Rules and Regulations

About NWBSA, nwbsa.org Montvale (3rd-8th grades) is one of 23 member towns that make up the Northwest Bergen Soccer Association. We participate in league play each fall against other NWBSA towns, which includes Allendale, Fair Lawn, Franklin Lakes, Glen Rock, Hasbrouck Heights, Hawthorne, Ho-Ho-Kus/Saddle River, Mahwah, Maywood, Midland Park, North Haledon, Oakland, Paramus, Park Ridge,…

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Safety First and Foremost

Safety is Priority #1 We strictly enforce many important policies to help keep your child safe. Every attempt is made to create teams that are equal in terms of talent & age; and players can’t “play down” (see Division Eligibility above). Coach photos are required 3rd-8th grades for game-day passes, which are required to ensure…

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Volunteers Needed

MAL Soccer is run 100% by volunteers: YOUR program depends on YOUR assistance. Please volunteer as a head or assistant coach. You would need to supply a picture (3rd-8th grades), sign Code of Conduct forms, and take a Rutgers SAFETY Clinic. You also need to take annually the “Heads Up: Concussion in Youth Sports” online…

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Latest Track and Field News

We are pleased to announce that Christie Rossig is back for another year as MAL Track & Field Commissioner/Head Coach! Track & Field has been thriving as an MAL sport for over ten years — thanks to Christie (a long-time Montvale resident and PHHS Track coach) who founded the program when she recognized an overwhelming…

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CPR classes offered by Montvale on April 1st

The Montvale Board of Health in conjunction with Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center are offering free classes to residents 13 years and older. Participants will be charged a fee for the certification ID card.  In an effort to help defray the cost the Board of Health will absorb a portion of the fee.…

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MAL approves aluminum bats for 2019 season

Montvale Athletic League recently renewed their Little League charter for the upcoming season.  Furthermore, in 2018 Little League changed their bat standard from the USSSA BPF 1.15 standard to a USA Baseball standard.  Montvale has been using wooden bats at the Minors and Majors for over 10 years.  This was primarly done to increase the…

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Montvale Athletic League Partners with TeamSnap

The Montvale Athletic League has partnered with TeamSnap to help manage its recreational and travel programs.  Effective immediately, all registrations will be done via teamsnap.com.  This will require all parents to have an account with Teamsnap.  Teamsnap will remember participant information, so after parents enter their child into the system, they will simply select participants from…

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Athletes Code of Conduct

1. Listen to your Coaches – they will help you to learn and have fun! 2. Attend all practices – Work hard to improve your skills 3. Be a Team Player – get along and support your teammates. 4. No cursing – No FIGHTING – No taunting. 5. Learn teamwork, sportsmanship and discipline. 6. Be…

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Track and Field Parent Checklist

Parents should be aware that some parking lots will fill up by 12:15 pm.  Plan to arrive early. The team will warm-up as a group at 12:30 pm on the field with the coaches.  Please, no parents on the field. The team has a tent that will be set up near the finish area and…

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