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NJ Youth Soccer Opens 2018-19 State Cups Registration

Registration Open for National Championship Series, Presidents Cup and Commissioners Cup (15U-19U)

East Windsor, N.J. (November 15, 2018) ― Registration is open for New Jersey Youth Soccer's State Cups competitions for Spring 2019, which includes the National Championship Series, Presidents Cup, and Commissioners Cup.

To register for State Cup competition, teams will use the link provided below for the respective tournament by the early registration deadline on February 1st for reduced pricing, or the final registration deadline on March 11th. The tournament registration will be held through the GotSoccer platform, and participating teams will be eligible for GotSoccer ranking points. If your team is not in GotSoccer (with the same roster as the NJYS roster), then you will need to create an account first.

For assistance in the registration process, please contact us at statecups@njyouthsoccer.com. The spring schedule for State Cups, which is subject to change, can be viewed ONLINE.

The National Championship Series is the country's most prestigious national youth soccer tournament, providing winners from each state the opportunity to showcase their soccer skills against the best competition in the nation while emphasizing teamwork, discipline, and fair play.

  • Fees: $225 (early registration by February 1st), $250 (between February 1st - March 11th)
  • 15U through 19U (11v11) Register Here

The Presidents Cup is a national tournament that is designed to create a high-level competition for teams that are looking to play against teams of similar abilities, where those teams that advance will play for a regional or possibly a national title.

  • Fees: $200 (early registration by February 1st), $230 (between February 1st - March 11th)
  • 15U through 18U (11v11) Register Here

The Commissioners Cup is a tournament that was successfully introduced this past year, and hosts travel teams in the U11 to U14 age groups in the fall, with the U15 and U16 age groups participating in the spring/summer. This state-only tournament is designed to create a challenging and enjoyable event for teams that do not play in the National Championship Series or Presidents Cup.

  • Fees: $160 (early registration by February 1st), $185 (between February 1st - March 11th)
  • 15U through 17U (11v11) Register Here

Players and teams may only enter one State Cup competition. Preliminary matches are hosted by one of the competing teams, while the semifinals and finals are hosted by NJ Youth Soccer at a neutral site.

"2017-2018 saw NJ Youth Soccer teams reach success at the state, regional and national level," said Evan Dabby, NJ Youth Soccer Executive Director. "Through our three levels of State Cup play, we are able to accommodate teams seeking various degrees of competition. We look forward to further developing the event this upcoming season."

For questions about New Jersey Youth Soccer or to contact us directly, please email communications@njyouthsoccer.com. Also make sure to follow us on social media: @NJYouthSoccer