Darrell Moody
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September 16, 2012
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MOODY: Scheduling snafus hurting soccer

Two weeks into the Division I soccer season, and schools have already had to move two straight weekends of Saturday games.

Ridiculous and absurd are two words that come instantly to mind.

Donnie Nelson, assistant commissioner of the NIAA, said it's a combination of not having enough officials and the pod scheduling of Division 1A. The 1A has its schools go to a site for Friday and Saturday games, and when there are multiple games at one site you need a boatload of officials.

According to Greg Lehman, Carson's first-year soccer coach, there is a meeting Monday which could determine …

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