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SpIA CENTRAL Tryouts 2023-24 Season


$10 Early Bird Discount thru May 15!

2023 Sporting Iowa (Des Moines, IA) Tryouts

We encourage all players to participate in all tryout sessions for their age group.  

Check-in Information

  • Arrive 30 minutes early before first tryout session to get checked-in & warm-up.
  • All sessions are 90 Minute Long!

What to bring?

Cleats, Shin Guards, Water, Soccer Ball, Tryout Training Shirt (will be given prior to or at check-in on the first day of training)

Bid Day Process

Players will be notified about their team placements for:

11U - 13U Bid Day: June 14th @ 8 AM

14U - 19U Bid Day: June 21st @ 8 AM

Questions? Please contact:

ECNL Girls - Whitney Lewis - (515)205-6670  or  

ECNL Boys - Jack Andrews - (641)840-5417 or

ECNL RL Girls - Trevor Neary - (515)537-7944 or

ECNL RL Boys - Sam Weeks - (515)778-6484 or

John "Shedzy" Sheridan - (515) 238-8706 or

Rich Bywater - (515) 918-8747 or

Introducing PlayMetrics

During your first registration, follow the instructions provided to create an account. Next, verify your email and add your players to your account. Once you’ve added all your players, you can register for Sporting Iowa 2022 Tryouts. Click here for a quick video tutorial. See below for how PlayMetrics will benefit you going forward.

As you begin using PlayMetrics, you may have questions about how to navigate your account. The Help articles below offer instructions as you start using the system.

Adding the PlayMetrics app to your mobile device

Registering Via Club Registration Link

How do I register for a program?

Adding Additional Contacts to your account

How do I sync my Team Calendar with my personal Calendar?

How to Update Your Player's Profile Information

Setting Your Communication Preferences

How to Request Financial Aid

PlayMetrics Benefits to You!

PlayMetrics allows you to register and communicate with your teams all in one place whether at home or on the go. It helps us communicate with all of our families more clearly and effectively, including updates to practice schedules and field closures as they happen. The PlayMetrics platform ensures that you are always in sync with your team and never out of the loop. 

The PlayMetrics Customer Support team is ready to assist with any questions you may have. Feel free to contact them with any account questions or feedback by simply emailing