Entree Level Referee Course

Santa Cruz City YSC is holding an Grade 8 (entry-level) referee course with an online, classroom, and field session component. Referees are paid positions, can make $25-$35 per-game, and have a flexible schedule.

• Mon, Apr 13  6:30pm - 7:30pm
• Tue, Apr 14  6:30pm - 9:30pm
• Wed, Apr 15  6:30pm - 9:30pm
• Thu, Apr 16  6:30pm - 9:30pm
• Sun, Apr 19  1:00pm - 5:00pm

Class will be held at Mission Hill Middle School (425 King Street, Santa Cruz). Participants must attend all classroom sessions. Please complete the online portion prior to the first class.

Class fee is $30, due at the first class (checks made out to Santa Cruz City YSC). 

Register online and contact Susie Nowak with any questions.

Spring 2015 Tryouts for Selected Competitive Teams

Several competitive teams have openings on their roster and will be holding tryouts for the upcoming Spring season. 

  1. U12 boys team Sharks 02 blue is looking for passionate, soccer loving boys born after July 31 2002, especially committed defenders and goalkeepers. The team plays silver in CYSA and aspires to gold and beyond. Please contact Coach Sam Clarkson or show up to the Fall tryouts (will be U13 boys in Fall).

  2. The newly formed U13 boys team Sharks 01 are looking for six players to bolster their Spring roster. The boys recently came in third at the Fall 2014 District Cup tournament. Tryouts are scheduled for Saturday, February 7th, 2015 2pm-3:30pm at Depot Park. An online signup sheet is at http://goo.gl/nn0U3E
  3. The U12 girls teams Jaws 02 are holding tryouts for Spring on two Saturdays - January 24th 2015 2pm-3:30pm and February 7th, 2015 2pm-3:30pm, both at Depot Park. Tryouts are open and do not require registration. Coaches Marco, Sam and Brooklyn are available for questions.
  4. U15 girls Jaws 99 Premier is looking for strong/motivated player, striving to compete at the highest level, then beyond in a collegiate program. Questions, contact Coach Poul. Spring season tryouts, Saturdays, Jan 24th / Feb 7th 2015, 3:30pm - 5pm at Depot Park (South field).
  5. U13 girls teams Jaws 01 seek players to round out both their teams for Spring. Please come to a fun play day at Depot Park (North field) on Saturday, January 24th 2015 from 3:30pm-5pm. Questions? email Coach Heather.

More teams may be announcing tryouts for Spring 2015 soon. Please see the Tryouts page for those notices.

Sharks 01 at the Fall 2014 District Cup

Sharks 01 at the Fall 2014 District Cup

Note: all teams will hold tryouts in March for the Fall 2015 season. Details will be published as soon as they're finalized.