The purpose of the Clearcreek Youth Soccer Association (CYSA) is to provide an opportunity for children to experience the game of soccer in fun safe environment. CYSA is a district SAY - the Soccer Association for Youth, USA (www.saysoccer.org) and is part of the Miami Valley South SAY area (MVS) (http://www.mvssoccer.com) SAY soccer is strictly a recreational league.
CYSA runs a fall session that provides for players age 3 through high school seniors. The players are divided into the following divisions;
Candy 3 - Coed 3 years old
Candy 4 - Coed 4 years old
Candy 5 - Coed 5 years old
Passer - Boys 6-7 years old
Girls 6-7 years old
Wings - Boys 8-9 years old
Girls 8-9 years old
Strikers - Boys 10-11 years old
Girls 10-11 years old
Kickers - Boys 12-13 years old**
Girls 12-13 years old*
Minors/Seniors - Coed 14-18 years old
* Traveling teams in 2012
**Traveling teams playing within the MVS area. Must have 4 teams to play in-house.
*** Traveling teams are scheduled by MVS
Practices begin the first week in August and games begin the weekend before Labor Day. Regular games typically run through the 3rd weekend in October with tournaments (in-house/MVS) the last weekend in October. The number of teams sent to the MVS tournament may vary from year to year, and is decided later in the season by MVS. Candy teams do not participate in any tournaments. CYSA will
do its best to provide each team with a minimum of 8 games. Currently, traveling teams play 10 games.