Fall 2015 Schedules Posted

The schedules for the Fall 2015 have been posted on the Fall Schedules page.  Changes are still being made to the schedules so please make sure to check back often.

New Field Additions for AYSO Region 253!!

New Field NoticeAYSO Region 253 is very happythat we will have some of our new fields available for use this fall season!  The fields are part of the McKay-Petrie Sports complex.  Please visit the Fields page for a detailed map of the fields!

AYSO Region 253 Home Fields

Fall 2015 Referee Training Dates at Friends University

Here is the schedule for the referee training for this Fall 2015 Season. We are always looking for more certified referees and this training will get you certified.  The training is 100% free of charge.

They all take place at Friends University at the Olive White Garvey building at Maple and Bonn.

Referee Training August 28 and August 29

Youth (U-8):

  • Saturday, 9:30 am to 2:00 pm. Lunch provided.


  • Saturday, 9:30 am to 5:00 pm. Lunch provided.


  • Friday, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm AND Saturday, 9:30 am to 4:00 pm. Lunch provided.

2015 AYSO Coach Fall Training at Friends University


Friends University Campus Wichita, KS
Enter on South Side – Maple and Bonn Street (See Map at the End of the Post)

Friday – August 28


  • U-5/6: 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
  • U-8: 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
  • Intermediate Coach (Part 1 of 3) classroom: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Saturday – August 29


  • U-5/6: 9:00 AM– 11:30 AM (Repeat)
  • U-8: 9:00 AM– 11:30 AM (Repeat)
  • U-10: 9:00 AM– 11:00 PM – PLUS FIELD WORK
    U-10 Coach – FIELD WORK ONLY – 11:15 AM – 12:45 PM (must sign up on roster to get credit)
  • U-12: 9:00 AM– 2:30 PM
  • Intermediate Coach (Part 2 classroom and test) : 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Part 3, Field Work, will be given Saturday September 12 by US Soccer Hall of Fame member Rick Davis (confirmation pending). Certification in Intermediate Coaching will require completion of classroom, test, and fieldwork.

Friday September 11

  • ADVANCED COACH (Part 1 classroom and test) 6:00PM – 10:00PM

Saturday September 12

  • Advanced Coach and Intermediate Coach (field work) 8:00AM – 6:00PM

Contact Information: Nyles Davis, 721-3293 or sndavis16@cox.net

Friends AYSO Map

Important Dates for the Fall 2015 Season

Here are some important dates for our soccer families to know about.  These include registration events, training and the start of the soccer season.

Registration Dates

Thursday, August 6th, 5:30pm – 7:30pm, location Lifepoint Church in Valley Center

Saturday, August 15th, 9:00am – 1:00pm, location Lifepoint Church in Valley Center

Other Dates

Coach and Referee training, August 28th and 29th – Intermediate Coach will be offered then as well

Start of Fall Season – Sept. 19th

End of Fall Season – Nov. 7th

Practices start – August 30th

Coach Meeting – August 20th, TBD

Regional Board Positions Available

Are you interested in promoting the sport of youth soccer and having a great time doing it?  Do you have a little extra time to help make sure your child has a fun and safe experience playing soccer?  Are you interested in helping to grow your local AYSO Region?  Have you always wanted to help your child’s soccer team but don’t have any soccer experience?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, you are in luck!  AYSO Region 253 is currently recruiting for new regional board members to join our team!  No experience is necessary.  We will train you for everything you need to know.

We are always looking for new members for every position, but are currently actively seeking for the following:

  • Assistant Regional Commissioner
  • Field Coordinators (Help painting lines and getting the fields ready)
  • Safety Director

Don’t see a position listed that you are interested in but still want to be involved?  Just let us know!  It’s important for all AYSO families to remember that the AYSO organization is completely 100% volunteer driven.  From the Regional Board Members to the Coaches and Referees, all of these people volunteer their time to make sure all of our kids have a safe and fun time playing soccer.There are lots of ways volunteers can get involved.

It’s AYSO Soccer Time!!!

On-line Registration

On-line Registration is now available for Region 253.

Go to www.eayso.org, sign up, e-sign, mail forms and payment to:

AYSO 253
PO Box 507
Valley Center KS 67147

In Person Registration Events

Thursday, August 6th, 5:30pm – 7:30pm, location Lifepoint Church in Valley Center

Saturday, August 15th, 9:00am – 1:00pm, location Lifepoint Church in Valley Center

2015-2016 Season Fees

Before or on August 15th the fees will be $90 (sign up early!)

After August 15th fees will be $100 (sign up early!)

Additional siblings will get a $10 discount

Reduced lunch fee will be $60, for reduced lunch fee you have to show proof of qualifying for reduced lunch.

Spring 2015 Schedules Posted

The Spring 2015 schedules have been posted to the website.  You can find a link to them on the right side of the page.  Remember, the first games of the season are this weekend!!!  Look forward to seeing everyone there.

AYSO Soccer Camps Coming to Wichita!


Camp Details

Date: June 8 – June 12
Region 208 Fields
1700 N Ridge Road
Wichita KS

Camp Includes

  • Professional coaching each day
  • Age appropriate coaching curriculum
  • Camp T-Shirt
  • Personal evaluations
  • Limited ratios of coaches to players
  • Education meets enjoyment!

Click the link below for more details on the times and costs of the sessions as well as to register.

AYSO Soccer Camp



Discount Savings this Saturday, Feb. 14 at both Wichita locations

Dick’s Sporting Goods is hosting the AYSO shop day this Saturday, 2/14/15.  This means our parents and friends can get an extra 20% discount for in-store purchases at both east and west locations this Saturday. In order to be eligible for this extra discount, please click on the link below to show the coupon.  Print the coupon and take it to the Dick’s Sporting Goods location!

Dick’s Sporting Goods Coupon