registrar2@gfysc.com PO Box 873 Granite Falls, WA 98252

FAQs 2024-2025

  • What? Granite FC is the next competitive level of soccer in Granite Falls Youth Soccer. Our goal is to provide high quality competitive soccer at the most affordable price possible. Our Select program is open to any player in and around Snohomish County. Players are selected after a series of try-out days. Teams will play in the Washington Premier League (WPL) against other select level  groups, each season Teams are encouraged to continue to strive to move up the various levels of competitive soccer offered through the WPL. This includes Copa, Classic and Super. More info on the WPL and the Copa League can be found here: Washington Premier League
  • Who? For our 2024-2025 season, Granite FC is excited to be able to expand and offer multiple teams! We have experienced and committed Coaches for the following divisions: U15B teams, comprised of birth years 2010 & 2011, a U14B team birth year 2011, a U13B comprised of birth years 2012 & 2013 and a U14G (yes, you read that correctly, we will have a girl’s team) birth year 2011. We do hope to continue to add more teams & divisions, we just need experienced and willing Coaches to volunteer!

  • When? Try-outs will be two days for each team, in April. 

  1. U14G (birth year 2011) Sunday, April 14th 1-2:30 & Monday, April 15th 5:30-7
  2. U14 B & U15B (birth year 2010 & 2011) Monday, April 29th 6-7:30 & Tuesday, April 30th 5:30-7
  3. U13B (birth year 2012 & 2013) Thursday, May 2nd 5:30-7 & Friday, May 3rd 5:30-7. 
  • Where? Try-outs will be at Granite Falls High School in the stadium on the turf field. Spectators are welcome to stay and observe.

  • How? Parents will be notified via phone call within a week of try-outs and emailed directions for the next steps (registration) Please be watching for the email and check your spam/junk folder within a week of try-outs. Coaches plan to call each player, whether they made it or not.

  • Cost? TRY-OUT IS FREE. GFYSC is passionate about keeping Soccer affordable for all players. We are working to keep the costs of our Select program down, your Coaches and all Club staff are volunteer based. Your fees will go to the cost of fields, field maintenance, referees, assistant referees, player cards, staff cards, league fees, tournament fees, uniforms, coach training, equipment, and so much more. We will be actively searching for Sponsors for this program and fundraising ideas to further keep the cost down per player. We offer a payment plan over the course of the year. Your initial non-refundable deposit of $100 will be due upon acceptance and then you can choose to pay in full for the year or set up a payment plan. Payments begin May/June.

  • ***Total cost to play for the year will be around $800 (For 2023-2024 the cost was $700.) $100 non-refundable deposit due by May 15th. We offer flexible, monthly payment options, quarterly options or pay in full. There are also partial scholarship opportunities available to players. Don’t hesitate to reach out, we never want cost to be a barrier to any player joining Select Soccer. Please contact Registrar2@gfysc.com if you would like to inquire about player scholarship. For Select only, we can accept check for the remaining balance after the initial deposit. Please contact registrar to set that up prior to registration.

  • Volunteer Coaching staff for Granite FC:

15UB 2010/2011 will be Coach Scott King and Coach Wes Wyles. Both have an extensive Soccer background as players at the Rec, Select, Premier and College level and continue to play in adult leagues. Both Coaches have been coaching for over 6 years. Coach Scott holds his Level I and Level III Coaching Diplomas through United Soccer and Coach Wes holds his Level III Diploma through United Soccer. They both continue to educate themselves as Coaches through the WPL Coaching classes. After many years of being asked by both players and Parents to Coach a Select team in Granite Falls, they both finally said yes! We are excited to have them to share their expertise, passion and positive Coaching style with these players.

Coach Scott will also be Coaching 13UB 2012.

New Coach introductions  coming soon!

  • What is included in the cost for Granite FC?  EVERYTHING! Our cost is all inclusive, GF FC will not ask for additional funds during the year. Each of our Coaches are volunteers and that enables us to keep our costs down without compromising the Quality in Coaching your player receives. 
  1. Year Round, Bi-Weekly practices beginning in June  (Summer is flexible around vacations & family events)
  2. 2-3 tournaments, depending on division.
  3.  Summer: B2012= 1 tournament , B2010, B2011 AND G2011 =2+ tournaments , dates TBD by Coach and announced as soon as possible.
  4. Fall: 10 game outdoor season, Sept-Nov
  5. Winter: Break for Thanksgiving and Christmas (we follow the GF SD Holiday calendar)  optional Winter tournament or WA Cup tournament in the Spring. 8 game spring outdoor season, February-March. 
  6. Uniform is included: 1 Home Jersey, 1 Away Jersey, 2 game day short, 2 game day socks, 2 training t-shirt (must be worn at all practices), Granite FC sweatshirt & backpack.

 We understand that competitive level Soccer is a commitment for the entire family and we appreciate the role you each play in this program. Our passion is to be able to offer year-round Soccer to players who want that next level, without the intense commitment or price tag. Each of our Coaches come with years of experience as players and Coaches themselves and continue to pursue Coach education. Our values will always remain the same, to bring the families in and around Granite Falls; a quality soccer program, a love for the game, building together as a team, character building, sportsmanship on and off the field and all while having fun! Each team will determine the number of tournaments they participate in during the year. Any additional tournament over 3 may have a cost to the families or use of sponsorship money. We highly encourage participation in all practices, when you are in town, because these contribute to player growth and team building. We also encourage players to play other sports, we just ask that you communicate with your coach scheduling conflicts ahead of time and try to attend at least one practice a week during the regular game season.