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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 Thruway League Annual General Meeting

The 2015 Thruway League Annual General Meeting will be held on February 15, 2015 at the RIT Inn starting at 2:00PM.

The meeting will include a review of the previous season and election for positions of League President and Secretary.  

Apply for 2015 NYW Thruway League - Registration Closes February 6th!
Do you need to log back in and update your application?

In order for a team to log back into his/her application they will need to ask the system to send him/her a pin # and team #.  This was provided on your confirmation, however if you don't have it click the link that says, "If you don't have a PIN# or TEAM#, or you've forgotten it, then click here to have it sent to you."  The system will send the team contact the pin # and team # for all teams that use the email address entered.  The contact can then modify the application, enter a roster (if needed), and pay (if he/she hasn't already).

Click this link to log back into your application.
 

2015 Season Team Fees
2015 Team Applications will be accepted beginning January 9, 2015
See the website calendar for important dates.

Team registration fees for the 2015 season remain unchanged.

Referee Match Fees

Your team registration fee will include all referee match fees.  You do not need to bring cash to the field to pay the officials.  Referees will be paid by the league.

As a result the registration fees for 2015 will be as follows:

For the U11 & U12 age groups:  $370 in referee fees and $250 league registration for a total of $620.00

For the U13 & U14 age groups:  $450 in referee fees and $250 league registration for a total of $700.00

For the U15 & U16 age groups:  $560 in referee fees and $250 league registration for a total of $810.00

For the U17 & U18/19 age groups:  $640 in referee fees and $250 league registration for a total of $890.00 

 

U11 and U12 Format

The U11 and U12 game format will mimic the same format used in the national championship series.  All games will be played 8 v 8 and will be 30 minute halves.

Late Game Changes

In addition to the late cancellation and reschedule fees in the table, all cancellations and reschedules (other than weather or State Cup related) will be charged a $35.00 surcharge.

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