LIJSL Teams Appear In 32 Of 34 ENY Finals, Earn 25 Titles
June 11, 2018
The Eastern New York State Cup and Arch Challenge Cup came to a close on Long Island with the finals played at Peter C. Collins Soccer Park on Saturday, June 9.
Teams from LIJSL concluded both cups with plenty of success and silverware. Over the past two weekends, LIJSL teams were crowned champions in 25 of the 34 finals between State Cup and Arch Challenge Cup. An LIJSL team appeared in 14 of 16 State Cup Finals in 2018 as well as placing a team in all 18 Arch Challenge Cup Finals.
On Saturday, all three teams competing in the State Cup Finals were victorious and will now move on to the U.S. Youth National Championship Series East Regional Championships in Spotslvania, Va., which will be played June 28 through July 3. In total, an LIJSL team took home 12 of the 16 State Cup titles over the two weekends. The State Cup Finals initially got underway in Lagrangeville, N.Y. on June 2-3.
In the Arch Challenge Cup, LIJSL sides earned titles in 13 of the 18 finals that were played on Saturday.
The results from the LIJSL winners from the two competitions can be found here.