Code of Conduct
The BAYS Code of Conduct should be taken very seriously. Your teams should know them, following them, and represent themselves as young athletes during practice, official team activities, and official game play. Follow the Code:
- Play to win.
- Play fair.
- Observe the laws of the game.
- Respect opponents, teammates, referees, officials and spectators.
- Accept defeat with dignity.
- Promote the interests of soccer.
- Reject corruption, drugs, racism, violence and other dangers to our sport. Football's huge popularity sometimes makes it vulnerable to negative outside interests.
- Help others to resist corrupting pressures.
- Denounce those who attempt to discredit our sport.
- Honor those who defend football's good reputation.