Thursday, September 12th, 2019 -- The 2019-20 US Youth Soccer Desert Conference kicks off this weekend in Salt Lake City with 14 12U-14U Boys and Girls Arizona teams in action.
The older age groups, 15U-19U, begin play at the second conference event in Phoenix this November.
Teams competing in this year's Desert Conference will be competing for a spot at the 2020 US Youth Soccer Far West Regionals in Boise, Idaho, and the opportunity to qualify for the 2020-21 US Youth Soccer National League.
Last year, the boys had a strong showing with four teams qualifying for the 2019 Far West Regional Championships.
Boys: RSL-AZ North 08 Boys Diego, RSL-AZ South 08 Fairch, SC del Sol 08 Boys
Girls: RSL-AZ North 08 Girls Jeffers, PRFC Scottsdale 08G Chapman
Boys: FBSL Tuzos 07 Boys Jonathan, RSL-AZ South 07 Boys Sabato, SC del Sol 07 Boys
Girls: RSL-AZ North 07 Girls Shank, RSL-AZ South 07 Girls Paulsen
Boys: PRFC 06B Graham, RSL-AZ South 06 Boys Bermundez, SC del Sol 06 Boys Academy
Girls: Arizona Soccer Club 06G
Boys: Sc del Sol 05 Boys
Girls: Arizona Soccer Club 05G, CCV Stars 05 Girls
Boys: SC del Sol 04 Boys
Girls: AZ Inferno Soccer Club 04 Girls, PRFC Scottsdale 04G
Boys: Barca Academy 03 Boys, RSL-AZ Southern 03 Boys Haouala
Girls: CCV Stars 03 Girls, FC Tucson Youth 03 Girls, MSC United 03 Girls
Boys: Classic Soccer Academy 02 Boys Landreman, Barca Academy 02 Boys, FBSL Tuzos Academy 02 Boys
Girls: Arizona Soccer Club 02G
Girls: Arizona Soccer Club 01G, CCV Stars 01 Girls, RSL-AZ Southern Arizona 01 Girls