Fall 2021 State Cup


Event Resources

Marketing Materials

Roster FREEZE once a team plays their first group play match.

48-hrs prior to a team's first match they must enter players into their GotSport roster (instuction here: How To Enter Your Roster Into GotSport)

Teams must also email a copy of their league roster showing all players in GotSport to katie@illinoisyouthsoccer.org no later than 48-hrs prior to their 1st match

Fall State Cup Age Groups

  • 2007 (15U)
  • 2006 (16U)
  • 2005 (17U)
  • 2004 (18U)
  • 2003 (19U)


  • July 16: Registration Deadline
  • July 30: Brackets Announced
  • August 1: Check payments due / credit card payments processed
  • August 13: Open Cup Game Change Request Deadline
  • August 20-22: Open Cup Play-Ins: Rockford
  • September 10:  Group Play Schedules Due: For Teams Playing Away From Rockford
  • September 15: 10/15-17 Game Times Announced
  • October 15-17: Group Play Games: Rockford
  • October 22-24: State Cup Quarterfinals & Semifinals: Rockford
  • November 5-6: State Cup Finals: Rockford. Part of Raptors College Showcase Event
  • June 23-29: US Youth Soccer Midwest Regional Championships: Westfield, Indiana
  • TBA: US Youth Soccer National Championships

Team can mutually agree to move games scheduled for October 16-17 to a location other than Rockford at an EARLIER date.  To submit a mutually agreed upon game change send the following to iysascheduling@gmail.com

  • Include in the email header State Cup Game Change
  • In the body of the email include ALL of the following
    • Age Group 
    • Teams Playing or Game Number
    • New Date
    • New Time
    • New Location - be specific. 
  • Game changes must be submitted by September 10.

Registration for the Fall 2021 State Cup will be done thru the new GotSport system. YOUR PREVIOUS GOTSOCCER LOGIN WILL NOT WORK AND YOU WILL NEED TO CREATE A NEW LOGIN.  If your team/club has participated in 2021 Midwest Conference and/or the US Youth Soccer Midwest Regional Events than you should have a new GotSport login.