Minnesota League One (MN1) is open for 13U and older teams and is the most competitive state league.
Teams in this league typically compete in Presidents Cup, and/or Minnesota State Cup, and/or USYS National League.
The registration deadline for Minnesota League One is August 10, 2020 for the fall 2020 season. All teams that would like to participate in Minnesota League One this fall must register by the deadline and pay $450 per team.
Teams will create their entire schedule with the one guideline that they must play their games from August 29 - November 1. Games can be played at any locations any day of the week as long the teams agree. This will provide the most flexible calendar for teams and clubs.
August 10: Fall registration deadline | Premier team registration deadline to claim 2020-2021 15U-19U Premier status
August 11: 13U MNL1 Meeting
August 14: Initial schedule released | Field & Referee assigning begins | Team rescheduling begins
August 21: Team rescheduling ends
August 26: Final schedule released
August 29: Games begin
November 1: Games end
FORMAT & TIERS
MN1 is a results-based league that begins Premier at 15U with qualification being at 14U. MN1 consists of three tiers: Premier I, Premier II, and First Division. Any team can enter First Division ("self-select") at any age group. Teams must earn a Premier I or Premier II spot by performing well in First Division.
See the graphics below on how MNL1 teams move between tiers within each age group. Please note the changes due to the loss of spring/summer 2020.