The 3rd Annual Encinitas Cup

Welcome to the 3rd Annual Encinitas Cup,  presented by SoccerLoco and Adidas, held on June 27-28, 2020, on beautiful fields in the beachside communities of Encinitas and South Carlsbad.  

Multiple brackets for the 7v7 and 9v9 age groups.  There are 11v11 brackets from U13 up to the U17 age groups.  All teams are guaranteed three games minimum.  No Friday games!

The two main field locations are the Encinitas Community Park, with it's five soccer fields, and the San Dieguito Sports Complex at Calle Barcelona, with either three or four soccer fields.  

Fair Play Award Winners

Congratulations to our Encinitas Cup 2019 Fair Play Award winners Nott's Forest FC B2010 Red and San Diego United G2008 Black.  Thank you to all our participants who exhibited Fair Play.  The two selected teams will each earn 50% off to the 2020 tournament.

Teams were nominated for Fair Play Award consideration by our game referees.   Each nomination earned the team a lottery entry in our random drawing.

Thank you to our referees and our referee assignor Chris White for supporting our efforts to reward positive behavior.

We will once again reward two teams for the 2020 Fair Play Award next  summer at our 3rd Annual Encinitas Cup.

Mayor's Welcome

"Welcome to Encinitas!  We're thrilled to have you join us here in our beach town.  Please check out our lovely beaches, vibrant downtown and delicious restaurants while you're here.  Encinitas is known for its welcoming, friendly vibe.  We're happy that you've joined us for the weekend and hope you enjoy yourself."

-Mayor Catherine S. Blakespear

Tournament Host Encinitas Express

Encinitas Express is a community-based club serving over 1800 athletes from kindergarten thru high school.  We have over 600 competitive players competing on over 40 teams that participate in either of three leagues: SCDSL, SDDA, and Presidio.  We partner with the Positive Coaching Alliance and share the goal of developing the complete player both on and off the field of play.  Founded in 1977, Express recently celebrated its 40th anniversary.   Welcome!