Long Island Junior Soccer League
Recap: The Future of Coaching with Ianni Training

Recap: The Future of Coaching with Ianni Training

As part of the League’s Soccer at Home initiatives, LIJSL has been working together with Ianni Training to provide digital workshops for its membership. The Future of Coaching: Understanding Unconscious Emotions in a Return to Play, took place on Tuesday, May 19. This workshop narrowed in on the mental challenges that players may face when […]

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Nominations Kicking Off For ENYYSA “Of the Year” Awards

Nominations Kicking Off For ENYYSA “Of the Year” Awards

By Randy Vogt, Director of Public Relations, Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association Eastern New York’s TOPSoccer Buddy of the Year Jessica Lee was also celebrated as both the Regional and National TOPSoccer Buddy of the Year. But all the praise that she received would not have occurred if she had not been nominated. So […]

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Eastern New York Seeking Applicants for College Scholarship Program

Eastern New York Seeking Applicants for College Scholarship Program

By Randy Vogt, Director of Public Relations, Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association Every summer, the Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association (ENYYSA) awards college scholarships for deserving high school graduates. The scholarships available are named after Jack Bauman plus Patricia Louise Masotto and Brenda Driscoll (four total scholarships for girls) and Livio D’Arpino (two scholarships for boys). Criteria for […]

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West Hempstead TOPSoccer Reunites Through a Drive-By of Player Homes

By Randy Vogt, Director of Public Relations, Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association The coronavirus outbreak has upended our lives in so many ways, including that youth soccer’s Spring Season has been cancelled. To lift the spirits of their players who are missing soccer, the TOPSoccer Program of the West Hempstead Chiefs Soccer Club organized […]

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LIJSL Teams Up with Ianni Training to Provide Soccer at Home Content

LIJSL Teams Up with Ianni Training to Provide Soccer at Home Content

As part of the Long Island Junior Soccer League (LIJSL) Soccer At Home initiatives, Ianni Training will present several webinars over the upcoming weeks. Former MLS player Patrick Ianni along with his partner Seth Taylor will be presenting exclusive content to LIJSL parents, coaches, and club presidents. Ianni Training focuses on the mental aspects of […]

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Important LIJSL Update, Information Spring ’20 Season

Important LIJSL Update, Information Spring ’20 Season

First, we trust that you are staying safe and healthy in these most difficult times. Following the recent series of roundtables with all League member club Presidents, ongoing League Board discussions, as well as continued monitoring and assessment of governing authorities’ directives of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, please be advised of the following; LIJSL Spring […]

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Long Island Junior Soccer League Launches Soccer at Home Initiatives

Long Island Junior Soccer League Launches Soccer at Home Initiatives

  The Long Island Junior Soccer League (LIJSL) has teamed up with League partners such as New York Red Bulls, The Coaching Manual and keynote speaker Patrick Ianni to provide content for membership. Players, coaches, and player families can remain engaged in soccer via online webinars, digital learning, programs, and entertaining virtual events. “During these […]

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TOPSoccer at Home

TOPSoccer at Home

While playing the beautiful game has been limited in recent times, the Long Island Junior Soccer League has been continuing to provide various ways of interaction with Soccer at Home initiatives. Whether it be virtual events, presentations, or digital content, LIJSL is actively engaging membership to stay in touch with the game at home. LIJSL […]

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LIJSL community mourns passing of longtime LISRA Assignor Nick Apostolides

LIJSL community mourns passing of longtime LISRA Assignor Nick Apostolides

By Randy Vogt, Director of Public Relations, Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association Tributes are pouring in from throughout the Long Island soccer referee community after the passing of Nick Apostolides from the coronavirus and health complications at the age of 77 on April 3. He lived a very interesting life as he survived the […]

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