North Valley Youth Soccer League (NVYSL) provides both recreational and competitive soccer for North and East Foothill areas of San Jose, and Alviso, CA.
The recreational league boundaries and home and practice fields include the north and east foothill neighborhoods of San Jose. Home fields are as far north SJ as Landess Ave (south of it), west to Montague / 880, south along 101, to North of Alum Rock ave, and along Mt. Hamilton foothills following the Santa Clara County line.
Competitive and select soccer is played under North Valley United Club with teams comprised of players from all over the bay area.
The purpose of this League shall be to promote mental and physical fitness, to develop self and community pride, to teach sportsmanship, and to provide all levels of organized soccer to youth within the League. The purpose of Under 6 and Under 8 recreational soccer divisions is to build self esteem and teach basic soccer techniques in a non-competitive environment as set forth by the league board and Under 10 and above offer more competitive recreational same gender team play.