WELCOME to the Website of York USA!
York USA is a soccer league affiliated with Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Association (EPYSA). We provide a youth soccer league in the south central Pennsylvania area that promotes and encourages the development of both team and individual skills. We welcome any and all clubs to apply for membership in our youth soccer league.
 

2020 - 2021 Registration

GotSoccer is the official software provider of Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer for the 2020-2021 season.  The choice of registration software is up to each individual organization for club and league business. However, all teams participating in travel or recreational leagues within EPYSA must use GotSport for player, coach and team registration. All organizations within Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer must register board members with contact information in GotSport.

Details about the transition plan to GotSport are included in the link below.  A Phase 1 Manual is also included in the link below:

GotSoccer - New Seasonal Year Registration Process


Phase Two has been launched on the EPYSA website. The following topics have been addressed:

  • Player data upload for organizations using a third-party platform
  • Coach data upload
  • Coach registration and annual risk management compliance
  • Team creation

Risk Management is an annual requirement for all coaches, trainers, managers and board of directors. All organizations are encouraged to communicate to individuals now to secure the documents listed below.

  1. PA Clearance Documents (valid for 5 years, those who have 2015 dates are expiring)

a.     PA State Police Check

b.     PA Child Welfare History

c.     FBI Fingerprints or Affidavit

d.     Can be saved in separate files to be uploaded at a future date

Where to Obtain PA Clearances

  1. Concussion Training (annual)

a.     CDC Heads Up will be integrated with GotSport in June.  Until that occurs, please go to: Concussion Training

b.     In the meantime, training can be taken directly from the CDC website. Please remember to save the certificate in a file for future upload.

CDC Heads Up Course

  1. Safe Sport Training (annual)

a.     SafeSport will be integrated with GotSport in June

b.     In the meantime, training can be taken directly from the SafeSport website. Please remember to save the certificate in a file for future upload.

c.     Anyone who took the course last year will be eligible for a shorter refresher course as long as you use the same email that your originally used with SafeSport.

d.     Email safesport@epysa.org for the free access code when completing the course directly at SafeSport Training Course

 Contact Marisa Pigeon at mpigeon@epysa.org with questions.

 

York USA Scholarships

Winners of the 2020 Scholarships can be found at Scholarships   

The Beth Hufnagel Scholarship, in memory of Beth Hufnagel

The Mick Geisinger Scholarship, in memory of our former league administrator, Michelle "Mick" Geisinger

Deadline for Application: March 1, 2021

Please find additional information about each scholarship and applications forms: Scholarships

 

 

 

 


 
Registration
 
HEAD HEART HEAT

The Pennsylvania "Safety in Youth Sports Act" established standards and guidance related to the prevention, preparation, response and recovery of injured youth athletes. Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Association (EPYSA) has established mandatory procedures for implementing the requirements of this law and requires all member leagues and affiliates to comply with the guidance set forth in this law. As an EPYSA member, York USA has established the HEAD HEART HEAT section as a mechanism for providing our member clubs access to educational materials required by the EPYSA mandate. 

Heads Up Coaches 

ConcussionWise for Coaches

ConcussionWise Parents

ConcussionWise Players

CardiacWise Coaches

CardiacWise Parents

CardiacWise Players

HeatWise Coaches

HeatWise Parents

HeatWise Players

US Youth Soccer's Recognize to Recover Program