New York State West Changes to the 2012 Cup Process

In conjunction with the changes made by US Youth Soccer, the NYSW Board has enacted several changes to the State Cup Championship. These changes are designed to improve match scheduling, standardize field conditions throughout the playdown, maximize time allotted for outdoor play prior to the Cup competition and reduce travel for teams.  The attached presentation summarizes NYSW performance in the 2011, highlights the major changes to the NCS and the new changes to the playdown format for the Cup competition. 


Summary of New York State West Changes to the 2012 National Championship Series