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Western States Championships



AYSO

WESTERN STATES

CHAMPIONSHIPS

March 16th & 17th, 2024

Lake Forest Sports Park


Tournament Schedule

What is Western State Championships

Bringing together AYSO teams from California, Nevada, Oregon and Washington states for the next step in sporting competition and celebrating the AYSO team experience.

Team Check-In

All teams must check in at least 60 minutes before their first match. Coaches should come to the team check in tent on the east side of the snack bar with the following items.
  • RC approved and signed official roster (only Official Tournament Rosters generated from Affinity Sports will be accepted)
  • Coach & Assistant Coach photo ID Cards (must be MY23 issued ID card)
  • Player Medical Release Forms
  • Player photo ID Cards (must be MY23 issued ID card)

** All paperwork/forms must be original hard copies. **
** Electronic or digital versions are not allowed. **

LAKE FOREST SPORTS PARK FIELD REMINDERS

Please note:
  • Chairs, tents, benches, umbrellas, etc. are NOT allowed on the synthetic turf fields.
  • All food (including nuts, seeds, gum) and beverages, other than water, are prohibited on the synthetic turf fields.
  • Per the city's request, parents and spectators should remain OFF the synthetic turf fields. Only players and coaches are allowed on the fields.
  • Pets (i.e. dogs) are NOT allowed at AYSO games/events (per AYSO National Office).

General Information

Age
Group
Max
Roster
Min
Play
Time
Match Min
Players
Half Ball
Size
HeadingKeeper
Punt
Build
Out
Line
10U 10 50% 7v7 5 25 (x2) 4 NoNoYes
12U 12 50% 9v9 6 30 (x2) 4 No Allowed No
14U 15 50% 11v11 7 35 (x2) 5 AllowedAllowedNo

COACH NOTES:
  • All Coaches & Assistant Coaches MUST have a current fall season Region or Area issued, Coach Photo ID Card.
  • Coach & Assistant Coach ID cards must be worn and remain visible at all times during each match.
  • Coaches are required to have in their possession, AT ALL TIMES, copies of each players medical release form.
  • If uniform color conflicts, home team to change uniform color.
  • Standard Coin Toss.
  • All matches must have a winner. If tied at the end of the 4th quarter, winner to be determined by Penalty Kicks.
  • Game cards will be collected and reviewed by Tournament Staff.
  • Pets (i.e. dogs) are not allowed at AYSO games or practices.
REFEREE NOTES:
  • Referees must perform a player and field safety check before each match.
  • Coach & Assistant Coach ID Cards are REQUIRED. ID Cards must be worn and remain visible at all times.
  • If uniform color conflicts, home team to change uniform color.
  • Standard Coin Toss.
  • All matches must have a winner. If tied at the end of the 4th quarter, winner to be determined by Penalty Kicks.
  • All game cards will be collected by the onsite Tournament Staff. 
  • All matches must be officiated by 'neutral' referees. Parents and siblings SHOULD NOT referee their own child's match.
  • Coaches & Assistant Coaches MAY NOT referee matches within their respected division (regardless of flight).
  • Pets (i.e. dogs) are not allowed at AYSO games or practices.

Field Map

Lake Forest Sports Park

The 86-acre Sports Park and Recreation Center opened in November 2014, and is one of the largest sports park in Orange County with 57 acres devoted to sports fields and a multi-functional recreational center.

In addition to hosting the Lake Forest Cup Tournament, the Lake Forest Sports Park continues to host both Area and Section tournaments and events. In 2015 and 2019, the Western States Championships were held at the Lake Forest Sports Park.




Western States

Contact Information

Contacts:

Tournament Director - [email protected]
Referee Admin. - [email protected]

Venue Information

The Lake Forest Sports Park
28000 Rancho Parkway
Lake Forest, CA 92630

Additional Lake Forest Sports Park Information

Important Documents

Reminder: Pet Policy

Please be aware that pets are NOT allowed at School fields - AT ANY TIME. The presence of pets at any school field, will lead to the revoking of our permits.

While some cities do allow leashed pets at city parks, they are NEVER allowed at the field during a practice or game.

For the safety of ALL our players and volunteers - please leave your pets at home.

AYSO is obligated to observe and respect existing regulations and laws regarding the presence of service animals at our fields. Service animals are defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) as only dogs or miniature horses that have been trained to do work or perform tasks for the benefit of an individual with a disability. Other animals, whether wild or domestic, do not qualify as service animals.

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