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Minnesota State Cup

OVERVIEW
The US Youth Soccer Minnesota State Cup presented by Mayo Clinic Orthopedics and Sports Medicine is a tournament designed to select the Minnesota league team or Midwest Regional team at each age level and gender to represent Minnesota at the US Youth Soccer Midwest Regional Championships. Regional winners will go on to compete in the US Youth Soccer National Championships.

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Note: We highly encourage Premier I teams to register for State Cup and Premier II & First Division teams to register for Presidents Cup. This general guideline is used throughout the nation to ensure the integrity and competitiveness of each event remains intact. 

Teams have the option to enter either the Minnesota State Cup or Presidents Cup but may NOT enter both.

2022 Tournament Details

REGISTRATION | Team Fee is TBA
Registration will open in early 2022.

2022 LOCATION: National Sports Center (Blaine, MN)

IMPORTANT DATES & DEADLINES
Early 2022: Registration opens
May 16-22: Group play
May 26-29: Semi-finals & Finals
June 23-29: USYS Midwest Regional Championships (Westfield, IN)
July 19-24: USYS National Championships (Orlando, FL)

SEEDING
In order, the seeding for USYS State is as follows:

  1. Previous Year's State Cup Result
  2. Current National League Teams (including regional conferences)
  3. Current Premier I teams using past results
  4. Current Premier II teams using past results
  5. Current First Division teams using past results
  6. Current Black teams using past results
  7. Current Blue teams using past results
  8. Other factors as determined by MYSA

Questions?
For registration questions: AshleySicheneder@MNYouthSoccer.org
For event specific questions: AylaLokkesmoe@MNYouthSoccer.org