CUSA Soccer

CUSA High School Program (U15 to U19)

CUSA High School

CUSA offers High School Select and Elite competitive programs for High School Age U15-U19 players. The Elite CUSA teams play in the Great Lakes Alliance division of the National Premier Leagues (NPL) which includes Ohio, Western New York, and Western Pennsylvania.

NPL teams with larger rosters may also play in a second league such as OSSL. Regular High School Select Teams play in the Buckeye Premier League. We have also added the Super-Y Summer league to provide an offseason option for Elite level players from any area club or program.

Program Year

Planned team options include:

  • U15 8th-grade team (to play August-June)
  • U15 combined 8th/9th-grade team (to play November-June)
  • U16
  • U17
  • U18/19

CUSA High School Club Season

  • The CUSA High School Club season runs in three segments: November-December and January thru May, and June through July
  • Training begins in November when high school seasons have concluded. We typically have 4-6 weeks of training and one tournament event in the Fall/Winter.
  • After a two week Christmas Break Training resumes in January
  • Spring Showcase events begin in February
  • Spring League play begins in March

League Options

  • BPL
  • OSSL
  • MRL
  • NPL


  • Germantown Invitational Tournament (Memphis)
  • Ohio Elite Showcase (Cincinnati)
  • Blue Chip Showcase (Cincinnati)
  • Crossroads Showcase (Indianapolis)
  • Adidas Turf Classic (Cincinnati)

Future Options

CUSA College Recruiting, Placement, and Advisement

  • We place teams in showcase tournaments and events that will give them exposure to a broad variety of college coaches.
  • Club directors will assist in the recruiting process acting as a reference and liaison for college coaches.
  • Individual meetings with HS DOC to discuss college options and the recruiting process are available.
  • Minimum of one college recruiting seminar provided by the club each year to provide ongoing parent and player education on the college recruiting process.