COVID 19 Udated Info (as of March 20, 2020)
As of today, March 20, please see the following updates due to the additional week of ECISD campus closures:
· The Spring 2020 season will be postponed until April 18.
· The 2020 West Texas Blowout tournament will be cancelled.
· The FREE OSA Technical Sessions will be cancelled thru April 3.
· No team is allowed to practice or train thru April 3.
The City of Odessa has informed OSA that any team found to be practicing or training at any City park, during this field closure time, will be suspended from using any City park for a minimum of 1 year.
With the continuing concerns about the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, we wanted to provide you with an update on the actions we are taking in response to this far reaching event.
OSA will continue to work with and take guidance from the relevant authorities as we continue to evaluate the situation, but, as each of you are aware, the above plan may have to be changed depending on the advancement of the virus.
This an ever evolving issue for each of us, but, for now, we do plan to get a full soccer season in once this issue has been rectified, but, again, this plan could change depending on the advancement of the virus.
Additionally, the City of Odessa Parks and Recreation Department has closed all parks per the email listed from the City below which also states that no activities of any kind can be held at any City park or any City facility.
Due to the threat of COVID-19, recommendations by the CDC and in the best interests for the safety, health and well-being of the citizens of Odessa and Ector County, effective immediately:
City of Odessa Parks and Recreation Department Sports Facilities will be closed until further notice. Therefore, organized sport practice/ play will not be allowed on any City of Odessa Park and Recreation Department Park/ Sports Facilities.
Note: We will be closing all Park-site restrooms including the restrooms located at the Sports Facilities.
We will be monitoring this matter closely and will keep you informed of any changes.
If you have any questions, please contact me.
Director of Parks and Recreation
City of Odessa
Please be aware of the following Best Practices as each of us continue to deal with the COVID-19 virus:
Best Practices for Health:
There is currently no vaccine to prevent the Coronavirus. The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed. Everyday preventive actions should be taken:
Additionally, there are a number of different resources and communications from the CDC regarding the Coronavirus that you can watch HERE.
Our primary commitment and focus at all times is the health and safety of our West Texas Soccer family.
May the Good Lord be with us all!!!
Spring 2020 Coaches Meeting
The Spring 2020 OSA Coaches meeting will be held on Monday, March 2, at 6:30 pm at the Chapel at Crossroads Church in Odessa on Billy Hext and HWY 191.
Head Coaches, Asst Coaches and Team Managers are invited to the coaches meeting and each team must be represented by at least one of these as info regarding the upcoming season will be presented. Also, team rosters will be handed out to each team at the end of the meeting so that each coach will be contacting all players after the meeting on March 2.
See the map below for the exact location of the Chapel on the Crossroads Church campus.
Spring 2020 Season Registration
Use this link for player registration
Use this link for coaches registration
Use this link for managers registration
Early Sign Up
Nov 1st - Nov 30th U5 $55.00 U6 - UP $65.00
Regular Sign Up
Dec 1st - Jan 26th U5 $70.00 U6 - UP $80.00
NO LATE SIGN-UP NO SPECIAL REQUESTS NO REFUNDS
Season Dates - March 21 through May 16, 2020
New players must turn in their birth certificate by 1/26/2020
ALL players must turn in a 2020 Smart Parent Certificate by 1/26/2020
SMART PARENT LINKS shown below
Player must be 4 years of age by March 1, 2020
Debit or Credit Card - Must Sign-up Online
Cash only - Must come in the office to sign up
2651 JBS Parkway, Bldg 4, Suite B
Important: GotSoccer does not work well on phones or tablets. Don't risk your registration being incomplete!
Smart Parent Links