Arkansas State Soccer Association
Workshops and Meetings
ASSA 2018 Annual General Meeting
The Arkansas State Soccer Association’s Annual General
Meeting will be on Saturday, February 3, 2018 in Little Rock, AR at a time and location still be determined. The keynote speaker will be Charlie Slagle. Charlie is the current President of the United Soccer Coaches (formerly the NSCAA) and the President/CEO of the Tampa Bay United Rowdies Soccer Club. He is a graduate of Davidson College in Davidson, NC, where he played goalkeeper, and he coached the Davidson College Wildcats for 21 years, including leading them to the Final Four in 1992 when he was named National Coach of the Year. Charlie is a recipient of the Bill Jeffries Award and has been inducted into the Davidson College Hall of Fame and the North Carolina Soccer Hall of Fame. He has also served on the NCAA Rules Committee and been the NSCAA Division I College Chairman. Charlie has been instrumental in hosting 14 College Cups throughout his soccer career, and during his 12.5 years as CEO of the Capital Area Soccer League in Raleigh, NC, a club with approximately 9,000 players, he helped build the WakeMed Soccer Park. Charlie has also served as the Executive Director of Colorado Rapids Youth Soccer and acted as a consultant and administrator of the Southern Region Premier League. Arkansas State Soccer Association is very excited to have Charlie serve as our keynote speaker at the 2018 AGM, and we hope our members will coordinate travel plans to join us at the upcoming meeting. Details regarding location and time will be forthcoming.