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AYSO Region 12 South Torrance

Travel Team - Select


AYSO Region 12 has a desire to provide a longer season and more opportunities for greater player development for our top, elite and most skilled players.

  • In each division coaches recommend the top number of players from their core team.

  • Coaches discuss expectations and nominations with parents to ensure commitment.

    • Talking points provided to coaches

  • Coaches identify positions for identified players.

  • Coaches submit player names to Division Coordinator (DC) with justification

  • Travel Team Selection Committee to help finalize list.

    • Committee reviews submissions by observing players on the field.

    • Committee makes additional recommendations or subtractions from list.

    • Committee consists of DC, Coach Admin, another coach in a different division and Challenger coach.

  • Committee narrows list to max tournament roster for that division plus an additional 2-5 players.

  • Coaches provided Travel Team Coach Application at Coach Meeting

  • Coach submits application to Travel Team Coach Application Committee by mid September.

    • Committee consists of 5 individuals:

      • Regional Commissioner

      • Division Coordinator

      • Coach Administrator

      • Referee Administrator

      • DC of one level up*

*If DC of level up is not available may be replaced by CVPA (1st) or DC of level down (2nd)

  • Coaches notified after 1st Board Meeting in October of selection or non-selection

  • Player Selection Committee works with coach to submit final roster.

  • Players selected and notified by mid October

  • After team formed, assistant coach, team manager, and team parent to be board approved.

  • Travel Team expectations to include commitment from selection in mid-October through June.

  • Tournament expectations

    • Torrance Turkey Tournament

    • Torrance Christmas Classic

    • Spring Select League

    • Torrance Founders Day

    • Torrance Armed Forces Day

    • Two additional Tournaments including one in June.

  • The AYSO Region 12 Board has the final say in all matters related to player and coach selection and participation of both before, during and after the season.  

  • Region 12 to set up and administer payment for Travel Team with payment plan option.

  • Estimated total initial cost of $600 to include

    • 7 tournaments @ $70.00 each, uniform, and jacket.

    • Player families responsible for any additional costs including tournament fees.

    • Player families to be refunded any unused costs/fees including referee deposits.

      Coach Application

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AYSO Region 12 South Torrance

PO Box 10437 
Torrance, California 90505

Email Us: [email protected]
Phone : 310-997-0227
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