The following is a brief summary of the major events we offer or sponsor:
Massachusetts State Cup – The Massachusetts State Cup brings together some of the most competitive boys & girls soccer teams in Massachusetts in the under 13 through under 19 age groups. The tournament is in a single elimination format until the top 8 teams are left to play in round robin competition to determine the Mass State Cup Champions. The awarded champion in each age group represents Massachusetts at the US Youth Soccer Northeast Regional Championships. The winners of the Regional Championships advance to the US Youth Soccer National Championships. This tournament attracts about 2,500 players, 1,200 coaches, referees, and administrators, and more than 10,000 spectators every Spring.
Massachusetts Tournament of Champions (MTOC) – The majority of youth players compete in travel league play governed by geographical boundaries. The Massachusetts Tournament of Champions is a season-ending tournament in the under 12 through under 19 age groups, bringing the leagues together every summer to determine the best of the league champions. Each of these leagues establish their own guidelines, including league playoffs, to determine their representatives to this tournament. The leagues that participate in MTOC are: Berkshire, Boston Area (BAYS), Coastal, Essex County, Midland Area (MAYS), Middlesex, Nashoba, Pioneer Valley (PVJSL), South Coast, and South Shore. This tournament attracts about 2,500 players, 1,000 coaches, referees, and administrators and more than 10,000 spectators.
Recreation Tournament – The Mass Youth Soccer Recreation Tournament is a unique one day jamboree held in the Fall, only open to recreational players. Held in a 8 v 8 format for the under 8 through under 12 boys and girls teams, this program was initiated and organized to enhance and honor the accomplishments recreational players achieve by participating in state-wide events. The Jamboree is held at Citizens Bank Fields at Program Park, the Mass Youth Soccer facility in Lancaster, Massachusett.
The Wagner District Select Cup is the season-ending tournament for the District Select Program. Beginning in 2008, the event will be held at Citizens Bank Fields at Progrin Park, the Mass Youth Soccer facility in Lancaster, Massachusetts.