Des Plaines Park District

Youth Soccer Leagues

Youth Soccer Leagues

Lil Kickers League 
Ages: 4-7
Grades: K-1

This Soccer League exposes young players to team dynamics and develops intermediate and advanced skill levels. This league is for all levels of skill and acts as an introductory league to soccer fundamentals. The season is 7 weeks long, and is coordinated by park district staff and game days are ran by Hot Shot Sport’s Trainers. Games are on Saturdays and are located at Prairie Lakes Soccer Fields.

Youth Soccer Leagues
Ages: 7-9 Grades: 2 & 3
Ages: 9-11 Grades: 4 & 5

The Youth Soccer Little League & Juniors League are designed to emphasize player skill development, while maintaining a safe environment where your child can learn and enjoy the game of soccer. These leagues are ran by parent volunteer coaches, but coaches are trained by the Switching The Field organization, which is a group that trains coaches on the game of soccer and how to coach! The season is 8 weeks long, and games are on Saturdays at Prairie Lakes Soccer Fields. Practices are on Mondays and Wednesday either 5:30-6:30p or 6:30-7:30p depending on coaches availability.

D62 Competitive Middle School Soccer League
Ages: 11-14
Grades: 6-8

The Competitive Middle School Soccer League involves the 3 middle schools located in Des Plaines: Algonquin, Chippewa, and Iroquois. Each school will have 1 or 2 teams made up of 6th-8th grade boys and girls split evenly in skill, and will compete against the other middle school teams. Games are on Saturdays, and practices are on Wednesdays right after school at your child’s school. Players will get to represent their school with a full set uniform: jersey, shorts, and socks. Compete for the traveling trophy!

Administrative & Leisure Center2222 Birch Street • 847-391-5700

Golf Center Des Plaines353 N. River Road • 847-803-GOLF

Lake Park Golf Course & Marina1015 Howard Avenue • 847-391-5730

Mountain View Adventure Center510 E. Algonquin Road • 847-391-5733

Mystic Waters2025 Miner Street • 847-391-5740

Prairie Lakes Aquatic Center515 E. Thacker Street • 847-390-4949

Prairie Lakes Community Center515 E. Thacker Street • 847-391-5711