Age Group Chart

In 2016 US Soccer announced the change from school year age groups to birth year age groups. Effective Fall 2016, all Illinois Youth Soccer events, league play and sanctioned tournament will be run in birth year age divisions

When reading age groups: U8 should be read as 8 and younger, etc.

Soccer Season Fall 2016 - Spring '17 Fall 2017 - Spring '18 Fall 2018 - Spring '19
Birth Year      
2013     U6
2012   U6 U7
2011 U6 U7 U8
2010 U7 U8 U9
2009 U8 U9 U10
2008 U9 U10 U11
2007 U10 U11 U12
2006 U11 U12 U13
2005 U12 U13 U14
2004 U13 U14 U15
2003 U14 U15 U16
2002 U15 U16 U17
2001 U16 U17 U18
2000 U17 U18 U19
1999 U18 U19  
1998 U19*    

*For the Fall 2016 - Spring 2017 season: Players born from August 1, 1997 – December 31, 1998 will be labeled as Under-19/20s.

 

 

 











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