Schedule announced for 2014 US Youth Soccer Region III Championships
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FRISCO, Texas (June 9, 2014) — US Youth Soccer is proud to announce the schedule for the 2014 US Youth Soccer Region III (South) Championships, to be played June 20-26 at the BREC Burbank-Soccer Complex in Baton Rouge, La.
The US Youth Soccer Region III Championships, which will feature top teams in the Under-13 through Under-19 age groups, begin Thursday, June 19, with opening ceremonies at the Baton Rouge River Center. Round robin games are Friday, June 20, through Sunday, June 22. The dates for the quarterfinals, semifinals and finals in each gender age division are listed below.
Monday, June 23 — Under-14, Under-15 and Under-16
Tuesday, June 24 — Under-17 and Under-18
Tuesday, June 24 — Under-13 and Under-19
Wednesday, June 25 — Under-14, Under-15, Under-16, Under-17 and Under-18
Wednesday, June 25 — Under-13 and Under-19
Thursday, June 26 — Under-14, Under-15, Under-16, Under 17 and Under-18
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US Youth Soccer State Cup Champions and select runners-up from 12 US Youth Soccer State Associations in Region III, including host Louisiana Soccer Association, will participate. The other State Associations represented are Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, North Texas, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Texas and Tennessee.
Teams competing in the Regional Championships advanced through the first step of the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series, where more than 10,000 teams began their journey at the US Youth Soccer State Championships. State champions advance to the one of four US Youth Soccer Regional Championships, where nearly a thousand teams compete.
The US Youth Soccer National Championship Series is the country's most prestigious national youth soccer tournament. The event provides more than 185,000 players 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 Series is known as the ultimate destination for the country's collegiate soccer coaches and the future of soccer.
For complete game scores, stories, standings, video and more from the regional and national finals, visit the online home to the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series, http://Championships.USYouthSoccer.org. For the latest in the Region III Championships visit http://championships.usyouthsoccer.org/regionIII.
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