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 ages of 8-14/15. The league is comprised of in excess of 50 communities throughout Northeast Ohio with both competitive and geographical brackets.

We are currently accepting applications to join for the fall season.

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

USSF National "D" Course Offered

Bay Village is hosting a USSF National "D" Course June 10-12.

The National "D" license is a 36 to 40-hour course designed for the experienced coach who has already earned a National "E" license. The focus of this course is to improve a coach's ability to positively influence individual players and teams.

Click on this link for more information:

USSF National D Course Description

2016 OHTSL Scholarship

Congratulations to the following high school seniors who have each been awarded a $1,000 scholarship from the Ohio Travel Soccer League:


Koral Kasnyik

Megan King

Dimitri Mavrakis

Kyle Moore

Robin Olesinski

Andrew Saxer

Nathan Spicuzza


Congratulations and good luck in college!!!!





Billing Information

Please send declaration / forfeit fees to the following address:

PO Box 16205
Rocky River, OH  44116

Special Offer From The OHTSL

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June 6 - Fall Team Registration Open

June 12 - Last day to play spring games begin

June 30 - Fall Team Registration Closes

July 6 - Fall Pre Bracketing Meeting- Invitation Only

This is a invitation Only meeting. 

Location: TBA

6 PM to completion

July 17 - Fall Bracketing Meeting

 Location: Grantwood Golf Course, 38855 Aurora, Road, Solon, OH 44139

              *Please note that the location needed to be changed due to the Republican National Convention and limited hotel accessibility*

3 PM - 4:15 PM Girls Bracketing

4:15-5:30 General Meeting

After GM- 7 PM or so Boys Bracketing

New Heading Rules Synopsis

Heading is not allowed in ages U8, U9, U10, and U11. If in the referees opinion a player intentionally heads the ball the result shall be an indirect free kick awarded to the opponent at the spot of the infraction. If the header is in the box, it will result in an indirect free kick just outside of the box.

Referee Fees For Spring 2016

U-8, U-9, U-10(6v6)         $30.00

U11, U12 & U14(8v8)        $36.00

U-13, U-14 (11v11)           $42.00

U13 & 14 Division 1 teams that use a 3 man referee system

CR $40.00 AR1 $22.00  AR2 $22.00

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 & away community will get billed half the official fee. 

OHTSL Director of Coaching -- Announcement

OHTSL Director of Coaching, Marcie Klebanow has been appointed as head coach for Maccabi USA's Juniors Girls' soccer team for the 20th World Maccabiah Games.

Click here for the full press release.