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Cooper Armstrong Girls Fastpitch Association

Required Meetings

CA Heat Coaches Meeting

Topics include team registration, schedules, training, running practices, game philosophy and more.

When: March 28th, 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Where: Webex information will be provided.


Big West League Coaches Meeting

Each team must send one representative to create the schedule for the season.

When:
April 8th (10U/12U: 6:00PM-8:00PM, 14U/16U: 8:00PM-10:00PM)
Where: Medina Entertainment Center in the ballroom

Creating & Rostering Teams

A new system is being used to manage teams, rosters, leagues and tournaments. Each head coach will need to:

  1. Create a user
  2. Create a team
  3. Join a league
  4. Roster your team

Please see https://www.mnsoftball.com/bwleague for detailed instructions how to do so.

Required Training

The following training/certification must be completed prior to your first team event. Email certification PDFs to [email protected] for our records. 

Code of conduct

Coaches code of conduct: 2021 coaches code of conduct.docx

Background Check

Cost is covered by Cooper Armstrong Girls Fastpitch. Your contact information will be collected and a background check processed prior to the season beginning.

SafeSport Training

URL: https://www.registerusasoftball.com/

If you are creating a new account, use the following information:
      Association = MN - Minnesota
      Group = Minn JO (Youth) - Play
      League = Minnesota Softball

Once logged in, select the SafeSport tab on the bottom of the page and follow the instructions.

 



CDC Heads Up Concussion Training

URL: https://www.train.org/cdctrain/course/1089818/

If you are creating a new account, using the following information to select a group:
  1. Select Prevention & Promotion
    • Click Confirm These Selections and then Continue
  2. Select Not a State Employee
  3. Select Metro
  4. Select Hennepin
  5. Click Confirm These Settings

Next, click your username in the upper-right and select Your Profile from the dropdown.



Missing information is indicated by a warning icon in the navigation panel on the left. Fill in all missing information, click the Save button and then click the Close button.

For organization information:
Organization Name = CA Heat
Division = Age Group (example 12U)
Title = Coach

For Professional Role information:
Select Volunteer

For Professional Setting information:
Select Other and indicate softball field

Click the Pre-Assessment button to begin the course. 





ACE Training (Head coaches only)

URL: https://www.registerusasoftball.com/

If you are creating a new account, use the following information:
      Association = MN - Minnesota
      Group = Minn JO (Youth) - Play
      League = Minnesota Softball

Once logged in, select the ACE Education tab on the bottom of the page and follow the instructions.




Field Status

Open Open

Armstrong High School Varsity Field (11:34 AM | 05/03/21)

Open Open

Cooper High School Softball Fields (11:34 AM | 05/03/21)

Open Open

Lee Park (11:34 AM | 05/03/21)

Open Open

Manor Park (11:34 AM | 05/03/21)

Open Open

Robbinsdale Middle School (11:34 AM | 05/03/21)

Open Open

Sanborn Park (11:34 AM | 05/03/21)

Open Open

Spanjers Park Playfield (11:34 AM | 05/03/21)

Open Open

Sunnyside Park (11:34 AM | 05/03/21)