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Welcome to the Brainerd Blast Soccer Club

About Lakes Area Youth Soccer Association (LAYSA)

The mission of LAYSA is to foster, promote and perpetuate the game of soccer for youth in the surrounding community of Brainerd/Baxter.   We offer both a tournament travel program and a community summer recreational program.  LAYSA is the name of our non-profit organization.  Our teams compete/play under the name Brainerd BLAST.

We are over 300 members strong.  We are proud to serve our members from communities of Central Minnesota. 
Brainerd • Baxter • Pillager • Nisswa • Pequot Lakes • Crosslake • Crosby • Ironton • Deerwood • Little Falls • and more!


Get Ready For Soccer!

Although winter is in the air, there are things we can do to get ready for soccer this spring and summer.  1)  Get registered as soon as possible (2/15 was the deadline).  2) View the tournament schedule.  3) Reserve your hotel rooms as blocks become available.  4) Attend our parent meeting April 2nd at Roundhouse Brewery.  Remember to bring your completed waiver and volunteer check.


There will be no Sunday soccer February 4, 11, and 18.


We'll see you February 25th!

2018 Summer Travel Soccer

Register Today! Late fees will apply after February 15th.

Parent Meeting Monday April 2, 2018

New jerseys this year, thank you to our sponsors!

Spring Tournament Opportunities

Spring is just around the corner!  Gather your friends and join us for a couple of tournaments to kick off the new season.  April 21st in Brainerd/Baxter, and the weekend of April 27th in Bemidji.  Team registration information will be coming soon.

Winter Programs

Our Sponsors

It is through the generosity and partnership of our sponsors that we are able to offer the best value for our members.   Even though we are a volunteer based, nonprofit organization, this would not be possible without them. 

Thank you Sponsors!