Card, Debit Card or through a Checking Account.

 Programs/Clubs that want to be pre-Approved to pay for all teams in their Club with one bulk check  will need to contact the office to receive a Program CODE to Register & Pay (check with your Program Chairperson for your payment status.

U7, U8 (4v4) No Referees.  

U8, 9, 10 (7v7) $34.00 per team per game X 6 games                                                      (1 referee) = $204.00 
U11, 12   (9v9) $50.00 per team per game X 6 games                                                       (2 referees) = $300.00
U13, 14   (11v11) $62.50 per team per game X 6 games                                                 (2 referees)= $375.00
U15 thru 18 (11v11) $72.50 per team per game X 6 games                                         (2 referees) = $435.00

No referee fees are paid on the field.

Referee fees are paid in advance when the teams register.

  

GAME LENGTHS

U7-U8 (4v4) 2x20 min. halves

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)

4v4 teams may roster 12 players

7v7 teams may roster 20 players
9v9 teams may roster 20 players
11v11 teams (U13 & U14 age groups) may roster 22 players
11v11 teams (U15 & above) may roster 25 players

All teams need to have a League Roster completed through SAY  or US Club & the roster will need to be Processed & Stamped by a CMSA registrar.

   

WEATHER CANCELLATIONS

Inclement weather field closings must be reported by the Hosting 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 (Home Page) and on our Facebook page.
  

ADDITIONAL GENERAL INFORMATION

COACHES ARE RESPONSIBLE TO 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

  • APRIL 27th & 28th
    • OLD LINE STATE CLASSIC (Jarrettsville, MD) 
  • MAY 24th - 26th 
    • MARYLAND CUP SERIES 
  • JUNE 15th & 16th
    • FATHER'S DAY CLASH (Baltimore, MD)

For additional area tournament information, Visit baltimoresports.net

LEAGUE SCORE REPORTING 

All scores must be reported 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.