INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana (May 21, 2010) – Indiana Soccer (formerly Indiana Youth Soccer) will host more than 4000 players from 295 teams as they compete in Indiana Challenge Cup preliminaries to be played this weekend at four host sites across the state.
The 2010 preliminary round host sites for the Indiana Challenge Cup include:
Columbus - Richard Wigh Complex
Evansville - Goebel Park
Fort Wayne - Hefner Park
South Bend - Invaders Complex
The tournament features boys and girls competitive teams ranging in age from Under-U11 to Under-17. The Indiana Challenge Cup preliminary round winners will advance to the finals weekend to be held in Lawrence, Indiana on June 12-13, 2010.
Admission to the Indiana Challenge Cup is free.
About Indiana Youth Soccer – Indiana Youth Soccer is committed to serve and educate its membership through the development, promotion and administration of youth soccer in the state of Indiana. Indiana Youth Soccer is a National State Association member of the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) and the United States Youth Soccer Association. Indiana Youth Soccer has a current membership base of over 56,000 youth players, more than 8,000 active coaches, 3,000 referees and thousands of volunteers through its network of over 140 member clubs across the state of Indiana. For more information about Indiana Youth Soccer please see: www.indianayouthsoccer.org
About US Youth Soccer – US Youth Soccer - The Game for ALL Kids!® is the largest youth sports organization in the United States and member of the US Soccer Federation, the governing body of soccer in America. US Youth Soccer registers more than 3.2 million players annually, ages 5 to 19, in 55 member state associations. US Youth Soccer programs provide a fun, safe and healthy environment for players at every level of the game.