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Western NY, Western PA and West Virginia State Cup

Tri-State State Cup 2024 presented by Great Lakes Alliance_NPL


The Great Lakes Alliance_NPL  pleased to present The Western NY,  Western PA and West Virginia State Cup 2024


The Great Lakes Alliance (GLA) was formed in 2017 and currently has over 750 teams participating in its U.S. Club sanctioned leagues. GLA has member clubs coming out of Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, New York, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia with approximately 12,500 players. GLA is a member of the U.S. Club Soccer National Premier League (NPL) platform and the U.S. Soccer Federation. For additional information, Contact Ed Bernstein at


Tri-State State Cup

Tournament Weekend:  9U and Older

State Cup Weekend -  May 17-19, 2024

Location: Erie Sports Center,  8159 Oliver Rd,  Erie, PA 16509


Team Eligibility: All New York and Pennsylvania teams will be all eligible to enter.  You do not have to play in a qualifying league to participate in this open US Club event.


Teams that are not currently carded with US Club Soccer can easily do so prior to competing in The Western NY and Western PA State Cup.


Format:  Traditional Round Robin play with Championship Games


Winners of the U13 and Older brackets advance to the Competition of National Cup XXIII Midwest Regional at Waukegan / Libertyville, Ill. June 2024


The Great Lakes Alliance_NPL pays for entry fee into the Regional event for the Championship teams.


9U-10U Teams play 7v7, 11U-12U Teams play 9v9; 13U-19U teams 11v11




All 7v7 and 9v9 divisions $825

All 11v11 divisions            $875  


The registration deadline is April 1, 2024