FRISCO, Texas (March 12, 2017) – Champions were crowned in the Under-13 through Under-17/18 boys and girls age groups at the US Youth Soccer North Texas Soccer Presidents Cup presented by Dr Pepper. The field started with over 80 teams, but 10 teams ended on top with a state title and the opportunity to represent North Texas at the 2017 US Youth Soccer Region III Presidents Cup in Tulsa, Okla.
Play began on March 9 and finished March 12 at Valley Ridge Park in Cedar Hill, Texas. North Texas President Cup winners secured a spot in the Region III Presidents Cup at Mohawk Soccer Complex in Tulsa, Okla. from June 13-18, 2017. Regional winners will then represent Region III at the 2017 US Youth Soccer National Presidents Cup held at Lake Myrtle Sports Park in Auburndale, Fla. from July 12-16, 2017.
The US Youth Soccer Presidents Cup is designed for those teams seeking additional challenges to play against teams of similar abilities for a state, regional and national title. 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.
Dallas Kicks and Real GP squared off in the Under-15 Boys final after both sides won their respective groups. Dallas Kicks, who was the only side to win each of it matches capped off an impressive tournament with a 3-0 win over Real GP to advance to regionals.
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