Launched in 2014 with the 2001 age group, the Ontario Player Development League (OPDL) is one of the province’s first standards-based, youth high performance league that combines top level competition with high performance training standards. This program is recommended for players that are serious about their technical and tactical development, while pursuing the collegiate scholarship pathway. OPDL is an innovative, exciting youth high performance program is an important component of the overall movement to adopt the core principles of Long Term Player Development (LTPD) across soccer at large in Ontario and Canada. 

For inquiries, please email customerservice@burlingtonsoccer.com or call us at 905-333-0777 to speak to our customer service representative.


OPDL Trial Dates (2022/23)

Are you interested in taking your game to the next level? Our OPDL program is just the spot.

Our OPDL Trials are open to any player interested in challenging themselves with the highest level of play in Ontario. All are required to register for the trials online. The trials cost $10 for those new Bayhawks. Current Bayhawks, contact Danny Burnett to receive your registration code. 

Boys

Boys U14 (2009)
Date Time Location
Tuesday, October 25 6 – 7:30pm City View, F2
Thursday, October 27 6 – 7:30pm City View, F2
Sunday, October 30 9 – 10:30am City View, F2
Boys U15 (2008)
Date Time Location
Tuesday, October 25 7:30 – 9pm City View, F2
Thursday, October 27 7:30 – 9pm City View, F2
Sunday, October 30 10:30am – 12pm City View, F2
Boys U17 (2007/2006)
Date Time Location
Tuesday, October 25 7:30 – 9pm City View, F1
Thursday, October 27 7:30 – 9pm City View, F1
Sunday, October 30 10:30am – 12pm City View, F1

Girls

Girls U14 (2009)
Date Time Location
Monday, October 24 6 – 7:30pm City View, F2
Wednesday, October 26 6 – 7:30pm City View, F2
Friday, October 28 6 – 7:30pm City View, F2
Girls U15 (2008)
Date Time Location
Monday, October 24 7:30 – 9pm City View, F2
Wednesday, October 26 7:30 – 9pm City View, F2
Friday, October 28 7:30 – 9pm City View, F2
Girls U17 (2007/2006)
Date Time Location
Monday, October 24 7:30 – 9pm City View, F1
Wednesday, October 26 7:30 – 9pm City View, F1
Friday, October 28 7:30 – 9pm City View, F1

Missed the assessments but still interested in the program? Reach out to our Coaches below to find out more.


OPDL Coaches List 2021/2022

Head CoachAssistant Coach
Boys U13 (2009)Julio GarciaMark Worton
Girls U13 (2009)Chloe SchleichkornGinny Cass
Boys U14 (2008)Kevin GrantJR Khory
Girls U14 (2008)William MorrisFrancesca Cardwell
Boys U15 (2007)Alban LikaJamie Shannon
Girls U15 (2007)Steve PayneMarie-Piere Schleichkorn
Boys U17 (2005)Silviu ButnaruAnthony Vercillo
Girls U17 (2005)William MorrisFrancesca Cardwell
Mens League1
Reserve
Mark WortonNeil Wilson
Womens League1
Reserve
Neil WilsonSilviu Butnaru

Looking for More information about our League 1 Program? Click here.


OPDL Program Information

OPDL Resources

OPDL Program Details – Click Here
OPDL Parent Handbook – Coming soon
OPDL Game Day Regulations – Click to Download
BSC Post-Secondary Pathway – Click Here