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Tryouts

COMPETITIVE TEAM TRYOUTS

Birth Years 2008-2011: Tryouts for these age groups are now complete.  If you have any questions, please contact Phil Shuttleworth, Director of Younger Teams, at phils@encinitasexpress.org


There are 2 tryout sessions for each age group.  Please make sure to attend ALL sessions.  Thank you!

2006 - 2014 TRYOUT SCHEDULE

Gender Birth Year # Day Time Location
BOYS 2014 1 Monday, January 13 3:30-4:45 Calle Barcelona
BOYS 2014 2 Wednesday, January 15 3:30-4:45 Calle Barcelona
GIRLS 2014 1 Monday, January 13 3:30-4:45 Calle Barcelona
GIRLS 2014 2 Wednesday, January 15 3:30-4:45 Calle Barcelona
BOYS 2013 1 Monday, January 13 3:30-4:45 Calle Barcelona
BOYS 2013 2 Wednesday, January 15 3:30-4:45 Calle Barcelona
GIRLS 2013 1 Monday, January 13 3:30-4:45 Calle Barcelona
GIRLS 2013 2 Wednesday, January 15 3:30-4:45 Calle Barcelona
BOYS 2012 1 Monday, January 13 3:30-4:45 Calle Barcelona
BOYS 2012 2 Wednesday, January 15 3:30-4:45 Calle Barcelona
GIRLS 2012 1 Monday, January 13 3:30-4:45 Calle Barcelona
GIRLS 2012 2 Wednesday, January 15 3:30-4:45 Calle Barcelona
BOYS 2007 1 Saturday, January 11 3:30-5:00 Leo Mullen
BOYS 2007 2 Wednesday, January 15 5:30-7:00 Leo Mullen
GIRLS 2007 1 Saturday, January 11 2:00-3:30 Leo Mullen
GIRLS 2007 2 Wednesday, January 15 4:00-5:30 Leo Mullen
BOYS 2006 1 Monday, January 13 5:30-7:00 Leo Mullen
BOYS 2006 2 Wednesday, January 15 7:00-8:30 Leo Mullen
GIRLS 2006 1 Monday, January 13 4:00-5:30 Leo Mullen
GIRLS 2006 2 Wednesday, January 15 7:00-8:30 Leo Mullen

2002-2005 Tryouts

Tryouts for 2002-2005 competitive teams will take place in April.  Exact dates and times by age group TBD.


Express competitive teams participate in the National Premier League (Southwest), California Regional League, Southern California Developmental Soccer League (SCDSL), San Diego Development Academy (SDDA), and the Presidio League.

Instructions for Tryout Day

  • Please register before coming to tryouts.  Click on the link above to register.
  • Please bring a water bottle and cleats. 
  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to scheduled start time.
  • Please attend all tryout  sessions.

ABOUT EXPRESS

Since 1977, Encinitas Express Soccer has served the communities of Encinitas, South Carlsbad and Cardiff providing quality soccer programs for players ages 5 to 19 years old. We have over 40 teams and 600 players in our competitive program and participate in three different gaming leagues - Presidio, San Diego Development Academy (SDDA) and the Southern California Developmental Soccer League (SCDSL) - in order to provide our teams with optimal developmental opportunities.  All Encinitas Express competitive teams are coached by professional, paid coaches.  Scholarships and financial aid are available on a limited per-team basis.  Please indicate if you are applying for financial assistance on the online Tryout Registration Form.

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