Galveston County Youth Soccer


Hello!! Thank you for visiting our website. The Galveston County Youth Soccer (GCYS) is a member of the Bay Area Youth Soccer Association (BAYSA) and the South Texas Youth Soccer Association (STYSA). All of which are under United States Youth Soccer Association (USYSA), the United States Soccer Federation (USSF), and Federation International de Futbol Association (FIFA).

GCYS is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to develop, promote, and administer the game of soccer among players under 19 years of age in the Galveston County area. The club teaches good sportsmanship, encourages healthy competition, and the development of good soccer skills, in a safe environment. The goal is for all children in the club to have fun learning and playing soccer.

U6 and U8 registration begins March 21st!

Important Coaches Meeting Announcement
Hi coaches, I hope everyone is well: As you know tryouts are coming up quickly, so we have scheduled a MANDATORY coaches meeting for all qualifying thru DIV1 coaches on May 4th from 6:30 to 7:30 pm in the Surf room at the Nessler Center in Texas City.  Please down load a coaching application and turn it in at the meeting DO NOT EMIAL IT. We will be going over the procedures for approving coaches, tryouts and turning in your roster ETC.
Thank you,
GCYS Board
Coaches Application can be downloaded by clicking on this link: coaches application.pdf

Location: Bay Street Park in Texas City
U11 - U13 boys and girls May 13th and 14th 6 - 8 pm
U14+ boys and girls June 8th and 9th 6 - 8 pm

Bring a ball, shin guards, and water!
Sign in at the pavilion to receive your tryout number and head to the fields!

Become a United States Soccer Federation (USSF) Referee
If you are interested in becoming a soccer referee there is a clinic on Saturday, May 16, 2015 in Friendswood, Texas.  To register for the certification class:

1) Go to STSR available clinic at -
2) Select: Never been a USSF Referee Before
3) Register in Referee - Entry Grade 8 hybrid 2015, Clinic # 1S-12-0516-EH8 
Friendswood, TX Sat 5/16/2015

Practices for SHAL (Age groups 8 and 9)/th>
Galveston Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:30 - 5:30 pm Sand Hill Crane Soccer Complex
Santa Fe Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:30 - 6:30 pm R.J. Wollam Elementary School
Texas City Mondays and Wednesdays 5:30 - 6:30 pm Osborne

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Revised March 2, 2015.