Long Island Junior Soccer League
Joan Czach Created Tremendous Legacy With LIJSL

Joan Czach Created Tremendous Legacy With LIJSL

As 2019 comes to a close, it’s also time to celebrate a storied career in youth soccer. After 41 years of service in the game, LIJSL Executive Director Joan Czach is retiring. “It’s been a great journey,” Czach said. “I’ve met and worked with so many wonderful people, made lifelong friends, and have memories that […]

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LIJSL PDP Gearing Up For Winter Training Sessions

LIJSL PDP Gearing Up For Winter Training Sessions

During the winter months, the LIJSL Player Development Program will still be in full swing. Running from December through early March, PDP will have indoor training sessions, that are open for any players interested in the program. The boys’ age groups will have training on Saturdays and the girls’ age groups will be on Sundays. […]

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West Hempstead’s Jessica Lee Recognized As US Youth Soccer National TOPSoccer Buddy Of The Year

West Hempstead’s Jessica Lee Recognized As US Youth Soccer National TOPSoccer Buddy Of The Year

Patient. Understanding. Dependable. Those are just some of the many qualities that US Youth Soccer looks for when selecting a National TOPSoccer Buddy of the Year. This year, they’ve honored 16-year old Jessica Lee for her work with the West Hempstead Soccer Club TOPSoccer program. Lee was first selected by Eastern New York Youth Soccer […]

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LIJSL Fall Season Division Champions Awards Now Available

LIJSL Fall Season Division Champions Awards Now Available

With LIJSL seasons now concluded, division winners can begin to pick up their awards. For those seasons that have not concluded due to makeup games that need to be played prior to December 1, those awards will be available after all makeups are played. All teams which finish in first place (2 or more teams […]

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LIJSL Club Development Days Continue To Grow In Numbers, Provide Great Platform For Development

LIJSL Club Development Days Continue To Grow In Numbers, Provide Great Platform For Development

The fall slate of LIJSL Club Development Days wrapped up on Saturday, November 2, which concluded another successful run of dates with an ever-growing amount of participation from clubs. During the course of the different dates nearly 30 clubs and over 150 teams took part. “This is our second time,” HBC Travel Director/Registrar Jim Neuberger. […]

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LIJSL Club-To-Club Player Development Initiative Continuing To Benefit Young Players

LIJSL Club-To-Club Player Development Initiative Continuing To Benefit Young Players

The LIJSL Club-To-Club Player Development Initiative is in its second year, providing another opportunity for some of the youngest members of the league to participate in a fun, learning environment. Last year was the program’s pilot run with teams from East Islip Soccer Club, Sachem Soccer Club, Kings Park Soccer Club, Northport Cow Harbor Club […]

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Levittown Soccer Club To Hold Fundraiser For Jerry Marinan

Levittown Soccer Club To Hold Fundraiser For Jerry Marinan

Levittown Soccer Club will be hosting a fundraiser this Saturday, November 2, in memory of Jerry Marinan. The event will take place from 2:30-5:30 p.m. at KJ Farrell’s in Bellmore. The address is 242 Pettit Avenue. There will be food, raffles, and live music courtesy of The Outta Hand Band. Proceeds will go to the […]

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Last Fall Club Development Day Gets Underway On Saturday

Last Fall Club Development Day Gets Underway On Saturday

The final Club Development Day of the fall gets underway on Saturday, November 2, at Peter C. Collins Soccer Park in Plainview, N.Y. The event will take place at 3-5 p.m. Clubs can still register teams in the U7 (2013) and U8 (2012) age ranges by clicking here. Teams in attendance will play up to […]

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