Mother Lode Youth Soccer League

2018 Season Information
  • All recreational season games will be played at the Howard Park Soccer Fields in Ione
  • Practice locations will be determined by each team's respective area
  • Practice dates/times will be determined by each team's respective coach and Area Coordinator
  • Coaches receive their team rosters in July
  • Coaches are requested to contact team members no later than August 5th
  • If you haven't heard from your coach by August 9th, please contact your respective Area Coordinator
  • Practices typically begin between August 1st and August 19th (at the coach's discretion)
  • Opening Day is August 18th
  • Closing Day is October 27th
  • Jamboree is on October 27th. Jamboree is an exciting end of the year tournament for U10 and up teams and is played on the final day of the recreational season. Teams are randomly selected to play one another. Younger age groups will have regularly scheduled games
  • Picture Day is August 11th
  • Field Preparation Day is August 11th. Everyone is welcome to help us prepare the soccer fields at Howard Park for the season. More information to follow at a later date
  • Required Items: All players are required to wear soccer cleats (no toe cleats) and shin guards. And please do not forget water for EVERY practice and game
  • Recommended Items: It is helpful for each player to bring their own soccer ball to each practice (U6 & U8 use size 3 ball, U10 & U12 use size 4 ball, U14 & U16 use size 5 ball)
  • Fundraising: Every Player is requested to participate in our fundraiser. The team that sells the most will be awarded a Pizza Party. We also provide individual awards for most sold
  • Pet Policy: Please remember pets are NOT allowed at Cal North, District 8 and MLYSL events, including practices and games. Please remind relatives and friends attending these events of this policy