PURPOSE: The purpose of the Central Illinois Youth Soccer League is to organize, promote, and administer soccer for youth up to and including those nineteen years of age throughout the central portion of the state of Illinois, and to encourage good sportsmanship and fair play of all the participants therein.
The Central Illinois Youth Soccer League will achieve its purpose by:
a. encouraging the development of clubs, associations, organizations, and programs so that soccer is made available to youth in all levels of competition.
b. encourage the development and practice of good sportsmanship both on and off the playing field;
c. developing the principles of fair play;
d. building good character;
e. promoting the growth of soccer thru the Academy, and small sided games format for ages U-8 thru U-12.
f. to promote and encourage instructing, training, and educating players, coaches, and referees to develop and improve their capabilities.
CIYSL FALL 2017 WRAP-UP
Sunday, November 5th will be the last weekend for League games.
All match results must be reported on Got Soccer no later than Monday, November 20th. After this date the League Standings will be final, and awards for 1st and 2nd place will be determined by these results of this date. Final League standings will be posted to this web site.
Make sure to notify Gary Stephens of any scheduled league games not played, or if you experienced a shortage of referees for any said game coverage.
SPRING 2018 - *NEW*
The Call for Team Notification form for Spring 2018 will be due to the League Office on Thursday, February 1, 2018.
Affiliated Member: I.Y.S.A., U.S.Y.S.A., U.S.S.F., F.I.F.A.
US Soccer will release it's new coaching course program in early January with new course requirements. More information will be posted soon. CIYSL will still recognize the E license as a minimum requirement, but that course will no longer be available as of 12/31/2017.