In the fall of 1998, Gavrilo Princip entered competition in the Second division of Lake Erie Soccer League, associated member of U.S. Soccer Federation and FIFA.

Thanks to excellent results in the first season, Gavrilo Princip was promoted into the  Leagues’ First Division and has remained there ever since. On several occasions in the first 10 years of the club, Gavrilo Princip has had also a second team playing in the Second Division.