Koach Karl Dewazien, who served as CYSA/Cal North State Director of Coaching for more than thirty-four years, was elected to the Cal North Hall of Fame. Koach Karl’s coaching philosophy and style benefited generations of soccer players, not only in Cal North, but throughout the United States and abroad.
Karl’s tireless drive to improve the coaching education platform for coaches across the country included working as CYSA/Cal North State Director of Coaching, Author and Publisher of the FUNdamental Soccer Book/DVD Series, as well as co-chairing the US Youth Soccer Coaching Committee.
Cal North Executive Director Dave Mann said “Karl Dewazien was one of the pioneers at the California Youth Soccer Association; his Kids First approach was and continues to be our motto. We appreciate his dedication, commitment and service to generations of kids. He made the difference at CYSA/Cal North and in youth soccer. I am personally very excited to see him inducted into the Cal North Hall of Fame. Congratulations Koach Karl.”
Please join us at the Cal North Hall of Fame dinner Feb. 22, 2014 at the Oakland Marriott Convention Center to honor Koach Karl and offer your sincere congratulations. To purchase tickets for the Hall of Fame dinner click here.
About the California Youth Soccer Association – Cal North is the largest state organization within the US Youth Soccer Association. Cal North registers more than 180,000 players annually, ages 5 to 19, and over 35,000 administrators, coaches and volunteers in 130 + member leagues of registration. Cal North is dedicated to assisting parents in developing youth as individuals and not just soccer players in a fun, safe and healthy environment for players at every level of the game. For more information, visit www.calnorth.org.