Titles clinched at 2021 US Youth Soccer Eastern Regional Championships
FRISCO, Texas — Teams from the US Youth Soccer National League produced standout results at the 2021 USYS Eastern Regional Championships in Hammonton, N.J., as they captured 11 of 14 Regional titles in the 13U-19U age groups.
The competition at the Eastern Regional Championships included teams from five different National League Conferences, Managed by EDP Soccer — the Great Lakes, Mid Atlantic, New England, North Atlantic and South Atlantic. In all, 47 of 56 semifinalists played in one of the conferences during the 2020-21 season, and 21 of the 28 finalists were conference teams.
The Mid Atlantic Conference led the way with five Eastern Regional Champions, along with three additional finalists and 19 total semifinalists. Two champions came from the New England Conference, which had two additional finalists and six total semifinalists. The South Atlantic Conference also had two champions, along with one other finalist and seven total semifinalists. The North Atlantic Conference had one champion, three additional finalists and nine total semifinalists, and the Great Lakes Conference had one champion, one additional finalist and six total semifinalists.
2021 USYS Eastern Regional Champions (13U-19U)
|Age Group||Team (State)||NL Conference|
|13U Girls||New England Surf State Navy (MA)||New England|
|14U Girls||Wayne Soccer Club Dynamite Academy 07 (NJ)||Mid Atlantic|
|15U Girls||Real Jersey FC 2006 (NJ)||Mid Atlantic|
|16U Girls||Pittsburgh Hotspurs 2005G Blue (PA-W)||Great Lakes|
|17U Girls||Penn FC Youth 2004 Lightning (PA-E)||Mid Atlantic|
|18U Girls||Keystone FC Premier 03G (PA-E)||South Atlantic|
|19U Girls||1776 United FC Xtreme 01 Girls (PA-E)||—|
|13U Boys||Brentwood SC 2008 Premier Man City (NY-E)||North Atlantic|
|14U Boys||VSA/1776 Centurion (PA-E)||Mid Atlantic|
|15U Boys||Arlington SA Academy 06B (VA)||—|
|16U Boys||PA Dominion FC 2005 Boys (PA-E)||Mid Atlantic|
|17U Boys||New England Surf 2004 State Grey (MA)||New England|
|18U Boys||SYC Lions Blue 03B (VA)||South Atlantic|
|19U Boys||Arlington SA Academy 02B (VA)||—|
The 14 Eastern Regional Champions now advance to the 2021 USYS National Championships, which will be played July 20-25 at the Premier Sports Campus at Lakewood Ranch in Lakewood Ranch, Fla.
National League teams have a long history of success at the USYS National Championships. Between 2007 and 2019, teams that competed in the national tier of the National League captured a combined 77 of 100 possible USYS National Championships.