St. Cloud, Minnesota • April 27-28, 2019

All games will be played on artificial turf fields at St. Cloud State University, College of St. Benedict and St. John’s University!

Hosted by Central Minnesota Youth Soccer Association

Star of the North will not be snowed out or rained out. This is a 2-game tournament and both games will be played on the same day. One-day, in-and-out! Dump the rust and work out the kinks at Star of the North!

2019 Entry Fee

U9-U10 team: $150 per team
U11-U12 team: $225 per team
U13-U15 team: $299 per team

Final Registration Deadline: April 12, 2019

Competition Format

Non-competitive format, with each team scheduled to play two games in a single day. All games will be played on artificial turf fields at St. Cloud State University, College of St. Benedict and St. John’s University.

No protests allowed. Tournament officials reserve the right to combine divisions if necessary. Protocol for combining is outlined in tournament rules.

(U11 +): Score will be recorded however there is no playoffs for final placement.

(U-9) and (U-10):  Equal participation awards provided no playoffs or scores recorded.


The following divisions are offered.

Girls & Boys Divisions:
U9 Gold & Maroon
U10 Gold & Maroon
U11 C2 & C3
U12 C2 & C3
U13 C2 & C3
U14 C2 & C3
U15  C2 & C3

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.
Cancellation Policy

If the tournament is canceled for any reason, 100% of a team’s registration fee is refundable, minus a $25 administrative fee per team. Teams that withdraw from the tournament will not be refunded their registration fees.


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


In late April, the schedule will be posted on the “Soccer Schedule” tab to the right.

Game Locations

Games will be played at St. Cloud State and St. John’s University and College of St. Benedict.


Participant awards will be presented to all U10 and U9 players and coaches.

Teams who participate in the Star of the North Tournament will earn an invitation to play in the 2019 State Games of America National Championship in Lynchburg, Virginia, August 3-4, 2019.

Tournament Contact

Lissa Staples, 320.223.4594,