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Illinois Premier Showcase - Presented by Cheez It




AUGUST 19-21, 2022



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We are happy to announce this year our tournament will include boys teams aged from U7 - U15 and girls teams from U7 - U19.  In addition, Girls U16 - U19 teams will play in a College Showcase  format!  All College showcase games will be 90 minute games, one game per day and will begin no earlier than 2:00pm on Friday.

The 2022 Illinois Premier Showcase - Presented by Cheez It is an IYSA Sanctioned Tournament and GotSoccer Event with multiple levels of competition that is being held at Stuart Sports Complex.  The Illinois Premier Showcase guarantees 3 games for all teams and Championships and Finalist Awards for teams U15 or younger.  The Illinois Premier Showcase attracts top local teams such as Galaxy SC, Libertyville, FC United, Eclipse, Chicago Fire Juniors, Rockford Raptors, FCX, FC Barrington, SASA, Chicago Rush, LTSC,  Campton United, and Chicago Magic, and top teams from throughout the region such as St. Louis Scott Gallagher (MO), Lou Fusz (MO), JB Marine (MO), SC Waukesha (WI), Tonka United (MN), JR Irish (IN), Canton Celtic (MI), CRSA (IA), New United (WI), FC Green Bay (WI), WI Rush, (WI), Madison FC (WI), West Michigan Storm (MI), Tony Glavin (MO), NWC Alliance (OH-S) and Three Lions (IN).  If you are looking for an early season tournament with multiple levels of competition, high level referees and great fields all at one site, this is the tournament for you!

All games will be played on a quality playing surface at Stuart Sports Complex, located at US-30 and Griffin Dr., Montgomery, IL.  This IYSA sanctioned event provides multiple competition levels for Boys (U7-U15) and Girls (U7-U19). Each year the Galaxy hosts 200 competitive teams from throughout Region 2 and the Midwest.

This is a stay to play event.  All teams attending who are based more than 100 miles or more away are required to book hotel rooms through our service.

-All Games played on a quality playing surface at one site.

-No parking fees collected on site.

-Scheduling accommodations for coaches with 2 teams or less.

-Multiple levels of competition

-3 games guaranteed

-Awards provided for all Finalists and Champions U15 and younger.

-Unique, high quality tournament apparel

-Vendor Village: Featuring shops, food, snacks and more. 

-Handicapped and Hospitality Shuttles available to help spectators to and from fields.

-Athletic Trainers on site.

-Competitive hotel rates negotiated for out of area teams.

Format, Game Length and Cost:
Girls (u7) 4v4, 2x25 - $550
Girls (u8) 4v4, 2x25 - $550
Boys (u7) 5v5, 2x30 - $575
Boys (u8) 5v5, 2x30 - $575
Boys/Girls (U9) 7v7, 2x30 - 650
Boys/Girls (U10) 7v7, 2x30 - $650
Boys/Girls (U11) 9v9, 2x30 - $750
Boys/Girls (U12) 9v9, 2x30 - $750
Boys/Girls (U13) 11v11, 2x35 - $800
Boys/Girls (U14) 11v11, 2x35 - $800
Boys/Girls (U15) 11v11, 2x35 - $800
Girls (U16) 11v11, 2x45 - $850
Girls (U17) 11v11, 2x45 - $850
Girls (U18) 11v11, 2x45 - $850
Girls (U19) 11v11, 2x45 - $850



We have partnered with TRAVELING TEAMS® to secure discounted room blocks at a variety of tournament approved hotels close to our venues. This is a Stay to Play event. It is required that all teams traveling to this event reserve their hotel accommodations through TRAVELING TEAMS®.  Please see the "Hotel" link for additional information.  Thank you in advance for your cooperation!