Champions Crowned at the 2022 US Youth Soccer Midwest Presidents Cup in St. Louis, MO
ST. LOUIS, Missouri (June 21, 2022) – More than 160 teams competed at the 2022 US Youth Soccer Midwest Presidents Cup at the Creve Coeur Park Soccer Complex and Lou Fusz Soccer Complex in St. Louis, Missouri, this week.
With support of over 7,500 people were were there to cheer as the teams competed for a spot at the US Youth Soccer National Presidents Cup in Greensboro, North Carolina, later this summer.
Illinois led the field with six teams being crowned champions. Indiana (2), Wisconsin (2), Missouri (2), Minnesota (1), and South Dakota (1) also had teams from their state associations come away winners.
Midwest Presidents Cup Champions
|Boys 13U – Chicago Fire Juniors City CFJC 2009B Premier (IL)||Girls 13U – Campton United SC Campton United 2009 Girls USYS Red (IL WC)|
|Boys 14U – Columbus Express Columbus Express 2008B Orange (IN)||Girls 14U – FC-1 Academy FC-1 Academy Girls 2008 Elite Blue (IL)|
|Boys 15U – Minnesota Rush Rush 15U Boys (MN)||Girls 15U – DASC DASC 07G Legends 1 (SD)|
|Boys 16U – Chicago KICS Football Club CHICAGO KICS FC 2006 CITY MWC (IL)||Girls 16U – KC Athletics KC Athletics Napoli 06G (MO)|
|Boys 17U – Madison 56ers Madison 56ers 2005 Boys White (WI)||Girls 17U – JB Marine Soccer Club JB Marine Miller 2005G (MO)|
|Boys 18U – Elkhart Flames SC ECU 2004 B Maroon (IN)||Girls 18U – Chicago Empire FC Chicago Empire FC (IL)|
|Boys 19U – Synergy SC Synergy 2003/2004 Boys Premier (IL WC)||Girls 19U – Lakeshore United FC Lakeshore United FC G U-19 Navy 03 (WI)|
Campton United SC Campton United 2009 Girls USYS Red (IL – WC) finished on top of a highly competitive bracket, earning a 1-0 win over Chicago Fire Juniors City CFJC 2009G Premier (IL) in the final. They went 4-0-1 on the week.
Columbus Express Columbus Express 2008B Orange (IN) came out on top of their bracket going undefeated with five wins. They earned a hard-fought victory in the final match against Chicago Rush Soccer Club Chicago Rush 2008 Select Boys (IL – WC).
DASC DASC 07G Legends 1 (SD)’s 5-0 win over St. Louis Scott Gallagher SLSG MO G 2007 Elite (MO) was its fourth of the week. DASC compiled an extremely impressive 17 goals in those matches while only giving up two.
Chicago KICS Football Club CHICAGO KICS FC 2006 CITY MWC (IL) had a dominant week, tallying 11 goals in five matches. They earned a 3-0 win over Fusion KC Fusion Pre Academy 06 (KS) in the final.
JB Marine Soccer Club JB Marine Miller 2005G (MO) had one of the best showings at Midwest Presidents Cup, going 5-0-0.
Elkhart Flames SC ECU 2004 B Maroon (IN) were crowned champions after a highly competitive final against OP Soccer Club OP Academy 04B (KS) ended 2-1. Elkhart Flames finished with a record of 4-0-1.
Lakeshore United FC Lakeshore United FC G U-19 Navy 03 (WI) had a terrific showing at Midwest Presidents Cup, going 3-1-0 — capped off by a 7-0 win during group play.
The US Youth Soccer National Presidents Cup consists of regional champions in the 13U-19U Boys and Girls age groups and will be held from July 7-10 in Greensboro, North Carolina.
More on the US Youth Soccer Midwest Presidents Cup is available here.
About the US Youth Soccer Presidents Cup
The US Youth Soccer Presidents Cup is designed for teams seeking additional challenges to play against teams of similar abilities for a national title. Presidents Cup provides a progressive and competitive experience to teams, allowing them to participate in a series of unique experiences highlighting competition, camaraderie, and community from the state to regional to national levels of US Youth Soccer. The US Youth Soccer Presidents Cup is a separate series of events from the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series. For more information, please visit https://www.usyouthsoccer.org/presidents-cup/.
About the United States Youth Soccer Association (US Youth Soccer)
US Youth Soccer, the largest youth sport organization in the country, is on a mission to provide world-class support, resources, and leadership, helping every member fulfill their goals on and off the field of play. US Youth Soccer registers nearly 2.5 million players annually. Through its programming, resources and leadership, US Youth Soccer is advancing the game for its 54 Member State Associations, 10,000 clubs and leagues and nearly 1 million administrators, coaches, and volunteers. US Youth Soccer connects families and communities to the power of sports and its shared love of soccer. US Youth Soccer provides a path for every player, offering programs that provide a fun, safe and healthy environment for players at every level of the game.