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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 09U 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.

Spring 2018 Administrative Timeline and League Play Dates


January 15 Team Entry Opens ($25.00 per team)
February 4 Team Entry Closes @ Midnight
February 5

Late Registration Opens ($50.00 per team)

1st Team Entry Confirmations

Field Inventory Collection Opens

February 8 Late Registration Closes @ Midnight
February 9 Wait List Opens ($100.00 per team)
February 11 Wait List Closes @ Midnight
February 12

Division Viability Announcement

Division Change Request Period Opens

2nd Team Entry Confirmations

February 18

Division Change Requests Due @ Midnight

Field Inventory Due @ Midnight

February 19 Divisional Groups Formed (League Director)
February 22 3rd and Final Team Entry Confirmations
March 14 Preliminary Schedule Release Date / Review Period Opens
March 18 Schedule Review Period Closes @ Midnight
March 23 Final Schedule Release (Tourney Machine)
April 7-8 Weekend #1
April 14-15 Weekend #2
April 21-22 Weekend #3
April 28-29 Weekend #4
May 5-6 Weekend #5
May 12-13 Weekend #6
May 19-20 Weekend #7
May 26-27 BYE Weekend (Memorial Day)
June 2-3 Reschedules Completed By
June 9-10 Target United Cup (Ames)


Team Entry & Fee Schedule

Team Entry will be completed by each club's registrar using the 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 fees are not due at the time of entry.  Iowa Soccer will invoice each club for the total number of teams entered at the end of the season.

  • Team Entry Fee: $25.00 (January 15 - February 4)
  • Late Team Entry Fee: $50.00 (February 5 - February 8)
  • Wait List Team Entry Fee: $100.00 (February 9 - February 11)
    • Team entries will not be accepted after Thursday, February 8
  • Withdraw Fee: $100.00 (starting February 19)

Divisional Groups and the Schedule

Groups will be formed in the following ways:

  • Spring season groups will be formed based on "real time" rosters and fall 2017 match results
  • Single year age groups will be offered in 09U, 10U, 11U, 12U, 13U and 14U for both Co-ed (Boys) and Girls.
  • Double year age groups will include 15U-16U full-sided (11v11) for both Co-ed (Boys) and Girls.
  • Small-sided (7v7) groups will be available at 13U, 14U, 15U-16U, and 19U for both Co-ed (Boys) 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:

  • 13U, 14U on Saturdays at 1:00 PM / 3:00 PM / 5:00 PM
  • 11U, 12U, 15U-16U, and 19U on Sundays at 1:00 PM / 3:00 PM / 5:00 PM
  • 09U, 10U Girls on Saturdays at 9:00 AM / 10:15 AM / 11:30 AM / 12:45 PM
  • 09U, 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.

Weather Updates

*All matches at these locations will be cancelled unless noted otherwise*

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