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Welcome to the Detroit Lakes Youth Soccer Association

 Our Mission is to promote and foster, in our members, a basic knowledge of soccer by creating a fun, fair and safe environment. We emphasize a competitive spirit focusing on skill-development, respect, self-confidence, leadership, sportsmanship and teamwork.

Fall Banquet Coming Up On September 18th!

Mark your calendars for a fun evening supporting DLYSA at the Holmes Ballroom!

If you are interested in attending and would like to purchase a ticket you can do so online through: Paypal ( or number: 320-241-9914) or Venmo (search @dlysa under the business tab and mention banquet ticket in the notes section before sending the money)

OR you can purchase a ticket in-person at the concessions stand next Tuesday evening during mighty strikers from 5:30-6:30! Tickets are $100 and include 2 plated meals catered by La Barista and 4 drink tickets! We play a few games, host a silent auction supporting locally owned businesses, a gun raffle, 10 $100 cash prize chances, and a $3000 cash grand prize chance at the end of a fun evening supporting our youth soccer club. This is the only fundraising event we ask our members to participate in and is the club's main source of income each year! Please consider joining us!! If you'd simply like to make a donation to the club, email Courtney for what those options look like!

Register for Fall Mighty Strikers!

Fall Mighty Strikers Is Here! Register below TODAY for players 3-8 years old! Season starts August 17th! If your child will be heading into 4th, 5th, or 6th grade, please register them for our 4-5-6 fall program (see below!)


Our Fall 4-5-6 program for players going into 4th, 5th, and 6th grade this fall is here! 

Season Dates: Mondays + Wednesdays

Week 1: Sept. 13 + 15

Week 2: Sept. 20 + 22

Week 3: Sept. 27 + 29

Week 4: Oct. 4 + 6

Time: 4:00-5:15 pm

Location: Memorial Field (Field 2). See map for field 2 location, it is on Garnet Blvd across 11th Ave. from the middle school.

Cost: $40.00. Online payment only. Registration Deadline is September 12th.

For more information email: Courtney Tracy at

Come ready to play! Soccer cleats, shin guards, and own ball recommended. Learn to improve your soccer skills in a fun and encouraging environment!

Field 2 Satellite Map


We are bringing back our mesh banner program and we want your business to be featured at our stadium!! There are two options for advertising your business can choose from. Head to the link for more details on the banner options and to fill out your form to BrushMark Signs!


If you'd like to make a donation to the club you can do so at any time by sending your donation directly to the club to our Paypal email: or number: 320-241-9914.

You can also send a check to our office with "club donation" in the memo to: 

Detroit Lakes Youth Soccer Association

1137 Jackson Avenue, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501

DLYSA is a non-profit organization that can benefit from your donation, and you can write off your donation to the club on your taxes! 

You can also support the club through your business by purchasing a mesh banner to display at our stadium! See the information below on how to get started with that! 

We thank you SO much for all the ways you've supported DLYSA in the past and for continuing to support our club and the players now and in the future who will benefit from your giving as we seek to continually improve and grow as a club!

TOPSoccer is BACK!

Registration for Summer 2021 is now OPEN!


Practice/game nights will be on Tuesdays from 7pm - 8pm.

Start date is TBD but likely June 1.  

There is NO COST to participate in TOPSoccer for the 2021 season.

Who Plays TOPSoccer?

Any athlete with a disability including but not limited to: A.D.D., Autism, Hearing Impaired, Sight Impaired, Cerebral Palsy, Traumatic Brain Injury, Cystic Fibrosis, Down Syndrome, Multiple Sclerosis, Muscular Dystrophy, Seizure Disorder and Spinal Bifida. If you have a question about your athlete and whether this program fits their needs, contact the site coordinator nearest you. (See contact information below.)

Player Benefits

  • Sense of belonging, value of being part of a team
  • Improved self-esteem, fitness and social skills
  • Success based upon ability
  • FUN!

In an effort to better explain to our members what TOPSoccer is all about, we encourage you to visit our Facebook page to see the program in action.  

How can I get involved?

To volunteer to help out with this program, contact Nancy Young for Detroit Lakes TOPSoccer at 760.271.6436 or

We are happy to come alongside your family and work with you so that your child is able to play soccer this summer! Please complete the attached Scholarship Application form and send by mail/email, so our Scholarship Committee can review it!

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