Our Mission

The Delta Youth Soccer League (DYSL) is a volunteer nonprofit organization that provides recreational and competitive soccer programs for boys and girls ages 4 to 19 years in the Antioch, Pittsburg, Bay Point and adjacent unincorporated areas.

The purpose of the DYSL shall be to develop, promote and administer the game of soccer among youth without regard to race, religion, color, creed, sex or national origin.

The 3 "C"s of Delta

  • Character – To demonstrate, through example, the meaning of honesty, responsibility, loyalty, and discipline.
  • Conscience – To help build your child’s sense of right and wrong.
  • Courage – To encourage your child to follow his conscience, to stand up for what is right, to take responsibility when something goes wrong, and never to be afraid to say "I made a mistake."

Latest News

Wait list

Registration for the 2021 home league soccer season is complete. If you are still interested in playing and missed the online registration, we have a wait list available. Click the link below. Complete the information and once our teams are built, we will pull names from the list, where needed. If you are willing to coach a younger age group (U10 or U8), we could get you on a team. Let us know via the Contact Us page.

Click here for Wait List form.

Jim Bonwell
6/11/21 10:00 AM
Referee Course for 1st Time Referees

DYSL is hosting two referee courses for first time referees. If you are at least 13 years old and want to become a licensed referee, sign up now.

This course is for new, first time referees that have not been previously certified or registered. Grassroots referees can officiate competitive, small-sided or recreational youth and amateur adult matches. Check the Referee Page if you want to see how much you can make.

Course Requirements
First Time Grassroots Referees completing registration through the Learning Center must complete the following requirements.
* Online Grassroots Referee Course Module - 4.5 hr.
* First Time Grassroots Referee Quiz - 45 mins.
* Introduction to Safe and Healthy Playing Environments - 1 hr.
* SafeSport (if 18 years or older) - 1 hr.
* U.S. Soccer Federation Gold Standard NCSI Background Check (if 18 years or older)

Once you have completed the four (4) assignments in the Learning Center, you need to attend an in-person field session. All 4 assignments must be complete BEFORE you attend this field session.

Field Session
Click here for July 25th Field Session
Click here for August 15th Field Session

Cost is $75. DYSL youth referees (under 18) may be eligible for reimbursement if they complete the required number of referee assignments.

Please arrive 15 min early to check in. Bring a whistle, water, running shoes, and athletic attire.
Questions? Contact Basker Veeraswami at vbsker@aol.com

Jim Bonwell
7/9/21 5:06 PM
Scholarship Winners

This year DYSL awarded $2000 in college scholarship to 4 graduating seniors. These student athletes were selected based on their GPA and essay. Each were asked how playing soccer (or refereeing) was a positive influence in their lives. Applicants had to maintain a grade point average of 3.0 or greater. The average CPA of these winners was 4.06. Congratulations to these outstanding DYSL Student Athletes.

Marlon Murphy Memorial Scholarship (referee)
Dennis Gavrilenko - Deer Valley High School - $750
Mikayla Coria - Dozier Libby Medical High School - $250

Jeannie Barker Memorial Scholarship
Malia Papalagi - Antioch High School - $750
Cammie Johns - Heritage High School - $250

Jim Bonwell
7/13/21 9:38 AM
Banners USA Discount offer

If you are looking for a place to order your banner, consider Banners USA. DYSL has partnered with Banners USA to provide a discount code on team banner orders. Banners USA is also rebating $5 back to DYSL for every team banner purchased.

* You can design online with ready to edit templates
* Order by Noon Wednesday and get it that same Friday using SmartShip.
* Receive $10 off order
* Free Souvenir Paper Poster for each player included
* Go to www.bannersusa.com and enter Discount Code DELTA at checkout

File: Banner USA Flyer.pdf

Jim Bonwell
7/14/21 10:32 AM
Picture Day August 7th

Due to COVID, there will be no Opening Day Parade and Ceremony. We will still be doing picture day on August 7th at the East Fields of Antioch Youth Sport Complex. Picture times will be posted soon along with online ordering instructions.

Jim Bonwell
7/24/21 7:32 AM

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