LYSA – Lexington Youth Soccer Association
Since 1980, the Lexington Youth Soccer Association, a non-profit organization, has run recreational soccer programs for the city of Lexington. LYSA’s board oversees youth and adult recreational programs, a select program, Lexington F.C. and a special needs program, TOPS.
In 1988, LYSA reached an agreement with the City of Lexington to develop a soccer complex at Masterson Station Park. It has conducted much of their recreational program at Masterson since. Its U5 and U6 programs are conducted at the Kentucky Farm Bureau field on Leestown Road, and it also has use of parks land off Berea Road near the Legacy Trail.