Competitive Team Coaches



All coaches REC and comp are strongly encouraged to attend the Double Goal Coach presentation by the Positive Coaching Alliance 

Monday,  September 19, Louden Nelson Multi-Purpose Room, from 7-9 pm.

The Santa Cruz City YSC competitive teams play in the California Youth Soccer Association (CYSA) District 2 league (CCSL) and in tournaments throughout northern California.  As of 2013, CYSA Cal North requires all coaches in their league to hold a minimum of a US Soccer National E license.  The club sponsors coaching courses for the National E license (and the prerequisite National F license, also offered online by US Soccer).

Please contact the competitive team coordinator if you are interested.

Each year all comp team coaches must complete a live scan using the CalNorth Soccer Live Scan Form.

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These permits should be on hand whenever your team is making use of Depot Park: