TORRANCE, Calif. – February, 2019 – The American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) is pleased to announce that it has extended its sponsorship agreement with Sport Pins International, Inc. (SPI) through 2023 as its Official Pin, Coin and Medal Supplier.

“Sport Pins has been a valued partner for many years and we look forward to continuing our relationship as we all strive to achieve our shared goal of and mission to provide a world class youth soccer program,” said Mike Hoyer, National Executive Director of AYSO.

“Sport Pins is excited to continue as the Official Pin, Coin and Medal Supplier of AYSO,” said Sport Pins Director of Sales, Jeff Bivens. “We have been proudly serving AYSO for over 20 years and are excited to expand this relationship.  We look forward to helping each Region, Area, Section and Tournament in any way we can through our great products, outstanding graphic designs and customer service.”

As an Official Sponsor of AYSO, Sport Pins offers special rates for AYSO Members. Sport Pins will continue to be promoted to AYSO’s audience through several communication methods, including, social media, email blasts, national events and PLAYSOCCER Magazine.


About American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO)

Established in 1964, AYSO is a national non-profit organization that develops and delivers quality youth soccer programs, which promote a fun, family environment based on AYSO’s Six Philosophies: Everyone Plays®, Balanced Teams, Open Registration, Positive Coaching, Good Sportsmanship, and Player Development. Today, AYSO has 1.6 million players, parents, siblings and volunteers. For more information, please visit


About Sport Pins International, Inc.

SPI was born in 1980 as the vision of Connie Bivens. She turned her enthusiasm for youth soccer (and her sons’ Jeff and Mike’s teams) and a personal hobby of pin collecting into a home-based business. In January of 2006, SPI moved into a new 7400 sq. ft. office and warehouse facility in Upland, CA

SPI has offered its customers the finest quality awards in the industry for more than 35 years. SPI offers a full range of award and recognition products including pins, medals, coins, bag tags, decals, magnets, laser engraved wood, crystal, or acrylic products, plaques, trophies, silk-screened t-shirts, soccer balls and a number of additional customizable products.

The soccer market continues to be a major part of SPI’s business, providing awards to thousands of soccer tournaments and events. However, softball, schools, commercial, corporate and other markets grow in importance every year.

For more information on Sport Pins International, please visit