The Board of Directors of the La Mirada Soccer Association (LMSA) is proud to announce our newest member David Christensen. Dave will be our new Technical Director and will oversee our competitive program (La Mirada FC) and will also be working with both coaches and players from our recreational program in LMSA. Dave has a long proven history of soccer experience as a player, trainer and coach at the high school, college and club soccer level. He is currently the coach of the La Mirada High School Girls Varsity Soccer Team. There he has established an excellent soccer program and an environment of integrity in athletic excellence. Dave has a National USSF ‘C’ License to go along with his Master’s Degree in Physical Education.
We are very excited to have Dave join us and bring all his experience as a player, trainer and coach along with the recent accomplishments at La Mirada High School:
- State Champions – 2016
- CIF SS Champions – 2015, 2016
- Consecutive Suburban League Championships – 2011 – 2017
- CIF Coach of the Year – 2015,2016
Dave will establish high quality standards for our competitive program and recreational program. He will oversee the development of current coaches and players and establish qualifications and standards for new coaches of LMFC. Dave will also be working with our recreational coaches by providing technical and tactical strategies to ensure proper player development.
He will also start the Juniors Soccer Academy program for kids ages 5-7 that are ready for the more advanced development of both technical and tactical skills. He will run a ‘Friday Night Skills’ program for all recreational players to help develop their technical skills. These are just a few of the highlights of all the roles and responsibilities that Dave will have starting this summer.
We look forward to his contributions to LMSA and LMFC and look forward to a bright future that we will all create together.
JUNIORS SOCCER ACADEMY
The La Mirada Soccer Association (LMSA) is starting a new soccer academy program for boys and girls ages 5-7 (born 2010 and 2011). The Juniors Soccer Academy is a program for kids that will focus on the development of their technical and tactical skills in a positive, safe and fun environment. The program is designed to be the next step in your child’s soccer development and a pathway to competitive (‘club”) soccer. The academy will be run by our new Technical Director Dave Christensen and professional coaching staff.
There is going to be tryouts on Saturday June 10th at 1pm at Behringer Park North. Please have your child wear sports attire, soccer shoes, shin guards and bring water. There will be more details about the program posted here on our website very soon.
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G2007 Bronze Central Champions
B2008 Bronze Central Champions
G2008 Bronze Delta Finalist
G2009 Spring Cup Champions
G2005 Bronze South Champions
- No intentional headers during practices or games for birth years 2006-2012.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR THE 2017 SEASON.