While most Oregon SC teams will be idle over the Memorial Day weekend, a pair of our teams are headed to the Scheels USA Youth Soccer Complex in Appleton.
Coach Dave Brown's Oregon Girls Orange Under-13 team will play in the Wisconsin State Championships, an event commonly referred to as the State Cup. Oregon will face NEW United Elite on Saturday, Polonia SC 2006 Red Eagles on Sunday and Polonia SC 2007 Red Eagles on Monday in Flight B competition.
Group winners advance to the State Cup semifinals June 1 at Uihlein Soccer Park in Milwaukee, with the finals June 2 in Milwaukee. State champions earn berths in the U.S. Youth Soccer Midwest Regional Championships June 21-26 in Saginaw, Mich., and regional winners move on to the National Championships July 23-28 in Overland Park, Kan.
Also this weekend, the Oregon Boys Orange team is playing in the Under-12 State Invitational. Coach Kyle Holford's team will play Strike FC Wisconsin Blue and Elmbrook United Elite on Saturday and Madison 56ers Red on Sunday.
Best of luck to both Oregon SC teams!