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MSSA Cups




Maryland 2020 Cup Season

Registration Now Open

Deadline to register set for 16 December. (13 November) Registration for the 2020 cup season is now open for the Stewart Cup, the Morton Cup and both of the Maryland Over-30 & Over-40 Cup. The cup season kicks off in January and runs through March. The winners of the Stewart, Over-30 & Over-40 Cups advance to USASA Region I qualifiers.

All teams registered and playing in any MSSA affiliated league are eligible to enter any of the cups. UPSL & NPSL affiliated Maryland teams are eligible to enter the Stewart Cup but must register all of their players with MSSA prior to taking part in the competition. Teams entering the Stewart Cup are not eligible to enter the Morton Cup. Teams playing in non-affiliated leagues are eligible for the Morton, Over-30 & Over-40 Cups but must register all of their players prior to taking part in the competition.

A draw will be held for all of our cup competitions. Matches will be played primarily on Sundays. Teams must enter online through the links below. The deadline to enter the cups is 16 December 2019. The entry fee is $105 per cup (convenience fee included) and must be paid online. Referee fees for the cups are $200.00 ($100.00 per team) and paid at the field by each team.

If there are any questions, email Cup Commissioner Fran McGrath at mcgrath494@aol.com or MSSA President Tony Falcone at MSSAFalcone@msn.com



Team Registration for 2020 Cup Teams

The Stewart Cup along with the Maryland Over-30 and Maryland Over-40 Cups qualify the Maryland champion for the USASA Region I qualifiers. The Stewart winner will compete for the Amateur Cup for the Fritz Marth Trophy, the O-30 champion will advance to the Gerhard Mengel Cup, the National Over-30 Championship, while the O-40 qualifies for the National Over-40 Cup. The Morton Cup is a state only competition that is also open to non-MSSA affiliated teams. 


Morton Cup Registration 30/40 Cup Registration
  1. All Stars United (MMSL)

  2. Christos FC (MMSL)
  3. Izee Auto FC (UPSL)

  4. K Crew (WPL)
  5. LImitless FC (MMSL)

  6. Motorik FC Alexandria (MMSL)

  7. Starliners FC (WPL)
  8. Steel Pulse FC (MMSL)
  9. Yinz United (WPL)
  1. All Stars United Reserves (MMSL)
  2. Baltimore Kickers (MMSL)
  3. Blue Side FC (MMSL)

Over-30

  1. Baltimore Kickers
  2. Christos FC Bays

Over-40

  1. Baltimore Kickers
  2. Christos FC


The Rowland Cup this season will be played as the Maryland Champions League. The top teams from the Maryland Major Soccer League and the Washington Premier League will compete to qualify as the state entry to the Werner Fricker Cup, the Amateur Open Championship. Below are the teams selected. 

Maryland Major Soccer League

  1. Academy FC
  2. Christos FC
  3. Steel Pulse FC
  4. World Class Premier

Washington Premier League

  1. Brainstorm FC
  2. Capital City
  3. Fighting B.O.B.s
  4. Yinz United



 

US Open Cup
1940 - Baltimore SC
Werner Fricker US Open Cup
2005 - Baltimore Colts
2014 - Maryland Bays
US Amateur Cup
1969 - British Lions SC
Gerhard Mengel US Over-30 Cup
2012 - Christos FC O-30
2013 - Christos FC O-30
2014 - Christos FC O-30
US Under-23 Cup
2002 - Baltimore Bays

 


Upcoming Schedule
  • 13 Nov - Registration open for 2020 Cups
  • 16 Dec - Deadline to enter 2020 Cups
  •   5 Jan - 2020 Cups begin


Cup Links


2019 MSSA Cups

     

     

    Maryland National Champions 

    National Challenge Cup
    (US Open Cup)

    1940 - Baltimore SC

    Werner Fricker Cup
    National Amateur Open Champion

    2005 - Baltimore Colts
    2014 - Maryland Bays 
    2016 - Christos FC      
    2018 - Christos FC      

    US Amateur Cup

    1969 - British Lions SC
    2016 - Christos FC      

    Gerhard Mengel Cup
    National Over-30 Champion

    2012 - Christos FC O-30
    2013 - Christos FC O-30
    2014 - Christos FC O-30
    2019 - Maryland Bays    

    US Under-23 Cup

    2002 - Baltimore Bays   

     

     



    Player Registration

    Players should use the proper link to register for their team to play in the MSSA Cups. Only for use by players not currently registered with a team. For players whose teams are playing in multiple cups, only register once for one cup. MSSA will multi-roster the player as appropriate. The registration fee is $12 and can be paid online by credit card. Submit a head shot/selfie as the photo. Do not upload driver's license.

    O40 Player Registration



     
     

     

     
     

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