The LIJSL Academy is a training and games based program that is focused on delivering elite level training and competitive games in a developmental environment.
The program is supplemental to what players are doing at their clubs. Therefore, it complements the training the players receive at their clubs. Additionally, the program allows players to train at a higher level and play in elite competition. Players will be introduced to the Academy coaching methodology that is designed to bring their game to a higher level.
Broken down, the LIJSL Academy offers three unique programs to players.
LIJSL Academy Super Y
The LIJSL Academy Super Y program provides players with elite level training sessions and weekly competitive games in the Super Y League. The Super Y League games are held through the summer, with a chance to compete for a national championship in December. In the 2022 season, four teams qualified for the National Tournament with three teams heading down to Tampa to compete this winter.
LIJSL Academy East
The LIJSL Academy East is part of a plan to expand the footprint of the Academy program and youth soccer in the eastern portion of Long Island. The Academy East program is focused on providing the highest level of training for players residing in eastern Long Island.
LIJSL Academy West
The LIJSL Academy is part of a plan to expand the footprint of the Academy program and youth soccer in the western portion of Long Island. The Academy West program is focused on providing the highest level of training for players residing in western Long Island.
Questions regarding the LIJSL Academy can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org