General Information

36th Annual Canton Cup Memorial Day Tournament – May 25-27, 2018

Welcome to the 36th Annual Canton Cup Memorial Day Tournament.  This year we are hoping to make this once again once of the best tournaments in the Midwest.  The tournament will be held on May 25th-27th (rain date is May 28th).  What makes it the best?  Well...

  • 110 clubs and 550+ teams participated in the 2017 tournament
  • Teams come from Pennsylvania, Illinois, Ohio, Indiana, Canada and Scotland
  • No games scheduled for Monday, Memorial Day (rain-out only)
  • Coaches are given a chance to review and request bracket and schedule changes prior to final bracketing and scheduling.
  • Guarantee of no scheduling conflicts for coaches with up to 3 teams.
  • Teams are guaranteed scheduling of 3 games minimum.
  • 5 Premier venues all in Canton, Michigan
  • Over 25 fields at the tournament head quarter, Independence Park.
  • All 5 venues featuring over 65 premium fields within five miles of each other.
  • Complimentary parking at all facilities
  • High quality hotels, restaurants and shopping in the Canton area.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: APRIL 10th.  Early Application Discount of $50 off of the below Team Fees expires on January 31 at Midnight.


7v7 (U9Y, U9, U10): $550
9v9 (U11Y, U11,U12): $575
11v11 (U13Y, U13, U14, U15, U16, U17*, U18*, U19*): $600
*U17, U18 & U19 - Boys only

Select / Premier

4v4 (U8): $525
7v7 (U9Y, U9, U10): $625
9v9 (U11Y, U11, U12): $650
11v11 (U13Y, U13, U14, U15, U16, U17*, U18*, U19*): $675
*U17, U18 & U19 - Boys only

The Tournament is one of the Midwest’s largest and longstanding youth soccer traditions.  We encourage you to check out the “family friendly” Canton Cup.


BOYS U8-U19 



  • Multiple Divisions within age groups enable equal competition at all skill levels.
  • Winners declared for every Division
  • Participation awards for all players
  • Team and Individual awards for all Champions and Finalists.
  • Game formats include: 4v4, 7v7, 9v9 and 11v11
  • Gender / Age Groups include: Boys U8 - U19 & Girls U8 - U15

Your team will play in competitive divisions equal to your own team’s ability and will be scheduled a minimum of three games. 

This is a "Stay to Play" tournament.  All out-of-town teams are required to reserve your teams' hotel room block through Traveling Teams in order to participate in the tournament.