Boys and Girls Born 2009-2012

Spring and Summer Free Academy Coming Soon

The Long Beach Youth Soccer Academy (LBYSO) and FC Long Beach are pleased to announce the third year of our Soccer Academy program.  This Academy is for the more advanced players that want to train and play at a more competitive level.

The Academy is coached by highly experienced coaches as well as college players from several different countries.

The program focuses on player development and to improve the individual skill and understanding of the game.  There are two practice sessions per week, as well as small sided games on Saturday mornings.  Evaluations throughout the year are provided so parents can be informed of their child's improvements.


For Boys and Girls born in 2009-2012

Playersl register with LBYSO for the Spring 2018 season

Players receive practice and game uniforms


We are hosting an open tryout where we can evaluate each player.

April 25th and 26th from 6-7:30pm.

Bancroft Middle School 5301 East Centralia Street, Long Beach, CA 90808

The program is conducted and supervised by Mark Hervin, Director of Coaching for both LBYSO and FC Long Beach and  Head Coach of the Men's Marymount California University Team.  Please email Coach Mark for any inquiries or to confirm your attendance at the tryout to mark@fclongbeach.com

Visit our Coach's page to find out more information about Coach Mark's qualifications and accomplishments,

Please Note:  For players born in 2012 and older who are interested in Club soccer, visit our Team's page to find a team that fits your player.