US Youth Soccer National Championships Highlight Show Premiers this Saturday
On Saturday, August 9 at 1 p.m. ET, the 2008
US Youth Soccer National Championships
will be featured on Fox Soccer Channel during the two-hour US Youth Soccer National Championships Highlight
Show presented by adidas.
The highlight show features game footage from all 12 championship matches from Saturday, July 26 and Sunday, July 27. In addition to game footage, teams from all around the country
will be highlighted through feature stories that will give viewers insight on what it feels like to be one of the
top 56 teams
If that wasn’t enough, the second hour will showcase a boys and a girls match from the championship finals.
The tournament consists of four teams that won their respective regional championship in the Under-14 through Under-19 age groups as well as the top two teams from the inaugural US
Youth Soccer National League in the Under-15 and 16 age groups for boys and girls.
The traditional 48 teams advanced to the national finals through the first two legs of the US Youth Soccer National Championship Series where more than 10,000 teams began their
journey at the US Youth Soccer State Championships. State champions advanced to one of four US Youth Soccer Regional Championships, where over 900 teams compete.
The national championship field consists of 56 teams from these regional champions and national league representatives. Over 185,000 players from US Youth Soccer's 55 state
associations the opportunity to showcase their soccer skills against the best competition in the nation while emphasizing teamwork, discipline and fair play.
In addition to the annual Highlight Show, Fox Soccer Channel also airs The US Youth Soccer Show. The monthly half-hour program brings viewers access to US Youth Soccer with
features on players, teams, events and more. Check your local listings for the next show or visit,