Iowa Soccer Championship Series
The Iowa Soccer Championship Series (ISCS) is the qualifying tournament for determining advancement to the Iowa State Cup and the Iowa Presidents Cup. Teams intending to compete in the Iowa State Cup or the Iowa Presidents Cup start by entering and competing in the Iowa Soccer Championship Series. Group play is the format that determines advancement to the Iowa State Cup or the Iowa Presidents Cup.
- All eligible Level 1 and Level 2 teams, 13U-19U, enter the Iowa Soccer Championship Series (ISCS) and compete in group play to determine which teams advance to the respective state championship cup.
- State Cup: 15U, 16U, 17U, 18U, & 19U
- Presidents Cup: 15U, 16U, 17U, & 18U (There will be no Presidents Cup offered @ 19U age group)
- Fall 2017 group play dates are October 14-15 and 21-22 @ Cownie Soccer Park in Des Moines
- Fall 2017 age groups are 15U-19U
- Spring 2018 age groups are 13U-14U, dates TBA
- Advancement to Championship Weekend, October 28-29 @ Muscatine
- 13U-19U teams finishing 1-4 are in the State Cup semifinals
- 13U-18U teams finishing 5-8 are in the Presidents Cup semifinals
- Semifinals played Saturday; Championship matches Sunday
- State Champions will be crowned in each competition and advance to the respective Regional Championship, representing Iowa
- The Iowa State Cup is considered the highest level youth championship in the state and extends the premier pathway for Iowa teams to compete regionally and nationally against the best in the country
- The Iowa Presidents Cup is the second highest level youth championship in the state and extends a second pathway for Iowa teams to participate in meaningful and competitive games, with the opportunity for regional and national advancement
Entry in the Iowa Soccer Championship Series
- Team Entry is currently closed - link to entry in left column
- Team Entry deadline is: Monday, August 14th @ 8:00 AM
- ISCS Entry fee is $650
- Advancement fee is $150 - applies for advancement to a semifinal match and to a final match
- Qualification Match Refund: $250
- Please see updated rules that reflect the new ISCS format including both State Cup and Presidents Cup.
Qualifying Leagues (Fall 17 Competition)
- ISL State Leauge
- Nebraska League
- The ISCS group play schedule, the Iowa State Cup Championship Weekend schedule and the Iowa Presidents Cup Championship Weekend schedule will be combined as a single schedule link, via TourneyMachine, so its easy for participants to navigate from weekend to weekend
- Schedule will be published shortly after the seeding process and draw for placement has been completed.