US Youth Soccer Documents Progress of Teams Toward Cup Play

22 Jun, 2016

Teams Progress Toward Championship in Tulsa, OK

US Youth Soccer is proud to announce the 2016 US Youth Soccer Region I (East) Presidents Cup champions, crowned in Reisterstown, Md. The winning teams in the Under-13 through Under-17 Boys and Girls age groups advance to the 2016 US Youth Soccer National Presidents Cup, July 14-17 in Tulsa, Okla.

Of the 12 total champions, seven teams are from New Jersey, Virginia and Maryland have two each and one is from Pennsylvania. 

2016 US Youth Soccer Region I Presidents Cup Champions:

Age Group



Under-12 Boys

Rancocas Valley 03/04 Red Devils

Eastampton, N.J.

Under-13 Boys

Herndon Argentinos Jrs Black

Herndon, Va.

Under-14 Boys

Cheetah Thunder

Bloomfield, N.J.

Under-15 Boys

Kearny Reds

Kearny, N.J.

Under-16 Boys

Alliance Soccer Club Galaxy

Frederick, Md.

Under-17 Boys

Cape Express 98/99

Cape May Court House, N.J.




Under-12 Girls

Winchester United 03 Orange

Winchester, Va.

Under-13 Girls

SAC Premier Blue Flores

Columbia, Md.

Under-14 Girls

NNU 01 Wave

Bloomsburg, Pa.

Under-15 Girls

Union SC Crimson Tide Academy

Union, N.J.

Under-16 Girls

Marlton Lightning

Marlton, N.J.

Under-17 Girls

Union Lady Dragons

Union, N.J.

The 3-day tournament featured 102 US Youth Soccer teams that had won their respective State Presidents Cup events from 15 US Youth Soccer State Associations - Connecticut, Delaware, Eastern New York, New York West, Eastern Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania West, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.

The US Youth Soccer Presidents Cup offers teams the challenge of experiencing different types of play by competing from state to regional to national levels. The Presidents Cup provides teams with a progressive, competitive experience that highlights competition, camaraderie and community.

For complete tournament results for Region I Presidents Cup, click here. For more information on all US Youth Soccer Regional and National Presidents Cup events, visit the US Youth Soccer Presidents Cup Homepage at www.USYouthSoccer.org/PresidentsCup.

Note:  The US Youth Soccer Presidents Cup is a separate series of events from the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series.

About the United States Youth Soccer Association (US Youth Soccer) – US Youth Soccer - "The Game for ALL Kids!®" - is the largest youth sports organization in the country and largest member of the United States Soccer Federation, the governing body of soccer in the United States. US Youth Soccer registers more than 3 million players annually, ages 5 to 19, and over 900,000 administrators, coaches and volunteers in 55 member State Associations. US Youth Soccer programs provide a fun, safe and healthy environment for players at every level of the game. For more information, visit www.USYouthSoccer.org.

About the US Youth Soccer Presidents Cup - The US Youth Soccer Presidents Cup provides a progressive, competitive experience to US Youth Soccer teams from the state to regional to national level.  The Presidents Cup gives players an additional opportunity to compete against teams from across the country at a high level for the joy and the challenge of the game. It provides the chance to experience a unique US Youth Soccer event with camaraderie, community and competition through sport.


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