As we have played our 1st and 2nd rounds in the CIS (Combined Independent Schools) Cup, I can let you know that both games were won by our CCSC college team. The players have been fantastic in both matches against Hunter Valley Grammar School and Bishop Tyrrell Anglican College. Our kids played a … [Read more...] about CIS Cup Update
It's been a while since sharing my thoughts about youth engagement in football. Recently I came across an interesting podcast, explaining the approach of a small nation rising to the top of the international football stage. It's always interesting hearing about approaches that work. I hope you … [Read more...] about Has Belgium discovered the secret to international football success?
A little over five weeks ago I packed my bags alongside my dad ready for the experience of a lifetime. We headed to the USA, England and Sweden searching for the best pathway to achieve my dream of becoming a professional footballer and to establish connections that would benefit me and the students … [Read more...] about Dream Big
Yes you read correctly… On the 15th of October on the “main pitch” in Kariong, two heavyweights of international football lined up side by side and shook hands with their opponents and the referee before singing their respective national anthems with the pride that often brings players and fans … [Read more...] about ‘International’ football match played at Central Coast Sports College!
Training begins with Dan Barrett as the Mariners Women’s Premier League Head Coach overseeing the elite performance phase of female football at the club. The first training run took place at the Central Coast Sports College last night. Barrett says: “The women’s game here on the Central Coast has … [Read more...] about Training with Dan Barrett
This blog is about the Grand Final of the U-12's on the 2nd of September against Terrigal. IFS has been improving well over the season and was up for the challenge against the team to beat. Terrigal was undefeated in the season and made the final due to an extra time penalty against us. We were … [Read more...] about Grand Final at Central Coast Stadium