Welcome To The OHTSL

This is the web site of the Ohio Travel Soccer League. The OHTSL is a Youth soccer league for Travel/Community clubs both boys and girls between the Birth Years of 2003-2010 (U-9 thru U-14/15). The league is comprised of in excess of 75 communities and in excess of 775 teams throughout Northern Ohio with both competitive and geographical brackets. The league is a proud memebr of US Club Soccer.

For more information about the League, Sponsorship opportunties or to consider joining please contact Howard Klebanow at hklebanow@gmail.com or 216-469-7104.



When: October 5th and 6th, 2019

Where: Lodi Soccer Complex – Seville and other nearby fields

Who: Boys and Girls Travel / Community Teams

BIRTH YEARS: 2011-2005 / AGES: U9-U15

2011-2010 - 7 v 7

2009-2008 - 9 v 9

2007-2005 - 11 v 11

COST: 2011-2008 (U9-U12) $375.00

2005-2007 (U13-U15) $425.00


Click on the TOURNAMENT tab above and then OHIO TRAVEL CUP for the registration link and additional tournament information!


Congratulations to the following high school seniors who have been awarded $1,000 scholarships by the Ohio Travel Soccer League:

Makayla Grecenuk, Highland
Nicole Branum, Sandusky
Lauren Gumeny, Olmsted Falls
Annika Dudik, Geneva
Robert Steindl, Firelands
Andrew Lozinak, North Royalton
Cameron Salco, Avon Lake
Aidan Walsh, Rocky River

Thank you to everyone who applied this year. This year was one of the largest and most competitive pool of applicants we have ever had.

OHTSL on Facebook

The OHTSL has a Facebook page.  Click on the following link to visit us:

OHTSL on Facebook

Passcard Fees and Roster Sizes

Passcard fees for 2019/2020

Age 11(2007) and below $14.00

Age 12(2006)-15(2002) $16.00

Staff $20.00 for 2 year pass

Roster size US Club Roster size is 26 for all ages but OHTSL game roster sizes below

 U9(2009)-U10(2007) 7v7-14

U11(2006)-U12(2005) 9v9- 16

U13(2004)-U14(2003&2002) 11v11-18

U8s will play in a U8 division in the U9 Bracket


Billing Information

Please send declaration / forfeit fees to the following address:

Ohio Travel Soccer League

P.O. Box 39398

Solon, Ohio 44139


August 10 - Close Fall schedule change period at 12:00 p.m

August 18 - Fall Season Starts

Fall Season Dates Aug 18, 25, Week of 8/19(if needed)Sept 8, 15, 22, 29, Oct 13, 20, (Oct 27 make up date)

October 27 - Final date for Fall games to be played

Click here to see all calendar events.


Do you have a question about roster size?  I bet other people have the same question!  For the answer to this question, and many other commonly asked questions, please go to the Frequently Asked Question section of our website.  Click on INFO at the top of this page, then PROCEDURES.  You will find Frequently Asked Questions under LEAGUE PROCEDURE.  

Referee Fees For Fall 2019/Spring 2020

 (7v7)- U9,10       $30.00

 (9v9)- U11, 12 and including U13-15 9v9       $36.00

(11v11) - U13, 14 and 15 competitive division(D1, D2, ONLY) Use a 3 man system   

CR $40.00 AR1 $22.00  AR2 $22.00

(11v11)- U13, U14, and U15 non-competitive division( 3, 4, SW, East and West )-1 man referee system $42.00

If only 2 referees show up for a 3 man game the pay is $40 for the center and $22 for assigned AR.

Home Team Pays the referee before the game.

If a game is cancellled less than 24 hours prior to game and the home community Assignor isn't contacted by phone. Official gets full pay and home  community will get billed the official fee. 

US Soccer Upcoming Grassroots Licenses

US Club Soccer will be sponsoring upcoming US Soccer Grassroots Licenses:

US Soccer 11v11 Female Coach's License (in person)

Saturday June 29, 2019

Time: 8:30am-12:30pm (coaching course)                                        12:30-1pm (lunch)                                                                1pm-3pm Positive Coaching Alliance Seminar

Where: North Royalton

Cost: $90

Link: https://dcc.ussoccer.com/courses/available/19/details/4530

US Soccer 7v7 Grassroots Coaching License (in person)

Saturday July 13, 2019

Time: 9am-1pm

Where: Wadsworth

Cost: $55

Link: https://dcc.ussoccer.com/courses/available/21/details/4654

US Soccer 11v11 Grassroots Coaching License (in person)

Saturday August 3, 2019

Time: 9am-1pm

Where: Chardon, OH (Hosted by Geauga Federation)

Cost: TBA

Link: TBA

Coaches Connection

Looking for coaches/trainers who are looking to get involved with a local community.

Communities Seeking Coaches/Trainers:

  • Chagrin Falls (seeking female coach for U11/U12 girls)
  • Geauga Federation SC
  • Revere
  • Solon Soccer Club
  • Twinsburg AC 
  • Shaker Youth Soccer


If interested, please contact Director of Coaching, Marcie Schwartz, at doc@ohtsl.com