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2015 Sports Authority State Cup
Mayors, Governors & Presidents Divisions

2015 Cal South National Cup
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• Registration for the 2015 Cal South National Cup and Sports Authority State Cup is open

- Please read the information below for full details about each tournament and division, and consult the Play Level Guide chart to determine the tournament and division in which your team should participate. 

•  Youngers Deadline (U9-U13) is Friday, Dec. 5th for 2015 Cal South National Cup and Sports Authority State Cup 

- If you intend on having your team participate in either of these tournaments, please be aware that teams will not be accepted if applications are unpaid or under-paid by the deadline. Teams must have their registration for either event completed and paid in full by 11:59 p.m. on Friday, December 5, 2014.

• Use of the Club Pass for State and National Cups.

- The club will determine when a player is placed on a State Cup Tournament Roster. The Club has the ability to move players from within the Club onto and off of a team's State or National Cup Tournament Roster prior to the Roster Freeze. These moves within the club do not count as one of the 5 transfers. Teams must maintain 9-player continuity at all times. For details, please consult the State Cup and National Cup Rules on their respective pages through the links above. For National Cup only, Club Passes can be used for Far West Regionals Rosters and National Championship Rosters as well. Click here for instructions


HOW TO REGISTER FOR CAL SOUTH STATE TOURNAMENTS

Please note the following registration instructions that apply to all State Tournament Divisions:

  1. To register, the listed Team Head Coach or Manager must log in with their YOUTH SOCCER LOGIN and proceed to register their team for the correct State Tournament Division per the Play Level Guide listed below. If the team wants to play in a lower Division than listed, the team must register and pay for the correct Division and then Appeal per the Appeal procedure below.
  2. Teams must apply for the correct Cup, based on the Play Level Guide below. The system will scan all applications, and those that have not been submitted to the correct play level will automatically be moved to the proper, corresponding Cup.
  3. Teams may enter the State or National Cup in a different age group than they were initially registered for in the current seasonal year as long as every player registered to the team is age-appropriate for that competition's age group except Under-10, which must play Under-10. Contact your Cal South District Commissioner to change a team’s Cal South registration age.
  4. Any team that has not paid their application entry fee in full by the set deadline will not be allowed to participate. Your application is not complete until registration fee is paid in full. Teams withdrawing prior to the application deadline receive a full refund. Teams withdrawing prior to the draw, but after the registration deadline, will be assessed $125.00 administrative fee. Teams withdrawing after the bracket draw date shall forfeit their entire entry fee.
  5. If your team has changed their club affiliation since last year, or if your team has changed their team number or made a change to their name, make sure to notify the State Tournament Committee by email for proper seeding.
  6. We will determine the exact play dates for each Division when we have all applications in for an age group and once we know how many fields we will have available. When entering State Cup Division competition, please plan on playing any and/or all of the dates listed for your Division age/competition groups.
  7. NATIONAL TEST DATES
    • SAT Dates: Oct 11, 2014, Nov 8, 2014, Dec 6, 2014, Jan 24, 2015, Mar 14, 2015, May 2, 2015, Jun 6, 2015
    • ACT Dates: Sep 13, 2014, Oct 25, 2014, Dec 13, 2014, Feb 7, 2015, Apr 18, 2015, Jun 13, 2015
    • There are six ACT dates, so please, do not ask us to give your team the day off from play on April 18, 2015.
  8. If your team or club is interested in hosting games and enjoy the advantages for revenue opportunities and for having your club teams play at home, please check out the hosting requirements. A minimum of 4 fields in one venue is required.


PLAY LEVEL GUIDE
TEAMS MAY ALWAYS "PLAY UP" IN HIGHER DIVISIONS

** Open to all U8, Signature and Recreational level teams.
Open to U9 Bronze (or higher) level teams with fewer Wins AND Ties than Losses

Stronger U9, U10 and U11 teams are encouraged to play in the Governors or Presidents Divisions.

*** U10 and U11 Bronze (or equal) teams with fewer Wins AND Ties than Losses in their Fall League season may Appeal to play in the Mayors Division. See the APPEALS procedure below.
 


2015 SPORTS AUTHORITY STATE CUP - MAYORS DIVISION
$590.00 Entry Fee (Early Bird Discount Rate: $525.00, if paid by 10/17/2014)

AGE GROUP ENTRY DEADLINE BRACKET DRAW/CUP-TIE DATe ROSTER FREEZE START DATE
U09 - U11 DECEMBER 5, 2014 DECEMBER 23, 2014* JANUARY 14, 2015** JANUARY 24, 2015

* Changes to team roster, adds, transfers, etc., including electronically posted changes to tournament entries made via Internet, must be posted by 6:00pm, evening before the draw.
**Changes to team roster, adds, transfers, etc., including electronically posted changes to tournament entries made via Internet, must be posted by 6:00pm on the Roster Freeze date.

