In Fall 2016, Illinois Youth Soccer and its member competitive leagues partnered to launch the Illinois Midwest Conference Qualifying Competition, part of the State Premiership, as a direct path for teams to earn their spot into the US Youth Soccer National League Midwest Conference. THIS EVENT IS DESIGNED FOR THE MOST COMPETITIVE TEAMS IN THE STATE OF ILLINOIS.
The US Youth Soccer Midwest Conference does not have a 13U Division until the Spring season, the Illinois Midwest Conference Qualifier for 13U aged teams will be run during the Fall season. CLICK HERE FOR COMPLETE DETAILS
How do I register for the Illinois Midwest Conference Qualifier?
The Midwest Conference Qualifier is open to any team registered with an Illinois Youth Soccer member competitive league. Again, this event is designed for the most competitive teams in the state of Illinois.
Registration for the Midwest Conference Qualifier will follow the same format as most Illinois Youth Soccer events:
Please follow these specific application procedures. Teams that do not follow BOTH steps WILL NOT fully complete the application process and NOT be entered into the Fall season of the US Youth Soccer National League Midwest Conference
THERE IS A SPECIFIC TWO PART APPLICATION PROCESS THAT MUST BE COMPLETE TO BE CONSIDERED. IF BOTH PARTS ARE NOT COMPLETED BY 4PM CST ON JUNE 26 TEAMS WILL NOT BE ACCPETED INTO THE MIDWEST CONFERENCE
STEP 1: CLICK HERE TO APPLY thru Illinois Youth Soccer in the GotSoccer system and pay the registration fee. Teams are REQUIRED to enter a credit card at the time of registration but have until June 28 to submit a check for the $750 Midwest Conference fee. All credit card payments for teams that do not submit payment by check will be processed on June 29, Teams that do not get accepted to the MIdwest Conference will be refunded their payment .
STEP 2: Following the completion of Step 1, the primary contact listed in GotSoccer will be sent an email with the link to enter the team in the American Eagle System. Teams must complete this 2nd step of the application no later than 4pm CST on Wednesday, June 27
Complete details about the new format of the Regional conferences and specific details for the US Youth Soccer National League Midwest Conference CLICK HERE
Any questions regarding the Midwest Conference can be directed to Jonathan Orlicz at firstname.lastname@example.org or 847-290-1577 ext. 109