Separate Boys and Girls Competitive Leagues for the
U8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 & 18 Age Levels.
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.
The C.M.S.A Spring League provides separate Boys and Girls competitive age divisions that play on SUNDAYS ONLY.
The 2020 Spring Season will consists of six (6) games and The Old Line State Classic (optional ) scheduled for the weekend of May 2nd & 3rd. Fees ans additional Old Line tournament information is available under the Tournament tab.
The tentative spring schedule is as follows:
The league will operate between March 29th and May 24th. All games and make-ups must be completed by the posted end date to be counted in the standings.
Those teams that end up assigned to odd sized age groups will receive a byes during the season. The bye games will need to be scheduled by the teams. The league will no longer schedule these games as double header games.
Those teams that request a Bye during the season, will need to follow the bye request form instructions.
LEAGUE REGISTRATION DATES
Starts: JANUARY 1, 2020
Ends: FEBRUARY 15, 2020
Team Registration Fee: (For All Age Groups) $395.00
The Registration Fee does not include the Referee Fees; which are listed below.
Team Registration Fee after the 02/15/20 Deadline: $495.00.
Those teams WITHOUT AVAILBLE FIELDS for CMSA to schedule a minimum of two (2) games back to back games; 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 2020 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. Teams/Programs that are supplying the league with Fields must complete & submit the Field Allocation Form.
REFEREE & ASSIGNOR FEES (TOTAL COST FOR 6 GAMES)
All teams must pay their League & Referee Fees with a Credit Card, Debit Card or through a Program Checking Account if pre-Approved. The total League & Referee fees are paid as one combined payment.
Programs/Clubs that want to be pre-Approved to pay for all teams in their Club with one bulk Program/Club check will need to contact the office to receive a Program CODE to Register & Pay. Programs/Clubs must have at least (3) teams registering to be given a Payment Code. Coaches need to check with your Program Chairperson for your payment status.
2012 - 2010 (7v7) $34.00 per team per game X 6 games (1 referee) = $204.00
2010, 2009 & 2008 (9v9) $50.00 per team per game X 6 games (2 referees) = $300.00
2008, 2007 & 2006 (11v11) $62.50 per team per game X 6 games (2 referees)= $375.00
2005- 2002 (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 at the time of team registration.
U8–U10 (7v7) 2x25 min. halves
U11-U12 (9v9) 2x25 min. halves
U13 -U14 (11v11) 2x30 min. halves
U15 -U18 (11v11) 2x35 min. halves
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
Players can play for 2 teams provided they are carded through the same affiliate and are playing up in the next age group. They must appear on the other teams League Certified Roster. NO GUEST PLAYERS are allowed for league play.
All teams MUST have a League Roster completed through SAY or US Club. The roster & cards will need to be Processed , Stamped & Laminated by your CMSA registrar.
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, then we need to know 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 between 7:00 & 11:00 am.
COACHES AND MANAGERS ARE RESPONSIBLE TO REVIEW THEIR TEAM'S SCHEDULES PRIOR TO EACH GAME FOR ANY CHANGES, ADJUSTMENTS OR CANCELLATIONS AND NOTIFY THEIR PLAYERS.
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 FACING THEIR TEAM.
For additional area tournament information, Visit baltimoresports.net
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.