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Club Tournaments & Sanctioning

Club Tournaments: 

A list of all MSYSA Sanctioned tournaments can be found at

Tournament Sanctioning:
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INSURANCE REMINDER MSYSA provides sanctioned tournaments general liability insurance at no cost. All MSYSA affiliated teams who participate in MSYSA sanctioned tournaments will also be provided secondary medical insurance. Any/all teams not affiliated with MSYSA must provide or carry their own medical insurance to MSYSA sanctioned tournaments. MSYSA strongly recommends to its sanctioned tournaments require that non-MSYSA teams show proof of medical insurance. For US Youth Soccer affiliated teams, a Permission to Travel or Notification form approved by their home state association is usually sufficient.

SANCTIONING DEADLINE: Tournament Sanctioning materials are due by February 1st each year. Sanctioning requests/materials received after the deadline will be subject to nonrefundable late fees. 

COST OF SANCTIONING: The cost of tournament sanctioning is $125 per year (application fee). Sanctioning requests made after February 1st are $625 ($125 application fee + $500 late fee). To pay online with a credit card, please use the link below. 

SANCTIONED TOURNAMENT ADVERTISING: All tournaments receive a complimentary listing on The Tournament Center website. Additionally, tournaments may purchase advertising medias through MSYSA (i.e. Website exposure, E-mail Blasts, Mailing Lists, Magazine Advertisements, etc.). Contact Josh Sherman for more information about advertising opportunities.

HOW TO GET SANCTIONED: Click here for Policies, Procedures, and a Checklist


Apply for Tournament Sanctioning
How to Submit an Online Sanctioning Application - NEW tournaments
How to Submit an Online Sanctioning Application - PREVIOUSLY SANCTIONED 
Pay for Tournament Sanctioning Request
Request for Taxpayer ID Number (W-9)

Application to Host Friendly Games


Procedures, rules, and forms to host international teams please click here.  All application submissions must be approved by MSYSA before sending to USSF. For MSYSA approval, email USSF application(s) to sarah@michiganyouthsoccer.org

Post Tournament Report | Tournament Yellow and Red Card Report | Tournament Champions Report

TOURNAMENT ONLY TEAMS:  Click here for information and submission instructions.