US Youth Soccer Massachusetts State Cup
Massachusetts Youth Soccer hosts the US Youth Soccer Massachusetts State Cups Tournament each year. This tournament brings together some of the best U12 to U19 teams in Massachusetts. All teams must be properly registered with Mass Youth Soccer and all (U12-U18) teams must compete in a Mass Youth Soccer approved qualifying league. The U12 and U14 age divisions will be limited to 16 teams each. Note: U12 (8v8) team rosters are limited to 14 players. The U15-U19 age divisions will be limited to a maximum 12 teams each. The winner of each age/gender grouping is declared the State Champion and goes on to represent Massachusetts in the US Youth Soccer Region 1 Championships in Barboursville, West Virginia. Regional winners will then go on to play in the US Youth National Championships at the Toyota Soccer Complex in Frisco, Texas.
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In the U12 (8v8) through U19 age divisions, all competition will be in a round robin format. Each age division will play the appropriate number of games in its bracket based on the number of teams in that bracket. Winners of each bracket, based on total points, will advance to the semi-final round of competition. No more than four (4) teams will advance to the semi-final round from each age division. For the U15 through U19 age divisions, the second place bracket finisher with the highest point total will advance to the semi-final round with the three bracket winners.
The team entry fee for State Cup 2016 for U12 (8v8), U13 and U14 teams is $800.00.
The team entry fee for State Cup 2016 for U15 and older teams is $850.00.
Teams in the U12 through U18 age divisions that are not selected to participate in the State Cup will be offered the opportunity to participate in the Massachusetts Open Cup.
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