The NYAA is a registered 501(c)3 nonprofit youth sports organization serving the Northwestern Lehigh School District area, providing educational athletic opportunities that range from recreational to competitive for pre-school through high school aged boy
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The Northwestern Soccer program holds OPEN tryouts for all age groups each spring. These tryouts are for the travel soccer teams that currently participate in the Lehigh Valley Youth Soccer League (LVYSL). Dates and times for each age group are listed below.

Northwestern Soccer will be adopting the mandated birth year calendar age groupings starting with the 2017-18 soccer year.  Click here for an age group listing: US Soccer Age Grouping Matrix


Complete Tryout Schedule:

Age Born In Year Date Time Location Contact (click to Email)
U9 2009      
U10 2008       Soccer Director
U15 2003 4/25 6:00 PM Ontelaunee Rick Brensinger
4/28 6:00 PM Ontelaunee

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Age Born In Year Date Time Location Contact (Click to Email)


      Soccer Director



4/24 6:00 PM Rec Field 2 Brinley Geiger
U12 2006 4/17 6:00 PM Rec Field 2 Crystal Brensinger
4/21 6:00 PM Rec Field 2




4/19 6:00 PM Ontelaunee Andy Fink
4/26 6:00 PM Ontelaunee

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What to Bring:  

  • Completed Tryout Registration Form
  • Shin Guards, Spikes, Water
  • Soccer Ball
  • Wear a shirt with a number on the back (current players should not wear current uniform)

รข€‹Note: Players may or may not be given a numbered scrimmage vest to wear during hte tryout.  If they are given a numbered vest, they should wear the vest for the entire session unless told otherwise by the lead coach running the tryout session.  If given vests, players should wear the same vests for any additional tryout sessions they attend.


Players should arrive 15-20 minutes prior to the scheduled start time in order to complete the registration process.  Registration is done on-site by submitting the completed registration form which you can download from the link above.  It is not done prior to the tryout.  Independent evaluators will be on-site and each player must be registered properly.  Early arrival will ensure players are ready to begin promptly.


Evaluation Process:

Players will be evaluated for their technical, tactical, mental, and physical soccer abilities. Independent evaluators will evaluate the players and selections will be made by the coaching staff of the team from the pool of information established by the coaches evaluating players.


*Combined Age Groups

If a tryout is listed as combined and we have enough players to form an age-appropriate team at each age group, we will do that.  If there is not enough players to form two separate teams then one combined team may be formed and entered into play at the older age.  The lead coach at the session will discuss options with families attending the session



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