US Youth Soccer Announces Dates for Fall National League Events
4 Oct, 2018
U.S. Youth Soccer has announced dates for its National League Conference events.
Northwest Conference- Oct. 5-7 | Seattle | 13U-14U Boys and Girls (27 teams)
Mid South Conference - Oct. 6-7 | Hattiesburg, Miss. | 14U-17U Boys (34 teams)
Mid South Conference - Oct. 6-7 | Foley, Ala. | 15U-19U Boys and Girls (42 teams)
Piedmont Conference - Oct. 6-7 | Atlanta | 14U-19U Boys and Girls (92 teams)
The full National League schedule will be announced shortly.
Since its inception, National League teams have captured a combined 65 of 88 possible National Championships. In 2008, seven of the eight championship finals slots in the 15U and 16U age groups were won by National League teams, which resulted in the League's first four national championships. Since that inaugural year for the league, National League teams have continued to excel each year at the National Championships. Most recently in Frisco, Texas, National League teams won nine of 10 possible National Championships.
For a list of past National League division champions and history, click here.
About US Youth Soccer National League - The US Youth Soccer National Leagues Program is for the nation’s top teams in the 13U through 19U boys and girls age groups, offering additional exposure to collegiate, professional and U.S. National Team coaches. The program includes the national tier called the National League, which will hold its 12th year of competition in the 2018-19 season. The reimagined National Leagues Program also includes a new multi-state tier with a network of 13 high-level competitive conferences throughout the country. The conferences provide opportunities for qualification into the US Youth Soccer Regional Championships, as well as the following season's National League.
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.