Covid-19 Update

SMC is closely following the guidelines set forth by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and US Youth Soccer regarding the Covid-19 pandemic. If you are planning on attending the Florida Winter Cup, we encourage you to go ahead and register. The registration deadline is November 16th. We will not charge any payments until we know 100% that we are good to go for this event. Register now with confidence of not losing any money!

Florida Winter Cup Showcase

December 12th - 13th, 2020 

This event will take place on December 12th -13th, 2020 in Palm Coast, FL. This event is unique as it hosts U15-U19 Showcase teams the second weekend and U9-U15 teams the weekend before. This will be the 6th annual event hosting over 150 teams across both weekends! This event attracts teams from 5+ states and 3 countries. For the complete experience be sure to book your team to stay at the Hammock Beach Resort!

Tournament Director:

 Pat McStay


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Location, Facilities & Amenities

The main complex is Indian Trails Sports Complex in Palm Coast, FL boasting 10+ pristine grass fields. Indian Trails Sports Complex is 1 hr 13 min from Jacksonville International Airport and 1 hr 44 min from Orlando International Airport and conveniently located right off I-95. Florida Winter Cup Showcase will be fueled by Gatorade, with tables and coolers next to each field during competition. Book your stay at the beautiful Hammock Beach Resort to cap off the perfect tournament for your team!


History and Competition

The Florida Winter Cup was started in 2015 and in 2019 it played host to over 150 teams across 2 weekends. With this number of teams, the Florida Winter Cup provides the desired level of competition for all teams. With multiple brackets in most age groups, there will be a perfect spot for your team. Teams participating in the Florida Winter Cup will also get diverse competition as teams are representing Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Michigan, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, Bahamas, Equador, Haiti, and Virgin Islands.

Showcase Format

Florida Winter Cup Showcase featuring U15-U19 teams will be played on Dec 12-13 in Palm Coast, FL. We will host ALL Showcase games at Indian Trails Sports Complex (home of very high level events from the top leagues in the country). By separating the showcase portion of this event we are pouring a lot more time and energy into the event. We will be utilizing 2 hour time slots (if possible) and will give the teams the option of the tournament format they would like to play. Teams will play 3 guaranteed games, no finals. We will solicit college coaches and prepare college profile books to hand to them onsite.

What Makes This Event Unique

  • Fantastic complex - Indian Trails Sports Complex
  • Teams from multiple states and countries
  • Fueled by Gatorade
  • Showcase format with college coaches on site
  • Certified Athletic Trainers on site
  • 1st and 2nd place awards for all age groups
  • Multi-team club discounts
  • Experienced tournament management
  • Priority scheduling for coaches with 2 teams
  • Referee Fees Included in Entry Fee

Tournament Housing


This is a STAY TO PLAY tournament.  All non-commuting teams participating in the tournament MUST (as a condition of acceptance) make all hotel accommodations using our tournament housing services.  Please do not call the hotels directly. Please book through the hotel reservation link below. We appreciate your support as these partnered hotels assist in sponsoring our event.

Please call HBC Event Services at +1-505-346-0522 and/or if you have any questions and/or have any special hotel requests.

College Coaches


The Florida Winter Cup Showcase welcomes you to this year's event.  All games will played on December 12-13 at Indian Trails Sports Complex.  We will be providing attending coaches food throughout the weekend as well as college profile books with maps and schedules.  We encourage you to stay at our host hotel, Hammock Beach Resort, which is only 9 miles from Indian Trails Sports Complex.  Please contact Pat McStay, 804-337-7635, if you have any questions.  We look forward to hosting you!

Tournament FAQ's

How much does it cost to attend?

U15-U19: $850

How do I register?

Click here to register!

Registration is through GotSoccer.  First log in or create your account.  Then GotSoccer will take you through each step.

When is the deadline to register?

Registration Deadline – 11/16

Do I have to pay right when I register?

No, you do not have to pay right when you register. At the end of registration, you will have the option to pay by credit card or pay by check. If you need time to collect money from your parents, choose to pay by check to reserve your spot and pay later. All payments must be completed by 11/16 to ensure your spot in this event.

Where can I send a check for my team?

Please make checks payable to Soccer Management Company and send to:

Soccer Management Company
ATTN: Florida Winter Cup Showcase
112 Midpoint Drive Unit A5
Mineral, VA 23117

Where can I find birth year & age group information?

U15-U19 Boys and Girls teams

When will brackets and schedules be released?

Brackets will be released on 11/23. Schedules will be released on 11/30. 

*dates subject to change

How does team check-in work?

Team Check-In is completed ONLINE. The deadline to complete online check-in is 12/2. Click here!

Interested In Refereeing This Event?

We're always on the lookout for qualified and reliable referee assistance. Contact Berk Gumus for more information! berk.gumus@hotmail.com813-730-2434



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