St. Cloud, Minnesota • April 29-30, 2017

New early season dates; all games will be played on artificial turf fields at St. Cloud State University and St. John’s University!

Hosted by Central Minnesota Youth Soccer Association

The 2017 schedule is now live. Click here to download the schedule.

Entry Fee

U9-U10 team: $150 per team
U11-U12 team: $195 per team
U13-U17 team: $250 per team
Final entry Deadline: April 7, 2017.

Correction: the display ad in the March issue of Minnesota Soccer Times lists registration fees that have since been changed, along with the tournament format. The fees and other information on this page, and in the tournament flier, are correct.

Competition Format

(U-11+): Competitive tournament format, with medals awarded. All teams scheduled to play two games in a single day. All games will be played on artificial turf fields. No protests allowed. Tournament officials reserve the right to combine divisions if necessary. Protocol for combining is outlined in tournament rules.

(U-9) and (U-10): Non-competitive format, with each team scheduled to play two games in a single day. All games will be played on artificial turf fields. Equal participation awards provided no playoffs or scores recorded.


Open to MYSA registered teams. The following specific divisions will be offered.

U9 Maroon
U10 Gold
U11 C1
U12 C1
U13 C2
U14 C2
U15 C2
U17 C2
U19 C1

U9 Gold
U10 Gold
U11 C2
U12 C2
U13 C2
U13 C3
U15 C2
U15 C3
U16 C1

All players must have current player passes as required by their respective leagues. Maximum of six guest players allowed. Since all the games will be played on artificial turf fields, capacity will be limited by field supply. Please register early, teams accepted on a first come, first served basis. Many divisions may close PRIOR to the official registration deadline.


Sanctioned by the Minnesota Youth Soccer Association (MYSA). FIFA rules as modified by MYSA will apply. A full copy of tournament rules will be available at by clicking on the link to the right.


The game schedule is live. Click on the link to the right.

Game Locations

Games will be played at Husky Stadium at St. Cloud State and St. John’s University in Collegeville.

Minnesota Youth Soccer Association field directory for St Cloud:

Click on the link for Central Minnesota Youth Soccer (CMS).


Gold medals will be awarded to the top teams in each division (U11+).

Participant awards will be presented to all U-10 and U-9 players and coaches.

Teams who win medals will earn an invitation to play in the 2017 State Games of America National Championship in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

T-shirts will be sold at the Star of the North tournament.

Tournament Director

Sue Kloetzer, CMYSA, (330) 328-1312 ,

Additional Information

Contact the Star of the North Games office
763.785.5603 (metro) or 800.756.7827 (toll free)