Spring Select Season Venue
Pacific Coast Soccer League is comprised principally of AYSO Select teams from San Jose to Pacifica and the East Bay. Some high school and Club Teams participate also. The league season runs from early March through end of May. All games are on Sundays and are scheduled anytime from early morning to late afternoon. Half of the games are in Palo Alto and the others are in various Peninsula locations.
Standings are maintained and can be view throughout the season.
Games are refereed and managed in accordance with AYSO rules.
Palo Alto teams must ensure that each player gets at least of 3/4 of the game playing time, including tournament games. This may put out teams at a slight disadvantage at times, but ensures that all players get full participation.
These are registered tournaments sponsored by AYSO Regions.
President's Cup - Cupertino and Saratoga, late February
PHMSA Soccer Festival is an early April weekend tournament produced by the Pleasant Hill-Martinez Soccer Association. Many of our Spring Select teams have been playing this tournament in recent years. There are two games on Saturday and one or more games on Sunday depending on how well you do in your pool. Games are played on fields in Pleasant Hill, Martinez, and Concord. Teams often commute to the Festival.
El Palo Alto tournament for U10, U12, U14 and U16 is hosted by our Spring Select Program and is open to teams from northern California.
Pacifica Fog Classic is an early May tournament.
Concord Cup is a mid-May weekend tournament open to AYSO Select and
CYSA teams from throughout northern California and Nevada. There are two games on Saturday and one on Sunday morning. Top teams play a championship game on Sunday afternoon. Teams commute to the games and some of the teams stay overnight in Concord on Friday and Saturday nights.
Davis World Cup is the premier AYSO-only tournament held in northern California. It is held on Memorial Day weekend. Teams come from throughout northern California, Nevada and occasionally from the Central Valley and Southern California. There are two games on Saturday and two on Sunday. The top teams play quarter-final, semi-final and championship games on Sunday afternoon and on Monday. All the teams stay overnight in Davis or Sacramento.
South Lake Tahoe, Come Up For Air Tournament, late June
Disney Soccer Spring Invitational - July - Florida
Played at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex! in Kissimmee, Florida. Team participation enables travel packages for hotels, events and theme parks. Each team gets a minimum of 3 games.
AYSO National Games
Games are held on even-numbered years. The AYSO National Games brings together teams from all over the United States to share in the diverse soccer culture of the AYSO family. This occasion focuses on competition, sportsmanship, team spirit and making new friends through the activities and events that are offered during this weeklong event in July.
You can read here about the AYSO National Games.
The Games are divided into two flights, matching out Instructional and Elite Programs. Instructional and Elite teams can use the Select Program to sharpen their skills in the runup to the June, National Games.