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AYSO Region 1079 Red Mountain Serving Mesa and Surrounding Areas

2024 Winter Season Information

 AYSO1079 Winter Co-Ed Rec Season Registration

Registration window was October 1st to December 10th.

Season Details

Winter Season is the start of a new soccer year season.
All Teams are CO-ED for the Winter season.
Season runs from January 3rd to March 7th.
Games will be played on Fridays and/or Saturdays.

Age Groups

Players may be moved up to a higher division based on a request by the parent.
Players CANNOT play down a division.
All players are automatically placed with other players in their age groups.
Please note, this may affect friend requests.
U6 players will have soccer practice before their games.
Other levels will have practice on a separate time from their game days.

**14U, 16U and 19U divisions may be combined for game format this season.**

Friend Requests

Friend Requests are only accepted through the online application.
Friend Requests received after December 1st may not be honored.
FRIEND REQUESTS MUST be entered in the  registration form online during the registration process
 in order to possibly be honored.

Head Coach and Assistant Coach Information

Our organization thrives when we have volunteers.
Head Coaches do have the ability to select the location and times of team practice.
Coaches may sign up to be a HEAD Coach for a maximum of 2 teams.
Coaches may elect to be an ASSISTANT Coach for additional teams.
This will allow other parents the opportunity to coach their own child
and prevent coaches from conflicting game schedules. 

Registration Fees

Player applications must be completed online at
AYSO1079 accepts credit cards online.
Our registration opens in early October and closes on December 10th.
If a player is placed on a waitlist, the players with parents that are
willing to coach are given priority in the process.
We are always looking for coaches and the more we have the more teams we can form. 

National $20 AYSO fee is nonrefundable.

League Fees
 6U -TBD
8U & 10U - TBD
12U, 14U, 16U &19U  -TBD

Late fee:
after December 1st - +$10 


If your child(ren) did not previously PLAYSOCCER with AYSO 1079 in the last season, a birth certificate is required at time of registration (upload during application process).

*Registration includes a jersey, shorts, socks, trophy or medal, City of Mesa field fees and insurance*


The $25 National Membership fee is not refundable at any time.

There are no refunds for the remaining fees EXCEPT:
1. The region is unable to place a child on a team.
2. Relocation of child.
3. Injury or illness of a child.
If one of the above conditions is true: 
  • 100% of this remaining fee can be refunded prior to December 1st
  • 50% of the remaining fee can be refunded between December 1st and December 31.
  • After December 31st there are no refunds.

We are looking for volunteers to Coach/Referee, so that all players will have the opportunity to play! 
Coach and Referee Clinics are posted on the Calendar and on AYSO 1079 Facebook.
Please indicate where you are willing to volunteer on your child’s application or contact us at: [email protected]. 

 Registration FAQ

Can my child play soccer in Region 1079?

We accept any and all children possible from age 4 through 18 as of December 31st, 2025.

Since we are a 100% volunteer region we have a limited number of players we can accept. The more coaches that we have sign up the better the chance that everyone plays. 

We do our best to allow as many children as possible, but that can only happen with your help.

We always need additional coaches and referees for each season. The more assistance offered, the more children that can play in a fun, fair, and safe environment. Please sign up to be a referee or coach.

We offer comprehensive training for beginning coaches and referees. We provide you with the basic knowledge to held develop soccer skills and about the laws of the game. All we ask from you is a small time commitment. See the Calendar and Events Page about classes offered and the times and dates.

What is included with the fees to play soccer in Region 1079?

Registration fees cover the uniform (jersey, socks and shorts), trophy, player insurance, a subscription to National "Soccer Now" magazine, and also registers each child with our national office as well as field cost, light cost, referee training, field supplies, City of Mesa fees, etc...

What should we (the parents / guardians) supply?

Shin guards (Mandatory for both practice and all games, they must be worn inside the socks.

Practice ball
Water bottle
All the support you can muster

Shoes can be tennis shoes or they may have cleats, but not Baseball Cleats (those with a toe cleat.) A toe cleat is considered a safety violation. The referee shall not allow a player to participate in a match if the players shoes have a toe cleat. A toe cleat is a single cleat in the front middle of the shoe.

When and where will games be played?

Schedules will be posted as soon as possible. Games start in January and end early March. 

Typically all games will be at Red Mountain Soccer Complex, 905 North Sunvalley Blvd, Mesa, AZ 85207

When are practices?

For the 6U, 8U and 10U age groups, the coach shall decide when and where to hold practices. Typically, there are one to two practices each week and we try to group theses teams as close to your home as possible.

For the 12U and above age groups, practices will be held at the Red Mountain Soccer Complex, 905 North Sunvalley Blvd, Mesa, AZ 85207 Mondays through Thursdays 5:30pm - 9 pm.  Your coach will inform you of what two days and time slot they have chosen.

What are divisions and what do they mean?

The U means "under" so the 10U division is comprised of players whose ages are under 10 years old as of the year of registration. Under no circumstances will players be able to "play down" a division (i.e. a child that turns 12 on December 31st of the registration year must play in the 14U bracket). A child may "play up" with the approval of the Regional Commissioner, however these are very rare circumstances and are handled on a case by case basis.

What ball size does my player need?
Ball sizes increase with the players age and are defined by the division the player is in.
DivisionBall Size
10U and 12U4
6U and 8U3

When will my player's uniform arrive?

Uniforms are given to the coach, and are usually handed out at practice. The uniform is not returned at the end of the season. The player keeps his / her uniform. Players must wear shin guards at practices and in the games. 



2022 AYSO 1079 Fall Rec Season Registration is CLOSED!

(Registration will close early as divisions fill up.)

GAMES START LABOR DAY WEEKEND: Sept 2nd & 3rd, 2022!

**Friend Requests will be reviewed but we CANNOT GUARENTEE friend or coach requests.

** We cannot NOT Guarantee Car Pool Requests**

Fall Season will NOT be Coed  for 12U and younger divisions,
14U and older divisions may be  Coed  if we do not get enough players to form 4 teams in each division.

Email friend requests to: [email protected] or [email protected]
Enter the division and "friend request" in the subject line for proper review to ensure it does not get lost.

*Coaches may sign up to be a HEAD Coach for a Maximum of 2 teams.*

This is in order to prevent scheduling conflict
and to allow other parents the opportunity to coach their own child.  
You may elect to be an ASSISTANT Coach for additional teams.

Fall Season Game Dates:  September 2nd  - October 29th, 2022  

** NO GAMES  October 7-8th, 2022**

Commissioners Cup" Fall Tournament: November 4th and 5th, 2022

AYSO 1079 now accepts credit cards and player applications at this point must be completed online at www.ayso1079.comand payment must be with a credit card.  Our registration opens in May and after July 31st, players may be placed on a wait list and added to a team wherever possible when a spot becomes available. If you are registering during the wait list period, players whose parents are willing to coach are given priority in the process. We are always looking for coaches and the more we have the more teams we can form. 

Registration fees:
6U - $100 (after August 1st - $110)
8U-10U - $110 (after August 1st - $120)
12U - 19U - $140 (after August 1st - $150) 
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AYSO Region 1079 Red Mountain Serving Mesa and Surrounding Areas

P.O. Box 21414 
Mesa, Arizona 85277

Email Us: [email protected]
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