Advanced Teams



Advanced Team soccer is a program for enthusiastic players who are willing and capable of competing at a higher level. Advanced Teams are formed by open tryouts in age groups from Under-9 Development to Under-19 and includes nearly 325 players each season. The Advanced Team season runs September to November. Teams typically practice 2 times per week and most teams start practices in July.

Tryouts are held in February and March.  If you are interested in getting information regarding the SV/SLV Soccer Club competitive soccer program, please contact or


Registration:  $205 for 2018

Uniform: approximately $100-all new uniforms this year

Team costs: varies between $100-$250 depending on tournaments, equipment needs, special coaching such as goalkeeper training, etc.

Some age groups use paid trainers to supplement player skills.  A conversation with your head coach should include potential costs for trainers.

For Fall 2018, the girls 2001/2002 age group is utilizing a paid coach.  This will add additional fees.  Please contact the head coach, team manager or for more information.

Head coaches for all other teams are volunteer, licensed parents with coaching and playing experience.


  • 8-10 league game season (Sept-Nov); Saturdays and some Sundays
  • Home games (5 games) will be played at Skypark or other Scotts Valley/San Lorenzo Valley fields. Away games (5 games) will be played in Santa Cruz County or the greater Bay Area.
  • Tournament play (1 or 2 per season)
  • Practices 2x per week.


Playing age is now determined by birth year.


Season 2018-2019
Birth Year
2010 U9
2009 U10
2008 U11
2007 U12
2006 U13
2005 U14
2004 U15
2003 U16
2002 U17
2001 U18
2000 U19


Advanced Team/Competition Program Rules Team Store

Sponsor a Team

It takes a community to run our soccer club. In addition to player fees, we depend on local businesses and individuals to support our non-profit organization. By sponsoring a team you will help purchase needed equipment, help pay fees for field use, and help provide scholarships for players in need. Sponsorship is also a great way to advertise for your business. Click here for sponsorship information.


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