Cal South is proud to announce that registration is now open for the California Regional League Play-In Tournament. The Youngers Division (2007-2004) will have a registration deadline of April 13, 2018, while the Olders Division (2003-2000) will have up to June 8, 2018 to register for the Play-In Tournament.

The cost to participate in the CRL Play-In Tournament for both Youngers and Olders Divisions is $650.00.

The 2018-19 will accept a pre-set number of team slots per age group, based on the Play-In Tournament final standings. With the conclusion of the CRL Play-In Tournament, the season kicks off promptly thereafter, running from July 2018 until April 2019. Please note that all California Regional League 2018-2019 play dates are mandatory. Teams who cannot play on the selected dates should not apply to the League. Click here to view 2018-2019 CRL Play Dates.

Since 2014, the top Southern California teams join the California Regional League to play against the toughest competition in the region. Upon the conclusion of the CRL 2018-2019 Season, the champions in the 13U to 19/20U age groups advance to square off against the best in the West at the US Youth Soccer Far West Regionals, being held in Boise, Idaho in 2019.

Interested teams will need to contact their club registrar to have the teams registered 2018 Summer Tournament Season in order to apply to the CRL Play-In Tournament. Cal South will use the Fall 2017-2018 and 2018 Summer Tournament player cards, or the photo on the roster sheet.

To register or for more information regarding the CRL Play-In Tournament, please visit or e-mail All team or player registrations and eligibility questions can be directed to or by calling 714-778-2972.