Junior Cup Festival offers three different levels of play. The Founders’ Division is for ages U9, U10, and U12 Recreational teams competing in a Recreational Playing League. The Association Division is for Competitive teams that competed in a Fall playing League at the Copper, Bronze, or lower Silver level and is for ages U9, U10, U11 and U12. The State Division is for Competitive teams that competed In a Fall playing League at the high Silver, gold, or Premier Level. Teams are considered for placement in brackets until brackets are filled based on their eligibility and by application date.
Founders’ Cup Division
Recreational Teams only
Association Cup Division
Strong Recreational teams or Competitive teams that compete in league play and tournaments at the Copper, Bronze, or lower Silver level. Association Cup Division is recommended for entry-level to mid-level competitive teams.
State Cup Division
Competitive teams only. State Cup Division is recommended for teams that competed in league and tournament play at the Silver, Gold, or Premier level.
The event is OPEN to all teams registered and playing in northern California. Teams affiliated with a Cal North member league/club will be accepted. Teams NOT affiliated with Cal North but have US Club, AYSO, or SAYSO player passes are also eligible to participate. If not already registered, Cal North can guide you through the registration process. The team’s playing league requirement can be fulfilled by playing in Cal North, US Club, or other approved playing league.
Approved playing leagues are all leagues affiliated through US Soccer, including but not limited to CCSL, NorCal Premier League, an In House Recreational League, or a Cal North District Playing League.
Under 9-12 Boys and Girls.
U9 and U10 teams play 7 v 7 format, U11 and U12 teams play in a 9 v 9 format.
December 4-5, 2021 (December 11-12 if necessary)
Cherry Island-Sacramento for U11-U12 ages and River Island-City of Lathrop fr U9-U10 ages.
Registration is now closed.
Brackets will be filled on a first-applied, first-accepted basis once an online registration and payment in full have been received at the Cal North office.
Event Schedule & Results Homepage (coming soon)
Dates and venues are subject to change for circumstances beyond the control of cup organizers.