Registration Open for 2023-2024 Soccer Teams
Evaluations/Tryouts for CASL Teams June 13-14, 2023
The East Lansing Soccer Club (ELSC) provides US Soccer guided youth developmental soccer opportunities for Kindergarten - 8th grade boys and girls. Registration is now open online for all ELSC programs for the 2023-2024 school year at www.elsoccer.org. All registered players will be placed on a team.
Evaluations/Tryouts for CASL Teams: For grades 3 and up who are interested in a more competitive soccer opportunity, are encouraged to try out for an ELSC Capital Area Soccer League (CASL) team. Times and dates of evaluations/tryouts are by grade and can be found below:
All players wishing to play on a CASL team must be evaluated. Please register online prior to try-outs at https://elsoccer.org/?page_id=34 using the 2023-2024 General Registration form.
Evaluations/Tryouts location: East Lansing Soccer Complex.
Arrive 15 minutes prior to the evaluation/tryout time for check-in.
Wear shin guards, and bring a soccer ball and water.
Fees for 2023-2024 season:
- Recreational teams are $100, season consists of both fall and spring sessions.
- CASL teams are $200, season consists of both fall and spring sessions.
- All fees are due paid in full by August 1, 2023.
- Any late registration (after August 1st) may be accommodated, but a $15 late fee will be applied.
Questions or need to schedule a makeup? Contact the East Lansing Soccer Club at email@example.com.
About us: The East Lansing Soccer Club is organized for the charitable and educational purpose of providing instruction, recreation and competition in the sport of youth soccer in the East Lansing area. Emphasis will be placed on maximum player participation by members of the club. Instruction and recreation will be of more importance than competition.
Recreational soccer program - Players 2nd-6th grade are placed on school grade level teams that play against other community teams in the East Side Soccer League (ESSL). Season is traditionally 8 games over 8 weeks in the fall starting around Labor Day, and 8 games over 6 weeks in the spring after Spring Break. Games are Saturday mornings. Practices are twice per week. Registration is open NOW until August 11th and all registered will be placed on a team. Fees only $100!
Select soccer program - Players can be in 4th to 8th grade and are evaluated for a spot on a team. All players selected will be placed on a team based on their grade. Teams play against other community teams in the Capital Area Soccer League (CASL). Season is traditionally 8 games over 8 weeks in the fall starting August 29th and 8 games over 6 weeks in the spring starting after Spring Break. Games are Saturday or Sunday afternoons. Practices are twice per week. Evaluation for a CASL team is required, and dates and times for tryouts are June 14th for boys and June 15th for girls. Players not selected for a CASL team will be placed on a recreational team with their age group. Registration is open NOW and teams will be identified by June 30th. Fees only $200.
Kindergarten and 1st Grade soccer program - Kindergarten and 1st graders players are placed on K/1st grade teams that play other ELSC teams in a small sided game format (usually 4v4 with no goalkeeper.) Their season is traditionally 8 weeks in the fall starting after Labor Day, and 6-7 weeks in the spring starting after Spring Break. Games are during the week and practices are twice per week. Registration is open NOW until August 16th. All players registered will be placed on a team. Fees only $50 for spring and $50 for fall!