LONG ISLAND JUNIOR SOCCER LEAGUE BOARD OF DIRECTORS Anthony Maresco PRESIDENT Joan Connor 1ST VICE PRESIDENT Michael D’Ambrosio 2ND VICE PRESIDENT Marc Stein SECRETARY Andrew Seabury TREASURER Jose Alacorn Sonia Kelly TRUSTEES ADDRESS 701-9 Koehler Ave. Ronkonkoma, NY 11779 PHONE 631-648-9020 FAX 631-648-9025 EMAIL: joanc@lijsoccer.com WEBSITE: www.lijsoccer.com OFFICE HOURS: Mon-Fri 9 am to 4 pm Who we are ... The Long Island Junior Soccer League Inc. is one of the largest youth soccer leagues in the United States. We are a non-profit 501c3 organization founded in 1966. LIJSL’s membership spans Nassau and Suffolk Counties and a portion of Queens County. Each program offered by the league is chaired by a volunteer, and each respective committee is made up of volunteers. The LIJSL has 105 member clubs representing over 60,000 players. Players range in age from 4 through 19 playing recreational and travel soccer. An average of 1,600 travel teams register each season. During the average spring/ fall playing seasons, over 12,000 games are scheduled by the LIJSL. This does not include tournament games and special competitions. We are proud that over the years teams from LIJSL have won EIGHT National Championships; U19 girls Massapequa Falcons, U16 girls Sachem Tomahawks, U16 girls Northport/Cow Harbor Piranha, U18 girls Northport Cow Harbor Piranha, U16 boys Smithtown Arsenal, U17 boys West Babylon Panthers, U18 boys Terryville Fire. U19 Boys Massapequa Arsenal; additionally, 20 teams have been National finalists. On the national scene ... LIJSL is a member of Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association (ENYYSA) which registers over 100,000 players. ENYYSA is one of 55 state associations affiliated with the United States Youth Soccer Association (USYSA) which has 3.1 million players. USYSA is divided into four regions, and we are a member of Region 1 which includes: Connecticut, Delaware, Eastern New York, Eastern Pennsylvania, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Pennsylvania West, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia. Region I is the largest region with 1.2 million registered players. USYSA is a member of the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) which is a member of FIFA (Federation Internationale Football Association).