Washington Youth Soccer presents the 2023-24 EPD Training Pool

IMPORTANT: Whether you are returning or new to the program, all families interested in EPD at any age group are invited and strongly encouraged to watch this online webinar, where we share more about our vision for EPD moving forwards. Please use the link below to view the EPD information webinar that took place on Wednesday, July 19th, 2023.

2023-2024 EPD Information Webinar:


Introducing the u11 (2013 birth year) Training Cycle

WYS is excited to offer two cycles, comprised of three training sessions each, for players born in 2013 to have a chance to experience a sample of what the EPD program is about.


1st 2013 EPD Cycle

Session #1 – October 22nd

Session #2 – November 19th

Session #3 – December 17th


2nd 2013 EPD Cycle

Session #1 – February 28th

Session #2 – March 24th

Session #3 – April 28th


Details of the u11 Program

-Boys and Girls will train seperately (32 players each gender).

-Players can sign up for one cycle at a time (includes three sessions).

-There are NO tryouts or identification process, just a simple opportunity to sign up individually.

-Cost is $90 per cycle (three training sessions).

-Players are not allowed to sign up for single sessions (only for the complete cycle of 3 trainings).

-Sessions will be capped at 32 players (28 field players and 4 goalkeepers).

-All trainings will be at Starfire (14800 Starfire Way, Tukwila, WA 98188)

-All players will get a training top.


Please register for the u11 program using the following link by no later than Thursday, October 19th:

Click here to register. 


*The EPD identification process, via tryouts, to choose the pool of players that will train and play at regional events will begin at the U12 age.


2023-2024 WA EPD Coaching Staff
Boys Head Coach Assistant Coach
2012 Paul Aur Aaron Byers
2011 Marc Barros Enoch Gidudu
2010  Jason McGlothern Meelod Shaterian
2009 Luke Sandblom Radcliffe McDougald
2008 Matthew Hodgson Jaisen Zurfluh
2007 Mutanda Kwesele Steve Mohn
Girls Head Coach Assistant Coach
2012 David Griffiths Timi Akinniyi
2011 Richard Romain Annacy Dyer
2010  Tariq Walcott Scott Newman
2009 Tai Po Jason Jarrett
2008 Pedro A Millan Kelvin Mizen
2007 Mark Bickham Seyti Sidibay