2. Purposes and Philosophy

The purposes of BAYS are set forth in the Articles of Organization, as they may be amended from time to time.

The philosophy of BAYS is to provide an atmosphere of good sportsmanship to encourage all to compete, learn, and enjoy the game of soccer. In this spirit, all member organizations, BAYS Board of Directors, teams, coaches, managers, players, and spectators shall conduct themselves in a sportsmanlike manner and shall cooperate fully with the letter and the spirit of BAYS rules, Bylaws, policies, and procedures.

BAYS will not discriminate against any individual on the basis of race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or national origin.