• MIDDLE SCHOOL BoyS' SOCCER

    • Welcome to WESD Middle School Boys' Soccer! Please click here to view Parent Resources and Forms for Middle School Boys' Soccer.    

      Description:

      Middle School Boys' Soccer is a competitive sport where student athletes refine their skills in practices and competition.  Team work, commitment, and dedication to improve throughout the season are nurtured by their coaches.  Many competitive High School Athletes have come out of WESD Soccer programs.  

      Typical Start Date:

      January

      Typical End Date:

      Mid-March

      Events:

      Practices at the Schools

      The five Middle Schools participate in hosting each other and playing away at each others schools for a total of eight regular season games.

      The five schools do not all play their games at their school.  The locations for games are as follows:

      Cholla - Cholla Middle School back field

      Desert Foothills - Conocido Park, 16000 N 31st Dr, Phoenix, AZ

      Mountain Sky - Lookout Mountain Elementary School, 15 W Coral Gables Dr, Phoenix, AZ 85023 

      Palo Verde Middle School - Palo Verde back field

      Royal Palm - Royal Palm back field

      At the end of the season the five schools are seeded into a District Tournament to play for the Championship.  

      Who Participates:

      Soccer is a tryout sport,  All who wish to play need to tryout prior to the season.  Tryouts are based on skills of kicking, passing, athleticism, and general game play.  Other factors taken into account during tryouts - grades, behavior, communication, sportsmanship, and good team work.   Typically, teams are made up of 15 athletes.  

      There is a combined 7th and 8th Grade Boys' Team at each Middle School.    

      Cholla, Desert Foothills, Mountain Sky, Palo Verde and Royal Palm

      Prior training:

      Boys' Soccer is highly competitive and there are tryouts.  Having previous experience is helpful to making a team.  Anyone interested should practise the fundamental skills.  

      Season Results

      The 2023-24 Middle School Boys' Soccer Season came to a close on February 29.

      The final results from the Championships were:

      7/8 Grade Boys' Team Results

      First Place - Palo Verde

      2023-24 Middle School Boys' Soccer Champions - Palo Verde

      2nd Place - Mountain Sky