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Summerlin AYSO Region 1258

Division Coordinator

Division Coordinator: Peter Maxwell
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12U Division

12U Division



  • 12U is a Co-Ed Division.
  • For Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 players in this division were born in 2007 and 2008 


  • Maximum Roster: Twelve (13) players per team.
  • Numbers: Nine players per team on the field, including a goalkeeper. Games may not start or continue if there are less than seven players on a team.
  • Substitutions: Between quarters, at halftime and for injuries.
  • Games may not start or continue if there are less than 6 players on a team.
  • Playing Time: Minimum of three (3) quarters per game and no player shall play four (4) quarters until everyone has played three (3) quarters.
Practices and Games:


  • Frequency: Three soccer events per week. Games are played on Saturdays and some weeknights.
  • Duration: Practices are 1 hour in length. Games consist of two 30-minute halves with substitutions at the midpoint of each half. The halftime break is 5-10 minutes.
  • Location: Practices and games are at Summerlin Community Park.
  • Supervision: A ratio of one adult for every eight (8) or fewer players must be followed. At least two adults must be present at all practices and in the coaching box at games. At least one adult needs to be the same gender as the players. One of the supervising adults may be an AYSO certified team parent.


  • Heading the ball in practices and in games is banned for all 12U Division players. If a 12U Division player deliberately heads the ball during a game, an indirect kick will be awarded to the opposing team.
  • 12U Division goalkeepers are allowed to punt the ball.
  • All ball distribution techniques are age appropriate for 12U Division goalkeepers.
  • After receiving (catching) the ball, 12U Division goalkeepers may distribute the ball by throwing it underhand, throwing it overhand or punting it


  • Coach and Assistant Coach: Two coaches per team. Coaches must be Safe Haven, CDC Concussion Awareness and 12U Certified. Coaches must participate in an On-Field Coach Training session.
  • Team Parent: At least one team parent per team. Team parents must be Safe Haven and CDC Concussion Awareness Certified.
  • Referee: AYSO-certified regional officials or higher are required for 12U games
  • Assistant Referee: If available, qualified assistant referees who have completed AYSO assistant referee certification may be used to assist the referee. If qualified assistant referees are not available for 12U Division games, the referee may recruit club linesmen to assist with calling the ball in and out of play only

AYSO relies on its Assistant Referee Volunteers for its 10U - 18U Division games. Please have one parent from each team attend Assistant Referee or Referee Training.

Division 10U – 18U teams having at least one parent who is a certified referee, will receive priority in being assigned complete referee teams for their games.


  • Each team will participate in the Summerlin Region 1258 year-end tournament.
  • The two top 12U Division teams from the Summerlin Region 1258 Fall 2018 Tournament will participate in the Area 1S Tournament in Bullhead City, Arizona, on December 1-2, 2018.

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