Age Group Guidelines

League Assignment by Birth Year and Season

Use this chart to determine the appropriate age group for your player for the season.  

SOCCER AGE CHART

BIRTH YEAR 2020-21 2021-22 2022-23 2024-25 2025-2026
2021         U4
2020       U4 U5
2019     U4 U5 U6
2018   U4 U5 U6 U7
2017 U4 U5 U6 U7 U8
2016 U5 U6 U7 U8 U9
2015 U6 U7 U8 U9 U10
2014 U7 U8 U9 U10 U12
2013 U8 U9 U10 U12 U12
2012 U9 U10 U12 U12 U14
2011 U10 U12 U12 U14 U14
2010 U12 U12 U14 U14 U16
2009 U12 U14 U14 U16 U16
2008 U14 U14 U16 U16 U19
2007 U14 U16 U16 U19 U19
2006 U16 U16 U19 U19 U19
2005 U16 U19 U19 U19  
2004 U19 U19 U19    
2003 U19 U19      
2002 U19        

 

 

Playing up in the next league is allowed for January-July birth dates based on size and ability but will be  very limited. All play-up requests will be reviewed by and must have the approval of the Deputy Commisioner.

Playing down in a younger league is allowed only for medical reasons, requires a doctor's letter, and the approval of the Commissioner.

BRYC Elite

BRYC Elite

DC United

DC United

NVSL

NVSL

ODSL

ODSL

US SOCCER

US SOCCER

VYSA

VYSA

USYS

USYS

Washingtoin Spirit

Washingtoin Spirit