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7 Elite Academy International Tournament

The 7 Elite Academy International Tournament is the fastest-growing youth soccer event in Southern Utah and Nevada. Since its launch in 2018, it has grown to feature over 360 teams from across the world in 2023, with more set to join in 2024.

Players, coaches and families can look forward to a festival of youth soccer at venues in Southern Utah and Nevada when the action kicks off on February 1-3, 2024.

Beat the queues - this spring, team can register EARLY and avoid disappointment for JUST $50 before April 30. Pay the remainder of fees by July 31, with tournament registration opening to everyone on July 1.

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2023 Tournament - The biggest yet by far

The 7 Elite Academy International Tournament delivered a spectacular showcase of youth soccer as over 360 teams battled for glory in Southern Utah and Nevada. 

The event, which has been widely dubbed “The Youth Soccer Event of the Year”, lived up to that billing during a mammoth 540 games at a series of top-class venues in Saint George, Washington and Mesquite.

2022 7 Elite Tournament gets thumbs-up

The 2022 7 Elite International Tournament received a resounding seal of approval from players, coaches and parents after thousands of youngsters from across the world fought for honors over three days.
The popular competition attracted a record 270 teams to Southern Utah and Nevada - making it by far the fastest-growing youth tournament event in the region.

7 Elite Tournament - 'spectacular' 2021 event

The 7 Elite International Tournament has been declared “a wonderful showcase of soccer” after a record 198 teams battled it out for honors at venues across Saint George and Washington City.

Thousands of youth soccer players, families and coaches were treated to a feast of competitive action in the 2002 to 2012 brackets, alongside a Pre-Academy Jamboree for younger age groups.

2020 7 Elite Tournament is International success

The 7 Elite Academy International Tournament has been praised for its international flavor after thousands of young soccer players converged on the competition in Utah and Nevada.

The prestigious three-day event attracted 138 teams from across the world – ranging from Pre-Academy to Under-18 age groups – to a series of spectacular venues in Saint George and Mesquite.

2019 Tournament makes its mark in 7 Elite Academy calendar

The 7 Elite Tournament is becoming a “key event” in the development of the burgeoning youth soccer organization - that’s the prediction after the 2019 competition.

A total of 100 boys and girls teams from Utah and the western United States, including California, Nevada and Wyoming, took part in the three-day competition – making it the biggest in 7EA's history. A successful finals day saw twelve separate 7EA teams seal championship honors.

7 Elite Tournament makes a spectacular start to 2018

The first 7 Elite tournament has been declared a “massive success” after hundreds of youngsters took part in the three-day event in St. George. Organizers originally intended to run a two-day tournament, but added an extra day at late notice after 65 teams registered to play.

7 Elite Academy teams won five separate age divisions, including 03, 04 and 06 girls, as well as 04 and 08 boys. The academy also reached the finals in all eight boys categories and six out of seven of the girls age brackets.


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Important Dates

Registration Deadline -  December 15, 2023

(Registration may close earlier if we reach full capacity before the deadline as we've done since 2020)

*All teams should be prepared to play on Thursday*

Document and Roster Upload by- January 7, 2024

Bracket Release - January 7, 2024

Roster Freeze - January 20, 2024 (no changes to rosters after this date)

Schedule Release - January 20, 2024

Games Begin - February 1, 2024


Pre-Academy: Mesquite, Nevada


U9-U12: Mesquite, Nevada


U13-U19: St George / Washington City

Tournament Director - Nick Nield

7 Elite Academy International Tournament

5225 Wiley Posy Way, Suite 170

Salt Lake City, Utah


Guest Player Pool Registration

If you are interested in registering as a guest player for potential play with one of the teams attending, please complete this guest player registration.