Parents of Santa Clara Youth Soccer League Players,
Many of you are aware of the recent arrest of a Santa Clara Sporting Boys Under 12 Class 1 Coach, Ricardo Sanchez, Jr., on suspicion of child molestation charges by the Santa Clara Police Department as seen on MercuryNews.com. The police have informed us that one of the alleged victims is a player within Santa Clara Youth Soccer League. It is and has always been the policy of Santa Clara Youth Soccer League (SCYSL) to provide our players a safe environment to learn and play the game of soccer. SCYSL is deeply concerned by this recent event and is fully cooperating with the Santa Clara Police Department in their on-going investigation. Mr. Sanchez has been placed on suspension pending the results of this external investigation.