South Texas Youth Soccer and the Houston Dynamo / Dash have partnered to present the STYSA Dynamo / Dash League. The league offers playing opportunities for competitive teams in the Houston and the surrounding areas of the Eastern District, and serves as the qualifying league for entry into other STYSA competitions. Originating in Fall 2015, the league exclusively hosts all the Eastern District Super II and Division I levels of play. This includes boys and girls teams from the U11 through U19 age groups. STYSA manages all operations of the league including but not limited to, rules of play, registration, scheduling and field usage, disciplinary actions, and referee assignments. The Dynamo/Dash League is under the direction of the STYSA Eastern District Vice-President, the operations of which are handled out of the South Texas state office.
**DDL ANNOUNCEMENT FOR UNSEEDED TEAMS: 7/25/17**
Due to the high volume of UNSEEDED team applications, the review of applications may take a bit longer than expected. We anticipate that by Thursday, August 3, all applied UNSEEDED teams will be contacted regarding their teams acceptance or not. We apologize in advance for any delay. IF ACCEPTED, unseeded teams will be given a minimum of 48 hours to fill out the GotSoccer application once they are notified of their acceptance.
FALL 2017 QUALIFIED TEAMS
U12-U19 Boys 2017 FALL SEEDED LIST: 2017 BOYS SEEDING LIST
U12-U19 Girls 2017 FALL SEEDED TEAMS: 2017 GIRLS SEEDING LIST
**U11 teams will be published following the U11 Qualifying Event (see below for details).
FALL 2017 APPLICATION / REGISTRATION
Registration for SEEDED Teams (see above links for seeded teams): 2017 DDL Registration (GotSoccer)
Application for UNSEEDED Teams (teams not listed in the above links): CLOSED (Google Doc)
FALL 2017 COST
DDL follows a per game fee. Payment for a determined number of games is paid up front. Reimbursements are made to teams if their game count is lower than what they paid for.
U11-U14 per game fee: $115/game
U15-U19 per game fee: $135/game
Payment Policy - updated 7/22/17
FALL 2017 SCHEDULE / FORMAT
*The DDL schedule will be released in late August.
**Final Brackets and League Format will be published here following the close of registration
Game-Day Procedures - (2016/2017) Procedures will be updated for 2017-2018 in August.
Dynamo/Dash League Rules - Click Here - updated 8/3/16
DDL Code of Ethics
2017-2018 U11 Qualifying Events
The U11 Qualifying Event will qualify new U11 teams into the 2017-2018 Dynamo / Dash League. Typically, the league accepts the top 24 teams from the Qualifying Event. The event is also used to initially bracket the teams into the league.
2017 Date: August 19-20, 2017
2017 Cost: $425
2017 Registration: U11 Qualifying Event Registration (GotSoccer)
Registration Deadline: August 9, 2017
Format: The event will include 4 mini-games...2 games Saturday, 2 games Sunday. The schedule will be published by August 9, but teams should plan on 1 morning game and 1 afternoon game each day. Rest time between games will be about 2-3 hours. Opponents will be randomly determined (prior to the schedule release) but attempts will be made to avoid in-club match-ups.
STYSA 2017-2018 Competitions Model
*Questions about League Operations of the Dynamo/Dash League can be directed towards Mike Leland.
|2017-2018 General Timeline
July 19, 2017 - Application deadline for UNSEEDED Teams.
July 26, 2017 - Registration Deadline SEEDED and accepted unseeded teams. All team registrations must be handled using the GotSoccer system.
August 19-20, 2017 - U11 Qualifying Event
August 25, 2017 - Anticipated Schedule Release date
September 6, 2017 - Transfer and Release Deadline
September 9-10, 2017 - Opening Weekend
October 11, 2017 - Deadline for adding NEW players to rosters. "NEW" defined as a "new player to STYSA"
November 18-19, 2017 - Last Weekend of Fall Play.
Spring 2018 Dates: TBA
Past League Results
Fall 2015, Spring 2016, Fall 2016-Spring 2017
FALL 2016 BRACKETS / FORMAT
U11-U12 BOYS/GIRLS - updated 8/26
U13-U19 BOYS - updated 8/26/16
U13-U19 GIRLS - updated 8/26/16