The West Hartford Youth Soccer Association (“WHYSA”) is a non-profit organization that organizes recreational soccer programs for children in West Hartford, Connecticut. WHYSA strives to provide an age appropriate soccer-playing environment for all children in the program that accommodates each child’s ability and desire to play at various levels of competition. Accordingly, WHYSA offers co-ed youth recreational soccer programs in four age appropriate divisions: Training, Mites, Juniors, and Seniors. WHYSA emphasizes fun, fair play, skill development, teamwork, and sportsmanship. The purpose of recreational soccer is to provide an opportunity for the participants to have fun, learn the sport and develop life skills including a life-long love of the game. Our mission is to enhance all participants’ enjoyment of their soccer experience while developing each child’s soccer skills and technic.