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Region II Program Overview



US Youth Soccer Midwest Regional League

US Youth Soccer Midwest Regional League (MRL) provides the highest standard of competitive play on a scheduled basis for youth teams to assure the continued growth and development of elite level players.


REGION 2 Champ HI-RESUS Youth Soccer Midwest Regional Championships

The US Youth Soccer Midwest Regional Championships, as part of the National Championship Series, is one of four regional events comprising the next-to-highest level of a nationwide event whose objective is to determine regional champions and national champions in the age groups U13-U19.


Generic PCupUS Youth Soccer Region II Presidents Cup

The US Youth Soccer Region II Presidents Cup is designed for those teams seeking additional challenges to play against teams of similar abilities for a national title. The event 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. 


The Shield (region 2)US Youth Soccer ODP Region II

The US Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program (ODP) was formed to identify players of the highest caliber on a continuing and consistent basis, which will lead to increased success for the U.S. National Teams in the international arena. It was formed in 1977 to identify a pool of players in each age group from which a National Team will be selected for international competition; to provide high-level training to benefit and enhance the development of players at all levels; and, through the use of carefully selected and licensed coaches, develop a mechanism for the exchange of ideas and curriculum to improve all levels of coaching.


USYS_KOHLsAmerCup-RGB_600Kohl's US Youth Soccer American Cup

The Kohl's US Youth Soccer American Cup provides recreational youth soccer players an opportunity to experience a consistent and high quality statewide event in a fun, family-like atmosphere. It fosters stimulation and excitement about soccer in an effort to increase the recreational players interest and love for the game. Contact your State Association for an event near you.


SoccerAcrossAmerica_LOGOUS Youth Soccer Soccer Across America

Soccer Across America (formerly known as Soccer Start) is designed to introduce the sport of soccer to youngsters living in communities not yet served by existing clubs and leagues. Focused on making soccer available to lower-income children in underserved communities, Soccer Across America provides soccer training and administrative guidance to players and organizations who might otherwise not be exposed to the sport.


TOPSoccer_color_webUS Youth Soccer TOPSoccer

TOPSoccer (The Outreach Program for Soccer) is a community-based training and team placement program for young athletes with disabilities, organized by youth soccer association volunteers. The program is designed to bring the opportunity of learning and playing soccer to any boy or girl, who has a mental or physical disability. Our goal is to enable the thousands of young athletes with disabilities to become valued and successful members of the US Youth Soccer family.


five star award  final for NIALLUS Youth Soccer Region II Five Star Recreational Program

The US Youth Soccer Region II Five Star Recreational Program Recognition is a way of showing the excellence within the ranks of our State Association member recreational organizations. To be recognized, the organization must show quality in education, referee development and risk management. The Region II State Associations administer this program following the guidelines approved by the Region II Presidents in 2008.