2019 STATE CUP
A US Youth Soccer National Competition
The South Texas State Cup is a part of the US Youth Soccer National Championships Series. This is an open entry competition for the top level Division I teams in South Texas. Top level Division I teams are typically defined as teams playing in the Frontier Conference or the State Classic League. The competition is open to 11U - 19U boys and girls teams who played in a STYSA Qualifying League. 13U and up will play 11v11 and 11U-12U will play 9v9. The South Texas State Cup champion in the age groups 13U and up will represent South Texas in the US Youth Soccer Southern Regionals, with possible advancement to the National finals. The 11U and 12U age group will finish at the State Championships.
2019 Entry Fee 11U & 12U: $550.00
2019 Entry Fee 13U-19U: $800.00
Eastern District Seeding: Boys | Girls
Western District Seeding: Boys | Girls
2019 REGISTRATION is now open!
2019 Open Bracket Registration
2019 GENERAL TIMELINE
January 18, 2019:
State Cup Registration Opens
February 13, 2019:
Transfer / Release Deadline for 11U - 14U teams. New players (to STYSA) can be added until April 10.
March 6, 2019:
State Cup Registration Deadline
March 20, 2019:
Transfer / Release Deadline for 15U-19U teams. New players (to STYSA) can be added until April 10.
April 4, 2019:
Payment deadline (credit card / e-check / check)
April 10, 2019:
Competition Roster Freeze Date (new adds only). Roster continuity date for regional/national events.
April 6-7, 2019:
Open Bracket Play-In Games (WDDOA teams will be deconflicted with their league play)
April 27-28, 2019:
State Cup District Play
May 4-5, 2019:
State Cup Round 2 District Play
May 11-12, 2019:
State Cup District Play-Offs
May 18-19, 2019:
State Cup District Rain Dates
May 25-27, 2019:
State Cup Finals Weekend, Location: Five Mile Dam (San Marcos, TX)
June 20-27, 2019:
US Youth Soccer Southern Regional Championships (Baton Rouge, Louisiana)
July 22-28, 2019:
US Youth Soccer National Championships (Overland Park, Kansas)
2019 State Cup Information
Welcome to the 2019 State Cup! Once you have registered your team for the event, please follow the links below to familiarize yourself with the rules and procedures for this competition.
2019 Welcome Letter
2019 Event Checklist
2019 Code of Ethics
2019 Regional Commitment Form
State Cup Locations:
West Districts: Depending on registration games will take place in Austin, San Antonio, and/or Corpus Christi.**
East Districts: Bear Creek, Meyer Park, and/or Rise fields.**
**Locations subject to change, and will not be set until after the cup registration deadline.
Finals: 5 Mile Dam Park
2019 Open Bracket Information
2019 Sample Bracket - 8 Teams
Non-STYSA/US Youth Soccer Teams Integration and Participation in Spring Cups - Requirements/Process
Club Pass FAQ
2018-19 Competitions Manual - 2/4/19
Additional information regarding State Cup will be published here as it becomes available.
For any questions regarding the South Texas Presidents Cup, please contact Jordan LeBlanc at the South Texas Youth Soccer state office.