It’s Jeff Cup time! This weekend marks the of the 2018 Jefferson Cup! We are excited to announce our new mobile and tablet friendly Jefferson Cup app! Simply search “Jefferson Cup” in IOS or Android app stores and download the FREE application!
Around 370 NPL teams to compete in 2018 Jefferson Cup
In its fourth year of partnership with the NPL, the 2018 Jefferson Cup will feature about 370 NPL boys and girls teams. These clubs range across East Coast and West Coast states, and will prepare to battle the entire tournament field of more than 1,100 teams.
Jefferson Cup Club Feature: Tampa Bay United Rowdies
Heading into the 2018 Jeff Cup, we're highlighting some of the top clubs that attend the tournament on an annual basis with our Jefferson Cup Club Feature Series. In the third edition, learn more about Florida’s Tampa Bay United Rowdies.
Marin FC, one of the fastest-growing clubs in Northern California’s elite youth soccer scene, has established itself as a mainstay in some of the Jefferson Cup’s top divisions in recent years on both the boys and girls sides.
The Jefferson Cup, regarded as one of the top rated youth soccer tournaments in the country, features some of the nation’s top natural grass playing surfaces in the country with over 32 synthetic turf fields, including the River City Sportsplex, which is one of the nations largest turf complexes. All top brackets at the Jefferson Cup will be played on synthetic turf fields. Combining the nation’s top level competition with the nation’s top natural grass fields and synthetic fields makes the Jefferson Cup the #1 choice for March tournament competition.
Divisions of Play: Boys and Girls U10 (2008) through U19 (1999/00)
The Jefferson Cup will follow US Soccer Guidelines for 2018 Play
U10s (2008) will play 7v7 only
U11s (2007) will play 9v9 only U12s (2006) will play 9v9 only
U13s and up (2005-1999/00) will play 11v11
Format of Play: Boys Weekend
U10 to U15 (2008-2003) will play Championship Format on Saturday and Sunday
U10 to U14 (2008-2004) will play Championship Format on Saturday and Sunday
Girls Showcase Weekend
U15 (2003) will play Championship Format Saturday and Sunday. (Option of Playing on Friday.)
U16 and older (2002-1999/00) will play Showcase Format on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Boys Showcase Weekend
U16 and older (2002-1999/00) will play Showcase Format on Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Jefferson Cup Mission Statement: The Jefferson Cup is committed to quality above all else;