Northern Lights YMCA partners with Northern Stars Soccer Club

IRON MOUNTAIN – Dickinson County Northern Lights YMCA and Northern Stars Soccer Club are joining forces.

“Northern Stars Soccer Club is a local competitive soccer league that are has been in the area for 20 years,” Kelly Evosevich-Poupore, NLY youth coordinator, said in announcing the partnership. “Many athletes have participated in this club with some playing college soccer.”

Northern Lights YMCA will be offering STAR Kickers soccer classes for five weeks running Monday, April 21, through Sunday, May 25. Northern Stars Soccer Club will be instructing the classes.

“All of our coaches must attend and pass coaching courses to obtain a license to coach for our league,” a Northern Stars representative said.

Classes will be offered on Sundays from 2 p.m. to 2:45 p.m., age 3-5; 3 p.m. to 3:45 p.m., age 6-10, and 4 p.m. to 4:45 p.m., age 11-13.

“This is a win, win partnership,” Evosevich-Poupore said. “We get to offer a great program with qualified instructors, and our participants get a quality class.”

For more information on this event, contact the YMCA front desk at 906-774-4076 or