  CAL SOUTH SPORTS AUTHORITY STATE CUP - MAYORS DIVISION
  Only for U9, U10 and U11 teams (NEW for 2015)

  • The Mayors Division has been established to give new competitive teams a chance to play and compete for a statewide championship against other startup teams and similar level competitive programs.
  • Teams in RED can play in the Mayors Division; can also play up in the Governors or Presidents Divisions.
  • Open to all teams playing in a Cal South Sanctioned League as follows:
    • U8 –All team levels.
    • U9 – All team levels for teams with fewer Wins and Ties than Losses.
    • U10 and U11 - Bronze Division (equal or lower) with fewer Wins and Ties than Losses.
      U9, U10 and U11 – All Signature, Recreational and AYSO teams.
  • The Mayors Division is a “blind draw” unseeded tournament.
  • FOR STATE CUP YOUNGER MAYORS DIVISION, the U09 through U11 start dates are January 24-25, 2015. The finish date is February 8, 2015.
  • There is no further competition outside of Southern California for the Mayors Division.


2015 SPORTS AUTHORITY STATE CUP - GOVERNORS DIVISION
$590.00 Entry Fee (Early Bird Discount Rate: $525.00, if paid by 10/17/2014)

AGE GROUP ENTRY DEADLINE BRACKET DRAW/CUP-TIE DATE ROSTER FREEZE START DATE
U09 - U13 DECEMBER 5, 2014 DECEMBER 23, 2014* JANUARY 14, 2015** JANUARY 24, 2015
U14 - U16 FEBRUARY 27, 2015 MARCH 11, 2015* MARCH 18, 2015** MARCH 28, 2015

* Changes to team roster, adds, transfers, etc., including electronically posted changes to tournament entries made via Internet, must be posted by 6:00pm, evening before the draw.
** Changes to team roster, adds, transfers, etc., including electronically posted changes to tournament entries made via Internet, must be posted by 6:00pm on the Roster Freeze date.

  CAL SOUTH SPORTS AUTHORITY STATE CUP - GOVERNORS DIVISION

  • The U9, U10 and U11 Governors Division is for mid-level competitive teams looking to compete in a state championship competition.
  • The U12 to U16 Governors Division is for lower-level competitive, Bronze level or equivalent, Signature and recreational teams seeking to experience a competitive State championship.
  • Teams in ORANGE MUST play in at least the Governors Division, can play up in the Presidents Division or National Cup.
  • Open to all teams playing in a Cal South Sanctioned League in the Bronze Division equal, or lower (includes all Recreation and Signature League teams) in the U9 through U16 age groups, except:
    • U9 age group – Teams with more Wins and Ties than Losses MUST play in the Governors Division (or higher).
    • U10 and U11 age groups - Bronze Division (or equal) teams must play in the Governors Division or higher. Bronze Division (or equal) teams with fewer Wins than Losses, can Appeal per the procedure below, to play in the Mayors Division.
  • The Governors Division is a seeded tournament based on the team's performance in last year’s State Tournaments and Fall League results.
  • FOR STATE CUP YOUNGER GOVERNORS DIVISION, the U09 through U13 start dates are January 24-25, 2015. The finish date is February 15, 2015.
  • FOR STATE CUP OLDER GOVERNORS DIVISION, the U14 through U16 planned start date is March 28, 2015, with a planned finish of April 19, 2015. There will be no games on Easter weekend, April 4 and 5, 2015.
  • There is no further competition for the Governors Division outside of Southern California.


2015 SPORTS AUTHORITY STATE CUP - PRESIDENTS DIVISION
$690.00 Entry Fee (Early Bird Discount Rate: $625.00, if paid by 10/17/2014)

AGE GROUP ENTRY DEADLINE BRACKET DRAW/CUP-TIE DATE ROSTER FREEZE START DATE
U09 - U13 DECEMBER 5, 2014 DECEMBER 23, 2014* JANUARY 28, 2015** FEBRUARY 7, 2015
U14 - U19 FEBRUARY 27, 2015 MARCH 11, 2015* APRIL 1, 2015** APRIL 11, 2015

* Changes to team roster, adds, transfers, etc., including electronically posted changes to tournament entries made via Internet, must be posted by 6:00pm, evening before the draw.
** Changes to team roster, adds, transfers, etc., including electronically posted changes to tournament entries made via Internet, must be posted by 6:00pm on the Roster Freeze date.

