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60 of 88 teams punch tickets to the 2013 US Youth Soccer National Championships in Overland Park

 
2013 NATIONALS WITH ANG10-22
 
Complete Region II recaps available at http://championships.usyouthsoccer.org/regionII
 
FRISCO, Texas (July 1, 2013) – US Youth Soccer is proud to announce the 14 champions of the 2013 US Youth Soccer Region II (Midwest) Championships presented by National Guard, and commend their success in the state and regional championships of the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series, the country's most prestigious national youth soccer tournament.
 
2013 US Youth Soccer Region II (Midwest) Champions:
Girls
 
 
 
Under-13 Girls
Michigan Hawks
MI
Livonia
Under-14 Girls
NSA Rockets
IL
Naperville
Under-15 Girls
Ambassadors FC
OH-N
Twinsburg
Under-16 Girls
NSA Jaguars
IL
Naperville
Under-17 Girls
Iowa City Alliance - Heatwave
IA
Iowa City
Under-18 Girls
Team Chicago Acad. Botafogo*
IL
Aurora
Under-19 Girls
LSC EGA Bravo
NE
Omaha
 
 
 
 
Boys
 
 
 
Under-13 Boys
Raiders FC
IL
Lemont
Under-14 Boys
Michigan Wolves
MI
Livonia
Under-15 Boys
Vardar
MI
Rochester Hills
Under-16 Boys
Alliance Black
MI
Grand Rapids
Under-17 Boys
CUP Crew Juniors Gold*
OH-S
Cincinnati
Under-18 Boys
Springfield SC
MO
Springfield
Under-19 Boys
Chicago Fire Academy
IL
Bridgeview
 
* Under-18 Girls: FC United Select (IL) to represent Region II, Team Chicago Acad. Botafogo (IL) to represent National League
* Under-17 Boys: SC Waukesha Blue (WI) to represent Region II, CUP Crew Juniors Gold (OH-S) to represent National League
 
 
Regional Champions in the Under-13 through Under-19 age groups now advance to the third and final stage of the quest for the National Championship. These Region II Champions will join the 32 National League qualifying teams and the champions from Region I (East), Region III (South), and Region IV (West) tournaments for the National Championships in Overland Park, Kan., July 23-28.
 
Illinois Youth Soccer was the most represented US Youth Soccer State Association with five championship teams. Representing teams from Michigan Youth Soccer took home four titles, and Ohio-North, Ohio-South, Missouri, Iowa and Nebraska will each send one team.
 
The US Youth Soccer National Championship Series is the country's oldest and most prestigious national youth soccer tournament, providing approximately 185,000 players on more than 10,000 teams from US Youth Soccer's 55 State Associations the opportunity to showcase their soccer skills against the best competition in the nation while emphasizing teamwork, discipline and fair play.
 
The National Championships cap a yearlong series of competitions, US Youth Soccer National Championship Series, for boys and girls teams in multiple age groups as teams earn their way from the top teams in their state to the regional championship tournaments. US Youth Soccer State Champions, US Youth Soccer Regional League Champions and selected wildcard teams are eligible to compete in one of four US Youth Soccer Regional Championships. The champions in the Under-13 through Under-19 age groups from each regional event will converge in the finals in Overland Park, Kan.
 
The US Youth Soccer National Championships will consist of US Youth Soccer Regional Champions in the Under-13 through Under-19 Boys and Girls age groups as well as the US Youth Soccer National League qualifiers in the Under-15 through Under-18 Boys and Girls age groups to complete the field of 88 teams.
 
Daily reports and complete results from the US Youth Soccer National Championships are available on http://championships.usyouthsoccer.org.   
 

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About the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series – The US Youth Soccer National Championship Series provides more than 10,000 teams from US Youth Soccer's 55 State Associations the opportunity to showcase their abilities against the best in the nation while emphasizing teamwork, discipline and fair play. The yearlong competition begins with over 185,000 players in the US Youth Soccer State Championships. These champions and selected wildcard teams, through US Youth Soccer Regional Leagues, advance to compete in one of four the US Youth Soccer Regional Championships. Champions (U-13 through U-19) from each regional event advance to the National Championships. The Under-15 through 18 Boys and Girls age groups have four teams representative of the US Youth Soccer National League, in which the top four teams in each gender age group earn a direct path to the national championships. Overall the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series provides the nation's top collegiate coaches with the premier stage to identify and scout the most coveted players in the country.
 
Media Request: When referring to the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series, the most prestigious event in youth sports, please refer to the event as US Youth Soccer National Championship Series on first reference and National Championship Series on anything thereafter. Never refer to as NCS or USYS NCS. We appreciate your cooperation.
 
About the United States Youth Soccer Association (US Youth Soccer) – US Youth Soccer - "The Game for ALL Kids!®" is the largest youth sports organization in the country and largest member of the United States Soccer Federation, the governing body of soccer in the United States. US Youth Soccer registers more than 3 million players annually, ages 5 to 19, and over 900,000 administrators, coaches and volunteers in 55 member State Associations. US Youth Soccer programs provide a fun, safe and healthy environment for players at every level of the game. For more information, visit www.USYouthSoccer.org
 
Media Request: When referring to the United States Youth Soccer Association, the largest youth sports organization in the United States, please refer to the association only as US Youth Soccer, and never as USYS or USYSA. We appreciate your cooperation.
 

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