skip navigation

Carolina State Cup

2020 Carolina State Cup
hosted by Carolina Champions League

Register Here


The Carolina State Cup is a US Club Soccer-based championship tournament for teams based in North and South Carolina, in 13-U through 19-U age groups. 

The inaugural Carolina State Cup will be held at Mecklenburg Sportsplex in Matthews, North Carolina across the following three weekends in May 2020:

  • May 3, 2020 (Preliminary round)
  • May 9, 2020 (Preliminary round)
  • May 10, 2020 (Preliminary round)
  • May 16, 2020 (Semifinal)
  • May 17, 2020 (Finals)


The inaugural Carolina State Cup will feature at least three games for 13-U through 19-U boys teams and 13-U through 16-U girls competitors, with a semifinal and final match for those that qualify.

Each age group will feature 16 competing teams. 

A live draw to determine division brackets will be held on Facebook Live on February 28, 2020.

Champions of the Carolina State Cup will advance directly to the National Cup XIX Finals.


All teams must hold US Club Soccer passcards at the time of the event to participate in the Carolina State Cup. Teams currently not carded with US Club Soccer may do so by contacting Membership Services Representative Kevin McGovern at or (843) 742-5513.


Registration cost per team:

  • Early bird pricing: $795 before 1/10/20
  • $850 after 1/10/20

Important Dates:

Registration Open: 12/2/19

Early Registration closed: 1/10/20

Registration Closed:1/31/20

Accepted Teams Announced: 2/14/20

Facebook Live Draw: 2/28/20

Schedule Released: 3/12/20