Women's Premier Soccer League News

WPSL Conference Call
January 14, 2003
8:00 PM - 9:03 PM

Teams Represented

San Francisco Nighthawks (San Francisco, CA.) - Richard Cross
Sonoran Thunder (Tucson, AZ.) - Mark DeBenedetti
Utah Spiders (Salt Lake City, UT.) - Jamie Schock
Elk Grove Pride (Elk Grove, CA.) - Frank Vellutini
Denver Diamonds (Denver, CO.) - Scott Dedycker
Ajax Southern California (Los Angeles, CA.) - Jeff Thomas
East Bay Power (Orinda, CA.) - Ernesto Silva
Central Valley F.C. Rebels (Modesto, CA.) - Hervi Rualo

Teams Not Represented 
Chico Quest (Chico, CA.) - Ian Stokell
San Diego WFC (San Diego, CA.) - Lu Snyder
California Storm (Sacramento, CA.) - Jerry Zanelli


Scheduling changes requested:

STORM: 6/7/03 and 6/8/03 - Too difficult to travel late night sat. after 7 p.m. game or early morning sun. and compete for 6/8/03 game. Request a change in schedule or permission to have one team compete on Saturday and another compete for Sunday's game.

Decision: Neither Utah or Tucson want to change the schedule. Tucson would be o.k. with allowing a second team play him. League would like to discuss this further at the next meeting when Storm is present.

ELK GROVE, NIGHTHAWKS, STORM - Switch May 3rd Elk Grove game vs. Nighthawks with July 20th game vs. Storm.

Decision: Change is o.k. with Elk Grove, Nighthawks and Storm.

SAN DIEGO VS. DENVER - San Diego does not want to have a double header on May 24th with Denver.

Decision: Ajax agreed to play Denver on May 24th instead of May 25th and Denver agreed to play San Diego on the 24th and the 26th.

 ACTION ITEM: Colette Hanlon to post 2003 schedule.
 ACTION ITEM: Schedule times and locations to be sent in writing to Colette Hanlon by February 1st, 2003.
 ACTION ITEM: Discuss Storm conflict at Las Vegas meeting.



Order forms have been distributed. They need to be filled in ASAP and sent to Colette.

  ACTION ITEM: Order forms that need to be filled out and turned into Colette Hanlon ASAP.
  ACTION ITEM: Discuss relationship with SCORE at Las Vegas meeting.


Applications for Certificates of Insurance should go directly to USASA. The forms are available on the web site.

The Northern California Blues have registered as a Provisional Team. John Richer is the General Manager. We need to include them in our schedule. It will be up to the individual teams to work them in.

  ACTION ITEM: Colette to e-mail representatives with contact information for John Richer.



Meeting adjourned 9:03. Next meeting scheduled for Feb. 15th in Las Vegas during the Silver Mug Tournament. 

Minutes respectfully submitted.

 Colette Hanlon

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