OSA Board Of Directors Endorses Implementation Of LTPD Model

VAUGHAN, ON, September 20, 2011 – The Board of Directors of The Ontario Soccer Association (OSA) has unanimously approved the implementation of the Long-Term Player Development (LTPD) model across the province. The Board, comprising District Presidents and representatives from the 21 Districts that make up The OSA, strongly supported the plan at a meeting on more »


Ontario Soccer Association Names Lisa Beatty As Executive Director

VAUGHAN, ON, September 20, 2011 – Ontario Soccer Association President, Ron Smale, announced today that Lisa Beatty has been named Executive Director of The OSA. Beatty earned a Law degree from Osgoode Hall at York University and holds an M.B.A. from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto. She brings more than more »


The OSA Saddened By Passing of John Frow (1920-2011)

The Ontario Soccer Association is saddened to learn of the passing of John Frow. As a player, coach, and administrator, John’s involvement with soccer has covered close to 50 years. He first became involved with the game in 1931 at Maurice Cody School on Belsize Drive in old North Toronto playing centre half for the more »


Toronto Celtic Win 2011 Senior Men’s Ontario Cup

See Shoot-Out & Coaches’ comments below  OSATv TouchLine interviews to follow VAUGHAN, ON – In the last match of the 2011 Ontario Cup Finals played under the lights of the Ontario Soccer Centre’s Turf Field on a cool September evening, Scarborough GS United met Toronto Celtic to decide the Senior Men’s Provincial Champion and book more »


Thunder Bay Chill Win 2011 U17 Boys Tier 2 Ontario Cup

See Coaches’ comments below OSATv TouchLine interviews to follow VAUGHAN, ON – In the second-to-last match of Sunday’s Ontario Cup Finals played under the waning light of a cool September evening on the Ontario Soccer Centre’s Turf Field, the Thunder Bay Chill met the North Mississauga Panthers to decide the Under 17 Boys Tier 2 more »


North York Spartacus Win 2011 U15 Boys Tier 1 Ontario Cup

See Coaches’ comments below OSATv TouchLine interviews to follow VAUGHAN, ON – In the second match of Sunday’s Ontario Cup Finals on the Ontario Soccer Centre’s sun-drenched but cooling turf field, the North York Spartacus met the Ajax Thunder 1996 to decide the U15 Boys Tier 1 Provincial Champion. Both sides hit the turf running more »


Quinte West Rock Win 2011 Ontario Special Olympics

See Coaches’ comments below VAUGHAN, ON – The Special Olympics division of the Ontario Cup kicked-off Sunday morning with round-robin matches followed by the Gold Medal and Bronze Medal Finals. Round 1 Windsor Caboto Specials 0-1 Quinte West Rock Welland Wildcats 1-3 Windsor ICHA Spirit Round 2 Windsor ICHA Spirit 1-4 Quinte West Rock Windsor more »


Erin Mills Eagles Win 2011 U12 Girls Ontario Cup

See Shoot-Out & Coaches’ comments below OSATv TouchLine interviews to follow VAUGHAN, ON – In the first match of the last Ontario Cup weekend on another sun-drenched and warm Fall day, the Niagara United Chaos met the Erin Mills Eagles A in the Under 12 Girls Division Final. Both teams came to the field ready more »


London White Eagles Win Classics Championship

See Shoot-Out & Coaches’ comments below VAUGHAN, ON – In the last match of the day, the London White Eagles squared off against Acton Villa as cool Fall temperatures settled on the Ontario Soccer Centre Turf Field under the lights. The teams for the Classics Over-35 Women’s Final booked their ticket for this game three more »


Whitby Iroquois Win 2011 U16 Boys Tier 2 Ontario Cup

See Coaches’ comments below OSATv TouchLine interviews to follow VAUGHAN, ON – In the fourth match of the last Ontario Cup weekend, the East York Dragans met the Whitby Iroquois in the Under 16 Boys Tier 2 Division Final. The Whitby Iroquois took to the field looking to follow the example of their Under 15 more »