US Youth Soccer National Presidents Cup heading to Greensboro, N.C. in 2022
FRISCO, Texas — US Youth Soccer announced that Greensboro, N.C. has been selected to host the 2022 US Youth Soccer National Presidents Cup, July 7 – 10, 2022.
“We are excited to bring this tournament to Greensboro, N.C.,” said USYS CEO Skip Gilbert. “This beautiful location will make our 2022 National Presidents Cup even more memorable for our teams, guests and families. We look forward to working with North Carolina Youth Soccer, the City of Greensboro, N.C., the Greensboro Area Convention & Visitors Bureau and Bryan Park staff to deliver a premiere programming experience for these aspiring teams.”
“NC Fusion and Bryan Park are pleased to host the 2022 US Youth Soccer National Presidents Cup in Greensboro, N.C.,” said Scott Wollaston, NC Fusion Executive Director. “USYS has an extraordinary event staff with a tremendous amount of experience. We look forward to collaborating with USYS and NCYSA to produce a premiere competition experience. We want to specifically thank the Greensboro Area Convention & Visitors Bureau and the City of Greensboro for its support to attract these events to our community.”
“North Carolina Youth Soccer is looking forward to welcoming the 2022 USYS National Presidents Cup teams to North Carolina,” said Kathy Robinson, Executive Director, North Carolina Youth Soccer Association. “Our goal will be to provide an outstanding event resulting in great memories for the players, coaches, referees and families.”
“Greensboro is both proud and privileged to host the USYS National Presidents Cup at Bryan Park Soccer Complex July 7 – 10, 2022,” said Henri Fourrier, President & CEO Greensboro Area Convention & Visitors Bureau. “Having this premiere soccer event in Greensboro, N.C. is strong for our economy and allows us to expose 1,200 athletes to the best soccer fields in the United States. In between competitions, competitors and guests will be able to enjoy Greensboro’s own special blend of Southern hospitality.”
Once known as a textile town, Greensboro is now known as “Tournament Town” for its wealth of athletic venues – courts, fields, stadiums and even pools. Greensboro has been host to the men’s and women’s ACC basketball tournaments, the PGA Wyndham Championship, the U.S. Figure Skating Championships and now the USYS Presidents Cup.