Big Sun Youth Soccer League, Inc. (BSYSL) is the PREMIER youth soccer program in Marion County!  Coaching and serving Marion County youth has been our mission for over 30 years.  Big Sun is a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization.  Big Sun is governed by an Executive Board of Directors.  Operational oversight is administered by the Recreational Board, Competitive Board, and Adult Board.  Big Sun offers a high-quality, competitive environment right here at home!

Big Sun by the Numbers

In the 2018/19 year Big Sun had a BIG impact on our community.  Keeping youth and adults kicking, exercising, and loving the beautiful game of soccer!

Recreational Program – 856 players

Competitive Program – 288 players

Elite Program – 239

Adult Program – 178

Executive Board of Directors

Dana Parker, President

Josh Scroggie, Vice President

Scott Griffin, Secretary

Recreational Board of Directors

Josh Scroggie, President

John Bland, President- elect

Michael Peterson, Purchasing

Competitive (Ocala Premier/Central Florida United) Board of Directors

Yani Mikedis, President

Jay Fratello, Vice President

Jenn Davis, Secretary

Dana Parker, Treasurer

Kellee Price, Member at-Large

Peter Smith, Member at-Large

Tracy Belcher, Member at-Large

Kelly Davis, Member at-Large


Peter Smith, Competitive & Elite Interim Director of Coaching

Jennifer Vera, Recreational Director of Coaching