FRISCO, Texas (Oct. 11, 2010) –
US Youth Soccer unveils the logos for the 2011 US Youth Soccer Regional and National Championships, the second and final steps of the annual US Youth Soccer National Championship Series, on USYouthSoccer.org
The 2011 logos pay tribute to each event location by featuring a specific element or elements unique to each host.
The US Youth Soccer National Championship Series is comprised of state, regional and national competitions providing US Youth Soccer members, over 10,000 teams compete annually, with the chance to play in an open competition to determine the top boys and girls teams in the Under-14 through Under-19 age groups.
US Youth Soccer State Championships take place in each of the organizations' 55 member State Associations
and offer great scouting opportunities for collegiate, national and professional staff. The four regional championships are annually one of the must attend events for the nation's top college coaches and each regional event holds the tickets for those seeking to advance to the National Championships.
Each of the storied National Championship cups are named and the Under-19 Boys James P. McGuire Cup, stands as the oldest trophy in youth sport dating back to the first competition held in 1935.
For more information on the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series, visit the official website http://championships.usyouthsoccer.org
. In addition to schedules and results the site offers the latest news, information and more. Get all US Youth Soccer National Championship Series updates on Twitter
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-14 through U-19) from each regional event advance to the US Youth Soccer National Championships. The Under-15 through 17 Boys and Girls age groups have two teams representative of the US Youth Soccer National League, in which the top two teams in each gender age group earn a direct path to the national championships. Overall the National Championship Series provides top collegiate coaches with the premier stage to identify and scout the most coveted players in the country. For more information, visit http://championships.usyouthsoccer.org
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