|Each year's US Youth Soccer New Mexico Open State Cup is the first step in the annual US Youth Soccer National Championship Series for New Mexico teams. The NM State Cup selects the best teams in 14 age/gender groups U-13 through U-19 (plus any wild card slots we may draw) to represent NM at the US Youth Soccer Far West Regional Championships. For additional information on the annual Regional Championships, and for the latest results during the tournament, please see the Far West Regionals page of the Region IV web site.|
Upcoming Regional tournaments:
The U-12 New Mexico State Cup Champions will advance to the US Youth Soccer Region IV Mountain Pacific Championships. This tournament will be held at the Galaway Downs in Temecula, CA June 15-18, 2017. This will be a 9v9 event for all Region IV U12 State Champions. (see the Mountain Pacific Championships page for more information).
National Championships Policies 2016-17
Region IV Far West Regionals Specific Rules
New Mexico drew TWO wildcards for the 2017 Far West Regional Championships - U13 Boys and U16 Girls. Click 2017 Far West Regional Wildcard Matrix for more information.
2017 Region IV Bracket Draw
This is a Stay and Play Tournament. Hotel rooms for New Mexico Teams traveling to the 2017 Far West Regionals can be reserved by following this link: Hotel Link This link is only for teams that have already qualified for Regionals. Please note that Anthony Travel will release additional rooms at various rates as groups qualify.
Parking passes for anyone attending games at Regionals are available online for $40. If you do not pre purchase a pass it will be a $20 per day parking fee at the fields. Follow this link to purchase a parking pass. The parking policy for Regionals can be found here.
Alaska Airlines 5% discount code for travel dates between June 14-June 27: Fare Code: ECMZO65
Follow all the US Youth Soccer Far West Regional Championships scores and standings on the Region IV web site.
See all the Region IV Tournament news on the National Championship Series section of the US Youth Soccer National Championships web site.
NM opponents and results for 2017 Far West Regional Championships (will be posted as developed):
SEATTLE SOUNDERS TICKETS AVAILABLE to Teams attending Regionals!!!
Washington Youth Soccer has purchased a block of tickets that they are offering to all the Region IV (Far West) Championship participating teams. This is a chance to see their MLS Cup Champions, the Seattle Sounders, take on Orlando City on Wednesday, June 21st at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $24.00 each. The match will be sold out soon! Call Terry Fisher, Washington Youth Soccer CEO for more details (253-944-1601)
The 2017 NM Qualifiers for the U-12 US Youth Soccer Region IV Mountain Pacific Championships at Galaway Downs in Temecula, CA, June 15-18, 2017, are listed below:
- U-12 Boys: Rio Rapids 05
- U-12 Girls: AUFC 05
The 2017 NM Qualifiers and select wild card teams who represented New Mexico at the 2017 US Youth Soccer Far West Regional Championships in Seattle, WA, on June 19-25, 2017, are listed below:
- U-13 Boys: NM Rush 04
- U-13 Boys (wild card): Guadalajara Scorpions 04
- U-13 Girls: NM Rush 04
- U-14 Boys: NM Rush 03
- U-14 Girls: Sting 03 Elite
- U-15 Boys: NM Rush 02
- U-15 Girls: Rio Rapids 02
- U-16 Boys: Rio Rapids SC 01
- U-16 Girls: Rio Rapids SC 01
- U-16 Girls (wild card): NM Rush 01
- U-17 Boys: Rio Rapids SC 00
- U-17 Girls: Rio Rapids 00
- U-18 Boys: Rio Rapids SC 99
- U-18 Girls: NM Rush 00
- U-19 Boys: Elite FC 98
- U-19 Girls: NM Rush 99