Applications now available to 2022-23 Mid-America Cup


CHARLESTON, S.C. (Oct. 24, 2022) – The inaugural Mid-America Cup, a state championship platform with a qualification pathway to US Club Soccer’s National Cup, is now accepting applications. The 2022-23 Mid-America Cup will be held over the winter and spring in Overland Park, KS and Lee’s Summit, MO.

U-13 through U-19 boys and girls teams from Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska are encouraged to apply via this registration page by Nov. 4. U-13 and U-14 boys and girls participants, as well as U-15 through U-19 boys teams will play in May. U-15 through U-19 girls teams play Dec. 2-4.

Kansas City Scott Gallagher and Paragon Star USA are co-hosting with US Club Soccer sanctioning. Champions of the tournament receive paid entries to the National Cup XXII Midwest Regional. The National Cup is US Club Soccer’s cup-based championship series, encompassing qualifying state cups, National Cup Regionals and the coveted National Cup Finals.

“KC Scott Gallagher is excited to work with US Club Soccer and Paragon Star Sports Complex,” said Chuck Mathis, Vice President of KC Scott Gallagher. “We look forward to making this a Midwest destination event for years to come.”

“This National Cup Regional qualifying competition will be one of the first events hosted at Paragon Star Sports Complex,” said Chris Duke, Director of Operations and Events for Paragon Star USA. “We are thrilled to be working with two very strong organizations in KC Scott Gallagher and US Club Soccer to help make this a memorable experience for all players and families.”

To participate in the Mid-America Cup, teams must be registered with US Club Soccer. For membership-related questions, please contact Todd Bailey, US Club Soccer Membership Services Representative, at

US Club Soccer’s state championship competitions allow members to develop a format as they see best in their respective areas.


A National Association member of the U.S. Soccer Federation, US Club Soccer fosters the growth and development of soccer clubs in order to create the best possible environment for players of all ages.

Anchored by Players First and its five pillars of Club Development, Coaching Development, Player Development, Parent Engagement & Education and Player Health & Safety, US Club Soccer offers registration, league- and cup-based competition platforms, player identification and a variety of other programming, resources and services.

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