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Kohl's US Youth Soccer American Cup Comes to Lubbock

March 25, 2008 10:00 PM

Kohl's US Youth Soccer American Cup


Kohl's US Youth Soccer American Cup Comes to Lubbock
Lubbock, Texas (Friday, March 28, 2008) – Lubbock, Texas will host the Kohl's US Youth Soccer American Cup, the largest recreational youth soccer festival in the United States, at the Burl Huffman Athletic Complex on April 12.  The Lubbock Soccer Association Under-6 through Under-8 Kohl's US Youth Soccer American Cup will bring together over 100 teams on 10 soccer fields for the 3rd annual soccer tournament held in Lubbock, Texas.
The Kohl's American Cup offers youth soccer players an opportunity to play in a high-quality tournament in a fun, family-like atmosphere.  The program was started in 2000 as an avenue to highlight recreational soccer players and promote fair play.  Players receive equal opportunities and benefits within their level of play, with an emphasis on participation, rather than competition.
This event is one of over 60 Kohl's American Cup tournaments being held from February to December.  All tournaments are open to players registered with a US Youth Soccer State Association recreational league.
Admission to the American Cup is free.
For more information about Lubbock Soccer Association visit or contact Larry Burks at or 806.742.3460.  For more information on US Youth Soccer visit
Event Information
Who:                              ​;  Lubbock Soccer Association
What:                               Kohl's US Youth Soccer American Cup       
When:                              Saturday, April 12, 2008
Time:                     &nb​sp;         9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Where:                            Burl Huffman Athletic Complex
                                        Landmark Drive
                                        Lubbock, TX 79416
For more information:   
Local Contact: Larry Burks, or 806.742.3460
US Youth Soccer Contact: Lindsay Williams, or 972.334.9300                          &​nbsp;              
About Kohl's US Youth Soccer American Cup - The largest recreational youth soccer tournament in the United States and boasts more than 65,000 participants and more than 100,000 attendees annually since its inception in 2000. Kohl's US Youth Soccer's provides youth soccer players an opportunity to experience a high-quality statewide tournament in a fun, family-like atmosphere.
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 3.2 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
Media Request: When referring to the Kohl's US Youth Soccer American Cup, please refer to the program only as the Kohl's US Youth Soccer American Cup in first reference and Kohl's American Cup in subsequent references. We appreciate your cooperation.



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