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West Florida Flames Tryouts

West Florida Flames Tryouts


Welcome to the 2017-2018 West Florida Flames.

Registration for the 2017-2018 West Florida Flames tryouts is coming soon. Please contact us if you have questions about playing for West Florida Flames for the 2017-2018 season

All players intending to tryout are required to Pre-Register.  There is no fee to register.  Registration is simply for planning and organizational purposes.

West Florida Flames participates in competitive leagues thru both US Club Soccer and FYSA (Florida Youth Soccer Association)

Our staff will hold tryouts for the FYSA and US Club Soccer leagues which are ECNL and NPL teams.


The FYSA (US Youth) tryouts are held in April for RPIII, FSPL, CDL and USA.  You can visit the club website for detailed dates and times of all tryouts.

Tryouts for the US Club Leagues – ECNL and NPL will be held beginning May 2nd.

  • For information regarding ECNL league please CLICK HERE
  • For information regarding NPL league please CLICK HERE

Tryouts for FYSA Leagues – FSPL, CDL and USA will be held beginning May 31st.

  • For information regarding FSPL league please CLICK HERE
  • For information regarding CDL league please  CLICK HERE
  • For information regarding USA league please CLICK HERE

For all information regarding tryouts, including locations and schedules please visit  Information may change and be updated.  You are encouraged to visit the site regularly.

Remember, registration is required and you are not committing to anything by registering and attending tryouts.

Tryouts will be following a new and different process than in the past years.  This will help streamline the selection and registration process for coaches, players and parents.

Securing your position on the team with West Florida Flames will include the financial deposit and signing of the player contract.  Once the player is selected the expectation is for the player to register immediately.  The club will have designated areas for registration to take place on the day of the tryout.

Where will the Tryout be held:

  • Brandon
  • Pinellas East Lake Sports Complex

The Sessions will last for approximately 90 minutes and multiple teams will be formed in all age groups based on ability. Please check website often for updates, dates will close down as rosters are filled. For more details about competitive soccer go here

FYSA Tryouts Information is Coming Soon

FYSA Tryouts are for players wanting to play in leagues such as CDL, USA, FSPL, R3PL, etc.

NPL Tryout Information coming Soon, please email if you were unable to attend, and we can discuss what options are available to you.

Who will be coaching? Coaching information coming soon

  • Pinellas (East Lake)
  • Brandon
    • ECNL Coaches

not sure what to sign up for? then contact us or check our FAQ’s

Player Age Chart



There have been some changes to determining which Age group a child is in, for more details please go read our birth year FAQ

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Flames Players Selected to ODP

Flames Players Selected to ODP

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ODPWest Florida Flames players are being selected in droves by US Soccer’s identification programs and tipped for future stardom.

From the 99 and 00 age groups the following players will be headed to Alabama with the FYSA ODP team: Jessica Den Haese, Lauren Evans, Grayson Everidge, Bryan Gilbert, Jeffrey Hydes, Camryn Lizardi, Conor Macaferty, Meredith Manson, Grant Presson, Luis Quintero, Mary Raymond, Mikayla Rhody, Hannah Roth, Juliana Somrah, and Ajmeer Spengler.

From the U16 boys Andrew Samuels, Jake Vanderluit, and Jacob Goodall were invited to represent Florida during ODP National in Texas. They were also invited to be part of the Region 3 team that will travel to Mexico.

The US Soccer Market training identification program has selected the following players for identification and potential invitation to youth national team training camps: Emily Abdoney, Rachel Diioia, Lauren Evans, Joanne Gifliotti, Tyler Gordon, Karli Gutsche, Debra Hahn, Elisha Holmes, Lauren Huff, Cameron Lizardi, Meredith Manson, Emma Milligan, Hannah Roth, Jessica Scarpa, Peyton Smith, Kaitlyn Sullivan, and Sophia Tremonti.

Congratulations to all the players selected.