  CAL SOUTH SPORTS AUTHORITY STATE CUP - PRESIDENTS DIVISIONS

  • At U9, U10 and 11, the Presidents Division is for the best of the best teams to compete in their age group for a state championship.
  • At U12 to U19, the Presidents Division is for mid-level competitive teams to compete for a state championship, with the ability to travel and go on to regional and national US Youth Soccer competitions.
  • Teams in GREEN MUST play at least State Cup Presidents Division; teams can play up in National Cup.
  • The Presidents Division is a seeded tournament based on the team's performance in last year’s State Tournaments and Fall League results.
  • In the U9-U11 and U19 age groups, the Presidents Division is open to all teams playing in Cal South Sanctioned Leagues in all play levels.
  • In the U12 through U17 age groups, the Presidents Division is open to all teams playing in Cal South Sanctioned Leagues in Silver Division, or equal, or lower.
  • For STATE CUP YOUNGER PRESIDENTS DIVISION, the U09 through U13 start dates are February 7-14, 2015. The tentative finish date is March 1, 2015.
  • For STATE CUP OLDER PRESIDENTS DIVISION, U14 through U19, the start date is April 11, 2015, with a finish date of May 3, 2015. There will be no games on Easter weekend, April 4-5, 2015.
  • Champions in the U13-U17 age groups will represent Cal South in the 2015 US Youth Soccer Region IV Presidents Cup Regionals in Snohomish, WA, June 9-14, 2015.
  • Winners of the Regionals in the U13-U17 age groups will advance to the 2015 US Youth Soccer National Presidents Cup Championship in Overland Park, KS, July 9-12, 2015.


2015 CAL SOUTH NATIONAL CUP
$875.00 Entry Fee (Early Bird Discount Rate: $800.00, if paid by 10/17/2014)

AGE GROUP ENTRY DEADLINE BRACKET DRAW/CUP-TIE DATE ROSTER FREEZE START DATE
U12 - U13 DECEMBER 5, 2014 DECEMBER 23, 2014* FEBRUARY 4, 2015** FEBRUARY 14, 2015
U14 - U18 FEBRUARY 27, 2015 MARCH 11, 2015* APRIL 8, 2015** APRIL 18, 2015
U19 APRIL 24, 2015 MAY 1, 2015* MAY 13, 2015** MAY 23, 2015

* Changes to team roster, adds, transfers, etc., including electronically posted changes to tournament entries made via Internet, must be posted by 6:00pm, evening before the draw.
**Changes to the roster, adds, club passes, etc., manually or electronically, must be posted by 6:00pm of this date.

  CAL SOUTH NATIONAL CUP

  • The National Cup Division is for the best of the best teams to teams to compete in their age group for a State Championship with ability to travel and go on to Regional and National US Youth Soccer competitions.
  • Teams in BLUE MUST play National Cup U12 to U19.
  • Open to teams in all play levels.
  • The National Cup Division is a seeded tournament based on the team's performance in last year’s State Tournaments and Fall League results.
  • FOR NATIONAL CUP YOUNGERS, the U12-U13 start is February 14, 2015, with a tentative finish date of March 14, 2015.
  • FOR NATIONAL CUP OLDERS, the U14-U18 start is April 18, 2015, with a finish date of May 17, 2015. There will be no games on Easter weekend, April 4-5, 2015.
  • BOYS and GIRLS U19 will start on Memorial Day Weekend, May 23-25, 2015. The competition usually takes 3 weekends to complete. 
  • We will determine the exact dates when we have all applications in for an age group and we know how many fields we will have available. When entering National Cup competition, please plan on playing any and/or all of the above dates for your age/competition groups.
  • THE CAL SOUTH COLLEGE SHOWCASE WEEKEND features the National Cup U15 through U17 age groups. The dates and location of the 2015 Cal South College Showcase weekend will be May 2-3 in the new SoCal Soccer Complex in Oceanside, CA.
  • The championship teams at National Cup will represent Cal South at the 2015 US Youth Soccer Far West Regionals in Boise, Idaho, June 22-28, 2015.
  • Champions at the Far West Regionals in the U13-U19 age groups will advance to the 2015 US Youth Soccer National Championships in Tulsa, Oklahoma, July 21-26, 2015.


2015 STATE TOURNAMENT DIVISION APPEAL PROCEDURES:

Teams with poorer than anticipated Fall League results, losing 80% or more (50% for Bronze level U9 to U11 teams) of their Fall League games may appeal to change and play in a lower State Tournament Division from the Division specified in the Play Level Guide per the following Appeals procedure:

    APPEALS PROCEDURE

  • Teams must register and pay for the State Cup Division per above Play Level Guide by the entry deadline and then Appeal by email prior to the Entry Deadline.
  • Teams losing 80% or more of their league games may appeal to play down to the next lower tournament division. Team appeals must be submitted by email to cmues@calsouth.com after the league ends or before the entry deadline (whichever comes first) for division appeal.
  • In the U9, U10 and U11 age groups, teams with fewer Wins and Ties than Losses in their league games, may appeal to play in the Mayors Division.
  • Appeals will be reviewed by the State Cup Coaches Committee, with final approval or denial by the State Tournament Committee. Teams will be notified prior to the bracket draw. Refunds will be issued for withdrawals requested prior to the registration deadline. Teams withdrawing after the registration deadline and prior to the bracket draw will receive a refund, less a $125 processing fee. Teams withdrawing after the bracket draw receive no refunds.