The schedule is now available for the 2018 US Youth Soccer Eastern Presidents Cup, which kicks off June 16 in Barboursville, W.Va. Games will take place at the Barboursville Soccer Complex and Huntington YMCA - Scott Orthopedic Soccer Complex.
The tournament will feature more than 110 US Youth Soccer boys and girls teams in the 12U through 18U age groups. Teams are competing for a regional title and a chance to advance to the 2018 US Youth Soccer National Presidents Cup, July 11-15 in Westfield, Ind.
Preliminary games in Barboursville will take place Saturday, June 16 and Sunday, June 17. Semifinals will take place on Sunday, June 17, and Eastern Presidents Cup champions will be crowned following final matches on Monday, June 18.
“West Virginia Soccer Association is excited to welcome players from all across the region to Barboursville for the 2018 Eastern Presidents Cup,” WVSA President Len Rogers said. “Members of our association and volunteers from the area are working hard to make this a memorable event for all of the visiting teams, and we hope everyone enjoys their experience at the Eastern Presidents Cup here in West Virginia.”
The event will feature teams from nine East Region State Associations, including host West Virginia. The other state associations represented include Connecticut, Delaware, Eastern Pennsylvania, Maryland, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Pennsylvania West and 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 and to view all participating teams, click here.
About the US Youth Soccer Presidents Cup - The US Youth Soccer Presidents Cup is designed for those teams seeking additional challenges to play against teams of similar abilities for a national title. The cup provides a progressive, competitive experience to teams that might not otherwise get the opportunity to participate in a series of unique experiences highlighting competition, camaraderie and community from the state to regional to national levels of US Youth Soccer.
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.