LYSA will create as many teams as needed depending on the number of players to sign up. Currently LYSA anticipates we will have the following options available each spring.
Under 4 (U4) Academy
- Players in the U4 Academy meet once a week (Saturday mornings).
- Players work on fun, simple activities to introduce core soccer skills (dribbling, shooting, etc).
- This age group will use a Size 3 ball
Community (Rec) League
- Players in the U6, U8, and U10 Community league are assigned to teams that will compete against other LYSA teams in the same age group.
- All games are in Lebanon and no travel is involved.
- All teams will be Co-Ed.
- Each team will play approximately 6 games, with all scheduled games on Saturdays.
- Team Sizes
- U6 plays 4 v 4 (no keeper) – 8 minute quarters – Size 3 ball
- U8 plays 4 v 4 (no keeper) – 10 minute quarters – Size 3 ball
- U10 plays 7 v 7 (6 + a keeper) – 25 minute halves – Size 4 ball
- Please be sure to also see the LYSA Basic Soccer Rules for all questions about play for this level
Inter-Community (Rec+) league
- Players in the U11, U13, U15, and U19 age ranges will be assigned to teams that play in the West Central Suburban Soccer Federation (WCSSF) Inter-Community league which has teams from Avon, Brownsburg, Danville, etc.
- There will be travel involved with half of the games played away and half in Lebanon.
- These are all COED teams.
- All players will play in every game for at least half of a game
- Each team will play approximately 10 games in a season PLUS a tournament at the end of the season!
- Team Sizes (Division info)
- U11 plays 7 vs. 7 (6 + a keeper) – 25 minute halves – Size 4 ball
- U13 plays 9 vs. 9 (8 + a keeper) – 30 minute halves – Size 4 ball
- U15 plays 11 vs. 11 (10 + a keeper) – 35 minute halves – Size 5 ball
- U19 (HS) plays 11 vs. 11 (10 + a keeper) – 40 minute halves – Size 5 ball
Age groups are by BIRTH YEAR. e.g. for the 2022 season, if your child was born in 2016, then 2022-2016=6 so your child will play in the U6 league. 2022-2010=12 so the U13 league.