Updated: May 30
Summer soccer tournaments offer a fun way to build skills and confidence while providing a great opportunity for competition against other teams in the area.
Many clubs who play in the North Puget Sound Soccer League host tournaments each summer in order to give youth players a chance to develop their skills and have fun. Tournaments are open to teams select-level teams ages 8-18, for players who are just starting out or more experienced players looking for more competition.
Check out our list of youth soccer summer tournaments in the Puget Sound region:
Skagit Firecracker 06/23/2023 - 06/25/2023
Cascade Cup 07/07/2023 - 07/09/2023
Valor Cornucopia Cup 07/14/2023 - 07/16/2023
Crossfire Select Cup 07/21/2023 - 07/23/2023
Washington Rush Cup 08/04/2023 - 08/06/2023
Harbor Tyee Cup 08/11/2023 - 08/13/2023
Bainbridge Island Cup 08/18/2023 - 08/20/2023
Playing in youth soccer tournaments is an extremely rewarding and beneficial experience for young players. Not only do players build on their technical and tactical abilities, they also gain invaluable life lessons and memories that can stay with them for a lifetime.
Tournaments can also be a great opportunity for young players to build relationships with teammates. Travelling to new places, eating meals together and competing as a single unit often brings a group of players closer together than ever before. Players learn valuable lessons such as communication, leadership and problem solving that stay with them far beyond their youth soccer days.
Young players also benefit from the competition in youth tournaments. Playing against other teams of different ages and skill levels gives players the chance to test their abilities and push themselves to become stronger and more confident in their play. It can also be an amazing learning opportunity, as players get to watch and learn from other teams, and gain important insight that they can apply to their own team.
Throughout their time on the youth soccer field, players learn different skills and abilities that will help them well into adulthood. Playing in youth soccer tournaments is an opportunity to witness first-hand the power of teamwork and dedication, and to gain important lessons that will serve these young players for many years to come.