ISL Level 3 Central
Iowa Soccer League (ISL) Level 3 Central
Welcome to the home of ISL Level 3 Central! The Level 3 Central league is a new option for 9U (NEW) and above age groups and is a vital component of our "Soccer for all. Soccer for life." pathway and programming efforts. "Level 3" is our designation for recreational players and teams and as the pathway diagram shows, Level 3 exists at all age groups!
The purpose of the Iowa Soccer League is to provide our members a place to play while supporting the game and creating a better environment through coach and parent education, as well as professional administration and leadership. This purpose is at the core of our competitions programming and holds true for all Level 3 to Level 1 Iowa Soccer leagues.
Fall 2017 Timeline - Play Dates and Administrative Timeline
Play dates for the upcoming league season will be as follows:
- September 9 - 10: Weekend #1
- September 16 - 17: Weekend #2
- September 23 - 24: Weekend #3
- Sept 30 - Oct 1: Weekend #4
- October 7 - 8: Target United Cup @ Altoona *NEW
- October 14 - 15: Weekend #5
- October 21 - 22: Weekend #6
- October 28-29: Weekend #7
- November 4 - 5: Reschedules Completed By
Team Entry will be completed by each club's registrar using our Tourney Machine online registration tool. Registration is open to 9U and above Iowa Soccer member teams in the Central Iowa area. Click on the link below to access the Tourney Machine team entry page.
Team Entry & Withdraw Fee Schedule
Team fees are not due at the time of entry. Iowa Soccer will invoice each club for the total number of teams entered.
- Team Entry Fee: $25.00 (June 26th - July 16th)
- Withdraw Fee: $100.00 (starting July 24th)
- Team entries will not be accepted after Sunday, July 16th
Fall Divisional Groups...and the Schedule
Groups will be formed in the following ways:
- Fall season groups will be formed based on "real time" rosters and spring 2017 match results
- Single age groups will be offered in 11U, 12U, 13U and 14U for both Boys (Co-ed) and Girls.
- *NEW 9U-10U age groups will be offered for both Boys (Co-ed) and Girls.
- Upper age groups will include 16U and 19U full-sided (11v11) for both Boys (Co-ed) and Girls.
- Small-sided (7v7) groups will be available at 13U, 14U, 16U, and 19U for both Boys (Co-ed) and Girls.
The ISL Level 3 Central features seven games over an eight-week period, using both Saturdays and Sundays as play dates. Groups will be scheduled as follows, with game times at 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM, and 5:00 PM:
- 13U, 14U on Saturdays
- 11U, 12U, 16U, and 19U on Sundays
- *NEW 9U-10U Girls on Saturdays at 9:00 AM / 10:15 AM / 11:30 AM / 12:45 PM
- *NEW 9U-10U Co-ed (Boys) on Sundays at 1:00 PM / 2:15 PM / 3:30 PM / 4:45 PM
US Soccer Mandates
The ISL Level 3 Central is in compliance with all US Soccer mandates. A detailed standards chart is included below and will be updated by season. Please reference the chart for field sizes, roster sizes, form of the game and more.
ISL Level 3 Central Standards Chart
Referee assignments will be made by the club of the home team on the schedule. Each club will determine how and when referees are paid.
*All matches at these locations will be cancelled unless noted otherwise*