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Welcome to the Thruway Soccer League

Welcome to the home of the Thruway Soccer League, the place for premier teams to play soccer in central and western New York state.

Why play in the Thruway League?

1) The Thruway League is the only true promotion/relegation premier league in New York West.

2) The Thruway League Presidents division winners from New York West receive automatic invite to the US Youth Soccer Region 1 Presidents Cup tournament (specific age groups). 

3) The Thruway League is a qualifying league for the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series for both New York State West Youth Soccer and Eastern NY Youth Soccer

2015 Accepted Teams and Division Placements

Below, please see the 2015 Division Alignments

Pleasse note, we received a record number of applications this season.  Well over 220 teams applied.  213 were accepted.  Of the 213 teams, 146 are returning teams, and 67 are new to the league.

As a reminder - all team registration fees are now due!

All division placements are now final!

All scheduling worksheets and instructions have been distributed.

Completed worksheets must be returned to the League Office by March 15th.

A reminder to Coaches for the 2015 Season.

Beginning in the 2015 Season, all coaches will be required to hold a USSF E License.

See the policy that was adopted at the 2014 League Annual Meeting.

Need to get your license?  See the current coaching education offerings from NYSW.

Help speed your team's 2015 application by completing the information in the Thruway League Coaches Registry.

Report Your Match Score from Your Smart Phone
Avoid the $10 Late Reporting Fine!

PhoneItIn™ is Demosphere’s revolutionary score reporting system. Instead of being in front of a computer, you can now report scores on the go from your mobile device.

For those more comfortable making a call, Demosphere provides an 800-number for use. From there, users can speak or use touch tone commands to report game scores.

For those with iPhone or Android devices, a free app allows easy score reporting with no phone call required!

Ready to start? Download PhoneItIn from Apple’s iTunes Store or the Google Play Store!

Additionally, please review the screenshots linked below for more information about PhoneItIn™ on your mobile device.

Signing In - Entering a PIN number and a game number   (We will publish the Thruway League Pin number at a later date.)

Confirm - Confirm the game is correct and proceed to enter score

Sign up to receive a text message on your phone for field closures.

At the bottom on the left hand column of the front screen is a green/yellow box.  I encourage all team managers, coaches, and parents to sign up to receive text notifications on their cell phone about field closures.  The service is free, normal text message fees apply depending on your phone plan.  You select what facility you will receive notifications about.

How do I log into my team page?
Log in to print your roster and report your scores.

Look in the policies and procedures menu and find the article entitled "How do I Log into My Team Page" for complete instructions on how to log in.  It is important for teams to know how to access this page to print out match line up rosters and report your match scores.

Format of Game Play

 

Formats of Game Play
Age Group Format Roster Size Game Length Ball Size Field Variations Recommended Goal Size
U18/19 11 v 11 22 2 - 45 min halves #5 100-130 yards long by 45-90 yards wide  8 feet by 24 feet
U17 11 v 11 22 2 - 45 min halves #5 100-130 yards long by 45-90 yards wide   8 feet by 24 feet
U16 11 v 11 22 2 - 40 min halves #5 100-130 yards long by 45-90 yards wide   8 feet by 24 feet
U15 11 v 11 22 2 - 40 min halves #5 100-130 yards long by 45-90 yards wide   8 feet by 24 feet
U14 11 v 11 22 2 - 35 min halves #5 100-130 yards long by 45-90 yards wide   8 feet by 24 feet
U13 11 v 11 22 2 - 35 min halves #5 100-130 yards long by 45-90 yards wide   8 feet by 24 feet
U12

8 v 8

including the goalkeeper

18 2 - 30 min halves #4 Not Greater than 80 yards long by 55 yards wide 7 feet by 21 feet
U11

8 v 8

including the goalkeeper

18 2 - 30 min halves #4 Not greater than 80 yards long by 55 yards wide 7 feet by 21 feet