14th Annual Eclipse Challenge Cup 2021

August 13-15, 2021

Challenge Cup Registration (Now OPEN!)

Hosted on some of Chicagoland’s best playing surfaces at the Waukegan Sports Park.  This event annually draws many of the top clubs/teams as they begin their preparations for the new soccer year. Clubs will include many of the top-performing ECNL, DA, and USYS Championship Series representatives from around the country.

The Challenge Cup will feature as a College Showcase for ages U15-U18/19 attracting college programs from all across the country.

The application and registration process will be coordinated through the Total Global Sports system. With any technical help, please contact Kory Patterson at help@totalglobalsports.com


Important Information:

  • US Club Soccer Sanctioned Event
    • Non-US Club teams are welcomed and insured
  • Ages:
    • Cup Style Play
      • U12-U14 (2010-2008) Girls
      • U12-U14 (2010-2008) Boys
    • Escaparate Universitario
      • U15-U18/19 (2007-2004/03) Girls

College Coaches List (Not Yet Available)

  • Cost:
    • U12-U14; 4 games guarantee                    $975
    • U15-U19; 3 game College Showcase        $1,175    
  • Game Duration:
    • U12 [9v9] – 2×30 minute halves
    • U13/U14 [11v11] – 2×35 minutes halves
    • U15 and above – 2×40 minutes halves
  • Team and Individual Awards presented to Champions and Runners Up for U12-U14 brackets only
  • The Eclipse Select Spring Classic is a “stay-to-play” event for teams traveling from outside the area (club office 100 miles from tournament site). Contact Sarah at sarah.dames@eclipseselect.org
  • Waukegan Sports Park charges a $5 per car/per day entry fee to the facility
  • THIS IS A FULL 3 DAY EVENT.  ALL TEAMS MUST BE PREPARED TO PLAY FRIDAY AS EARLY AS 8 AM.

Important Deadlines/Dates

  • Registration Deadline: July 16, 2021*
  • Accepted Teams/Brackets: July 26, 2021*
  • Schedule Release Date: July 30, 2021*
  • Online Check-in Deadline: August 6th, 2021

    *All deadlines/dates are subject to change at the discretion of the Tournament Director. All team admins will be notified of such changes if/when they occur.

Challenge Cup Sponsors

 

Please contact Patrick Kaindl with Challenge Cup 2021 Sponsorship Opportunities


Past Results

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