As of today, 08/14/2020, all MDSA teams are permitted to progress to Phase 2 of our Return To Play phases.


  • Small Group Training introduced
  • Max 12/group (min. 2 coaches/volunteers) 
  • Max 2 groups per full-size field.
  • Coaches and Volunteers wear masks at all times.
  • Players wear masks before and after sessions.
  • Maximum of 4v4 scrimmages within the same small group (no cross group scrimmages)
  • Minimal physical contact.
  • Equipment (including cleats, balls, goals, training sticks, etc) must be sanitized by an adult volunteer at the start and end of each session.
  • Staggered practice times.

Cal North Updates

For Elite teams who participate in Cal North leagues, the guidance is to prepare for a regular fall season which begins on September 12, 2020.