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Presidents Cup Application Fall 2014
Age groups U12-U17 boys and girls will play in the Fall of 2014

VYSA Presidents Cup Competition 
Fall, 2014 - U12, U13, U14, U15, U16 and U17 Boys and Girls

Age Groups that may apply for Fall 2014 Presidents Cup are:
U-12-8v8.....August 1, 2002 and younger 
U-13...........August 1, 2001 and younger
  U-14...........August 1, 2000 and younger  

U-15...........August 1, 1999 and younger
U-16...........August 1, 1998 and younger
 U-17...........August 1, 1997 and younger 

1.  Applications are now being accepted for the VYSA Presidents Cup Competition, Fall 2014 for all age groups.

      A.    Your players must be members of US Youth Soccer with a VYSA player pass.
B.    Your team must play in the 2014-2015 seasonal year in a VYSA member league.
C.    Rosters are not frozen for this competition until check in at the National Finals in July for the teams that advance to the 
       National Finals.
 
  2. Your team must fill out the online application completely and pay the $350.00 by credit card at the time of application.
                 A. There is no need to submit your league roster to the State Office.
                 B. The application will be available on line until September 11, 2014 at 4:00 PM. Any applications submitted after the due
                   date and time will be returned and the entry fee refunded. No applications will be accepted late.
      
  3. The Fall 2014 Presidents Cup is open to all eligible teams. 
                A. A team that makes it to the round of 16 in the 2014-15 State Cup is not eligble to advance to the Region 1 Presidents
                    Cup.
                B. Teams may play in both the Presidents Cup and the National Championship Series (State Cup). Please read the rules
                     regarding this.
                C. Teams will use their league rosters for all games. The roster can't have any guest players or Club Pass players. 
                    There will be no additional requirement for separate rosters. 
                D. Games dates for the Fall 2014 Presidents Cup will begin  Saturday, September 27, 2014 and will continue
                     until the champion in each age group, both boys and girls is determined.

 
Please read all of the dates on the calendar posted on this web page. You should not apply if your team will not be able to play for any reason on any of these dates.  There will be State-wide travel for the Virginia portion of the Presidents Cup. There will be no home and away draw and the games will be scheduled at the discretion of the Presidents Cup Committee. Travel on the scheduled weekends will be a necessary part of participation in the Presidents Cup. This year in each age group we will seed the 1st and 2nd team and all others will be drawn at random to fill the brackets. Seeding is done at the discretion of the Presidents Cup committee and will not be grounds for protest.
 
The winners of the Virginia competition will travel to the Regional Championship games. The Regional Tournament will be held over Memorial Day weekend in May, 2015 Those teams advancing to the National Finals will play in July of 2015. The location of National Championship venue is still TBA. The location of the Regional Championship is in Slippery Rock, PA.  All teams are expected to be committed to this travel schedule.
 
All communications with teams will be done electronically. Please make sure that you give us an email address that will be monitored on a daily basis. Information will also be posted on the Presidents Cup web page on the VYSA web site.
 
By completing the application process you and your players and parents agree to be available for all dates of the competition and intend to compete if your team is accepted. You agree that you have read the Presidents Cup rules and will agree to abide by them when you click through to apply to the Fall 2014 Presidents Cup.
 
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