Long Island Junior Soccer League
Eyeing the Spring Season, Club Development Days Announced

Eyeing the Spring Season, Club Development Days Announced

Following a series of promising Club Development Days in the fall, LIJSL is pleased to announce the spring 2021 Club Development Days for U7 and U8 players (Born 2014 & 2013). Club Development Days offer hi-energy match conditions to young players with the goal of helping them develop a strong connection and passion for the […]

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LIJSL Volunteer Bella Pepe Awarded USYS East Regional TOPSoccer Buddy of the Year

LIJSL Volunteer Bella Pepe Awarded USYS East Regional TOPSoccer Buddy of the Year

US Youth Soccer (USYS), the largest youth sport organization in the country, and the national association of LIJSL, recently announced its’ Regional recipients of their “Of the Year” awards. For the second consecutive year, an LIJSL volunteer has received regional recognition by USYS. East Islip SC’s Bella Pepe, representing LIJSL and the leagues’ state association […]

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Seabury Begins Term as New League President, Appoints Contreras to Director Spot, Officers Elected

Seabury Begins Term as New League President, Appoints Contreras to Director Spot, Officers Elected

With the torch passed from long-time league volunteer Anthony Maresco, Andrew Seabury now becomes the 11th President in LIJSL’s storied 55-year history. As President of the largest youth activity organization on Long Island, and one of the largest youth soccer leagues in the United States, he assumes the leadership of over 100 member clubs, nearly […]

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League Presidency Transitions with Maresco Retirement Announcement, Passes Leadership Torch to Seabury

League Presidency Transitions with Maresco Retirement Announcement, Passes Leadership Torch to Seabury

LIJSL President Anthony Maresco announced his retirement from soccer to an assemblage of club presidents during the League’s recent (virtual) General Meeting on December 8th. “I take this opportunity to advise you that I have retired from soccer. The board and I have put together a succession plan to ensure a smooth transition. I am […]

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Hall of Fame Class 2020 Announced

Hall of Fame Class 2020 Announced

December 9, 2020 (Ronkonkoma, NY) – The Long Island Junior Soccer League (LIJSL), the largest youth soccer league in New York, announced their Hall of Fame Class of 2020, during the League’s General Meeting held on December 8th. Due to ongoing COVID protocols, the meeting was held virtually, the first General Meeting to be conducted […]

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2020 Marg McGory TOPSoccer Volunteer of Year Award Announced

2020 Marg McGory TOPSoccer Volunteer of Year Award Announced

December 9, 2020 (Ronkonkoma, NY) – The Long Island Junior Soccer League (LIJSL), the largest youth soccer league in New York, announced Jessica Lee as the 2020 recipient of the Marg McGory TOPSoccer Volunteer of the Year award. The announcement came during the League’s General Meeting held on December 8th. Due to ongoing COVID protocols, […]

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Three Long Island Junior Soccer League Clubs Host Alumni Games

Three Long Island Junior Soccer League Clubs Host Alumni Games

By Randy Vogt, Director of Public Relations, Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association  This year might be a turkey but that did not prevent three Long Island Junior Soccer League (LIJSL) clubs with a long history in the Eastern New York Youth Soccer Association (ENYYSA) from hosting their Alumni Games over Thanksgiving Weekend. It’s a time to renew old friendships while […]

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November 15th Academy Tryout Re-Scheduled

Due to inclement weather, the 11/15 LIJSL Academy tryout for: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008 players was re-scheduled. Please find the new date below: Date: Friday, 11/27 Time: 2:00 – 3:30 PM Location: Peter C. Collins Soccer Park Boys & Girls Born: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008 *Note – If you have already registered and completed payment, […]

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