Tournament Locations Set for U14 US Youth Soccer National League
With teams returning to the fields, US Youth Soccer National League has announced the U14 event locations for its 2021/22 season. The youth soccer association’s national competition will host aspiring athletes in Florida and Texas during another year of elite competition.
YOUTH SOCCER NEWS: US Youth Soccer National League P.R.O. has officially confirmed the U14 dates and locations for the 2021/22 season.
The age group will compete at two locations. In November 2021, youth soccer teams will compete at the Round Rock Multipurpose Complex in Round Rock, Texas. In January 2022, teams will travel to the ChampionsGate Sports Complex in Florida. Both events will consist of gender-specific weekends, with girls kicking off one day prior.
“We are thrilled to be hosting our U14 National League P.R.O. events at these two high-quality facilities, which have been excellent hosts to past US Youth Soccer competitions.”Chris Webb, Director of Operations & Event Management for USYS
“As members of 14U teams, many of these athletes will be getting their first opportunity to experience a national event, and we know Round Rock and ChampionsGate will provide an excellent stage for the players to compete and make memories,” said Chris Webb, Director of Operations & Event Management for USYS.
USYS National League P.R.O. | 2021-22 Season, U14 Events
Event 1 – Round Rock Multipurpose Complex (Round Rock, Texas)
Girls – Nov. 12-14, 2021 (three games per team)
Boys – Nov. 13-15, 2021 (three games per team)
Event 2 – ChampionsGate Sports Complex (ChampionsGate, Fla.)
Girls – Jan. 7-9, 2022 (three games per team)
Boys – Jan. 8-10, 2022 (three games per team)
Each U14 event will feature 48 boys teams and 48 girls teams. To complete the seven-game event series, a local match against a National League Conference or cross-conference opponent will be added to the six games played between the two national events.
The Round Rock Multipurpose Complex’s 60 acres consists of four natural grass multipurpose fields, one natural grass championship field, four synthetic turf multipurpose fields and one synthetic turf championship field.
“The Round Rock Multipurpose Complex is the ideal setting for this type of high-level competitive soccer event,” said Chad McKenzie, City of Round Rock Sports Management and Tourism Director. “Hosting this inaugural National League P.R.O. event is a great opportunity for Round Rock to showcase our beautiful fields and welcome teams from all over the country and their families to the Sports Capital of Texas. Let’s score some goals!”
The Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate consists of eight regulation size fields.
“Omni Orlando Resort at ChampionsGate is proud to host the National League P.R.O. event in January 2022,” said Robert Montgomery, Director of Sales for Omni ChampionsGate. “Our longstanding relationship with US Youth Soccer has enabled us to host this high-level national competition. We look forward to seeing all of the athletes, coaches and families in January of 2022!”
In the next month, US Youth Soccer is expected to announce the National League P.R.O. locations for the U15-19 divisions.
Media Credit: US Youth Soccer