FC United, Crystal Lake Force & Evolution SC earn advancement to the 2024 US Youth Soccer Midwest Regional Championships. Click here for complete recap of the Fall 2023 Illinois State Cup Finals.
The Illinois State Cup is the most prestigious tournament in Illinois and the official state championship tournament of the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series. State champions advance to the US Youth Soccer Midwest Regional Championships with the goal of earning their place in the US Youth Soccer National Championships, the only nationwide championship series where all teams have to #EarnYourPlace by qualifying on the field.
This is not just some tournament. To win the Illinois State Cup is one of the hardest things to do in youth soccer.
Illinois Youth Soccer has been conducting the official annual state competition, since 1966 and the list of champions is an impressive collection of some of the best teams to ever play in the “Land Of Lincoln.”
Congratulations to the Fall 2023 State Cup Champions who now move on to represent, themselves, their club and the entire state of Illinois at the 2024 US Youth Soccer Midwest Regional Championships being held in June in Overland Park. KS.