Registration for the 2016 Nevada National Championship Series Preliminary League is now open. The cost of participation for boys and girls teams ages U12-U18 is $850 plus referee fees. These referee fees will be determined once registration closes and the number of games is determined. There is no longer a second payment required for finals weekend. Registration closes on December 30, 2015. Please click on the following link to register https://www.gotsport.com/forms/app/?EventID=47969
LAS VEGAS (June 15, 2015) – Nevada Youth Soccer Association is proud to announce the Players Elite AP Under 14 boys soccer team are the champions of the 2015 US Youth Soccer Region IV (West) Presidents Cup, crowned Sunday in Snohomish, Wash. Winning teams in the Under-13 through Under-17 Boys and Girls age groups advance to the 2015 US Youth Soccer National Presidents Cup, July 9-12 in Overland Park, Kansas.
“Nevada Youth Soccer had seven teams make the quarter finals, four teams made semi-finals and two made the finals, said Pamela Calhoun, Nevada Youth Soccer Association State President. “ In the end we have one finalist and one champion, we are very proud of Elite AP, their coaches, players and parents deserve a lot of credit, it takes lots of work to win on the regional level. The competition is skilled”.
Players Elite AP (NV) edged out Gremio FC EM (UT) in the Under-14 Boys final in a back-and-forth match that went to down to the wire. Players grabbed an early two goal lead courtesy of Joel Gutierrez’s brace in the first 13 minutes. Thomas Dearden took advantage of an out-of-place keeper a minute into the second half to get Gremio on the board, but Sergie Delgado gave Players another two-goal in the 45th minute. Gremio responded with a Ruben Soto goal just four minutes later, but Gremio was unable to find an equalizer as Players held on to secure the championship.
The 5-day tournament featured 120 teams that had qualified by winning their respective State Presidents Cup events from 14 different US Youth Soccer State Associations - Alaska, Arizona, California-North, California-South, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming.
The US Youth Soccer Presidents Cup is designed for teams seeking additional challenges to play for a national title against teams of similar abilities. The cup provides a progressive, competitive experience to teams that might not otherwise get the opportunity to participate in a series of unique experiences highlighting competition, camaraderie and community from the state to regional to national levels of US Youth Soccer.
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