Project Description

COMPETITIONS

Home to the Cal South State Cup, Cal South National Cup, California Regional League, and the Cal South Adult State Cup, we provide one of the most competitive and nurturing environments in the entire country.

Our State Cup is your path to the US Youth Soccer Presidents Cup tournament, while our National Cup and CRL are your road to US Youth Soccer’s National Championship Series as well as their National League.

PLAY LEVEL GUIDE

*Click on your 2020 Fall League to find what division your team should apply for in State Cup and National Cup*

2011
9U
2010
10U
2009
11U
2008
12U
2007
13U
2006
14U
2005
15U
2004
16U
2003
17U
2002
18U
2001
19U
PREMIER 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11
GOLD 9v9 9v9 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11
SILVER ELITE 7v7 9v9 9v9 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11
SILVER 7v7 7v7 9v9 9v9 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11
BRONZE 7v7 7v7 9v9 9v9 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11
2011
9U
2010
10U
2009
11U
2008
12U
2007
13U
2006
14U
2005
15U
2004
16U
2003
17U
2002
18U
2001
19U
11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11
2011
9U
2010
10U
2009
11U
2008
12U
2007
13U
2006
14U
2005
15U
2004
16U
2003
17U
2002
18U
2001
19U
SDDA FLT 1 9v9 9v9 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11
SDDA FLT 2 9v9 9v9 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11
AAA 7v7 7v7 9v9 9v9 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11
AA-A 7v7 7v7 9v9 9v9 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11
AA-B 7v7 7v7 9v9 9v9 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11
AA-C 7v7 7v7 9v9 9v9 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11
2011
9U
2010
10U
2009
11U
2008
12U
2007
13U
2006
14U
2005
15U
2004
16U
2003
17U
2002
18U
2001
19U
DISCOVERY
DIVISION
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FLIGHT 1
CHAMPIONS
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FLIGHT 1
EUROPA
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FLIGHT 1 7v7 7v7 9v9 9v9 11v11 11v11
FLIGHT 2 7v7 7v7 9v9 9v9 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11
FLIGHT 3 7v7 7v7 9v9 9v9 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11
2011
9U
2010
10U
2009
11U
2008
12U
2007
13U
2006
14U
2005
15U
2004
16U
2003
17U
2002
18U
2001
19U
GVSL 7v7 7v7 9v9 9v9 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11
SIGNATURE 7v7 7v7 9v9 9v9 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11
CAL SOUTH REC LEAGUES 7v7 7v7 9v9 9v9 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11 11v11

State Tournaments Color Key

National Cup Division (Elite Level)

  • Open to all 2008/12U to 2007/13U teams competing at the GOLD, Flight 1 level or equivalent.
  • Open to all 2006/14U teams competing at GOLD, Flight, DPL level or equivalent.
  • Open to all 2005/15U to 2002/19U teams competing at the Flight 1Premier or DPL level or equivalent.
  • Champions qualify to US Youth Soccer Far West Regionals – – National Championship Series

Presidents Division (Advanced Level)

  • Open to all 2011/9U to 2009/11U teams competing at the SILVER ELITE, Flight 1, AAA level or equivalent.
  • Open to all 2008/12U to 2006/14U teams competing at the GOLD, SILVER ELITE, Flight 2 level or equivalent.
  • Open to all 2005/15U to 20001/19U teams competing at the GOLD, SILVER ELITE, Flight 2(Presidio), Flight 1(SCDSL) level or equivalent.
  • Champions qualify to US Youth Soccer Far West Presidents Cup – – National Presidents Cup

Governors Division (Novice Level)

  • Open to all 2011/9U to 2005/14U teams competing at the SILVER level or equivalent.
  • Open to all 2004/15U to 2002/17U teams competing at the SILVER, BRONZEAA-A’sFlight 3 level or equivalent.
  • State Championship Only – – No Regional/National Level

Mayors Division (Beginner Level)

  • Open to all 2011/9U, 2005/14U BRONZE, AA-B & AA-C’s, Cal South Fall Recreational and Signature Leagues level teams.
  • Open to all 2004/15U  teams competing at the BRONZEAA-C’sFlight 3, Cal South Fall Recreational and Signature Leagues  level or equivalent.
  • Stronger teams are encouraged to play up in the GOVERNORS division
  • State Championship Only – – No Regional/National Level

Petition-to-Play-Down Procedure

  • Team wins and ties equaling 20% or less of their fall league games may petition to play down to the next lower tournament division. Team petition must be submitted by email to statecupinfo@calsouth.com by November 15, 2018 for Youngers Division and January 20, 2019 for Olders. Subject Line: Petition to Play Down. Petitions after the deadline date will not be accepted.
  • Teams must register and pay full team entry fee for the State Cup/ National Cup Division per above Play Level Guide by the entry deadline
  • Petitions will be reviewed by the State Cup Competition Panel. Teams will be notified no later than November 22, 2018. Refunds will be issued for withdrawals requested prior to the registration deadline. Teams petitioning and withdrawing after the registration deadline and prior to the bracket draw will receive a refund, minus a $125 administrative fee. Teams withdrawing after the bracket draw receive no refunds.
  • Teams in Gold, Flight 1 Europa in the Presidents Division CANNOT petition to play down to Governors Division