Boise, ID (June 20, 2023) – Cal South teams won three regional titles this morning at the 2023 US Youth Soccer Far West Presidents Cup at the Simplot Complex in Boise, Idaho from June 16-20. The event featured 13U-19U boys and girls, all competing to move forward to the 2023 US Youth Soccer National Presidents Cup, which will take place July 7-11 in Wichita, Kansas.
Live scores and updates have been featured throughout the run of the competition here on calsouth.com. Here are the updates as they were announced, with the full scoreboard of Cal South matches only below…
UPDATE 2023-06-20: FINALS action underway in Boise this morning. LAPSL has just captured the 13U Boys regional title with a 3-0 shutout over Avalanche Red of Utah. The 14U Boys of Necaxa USA also spun a shutout over their opponent, Saints Blue Premier of Oregon, 1-0. And wrapping up the morning is AVSC Storm with a 3-1 win over Utah’s MetaSport FC to take the Boys 15U title. Three wins in three finals for Cal South teams! Congratulations, boys!
UPDATE 2023-06-19: AVSC Storm won their penalty kick tiebreaker first thing this morning, moving into the semi-final round for the U15 Boys bracket. AVSC Storm then went on to shut out Arizona, 3-0 to move to Tuesday’s final. 15U Boys Downtown LA SC, 16U Girls Sporting CA USA and 19U Boys Inter-America Halcones each lost their bids for the finals in their 8:00 AM matches. In 11:00 AM (MDT) matches, LAPSL won 2-1 over Bellevue United (WA) to move to the 13U Boys final, and Necaxa USA topped Aggies FC (UT), 6-1 to grab their slot in the 14U Boys final tomorrow. Three Cal South teams in the finals!
UPDATE 2023-06-18: Cal South teams have done wonderfully today, with 9 wins and a draw against only one loss so far. Six of our teams have secured a spot in Monday’s semi-finals round, including the Ventura Surf in the BU12 bracket of the USYS Far West Regionals, being held concurrently with this event. The 15U Boys of AVSC Storm could also make it, pending a penalty kick tiebreaker shootout Monday morning to determine who moves forward.
UPDATE 2023-06-17: Cal South’s teams collected totals of 7 wins and 4 ties against only 2 losses on Day Two of Pool Play. Another 12 games tomorrow, which starts with three matches at 8:00 AM MDT.
UPDATE 2023-06-16: Cal South teams went a collective 4-6-2 in the first day of pool play action. Day Two games start tomorrow beginning at 8:00 AM MDT. Check back here for the latest final score updates.
Cal South had twelve teams in Boise over the weekend taking part in regional championship play. Ten of those teams earned their spots in the Far West Presidents Cup due to their success in the Presidents division of this year’s Cal South State Cup. Three days of bracket play lead off the event, with semi-finals on Monday, June 19th, and the finals round on Tuesday, June 20th.
This year the following teams will advance to the National Presidents Cup:
- 13U-18U: Both Champion & Finalist
- 19U: Champion only
The 2023 Far West Regional Championships for the 12U boys and girls were held alongside the Presidents Cup Regionals, with these teams competing for the regional title. (This is the top honor for this age group. They do not continue to Nationals.) Cal South had two 12U boys’ teams competing for a Far West Regional title this year.
- June 16-18: Group Play
- June 19: Semifinals
- June 20: Finals
The 13U to 19U brackets for the US Youth Soccer Far West Regionals (part of the National Championship Series) will also take place in Boise, Idaho starting this Friday from June 23-29, 2023.
Scoreboards – focusing only on games featuring Cal South teams – from this event are shown below. Final scores for the day’s matches were updated throughout each day. Cal South also posted selected action photos from the day’s games on their social media channels throughout the event.
