SCYSL Expands Referee Mentor Program

SCYSL is proud to have a great staff managing our referee program that has always designed innovative programs to recruit, train and support one of the best soccer referee programs in Northern...

July Referee Class - Register Now!

Make Some Extra Money This Summer

SCYSL will be hosting a Grade 8 Referee Licensing Clinic on the following dates during July, 2009 (location TBD). The registration cost is $25 (payable by the first evening of class and refunded after...

New Center Referee Training Program Launched

New SCYSL Center Referee Training Program

Program Overview
At SCYSL, we are committed to recruiting and developing referees who can provide a high-level of quality and experience as officials to our...

2010 SCYSL Referee Awards

2010 SCYSL Referee Award Recipients with Bob Sherman/SCYSL Referee Coordinator (behind in white t-shirt)

Five SCYSL Referees received 2010 Referee of the Year Awards from the San Jose Soccer Referee...

2010 US Soccer Federation Rule Changes

 All referees, coaches and players should read the adjustments to US Soccer Rules - posted 7/5/10

Summer Referee Course Aug 2nd-13th - FULL

Class is FULL as of 6/23/2010

SCYSL is offering an entry-level Grade 8 Referee Course this summer for people interested in becoming a referee.  Learning how to referee is a great way to really learn...

FIFA & National Referee Instructors Attend SCYSL Referee Clinic

Attendees at the SCYSL Referee Clinic practice some Assistant Referee mechanics

Veronica Perez/FIFA Assistant Referee, Colin Arblaster/US National Referee, and Ron Marfil/District II Referee Instructor


Referee Clinic Feb. 20th with FIFA & MLS Referees

On February 20th from 1:30-4:00 pm SCYSL will be hosting an an all referee field clinic, “How & When To Break With Play.” This clinic is somewhat different in orientation from many of the clinics...

2009 SCYSL Referee of the Year Awards

Six SCYSL Referees received 2009 Referee of the Year Awards from the SJSRA on December 1, 2009. Awardees include: Jorge Valverde, Elizabeth Zigon, Carlos Hernandez, Angelica Morales-Barajas, Jackie...

New CYSA Guest Player Rule for Class 1 & Class 3 Teams

Abronzino and Delgado Leagues now support guest players per PIM 09-03.  The following refinements and clarifications apply to both Abronzino and Delgado league competitions.

Abronzino and Delgado...

Ask, Tell, Remove - New CYSA-N Policy

All Coaches and Referees Should Read!

Ask, Tell, Remove is a new CYSA-North and District 2 policy and process for all officials to follow relative to the conduct of coaches within the technical area. All SCYSL and Santa Clara Sporting...

2009 US Soccer Referee Directives

The 2009 U.S. Soccer Referee Directives are now available online. They can be found under the Referee Development area on the U.S. Soccer webpage. The ten (10) Directives are provided to assist in the...

2008 SCYSL Annual Referee Awards

Congratulations to all the referees at SCYSL for another great season. We had over 500 games this year, and less than twenty went with empty slots - so thanks to all the referees for stepping up and...




Club Sponsors