The purpose of this page is to provide you with a general overview of the team formation, balancing, and waiting list procedures. Aside from the details in this document, AYSO Region 213 reserves the right, at its discretion and within the AYSO National Rules and Regulations and Region 213 Regional Guidelines currently in effect, to place any player on any team.
AYSO Region 213 team formation and team balancing procedures are governed by the overriding AYSO principles of "Everyone Plays" and "Balanced Teams." Team formation and balancing procedures vary by the age group of the various divisions and by the type of team (Primary Program Fall or Spring Season, AYSO EXTRA, AYSO Flex (U16 and U19), AYSO Flex (All-Star) or AYSO Flex (Spring Select). The following table defines both the formation procedure and balancing procedure used for each age group and team type.