Come train with us:
If you are interested in training with any of the Anaheim Surf teams, please contact us directly via email, firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include players birthdate (month & year) and team age group so that the correct coach can contact you back immediately.
The following Teams are still looking for players: B8, B9, B11, B12 & G11, G12 (click on age group for more info)
Anaheim Surf (formaly Canyon PSA) is an organized youth soccer club for girls and boys ages U8 to U18. We participate in The Southern California Developmental Soccer League, and our club plays 10 months out of the year. Canyon PSA was established in 1998 and started out with 2 teams. Recently has become an affiliate of San Diego Surf and we are now Anaheim Surf. Currently, we have 18 teams with 270+ families in the Anaheim Surf Soccer program. Under the direction of Club Director Eddie Carrillo (Men’s Soccer Coach, Chapman University), Asst. Club Director Sal Lopez (Men’s Asst. Soccer Coach, Chapman University), and Technical Director Luis Balboa, who brings a combined 90 years of coaching experience and knowledge of the game. Anaheim Surf provides a very experienced and professional staff; our Goal Keeper Coach, Bob Amman (Men's Soccer Coach, Cal State Fullerton), Girls Coach, Lindsey Huie, (Former U of Portland player & National Player), Girls Coach, Dale Ervine (Former Professional Player). We are a strong competitive club that continues to grow and thrive with the focus to develop solid players on and off the soccer field. Our players are recruited from the Orange Unified School District area as well as players from the North Orange County areas.
Try-out Locations Riverdale Elementary School – 4150 E. Beauty Drive, Anaheim
Parking in back of school
U14-U18 TRYOUTS Sunday, May 19th @ Riverdale Elementary School
BU14/BU15- 9am to 10:30am
GU14/GU15- 10:30am to 12pm
BU16/GU16- 12pm to 1:30pm
GU17/GU18- 1:30 to 3pm
Important Tryout Info: All players must complete the try-out profile form before participating in a tryout. Each player will receive an individual tryout numbered at each tryout attended. It is recommended that you attend all tryouts for your age group. Please arrive 15 minutes before your try-out time so you can complete the tryout profile form. All players MUST wear shin guards and bring a ball and water to each tryout. Please reference the Age group information chart below to determine the correct age group your player will try out for.
Team Selection : During tryouts, each age group is evaluated by several of the Club’s professional coaching staff who evaluates players for their age group. With the Club Directors, each Coach will select their players for the teams for the 2013-2014 Fall season.
Training Competitive teams, U10 thru U12 typically train two days per week for 1 ½ hours. U13 and older, typically train two to three days per week for 2 hours. Training fields are Riverdale Elementary and Villa Park High School. Currently, High school aged players receive additional sessions, which among other things, specialized strength and conditioning, life skills training, and college recruitment preparation.
Eddie Carrillo — Club Director: Canyon PSA was founded and has been under the direction of Eddie Carrillo since 1998. Eddie is currently the Director of Coaching @ Chapman University. Eddie has over 23 years of coaching experience with both men and women at the College, High School and Club levels. Chapman University is one of the top Division III University’s in the west region and is a perennial NCAA tournament participant.
Luis Balboa — Technical Director: Luis Balboa joined Canyon PSA in 2003. Luis has brought over 31 years of Club coaching experience to our club. His international and professional experience as a player and coach has helped direct our club to a more professional mindset. In addition to being a vital factor in his son’s development, (Marcelo Balboa—former US National team Captain and player of the year), Luis has coached many collegiate and professional players as well many top soccer clubs in southern California.
Lindsey Huie- Girl's Youth Director. Lindsey Huie joined Canyon PSA in 2011. Lindsey brings over 5 years of coaching experience to our club. Her National, Semi-professional and collegiate experience as a player will continue to develop our young players to the highest level of play. Lindsey is a Former Portland Pilot National Champion (2002 & 2005).