A look at some of the brackets:
The 12U Boys Platinum Division features MLS club New York City FC in Group A, who is joined by MLS Next member TSF Academy 2010 Boys, top Canadian side Atletico Canadians F.C and East Coast FC Boca Juniors who is ranked #2 in the nation, and is playing for the NY-E State Cup Final the following weekend. In Group B, Manhattan SC Chelsea 2010 Blue is joined by Barca Academy PRO NY, Futboltech and PA Rush 2010.
In the 14U Boys Platinum Division, MLS Next side Beachside SC 2008 will face off against some of USYS National League's top teams in Group B. Ironbound SC United was a group winner at National League P.R.O. and also NJ State Cup Champion, while Football Federation Academy 2008 Kante is a top team in the North Atlantic Conference, and Vistula Zielinski is quickly becoming a top team in NJ. In Group A, Glen Shields Juve 2008 travels from Canada and will take on World Class FC ECNL, Barca Academy PRO and PSA Monmouth ‘08 NL.
In the 13U Girls Platinum Division, SJEB FC 09 GA will face off with one of Toronto’s top girls teams in Milton Youth SC 2009G, while Wall Elite Spirit and Voorhees SA look to test themselves against top competition. In Group A, Jersey Shore Boca will look to repeat what they pulled off at EDP Cup Fall, when they defeated NEFC GA and Real Jersey FC to win the tournament. This event, they will need to get by NJ Premier FC, Match Fit Academy Shore and East Meadow FC to reach the final.