Learn about youth soccer age groups using the chart below. How to determine the birth year used ...
American Soccer has seen a huge increase in participation at the youth levels and with this there seems to be a new club popping up in every town in America. I often get asked by parents what is the difference in clubs and how do they know where their child fits in.
Levels of Play. Washington Youth Soccer oversees three levels of play, each with their own leagues throughout the state. Having these levels helps players of all skill levels find the right club and league for them. Check out our Find a Club feature, and you’ll see one of three tags describing the club’s level:
To accomplish this goal, STYSA provides various levels of play designed to fulfill the needsof players age 4 through 19 of various skill levels. Division IV – Recreational –10U and younger players. Children learn the basics of soccer through positive, fun training sessions that include short demonstrations and lots of participation. The primary goal of this play level is fun and the opportunity to play.
The US Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program was formed in 1977 to identify a pool of players in each age group from which a National Team will be selected for international competition; to provide high-level training to benefit and enhance the development of players at all levels; and, through the use of carefully selected and licensed coaches, develop a mechanism for the exchange of ideas ...
Each summer US Youth Soccer crowns a boys and girls national champion in each of its seven age divisions (13U, 14U, 15U, 16U, 17U, 18U and 19U).
US Youth Soccer is a non-profit and educational organization whose mission is to foster the physical, mental and emotional growth and development of America's youth through the sport of soccer.
The new US Youth Soccer National Leagues Program structure for 2018-19 will commence in the Fall of 2018 and will feature two tiers of competition: The National Tier called the US Youth Soccer National League that will feature a total of 176 teams in the 13U through 19U age groups in each gender. [National League Qualified teams for 2018-19]