Who we are and What we do
Massachusetts Youth Soccer Association is the official representative of the United States Soccer Federation (US Soccer), the national governing body for soccer in the United States, and United States Youth Soccer Association (US Youth Soccer) in Massachusetts. At the international level, Massachusetts Youth Soccer is a member of the Federation Internationiale de Football Association (FIFA). FIFA is the worldwide governing body for soccer and is responsible for organizing, developing and promoting the game of soccer throughout the world.
Massachusetts Youth Soccer exists to promote and enhance the game of soccer for the youth of Massachusetts and to encourage the healthy development of those players. It does so by offering and sponsoring a variety of programs designed to improve the quality of all players, coaches and administrators.
Member Organizations often take advantage of the assistance provided by Massachusetts Youth Soccer (1) to develop and educate their coaches and players, (2) to provide insurance coverage for their participants and (3) for administrative assistance.
In addition to providing member services, Massachusetts Youth Soccer owns and maintains the Massachusetts Youth Soccer Fields at Progin Park. The facility is home to 11 natural grass and 5 synthetic turf fields. Progin Park hosts the US Youth Soccer State Cup and is a premier location for league and tournament play.
In line with the goal to enhance the game of soccer for the youth, Massachusetts Youth Soccer has also developed a close working, mutually beneficial relationship with the New England Revolution and the Boston Breakers. These efforts on the national front, as well as our support of international events, demonstrate the importance of combining youth and professional soccer in order to aid the continual growth of soccer in Massachusetts.
Massachusetts Youth Soccer is an organization that supports its sponsors in a professional manner, through direct communication with an attentive and loyal audience of dedicated parents and coaches. Corporate sponsorships help to support various programs and events of Mass Youth Soccer throughout the year.