The Ebbetts Pass Youth Soccer League administers youth soccer programming on a seasonal basis - Fall - Winter - Spring - Summer - for local children 4 - 19 years of age from Bear Valley, Arnold, Murphys, Angels Camp and Copperopolis. As a part of the Cal North, the California Youth Soccer Association - North (CYSA-N), inlcuding the Cal Soccer League (CCSL) as well as a member of Cal North District VIII, EPYSL provides recreational and competitive playing opportunities both within District VIII and across Northern California. EPSYL has also partnered with the Calaveras Youth Soccer League (CYSA) and the Linden Youth Soccer Association (LYSA) in an interleague playing agreeement to expand the level of play for our Fall recreational program. EPYSL also remains committed to long term coach and player development and is proud to have partnered with the British Challenger League Training Program, the Bear Valley Soccer Camp, US Club, the Cal North Olympic Development Program (ODP) and Postitive Coaching Alliance to promote the advancement of skills and training of our coaches and players.
2013 - 14 Season Overview
EPYSL Fall Rec Season - EPYSL has an exciting year of soccer planned beignning with our Fall rec season, open to all players 4 - 16 years old. Join over 450 other enthusiastic soccer players when fall rec season opens August 1 and continues through mid November. Fall registration begins April 1.
EPYSL-CYSL Calaveras Gold Classic Tournament - November 9 -10, 2013 - The Calaveras Gold Classic is a joint effort between EPYSL and Calaveras Youth Soccer League providing our end of season rec tournament and competive play for our U10 and older divisions. The Calaveras Gold is held over two days, both Saturday and Sunday, the weekend following the end of regular season recreational play. The format is competitive and teams compete head to head to win their respective division through this tournament play. For more information on this tournament including schedules, rules and registration forms see http://www.epysl.org/page/show/250451-tournaments.
EPYSL & Bear Valley Soccer Camp - July 16 - 19, 2013 -EPYSL is proud to have partnered with the Bear Valley Soccer Camp which brings to our local area the highest level of soccer coaching combined with other fun summer activities over a 4 day, 3 night camp for boys and girls ages 9-16. The camp offers both day camp and overnight camp. Summer 2013 features the return of Santa Clara University assistant Head Coach, recruiter and ex-professional player Curtis McAlister and star center halfback Meleana Shim.
EPYSL British Challenger Pre Season League Training Program - August 12 - 16, 2013 - EPYSl is proud to be hosting the British Challenger League Training Program when English trained coaches join our players and coaches for 5 full days of targeted instruction. Included in your fall registration fees, you won't want to miss this exciting week of intensive soccer education open to all registered players ! For more information, see Camps and Traning Programs.
EPYSL Cal Soccer League (CCSL) Competitive Program - Fall, Winter & Spring Programs - Open to all CYSA affiliated competitive soccer teams within the U9 – U19 age groups, CCSL offers Fall, Spring and Winter competitive playing opportunities throughout Northern California. The CCSL Spring program is a developmental period.
EPYSL District VIII "Kaercher" Fall Competitive Program - EPYSL offers competitive opportunities for U9 - U19 concurrent with our Fall rec season for players interested in more competitive play. Players may play competitive or recreational soccer but may not play both during the same season. During the Fall competitive program games are played throughout District VIII.
EPYSL Founder's Cup State Tournament - All U10 and higher divisional rec teams are encouraged to culminate the end of their rec season by attending CYSA's Founder's Cup Tournament in early December. Over 125 rec teams come together each December to test their skills against other Northern California soccer programs in this exciting weekend of soccer. Contact us for more questions.
EPYSL District VIII Winter League - All U10 and higher divisional rec players ages 10 - 19 years of age are encouraged to attend Winter League tryouts this year scheduled tentatively for Sunday, October 20. Winter League is a 6 week extension of our fall rec season and is an opportunity for rec players to participate in a higher level of play throughout District VIII during December, January and February.
EPYSL US Club Program - EPYSL has partnered with the US Club program to offer EPYSL players further competitive playing opportunities through tournament play over the course of the year.
EPYSL Oympic Development Program - The Olympic Development Program (ODP) is a national process for identifying and developing the best youth soccer players. The process promotes players to the U.S. National Teams, which represent the United States in international competition, such as the Youth World Cup and the Olympics. The main ODP objective is to identify, evaluate and train highly talented male and female youth soccer players. As part of this national effort, the CYSA ODP is dedicated to developing the highest level of youth soccer.
Please contact us at http://www.epysl.org/page/show/244608-contact-us with questions.