March 3, 2023
etrainu, alongside US Youth Soccer welcome Tennessee State Soccer Association (TSSA), who have joined the USYS University.
The US Youth Soccer University is the first-ever gathering of educational resources designed to educate members on a multitude of subjects so they can perform better on and off the field of play.
TSSA are currently implementing their bespoke instance of the University and will onboard coaches, administrators, officials, players and parents over the coming months. Tennessee State Soccer’s vision is to be the Premier state association known for partnerships, promotions and pioneering the next movement of soccer. Through this new partnership with etrainu and the USYS University, Tennessee is pioneering grassroots development, both on and off the field.
Alongside the existing national curriculum, TSSA will utilize the University to offer a number of State specific courses, initially focused on coach development. The combination of the national and State curriculum will create a lasting impact for players, parents, coaches, officials and administrators.
VP Sales & Revenue at etrainu, Cameron O’Riordan said “we’re excited to welcome Tennessee State Soccer Association to the USYS University. Their passion to pioneer and innovate for their community perfectly matches the vision of the University.”
“We are very excited about the opportunities that etrainu and US Youth Soccer University will provide TSSA and our membership in the future,” said Hans Hobson, Chief Operating Officer of the Tennessee State Soccer Association.
TSSA will first welcome club leadership into the University before expanding to coaches and administrators.
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About Tennessee State Soccer Association
The Tennessee State Soccer Association (TSSA) is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) tax exempt corporation. Founded in 1976, TSSA is governed by a Board of Directors that is elected by representatives from our 100+ Member Associations and maintains a State Office in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, with a professional staff. Our vision is: “To be the Premier State Association known for Partnerships, Promotion and Pioneering the next movement of soccer.”
The Tennessee State Soccer Association is part of a much larger soccer community. TSSA is a proud member of the United States Youth Soccer Association (USYSA), United States Adult Soccer Association (USASA), United States Soccer Federation (USSF), and Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA).