LSA Policy 300.2 governs when member clubs and teams may conduct tryouts. Assigning players to a recreational team on the basis of talent by the use of tryouts, invitations, recruiting or any like process is not permitted. Any type of tryout process is restricted to teams which will be playing in the LCSL or the LPDL.
Competitive team tryouts for the following seasonal year shall be conducted by member clubs after the conclusion of all of the Louisiana state tournaments (e.g. The State Cup, Presidents Cup, Bob Abbott Cup) in which that age group shall compete.
2018-2019 Seasonal Year Dates
Age groups below are "Rising". They are the age groups for 2018-2019
Tryout Dates: April 16 - May 4
Invitation Period Begins May 4 at 12:00 PM
Tryout Dates: May 28 - June 15
Invitation Period Begins June 15 at 12:00 PM
Tryout Dates: March 26 - April 13
Invitation Period Begins April 13 at 12:00 PM
No club may not contact, solicit, recruit or extend an invitation to any player during the Tryout Period. At the conclusion of each Tryout Period the Invitation Period shall begin. It is during the Invitation Period that clubs may contact players and extend them an offer to play for one of their teams.