Celebration of Life for Jose Valdez
NMYSA is saddened by the loss of Jose Valdez, who succumbed to a heart attack January 29, 2017. Jose was a father to four children, three of whom are NMYSA soccer players. Please keep the Valdez family in your thoughts as they mourn their loss. For the GoFundMe and Obituary pages, read more<<.
NATIONAL Volunteer of the Year!
Please help us congratulate the NMYSA 2016 Volunteer of the Year Johnny Montoya who has been selected as the US Youth Soccer NATIONAL Volunteer of the Year as well as the Region IV Volunteer of the Year. Congratulations Johnny! Read more<<.
Congratulations to Aaron Herrera
Former New Mexico Youth Soccer Association ODP player and current University of New Mexico player, Aaron Herrera, is named to the US Soccer International Camp roster for the Under 20 Men's National Team, by USSF U20 Head Coach Tab Ramos. Read more<<.
National Soccer Coaches Association Takes Concussion Safety Head On
The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) has released the first interactive online course developed to educate soccer coaches on how to teach safer heading techniques. Go to the course.