Coaches Handbook - Frequently Asked Questions

What are all those Acronyms?

FSC Fircrest Soccer Club
Non-profit volunteer organization that sponsors youth soccer teams with approximately 400 players and 50 teams.
UPSC University Place Soccer Club
Neighbor soccer club serving University Place and surrounding communties.
NorTac North Tacoma Soccer Club
Neighbor soccer club serving North Tacoma and surrounding communties.
SPARTA is the Select soccer program offered by NorTac.
PCSA Pierce County Soccer Association
(previously Tacoma-Pierce County Soccer Association)
Pierce County Soccer is FSC's parent organization with 16 soccer clubs and about 10000 players. They sponsor a Fall soccer league (HOME LEAGUE) in which most of FSC's soccer teams compete.
Home League See Pierce County Soccer
SSUL South Sound United League
South Sound United League (SSUL) is comprised of 7 associations in South King and Pierce counties. Its mission is to provide local, like-versus-like competition at an affordable price for recreational and select teams.
WYS Washington Youth Soccer
Washington Youth Soccer establishes the statewide rules and regulations for outdoor youth soccer. WYS oversees competitive play for 15,000 youth soccer teams in Washington with over 132,000 players! WYS also sponsors four statewide tournaments and provides endorsements for dozens of local soccer tournaments.
PCSRA Pierce County Soccer Referees Associaton
The PCSRA serves soccer competitions in Pierce County in Washington State including adult amateur, high school, and youth Leagues. This includes assigning licensed referees, managing schedules, and all activities related to supporting these efforts.