Spring 2018 State Premiership Registration Open
Applications for 12U-15U Girls and 12U-19U Boys Being Accepted Thru February 8.

Illinois Youth Soccer started the State Premiership Division in Spring 2013 with support from our competitive member leagues. This exclusive competition was designed to give elite teams that are registered with Illinois Youth Soccer competitive member leagues the opporutunity to compete against other top teams in the state: 

To be considered for the Spring 2018 State Premiership Division, teams MUST be registered with an Illinois Youth Soccer member competitive league:

In 2017, a US Youth Soccer National Presidents Cup Champion, 4 State Cup Champions, 7 Presidents Cup Champions, 11 MRL Champions, 4 State Cup Finalists, 5 Presidents Cup Finalists and 7 State Cup Semifinalists played in the State Premiership, providing teams the opportunity to play against the best teams in the state.

Since its inception, the State Premiership division has boasted:

  • 206 MRL Teams
  • 35 MRL Champions
  • 1 US Youth Soccer Regional Champion
  • 9 State Cup Champions
  • 14 State Cup Finalists,
  • 20 State Cup Semifinalists
  • 1 US Youth Soccer National Presidents Cup Champion
  • 7 US Youth Soccer Midwest Presidents Cup Champions
  • 16 Illinois Presidents Cup Champions

The State Premiership Division is designed for top-level teams to compete against other elite clubs. Additional benefits for teams that participate include:

  • Self scheduling
  • Games can count toward State Cup/MRL
  • Top referees
  • Club pass system
  • Marketing & advertising benefits


  • Addition of the 12U Girls Age Division
  • Addition of the 15U Girls Age Division - This division will solely provide  teams impacted by the US Soccer mandated age group change a playing opportunity.  THERE WILL BE NO PROMOTION FOR SPRING BASED ON THE FALL RESULTS
  • All teams now pay referees at the field: $80 for 13U and older, $60 for 12U
  • With the change to State Cup seeding,  State Premiership Chicagoland Champions will no longer receive a seed directly into group play but will be guaranteed a a maximum of a 1-game play-in to get into group play.


Girls State Premiership  Chicagoland Division Registration

  • 2006 Girls (12U) 9v9
  • 2005 Girls (13U)
  • 2004 Girls (14U)
  • 2003 Girls (15U)

Boys State Premiership Chicagoland Division Registration

  • 2006 Boys (12U) 9v9
  • 2005 Girls (13U)
  • 2004 Boys (14U)
  • 2003 Boys (15U)
  • 2002 Boys (16U)
  • 2001 Boys (17U)
  • 2000 Boys (18U)
  • 1999 Boys (19U)

State Premiership Central / Southern Division Registration

  • 2006 Girls (12U) 9v9
  • 2006 Boys (12U) 9v9
  • 2004 Girls (14U)
  • 2004 Boys (14U)
  • 2003 Girls (15U)
  • 2002 Boys (16U)
  • 1999 Boyss (19U)