Who Are We? #LionvilleProud

Lionville Soccer Club (LSC) is a grassroots travel soccer club located in Downingtown, Pennsylvania.  

Our club’s mission is to foster the growth and development of the whole athlete through their participation in travel soccer.  LSC believes that the player’s pursuit of excellence through personal development and teamwork will instill habits and teach lessons for lifelong success.  Through the synergy of quality coaching, sound leadership and passionate volunteers, Lionville Soccer Club creates an environment conducive to Total Player Development.

Lionville Soccer Club is committed to providing competitive travel soccer options for young athletes ages 7-18 in Chester County, PA.  Currently, LSC has 250+ players participating in a number of competitive leagues in both Fall and Spring including: Elite Development Program (EDP), Atlantic Premier League (APL), Philadelphia Area Girls Soccer (PAGS) and Central League Soccer (CLS).  In addition to league play, Lionville teams compete in a variety of local, high-level tournaments throughout the year.  Select LSC teams will expand their schedules to include one or two ‘away’ tournaments annually.  Lionville Soccer Club fully recognizes the tremendous importance in providing an appropriate level of soccer for each individual team.  We offer flexibility within our program, assuring all players participate in challenging circumstances that will yield positive outcomes and development.

Lionville Soccer Club is subject to and abides by the rules and regulations of the United States Youth Soccer Association (USYSA) and the Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Association (EPYSA).

 HISTORY OF LYA

This is an outline story about men and women with vision who worked to make the place where they lived a very family-oriented community centered on children.  Now we all enjoy the fruits of their labor and below is the story of how it all began, how it grew, where it is now and where it is going in the future.  LYA has a proud history and we have broken it down into decades.  Please click on the links to see the appropriate decade’s history:

Prior to and including 1962,a handful of neighborhood boys from Uwchlan Township played baseball in Downingtown and Chester Springs…on Hallman Field.In 1963.

This is an outline story about men and women with vision who worked to make the place where they lived a very family-oriented community centered on children. Now we all enjoy the fruits of their labor.

Although the building of Lionville Park was scheduled for completion over a 10-year-period, on July 4, 1980.the park was formally dedicated at the flag pole area.

The Phillies’ Tug McGraw (center) attending LYA Opening Day. In the front row are Uwchlan Township Supervisor Sam Matthews, Lionville Junior High Principal Walt Kottemeyer.

Field Information

Target Field – Address: 220 Dowlin Forge Rd, Exton, PA 19341

Martin’s Farm Park – Address: 321 Laurel Moors Drive, Exton, PA 19341

Spring Run Park – Address: 675 Taylor Rd, Downingtown, PA 19335

Eagleview Fields – Address: 499 Wharton Blvd, Downingtown, PA 19341

Lionville Park – Address: 542 W Uwchlan Ave, Exton, PA 19341

Pine Creek Park – Address: 1488 Yellow Springs Rd, Chester Springs, PA 19425

Lionville Soccer Club teams play our home games at UNITED SPORTS TRAINING CENTER (USTC), Downingtown, PA

Address: 1426 Marshalton Thorndale Road, Downingtown, PA 19335

TRAVEL SOCCER COSTS

Yearly costs for Lionville Soccer Club teams range from $1300 – $1900. For further information on pricing, please contact the Head Coach for your desired age group. Payments are broken down into 5-6 installments over the course of the year. Uniforms are separate and typically cost between $100 and $150 dollars.