Wintrust Illinois Cup Registration
Statewide Tournament For U8-U12 Teams

This annual statewide tournament for teams in the under 8 - 12 age groups offers youth soccer players an opportunity to experience a consistent and high quality statewide tournament in a fun, family-like atmosphere. It fosters stimulation and excitement about soccer in an effort to increase the players’ interest and love for the game.

We are looking for the following teams to round out brackets for U11-U12

  • 2 Under-11 Boys Teams
  • 1 Under-12 Boys Team
  • 1 Under-11 Girls Team

Interested teams should email chrisj@illinoisyouthsoccer.org


2015  Illinois Cup Fees
Age Group (click to register) Registration Fee Referee Fee**  Parking Fee***
Under-8 thru Under-10 (7v7) $125 $18 $50
Under-11 & Under-12 (9v9)  $200* $60 $50
*Under-11 teams that do not advance to round-robin play (Round of 16) will be refunded $100 by IYSA  
**Must be paid in cash to center referee prior to start of each game  
***Must be paid prior to start of game by either cash or check. Cover entire team’s parking for the weekend
Important Dates    
Date Description Location
March 16, 2015 U11 - U12 Registration Deadline  
March 30, 2015 U11 - U12 Schedule Announced  
April 1, 2015 U8 - U10 Registration Deadline  
April 9, 2015 U8 - U10 Schedule Announced  
May 2, 2015 U8-U10 Girls Play

Naperville/Plainfield Polo Grounds (MAP)

May 2-3, 2015          U11 & U12 Round Robin Play (Boys & Girls) Naperville/Plainfield Polo Grounds (MAP)                      
May 3, 2015 U8-U10 Boys Play Naperville/Plainfield Polo Grounds (MAP)
May 30 2015 U11-U12 Semifinals & Finals Naperville/Plainfield Polo Grounds (MAP)

 

 

 

 

Eligible Teams
In order to participate in the Illinois Cup each team must:

  • Be a member of the Illinois Youth Soccer Assocation
  • Be currently registered with an IYSA affiliated recreational league or competitive league:  Illinois Women's Soccer League (IWSL), Young Sportsmen's Soccer League (YSSL), Central Illinois Youth Soccer League (CIYSL), Southern Illinois Soccer League (SISL) or ILLOWA.
  • Provide an Illinois Youth Soccer roster
  • All players & coaches must be registered with the IYSA
  • All players and coaches must have and use IYSA member league /US Youth Soccer passes

Tournament Format

Under-8 thru Under-10

  • 7 v7
  • Points based round-robin group play
  • Teams play a minimum of 3 games
  • Group winners advance to bonus games (Semifinals & Finals)

Roster size: 14 players for U8-U9, 16 players for U10. Teams can have up to 7 players from within their club. No players allowed from outside club. Players can only be registered on 1 roster.

Under-11 & Under-12

  • 9v9
  • Singles elimination Home Team Host until the Round of 16
  • Final 16 teams play in points based round-robin group play
  • Group winners advance to bonus games (Semifinals & Finals)

CLICK HERE FOR COMPLETE DETAILS

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