It is the mission of the LYSL to develop, deploy, and maintain a comprehensive program for the development and promotion of the game of soccer for the youth of Lincoln Township, and surrounding areas. This League has been established as a non-profit and e

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The U14/15* Coed travel middle school age division is an 11 v 11 format. This division adheres to the rules/format of the Michigan State Youth Soccer association (MSYSA) and the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) for all aspects of play and field/goal size. 

There will be approximately ten (10) games (half home/half away) with a number of additional practices determined by the coach. Game format will be identical to competitive (travel) soccer, two (2) 35 minute halves and three USSF sanctioned referees at all home games (away may use two). All home games are at the Rockey Weed Soccer Complex. This division will play away games against other clubs (Berrien Springs, Bridgman, Coloma, Paw Paw, Saint Joseph, South Haven, and so on). Games will most likely be on a weekday evening and/or on a Saturday, over the course of a five to six week season.


Format Age Level Play Time (minutes)^ Preferred Roster size Max (Roster) Min (Roster) Min (game day) Assistant Coach Offsides  Ball size Field size Goal Size
11 v 11 U13/14~ 2x35 16 18~ 13 7 Required* Yes 5 210x315 24x8

^ Break Time (minutes): U10 to U14 – 10 minutes. 

* Coaches may choose to not have and assistant coach and in some cases there will not be enough coaches available. 

~ It is acceptable to play up to U15 as long as you are in 8th grade (freshman are not allowed. Maximum allowed team size is 22, game day miximum roster is 18

All players recieve a uniform kit, which includes jersey, shorts, and socks. Insurance is covered by Michigan State Youth Soccer Association through Got Soccer.