Due to the significant changes of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), State and Federal Government social distancing guidelines and the extension of the suspension of play by US Youth Soccer and US Soccer, all Illinois Youth Soccer sanctioned activities are suspended until at least May 15, 2020.
Activities include but are not limited to games, practices, tournaments, tryouts, travel permits, tournament passes, events, etc. Any activities conducted prior to April 30, 2020 would be considered not sanctioned by Illinois Youth Soccer and will not be covered by Illinois Youth Soccer insurance.
Thank you for your cooperation to protect our soccer family.
Latest updates (April 15)
- Letter From Mary Jane Bender, Illinois Youth Soccer Executive Director (April 12)
- March 25 Coaches Connection Presentation (YouTube Video)
- SBA / Disaster Relief Loans (from US Soccer)
- The Illinois Youth Soccer office will be closed until at least May 15. All staff will be working remotely and can be reached via email to serve our membership. You can find a staff email listing here.
This decision has been made in accordance with the guidance of public health and medical professionals based on the ongoing and rapid acceleration of the coronavirus. As the number increases, the Board of Illinois Youth Soccer has decided to exercise caution in the interest of our soccer family. .
Please follow the advice and guidance from your local health department. For more information on the current status across the country and measures you can take, go to:
Thank you for patience and co-operation.