The Illinois Cup is a state championship tournament open to Illinois Youth Soccer member travel and high-level rec teams.
The Illinois Cup offers two levels of play:
This in-state only tournament follows a similar format as the other Cup competition (State & Presidents) and offer teams that State Cup or Presidents Cup may not be right fit for, the chance to experience a state-wide tournament.
For the Illinois Cup Silver: Only teams or players that play in the following are NOT eligible for the Illinois Cup Silver:
ANY Illinois Youth Soccer member team (including tournament only teams) are eligible for the Illinois Cup GOLD Division
Roster FREEZE once a team plays their first group play match.
48-hrs prior to a team's first match they must enter players into their GotSport roster (instuction here: How To Enter Your Roster Into GotSport)
Teams must also email a copy of their league roster showing all players in GotSport to email@example.com no later than 48-hrs prior to their 1st match
Team can mutually agree to move games scheduled for October 14-16 to a location other than Rockford at an EARLIER date. To submit a mutually agreed upon game change send the following to firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration for the State Cup will be done thru the new GotSport system. YOUR PREVIOUS GOTSOCCER LOGIN WILL NOT WORK AND YOU WILL NEED TO CREATE A NEW LOGIN. If your team/club has participated in 2021 Midwest Conference and/or the US Youth Soccer Midwest Regional Events than you should have a new GotSport login.
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