Preseason Checklist for Soccer Coaches


Everything you need to know on MaxPreps for the 2017 soccer season.

Most of these updates are done within your team’s coach admin. If you need help accessing your admin, follow our instructions here.

1Update Your Roster

From your coach admin account:

  • Click on Roster and select Athletes  
  • If your roster is posted - It is most likely the roster was emailed or faxed over for input 
  • If your roster is not posted - click on  and begin adding your team


2. Update Your Schedule

From your coach admin account:

  • Go to Calendar and select Games
  • Verify that your schedule is up to date - note, when an opponent schedules a game vs. your team, that game will reflect on your schedule and vise versa. 
  • If your schedule is not posted - click on  and begin adding your schedule


3. Verify Your League & Division

During the off season, we do our best to track updated league and division alignments. To verify your league and division go to  and select either option.

If you make any corrections, please note each alignment will go through a 24 hour approval process.


4. Download A Stat App

Finding a stat program can be stressful. We’ve partnered with 4 stat apps for soccer.  You can check out which of these stat apps you think will benefit you and your team. If you don’t wish to utilize a stat program you are able to enter in the stats manually


5Download the Teams app

If you were using MaxMessenger as a means of communication with your athletes, we have discontinued this feature, BUT don’t get discouraged. We have something even better launching soon. There’s so much you can do with the Teams app, including communication with not only your athletes but parents. The Teams app is free for all members of MaxPreps. If you’re not already a member hurry and register today! Below are some of the cool features within the app. Hurry and sign up to get notified.

  • Direct or group messaging to staff, athletes and parents
  • Engage in two-way conversations
  • Communicate with parents and athletes from the app
  • Send photos, videos or file attachments
  • See “received” and “seen” confirmations on your messages


6Have a Great Season! 

It's as simple as that. Once you have gone through this basic team checklist, you will be all set-up on MaxPreps. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out to our support team at any time.

Good luck this season!

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