Last Updated: October 6, 2015
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"What Your Child Needs to Succeed"
Raising Confident Soccer Athletes Who Win at Sports and Life

by David Benzel, America's Sport Family Coach
A FREE Seminar for PAL Soccer Parents

Thursday, October 8th, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Plantation High School Auditorium

Everyone knows the importance self-esteem plays in reaching one's potential. We also know how fragile self-confidence can be. This workshop addresses the foundations of your child's self- belief and teaches you powerful strategies for helping your child take charge of personal success in every situation.

   Seminar Segments:

  • Your Family is Unique
  • Overcome the Tiger and Helicopter Syndromes
  • Identify Behaviors that Undermine Your Child's Confidence
  • Reprogram the Mental Software for Success
   Seminar Goals:
  • Identify the values that drive behavior in your family
  • Replace excuses with ownership of personal actions
  • Gain the skills to end frustrating defensive conversation
  • Learn how to create the most positive family environment
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Ratings for new players 8 year old and up:  If your children did not play PAL Soccer last season, they must attend ratings on either Tuesday October 6th or Wednesday October 7th, between 6:30pm and 8PM, Pine Island Park.


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PAL Soccer

The PAL recreational soccer program for children ages 4 through 18 runs from mid-November  through mid-February.   Online registration for players previously registered to any PAL Sports go to

In-person registration for new and returning players is at the Central Park gym front desk Monday through 
Friday 8am to 8:30pm, Saturdays from 8am to 4pm..  Players new to the PAL must show a birth certificate.  Plantation residents must show a proof of residency, such as a utility bill. 

Resident: $110.00 (league ages 6, 7, 8, 9, 10-11, 12-13, and high school); $60 (Clinic ages 4 and 5)

Non-Resident: Add $50 to resident fee

Late fee: $25, starting on September 15th. (Starting on October 15th for HS, ages 14-18)

Participation: Maximum of 3 times per week for league ages 6 through high school (two weekday evenings and Saturday morning).  Clinic meets two hours per week, Friday nights (6:30pm to 7:30pm)  and Saturday mornings.  Boys clinic sessions on Saturday are at 9am, 10am, 11am, or noon, girls at 9:30, 10:30, or 11:30.


Referee Information:

If you are a certified referee and would like to officiate PAL Soccer matches, please contact the referee assignor, Scott Tripp, 954-579-6374

Certified referees will not have to attend a re-cert course to get certified for 2015-2016.  On-line re-cert for grade 8 referees is available at

New referees must complete a grade 8 certification course available at  First you will have to take the on-line video course, about 4 hours.  Then you can register for the 10 hour class in any city.  

If you have any questions about certification, please email Scott.