The Illinois Junior is a state championship tournament open to Illinois Youth Soccer member travel and high-level rec teams in the 11U-12U age divisions.

The Illinois Jup Cup offers three levels of play:

  • Junior State Cup: Open to any Illinois Youth Soccer member team but designed for the teams that play in the top division of their league play
  • Junior Presidents Cup: Open to any Illinois Youth Soccer member team but designed for the teams that play in the top two divisions of their league play
  • Junior Illinois Cup: Exclusive ONLY to teams that play in the 3rd division or lower or their league play or meet other specific requirements.  See website for complete Junior Illinois Cup eligibility info.