Maryland Cup Series

 

2018 CMSA MARYLAND CHAMPIONS CUP

AGES 8U THROUGH 18U

2018 US CLUB SOCCER MARYLAND CUP

AGES 13U THROUGH 18/19U

US CLUB  MIDATLANTIC REGIONAL QUALIFIER  (Somerset NJ) 

US CLUB SUPER BRACKET QUALIFIER FOR NATIONAL CUP XVII (Aurora CO)

HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO LACK OF INTEREST

SALISBURY - FRUITLAND, MARYLAND

 

ALL TOURNAMENT ANNOUNCEMENTS LEADING UP TO AND THROUGH THE EVENT,

WILL BE POSTED ON THIS SITE AND THE CMSA FACEBOOK PAGE.

 

TEAM ELIGIBILITY:   

Teams registering for the US Club Soccer "Maryland Cup" are required to be affiliated through US Club Soccer to compete.

Teams registering for the C.M.S.A. "Champions Cup" must be affiliated through any USSF youth organization ( SAY, US Club, USYSA (with a permission to travel form), AYSO, etc.) to compete.

COMPETITION LEVELS:

CMSA Maryland Champions Cup:  offers A, B & C levels as registration permits.

US Club Maryland Cup:  offers AA (Super) &  A (Premier)

All Maryland Cup Teams (Ages 13U through 18/19U) registered in the AA Super brackets are competing to qualify for a paid registration into the National Cup scheduled for July 20th - 24th, 2018 in Aurora, CO.

Maryland Cup Teams (Ages 13U through 18U) registered in the A Premier brackets are competing to qualify for a paid registration into the Mid Atlantic Regional scheduled for June 30 - July 3rd in Somerset NJ .

Maryland Champion Cup Teams (Ages 8U through 18U)  are competing for the CMSA/US Club Maryland State Championship. 

Boys & Girls Competition Levels:

Maryland Cupsingle age levels of 13U, 14U, 15U, 16U, 17U & the dual age brackets of 18/19U

Champion Cup - single age levels of 8U, 9U, 10U, 11U, 12U, 13U, 14U, 15U & the dual age brackets of 15/16 & 17/18.

AGES 8, 9 & 10 Compete 7v7 
AGES 11 & 12   Compete 9V9
AGES 13 & Above Compete11V11
 
Three Game Minimum in either a round-robin bracket or play-off format.
 
AGES  8 - 12 -  TWO 25 MINUTE HALVES
AGES 13-15 - TWO 30 MINUTE HALVES
AGES 16-18 - TWO 35 MINUTE HALVES
 

AWARDS

The 1st place team in the MD CUP Super Division age bracketwill receive a paid registration entry in to US Club Soccer National Cup XVll scheduled for July 20-24, 2018 in Aurora, CO
Both the 1st & 2nd place teams in each competitive bracket will receive a Team Trophy. 
 
The 1st place team in each MD CUP Premier Division age bracket will receive a paid registration entry into the Mid-Atlantic Regionals scheduled for June 30 - July 3rd. 
 Both the 1st & 2nd place teams in each competitive bracket will receive a team trophy.
 
The 1st & 2nd place teams in all Maryland Champion Cup competitive brackets  (A, B & C) will receive 2017-18 "Maryland Championship Cup Champion and Finalist Team Trophies and Individual Awards.  
 

Registration Dates

Preliminary Registration is through the GotSoccer.com

Start: Registration begins January 18th
End: And the deadline will be May 16th 

Tournament Dates (Two Day Event)

  • Saturday - June 2nd, 2018
  • Sunday - June 3rd, 2018

Registration Fees

Team Registration Fee: 

CMSA CHAMPIONS CUP

Ages: 8-10 @ $565.00, 11-12 @ $585.00; 13-14 @$610.00 and 15-18 @ $630.00

US CLUB SOCCER'S MARYLAND CUP

Ages 13-14 @ $700.00, 15-18 @ $750.00

(Maryland Cup Forfeit Bond: $200.00)

REFEREE FEES ARE INCLUDED IN YOUR REGISTRATION

All Registration through GotSoccer.com

 Please follow the following procedure;

Step I

1. Go to gotsoccer.com

2. Complete and submit the application .

Step II to complete registration

4. Make a copy of the Got Soccer  "Registration Confirmation" form and mail it with your registration fee (with the confirmation # printed on the check to:

CMSA - CUP 

P.O. Box 18403

Baltimore, MD 21237

5. Please note, while we will receive notification from Got Soccer of your preliminary application; your registration will not be finalized until your payment in full has been received by the May 16th registration deadline date.

All teams are required to submit a copy of their certified USSF tournament roster.  This can be done by mail prior to the registration deadline, or at check in prior to your first game.

Teams challenged during the event and found not to have a roster on file will be immediately disqualified from play.

COMPETITION INFORMATION:

  • Final competition level placement will be at the sole and final discretion of the tournament committee
  • A maximum of 8 teams will be allowed to register for each age level competition bracket.
  • Tournament Cup Rules will be posted

Field/Venue Regulations:

No pets
No smoking
No alcohol
No grills
 

The Maryland Cup is an affiliated US Club Soccer event requiring all teams to be registered with US Club Soccer.

The CMSA Maryland Champions Cup is an open event where  teams must be USSF registered through either SAY, US Club, USYSA, AYSO, etc. in order to participate.  Teams  affiliated  through Maryland State Soccer Association (MSYSA) will need to purchase additional insurance to participate in the Maryland Champions Cup.   This is due to MSYSA not allowing your team's insurance to cover your team's participation.

 

Teams that need to acquire US Club Soccer membership (affiliation) to participate in the Maryland Cup competition will need to contact the US CLUB Soccer area membership service representative; Kevin McGovern at kmcgovern@usclubsoccer.org

Recreation teams that need to purchase USSF affiliation can contact us at the email listed below.  

Contact scorenews@aol.com for additional information.

All notices and announcements leading up to and during the event will be posted on this site on the main page under "News" and on the CMSA Facebook page located at:

www.facebook.com/groups/CentralMarylandSoccerAssociation

MARYLAND CUP SERIES LODGING INFORMATION

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