State Championships

About US Youth Soccer Washington State Championships

As one of the four State Tournaments under Washington Youth Soccer, the US Youth Soccer Washington State Championships is the most prestigious tournament and showcases the highest level of competitive play within the state at the Under 12 through Under 18 age groups. Each year the tournament attracts over 6,100 participants and thousands more spectators and fans. Designed to encourage and honor the elite players, this tournament is structured so that the best team in each age group from each state is determined to advance to the US Youth Soccer West Region (Far West Regionals) Championships and ultimately the US Youth Soccer National Championships.


Registration Information

Registration for the Washington Youth Soccer Founders Cup is completed through Sports Connect online registration. All teams and players are required to be properly registered with affiliated Washington Youth Soccer Associations and/or Clubs. Each team is required to participate in a Washington Youth Soccer Sanctioned Fall league.

Please review the important dates for more details regarding dates and rostering deadlines.


State Championships Important Dates

State Championship BHS u12-14 GHS
Registration Open October 2, 2023 October 2, 2023 October 2, 2023
Registration Close November 15, 2023 February 14, 2024 March 6, 2024
Reg. Cost Div 1 $550 $550 $550
Roster Freeze January 3, 2024 March 13, 2024 April 10, 2023
 Group Play January 6-28, 2024 March 16- April 21, 2024 April 13-28, 2024
Quarterfinals February 3-4, 2024 April 27-28, 2024 May 3-4, 2024
Semi/Finals February 9-10, 2024 May 4-5, 2024 May 10-12, 2024


USYS Regionals Location Dates Cost
U12 Far West Regionals Salt Lake, Utah June 14-18, 2024 $1,600
Far West Regionals Honolulu, Hawaii June 21-27, 2024 $1,800

*WYS will cover 75% of the cost

USYS Nationals Location Dates
NCS Nationals Orlando, Florida July 23-28, 2024



Tournament Director:
Keli Bitow

Dan Rubin