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Kohl's US Youth Soccer American Cup Comes to Van Buren

September 25, 2008 10:00 PM
 
National Soccer Tour Stops in Van Buren
 
Over 1,000 kids to take field in Kohl's US Youth Soccer American Cup
 
Van Buren, Ohio (September 26, 2008) – Van Buren, Ohio will host the Kohl's US Youth Soccer American Cup, the largest recreational youth soccer festival in the United States, at the Van Buren SportsPlex October 11-12.  The Black Swamp Soccer League/Van Soccer Association Under-8 and Under-10 Boys and Girls Kohl's US Youth Soccer American Cup will bring together numerous teams on 12 soccer fields for the first annual soccer tournament held in Van Buren.
 
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 Black Swamp Soccer Club/Van Soccer Association visit www.vanburensportsplex.com or contact Brian Fleck, vbfallclassic@yahoo.com or 419.250.0240. For more information on US Youth Soccer visit www.USYouthSoccer.org.
 
Event Information
 
Who:
Black Swamp Soccer League/Van Soccer Association
What:
Kohl's American Cup
When:
Saturday, October 11 – Sunday, October 12
Time:
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Where:
Van Buren SportsPlex
St. Rt. 613
Van Buren, OH
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
For more information:   
Local Contact: Brian Fleck, vbfallclassic@yahoo.com or 419.250.0240
US Youth Soccer Media Contact: Lindsay Williams, lwilliams@usyouthsoccer.org or 972.334.9300                                         
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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 www.USYouthSoccer.org.
 
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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