American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO)
West Side Soccer League has been affiliated with AYSO since its inception in 1987 as Region 611. WSSL is part of Section 3, Area A of AYSO's national structure. WSSL derives its core philosophy and centers all of its soccer programs around AYSO's vision, mission and six philosophies.
AYSO's Vision is to provide world class youth soccer programs that enrich children's lives.
AYSO's Mission is to develop and deliver quality youth soccer programs which promote a fun, family environment based on AYSO's Six Philosophies:
- Everyone Plays
- Balanced Teams
- Open Registration
- Positive Coaching
- Good Sportsmanship
- Player Development
AYSO has a tremendous archive of resources that are great for parents, coaches, referees, administrative volunteers and players. More information about AYSO can be found at ayso.org.