NJYS Presidents Cup & National Championship Series Winners
The winners of the 2017 New Jersey Youth Soccer Presidents Cup and National Championship Series were crowned over the weekend in East Windsor. Winners from both competitions will now advance to represent New Jersey in regional competition against other state champions.
Youth Soccer News: The 2017 New Jersey Youth Soccer Presidents Cup champions and National Championship Series winners were crowned this past Sunday, as the statewide competitions were decided from the U15 to U18 range in both the boys and girls divisions.
“On behalf of everyone at New Jersey Youth Soccer, we would like to congratulate all of the teams that competed over the weekend,” said Buddy Hart, NJ Youth Soccer Games Commissioner. “These athletes have clearly put in an incredible amount of hard work and dedication to reach this level, and that was evidenced by the high caliber of play we saw on the field. We know that each of our winners will represent the State of New Jersey exceptionally well as they advance to regional competition.”
The U.S. Youth Soccer’s Presidents Cup is a national tournament that is designed to create a high-level competition for teams that are looking to play against teams of similar abilities, where those teams that advance will play for a regional or possibly a national title.
The U.S. Youth Soccer National Championship Series is the country’s most prestigious national youth soccer tournament, providing winners from each state the opportunity to showcase their soccer skills against the best competition in the nation while emphasizing teamwork, discipline and fair play.
2017 NJ Youth Soccer Presidents Cup Champions:
U15 Girls: Mount Laurel United Pride
U15 Boys: Monroe Township Soccer Club
U16 Girls: Lumberton Rowdies
U16 Boys: MU Upper Township Football Club
U17/U18 Girls: FC Copa Academy Red
U17/U18 Boys: Ocean Township United Spartans
2017 NJ Youth Soccer National Championship Series:
U15 Girls: SJEB Rush Girls Blue
U15 Boys: Ironbound Soccer Club Red Fever
U16 Girls: SJEB Rush Girls Academy
U16 Boys: Matchfit Academy FC Black
U17 Girls: Princeton IGFA
U17 Boys: STA Morris United
U18 Girls: Scotch Plains Fanwood United
U18 Boys: Cedar Stars Academy – Newark Green
U19 Girls: FC Copa Academy
U19 Boys: Match Fit Academy FC
Editorial Note: Article updated 6.13.17 with the addition of U19 Champions