The league will reveal the groups for the 2013 North American Finals presented by Nike through a series of video announcements beginning this afternoon. One age group (boys and girls) will be announced each day on the Super Y-League YouTube channel (www.youtube.com/uslyouthsoccer) through October 23. Links to the announcement videos will be posted on Twitter (@SuperYLeague).
The finals will be held December 5-9 at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida.
Following is the video announcement schedule:
Wednesday, Oct. 16 U12s
Thursday, Oct. 17 U13s
Friday, Oct. 18 U14s
Monday, Oct. 21 U15s
Tuesday, Oct. 22 U16s
Wednesday, Oct. 23 U17s
The full game schedule for the 2013 Super Y-League North American Finals will be released on Thursday, October 24.
Created in 1999 with 12 teams, the Super Y-League now includes nearly 80 clubs from throughout the United States and Canada. Between 8-16 boys teams and 6-8 girls teams have qualified for the 2013 Super Y-League North American Finals in U12 through U17 age divisions. Teams will compete in three days of group play December 5-7, with semifinals and finals set for December 8-9.
2012 Champions Boys Girls
U17 Parsippany SC VSI West Florida Flames
U16 Southern Soccer Academy Triangle FC
U15 VSI West Florida Flames Atlanta Fire United
U14 Ironbound SC Cleveland Internationals
U13 Long Island Rough Riders Long Island Rough Riders
U12 Tampa Bay United FC America
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