Six Maryland Teams Will Head to Texas for US Youth Soccer National Championship Series!
WED, July 18, Glen Burnie, MD— Six Maryland youth soccer teams will head to Frisco, Texas, from July 23-29 for the 2018 US Youth Soccer National Championship Series.
Games will take place at the Toyota Soccer Center in Frisco, Texas. One of the 14 national crowns awarded is the James P. McGuire Cup, the oldest trophy in youth sports, dating back to 1935 with the inaugural youth championships.
Best of luck and safe travels to the following teams as they begin their journey to the Lone Star state!
13U Girls: Pipeline Pre-Academy
17U Boys: Olney Rangers Blue
17U Girls: Premier Navy
18U Boys: Baltimore Celtic
18U Boys: Baltimore Bays
19U Boys: Baltimore Celtic Christos
See the following Maryland teams in action in Texas!
(All game times are in Central Time)
Tuesday, July 24
1PM: 13U Girls, Pipeline SC Pre-Acdemy vs. Liverpool 05 Elite (TX-N)
Wednesday, July 25
9AM: 17U Girls, Pacesetter Villa Red (OH-N) vs. Premier Navy 2001
1PM: 17U Boys, OBGC Rangers Blue 2001 vs. Galaxy 2001 Blue (IL)
Thursday, July 26
7AM: 19U Boys, Baltimore Celtic SC Christos vs. FC Golden State White (CA-S)
9AM: 17U Boys, Tampa Bay United (FL) vs. OBGC Rangers Blue 2001
11AM: 18U Boys, Downtown LVSC 00 Academy (NV) vs. Baltimore Celtic SC 00
1PM: 18U Boys, Baltimore Bays 00 vs. Washington Premier 2000 Black (WA)
Click HERE for the full schedule of live games.
Click HERE for the press release from US Youth Soccer.
Click HERE for the complete schedule, plus score updates and standings.
The dates and locations for 2018 US Youth Soccer National Championships are as follows:
2018 US Youth Soccer National Championships | Frisco, Texas
Toyota Soccer Center
Player Luncheon: July 23
Round Robin: July 24-26
Semis: July 28 (14U-18U)
Finals: July 28 (13U & 19U); July 29 (14U-18U)
For more information on the US Youth Soccer National Championships visit http://championships.usyouthsoccer.org, the online home for the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series providing the latest in news, information and more. Get all US Youth Soccer National Championship Series updates are on Twitter @usysncs.
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 US Youth Soccer Regional Championships. Champions (13U through 19U) from each regional event advance to the US Youth Soccer National Championships. The 14U through 18U Boys and Girls age groups have four teams representing the US Youth Soccer National League. 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. For more information, visit http://championships.usyouthsoccer.org.
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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.