2015 DIRECTORS CUP
A South Texas State Competition

Directors Cup is an open entry competition for all Division II and Division III teams along with Super II teams that did not qualify for Presidents Cup.  This competitions is open to U11 through U19 boys and girls teams.  In 2015 the U11 and U12 age groups will have two brackets, "United" and "Classic".  The top 8 Super II teams will be seeded in the United bracket, along with other teams that opt to enter the United bracket.  The Classic bracket is meant for all other Super II and Division II teams.  Division III teams will typically enter South Texas Cup.  The entry fee for the 2015 Directors Cup will be $400 for the Eastern District and $400 for the Western District. NEW For 2015: Both Districts will be using the self-schedule model.

UPDATE: 12/18/14

The Spring Cup Manaul and Rules for the South Texas Directors Cup will be published shortly.

2015 Cup Registration is OPEN.

Western District Cup Pre-Qualification List updated 12/17/14
Eastern District Cup Pre-Qualification List updated 12/18/14

To Register, please follow the below steps:
1)  Check the Pre-Qualification List (above) to see which Cup your team is pre-qualified for.  Your team may not enter a lower competition than your team is qualified for (i.e. State Cup qualified teams may not enter Presidents Cup). For Directors Cup if you are a Super 2, Division 2 or Division 3 team and you are not on the State Cup or Presidents Cup prequalified list, you are eligible for Directors Cup.
2)  Read the ENTRY LETTER in order to see play dates, format, cost, etc.  By registering you are confirming you team is available for all the play dates posted.  UIL conflicts will be worked out, should that become necessary.
3)  Determine if your team wants to Challenge into a higher Cup competition.  This option will be presented during registration.
4)  Register for the 2015 Directors Cup - REGISTER HERE! Now Open


 

2015 GENERAL TIMELINE

December 16, 2014: Directors Cup Registration Opens

January 20, 2015: State Cup Entry and Payment Deadline due for teams involved in Challenge matches

January 27, 2015: Entry and Payment Deadline for all other teams

February 4, 2015:  Roster Freeze Date for ALL teams involved in Challenge Matches.  No changes are allowed to rosters after this date. Teams may only consist of officially rostered players. Use of the Club Pass system is prohibited during Challenge Matches.

February 7/8, 2015 (If Needed): Challenge Match Date for those U13-U14 teams challenging into Presidents Cup.  The State Office will contact the teams involved.

February 14/15, 2015 (If Needed): Challenge Match Date for those U13-U14 teams challenging into Presidents Cup.  The State Office will contact the teams involved.

February 18, 2015: Roster Freeze Date for all teams - No changes are allowed to rosters after this date. This date may change depending on participation numbers within each age group.

February 21/22, 2015 (If Needed): Challenge Match Date for those U15-U18 teams challenging into Presidents Cup. The State Office will contact the teams involved.

February 21/22, 2015: Play Begins for the U11 and U14 age groups.

February 28/March 1, 2015: Play Begins for the U15-U19 age groups.

May 2/3, 2015: Directors Cup District Playoffs: Western District, Location: TBD. Eastern District, Location: TBD

May 9/10, 2015: Directors Cup Finals Weekend, Western District Hosting, Location: Five Mile Dam Park (San Marcos)

Additional information regarding Directors Cup will be published here as it becomes available.

For any questions regarding the South Texas Directors Cup, please contact Andrew Frisque at the South Texas Youth Soccer state office.