San Diego Zest FC held an open tryout on February 17th for upcoming USL PDL season 2018. The tryout was held at Poinsettia Park and 60 players showed up. Participants were evaluated through small sided game and 11vs11 game. After careful consideration, 27 players got further chance being invited to practice.

There will be an another open tryout on February 24th at the same time and place. Zest FC is planning on having 25 to 30 players for this summer including around 10 international players. Roster will be determined by mid April.