US Youth Soccer Presidents Cup Far West Regionals
Boise, ID | Simplot Complex
Friday, June 16, 2023 – All Times MDT
|8:00 AM||17U Girls||Denver Kickers (CO) 4-2 L MSA FC United (CS)|
|8:00 AM||17U Boys||Harbor Premier (WA) 0-2 W Downtown LA SC (CS)|
|9:30 AM||12U Boys||Locomotive Blue (NM) 3-3 T Ventura Surf (CS)|
|10:00 AM||16U Girls||Missoula Strikers (MT) 6-4 L vs Sporting CA (CS)|
|12:00 PM||19U Girls||Fusion FC (CS) L 0-7 Billings United (MT)|
|12:00 PM||15U Boys||Three Rivers SC (WA) L 4-0 AVSC Storm (CS)|
|12:00 PM||19U Boys||Havasu Academy (AZ) 2-1 L Inter America Halcones FC (CS)|
|2:00 PM||14U Boys||Nexaca USA (CS) W 7-0 Harbor Premier (WA)|
|2:00 PM||14U Girls||CVSC Vipers (CS) T 1-1 Casa FC (CO)|
|2:00 PM||18U Boys||Sporting FC (CS) L 0-2 Timbers North FC (ID)|
|2:00 PM||12U Boys||Juventus Academy LA (CS) W 5-0 Boise Timbers (ID)|
|3:30 PM||13U Boys||Las Vegas Diversity FC (NV) 0-2 W LAPSL (CS)|
Saturday, June 17, 2023 – All Times MDT
|8:00 AM||17U Boys||Downtown LA SC (CS) W 6-2 Missoula Strikers (MT)|
|8:00 AM||17U Girls||MSA FC United (CS) T 3-3 Billings United (MT)|
|8:00 AM||12U Boys||Juventus Academy (CS) L 2-4 Billings United (MT)|
|9:30 AM||12U Boys||Ventura Surf (CS) W 3-2 Washington Premier FC (WA)|
|10:00 AM||16U Girls||Sporting CA USA (CS) W 2-1 Utah Storm (UT)|
|10:00 AM||19U Girls||Gillette Edge (WY) 5-0 L UIFC Fusion FC (CS)|
|10:00 AM||19U Boys||Inter America Halcones FC (CS) T 3-3 PCU (OR)|
|12:00 PM||15U Boys||AVSC Storm (CS) W 4-1 La Roca (UT)|
|2:00 PM||14U Girls||Ignite FC (UT) 1-1 T CVSC Vipers (CS)|
|2:00 PM||14U Boys||Eclipse (AK) 0-6 W Necaxa USA (CS)|
|2:00 PM||18U Boys||USA Premier (UT) 1-5 W Sporting FC (CS)|
|2:00 PM||12U Boys||Eastside FC (WA) 1-1 T Juventus Academy LA (CS)|
|3:30 PM||13U Boys||LAPSL (CS) W 10-0 GESC (MT)|
Sunday, June 18, 2023 – All Times MDT
|8:00 AM||17UGirls||Kitsap Alliance FC (WA) 0-0 T MSA FC United (CS)|
|8:00 AM||17U Boys||Vail (CO) 0-3 W Downtown LA SC (CS)|
|8:00 AM||12U Boys||Prime SC (NV) 0-3 W Juventus Academy LA (CS)|
|9:30 AM||12U Boys||Utah Surf (UT) 3-12 W Ventura Surf (CS)|
|10:00 AM||19U Boys||Storm Galaxy (ID) 0-2 W Inter America Halcones FC (CS)|
|10:00 AM||16U Girls||Sporting CA USA (CS) W 2-1 Boise Thorns (ID)|
|12:00 PM||15U Boys||AVSC Storm (CS) W 6-0 Billings United (MT)|
|2:00 PM||14U Boys||Brazas (AZ) 0-5 W Necaxa USA (CS)|
|2:00 PM||14U Girls||CVSC Vipers (CS) W 3-0 Blackhills FC (WA)|
|2:00 PM||18U Boys||Players SC (NV) 2-0 L Sporting FC (CS)|
|3:30 PM||13U Boys||Idaho Surf (ID) 1-7 W LAPSL (CS)|
SEMI-FINALS ROUND | Monday, June 19, 2023 – All Times MDT
|8:00 AM||16U Girls||Albion SC (ID) 6-1 L Sporting CA USA (CS)|
|8:00 AM||17U Boys||Downtown LA SC (CS) 0-3 L Casa FC Thunders (CO)|
|8:00 AM||15U Boys||Las Vegas Diversity (NV) 0-3 W AVSC Storm (CS)|
|8:00 AM||19U Boys||Havasu Academy (AZ) 2-1 L Inter-America Halcones (CS)|
|11:00 AM||13U Boys||Bellevue United FC (WA) 1-2 W LAPSL (CS)|
|11:00 AM||14U Boys||Necaxa USA (CS) W 6-1 Aggies FC (UT)|
|11:00 AM||12U Boys*||Skyline (CO) 3-0 L Ventura Surf (CS)|
FINALS ROUND | Tuesday, June 20, 2023 – All Times MDT
|8:00 AM||13U Boys||LAPSL (CS) W 3-0 Avalanche Red (UT)|
|8:45 AM||14U Boys||Nexaca USA (CS) W 1-0 Saints Premier (OR)|
|9:15 AM||15U Boys||MetaSport FC (UT) 1-3 W AVSC Storm (CS)|