To improve the Winona Youth Soccer Association program as it develops the whole person, both in player skill and the quality of team play.
Overview of WYSA
The Winona Youth Soccer Association (WYSA) sponsors a summer youth soccer program for ages 11-19. WYSA is a member of the state run Minnesota Youth Soccer Association (MYSA), the largest governing body of youth soccer in the state of Minnesota, which in turn is part of the US Youth Soccer Association and U.S. Soccer Federation.
As determined by the larger umbrella organizations, Minnesota Youth Soccer sponsors competitive league play beginning at the U-11 level. Each year through U-19 is represented as a separate competitive category, U-11, U-12, U-13, U-14, ect. U-11 and u-12 play 8 v. 8, whereas U-13 and above play 11 v. 11. A listing of all Minnesota Youth League Clubs, their acronymns, and even club logos is found at: MN Youth Soccer Organization website under the tab “clubs.” Likewise, this web page contains an archived, and during the season current, listing of league standings under the tab “League Standings.”