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Congratulations to the Raptors 2014 Boys on winning the Libertyville Octoberfest tournament! The boys came in first place this weekend after going undefeated in all three games. Braxton Rasner and Milan Carrillo had seven goals each throughout the weekend, with the Raptors defense holding strong.

Great job boys! 

Rockford Raptors Fall ID

Looking to join the Rockford Raptors to compete in ECNL and SCNSL Leagues? Come out to the Fall ID and get an evaluation from the Raptors Staff!
Please register only if you have not registered for the upcoming season, or if you did not attend the June tryouts. If you are already registered for the upcoming season or attended the June tryouts, please plan on attending this event and wear your red practice jersey. 

Click Here to Register 

Who: Boys 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003 Players
Date: October 24th, 2021 
Where: Mercyhealth Sportscore Two
Registration 5:00-5:15pm 
ID Session: 5:15-7:00pm 

Any questions, please email 

Rockford Raptors Alumni Naomi Jackson was named Co-Big Ten Freshman of the week on Tuesday. Jackson tied the Illinois record for most saves in a game by a freshman, saving 13 on 35 shots faced against No. 21 Michigan. Way to go Naomi!

Rockford Raptors Alumni Taylor Harrison scored her first colligate goal of the season on Saturday, bringing home the title Freshman of the Week, becoming the first Rambler to take home the Valley's top weekly freshman honor in 2021. Awesome job Taylor!

Congratulations to our Rockford Raptors Boys players on their ECNL All Conference Awards! 


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Boys & Girls 8U-19U - Friday-Sunday ONLY -No Games on Monday 

All Games at Mercy Health Sportscore 2 Facility. 

27 Full Size Fields including 7 Turf with Lights.  One turf field is a full size indoor Field with FIFA Turf.


We will be looking to finalize brackets before  that week so don't wait and risk the change to left behind, apply today by clicking the logo to apply.

2021 Puri Labor Day Cup & College Showcase Fees include FREE Parking
$600  - U8-U10 (7v7)  
$650 - U11-U12 (9v9) 
$755 - U12-U14 Boys  (11v11) 
$795 - U15-U19  Girls (11v11)  

Checks made payable to Rockford Raptors; Please mail with your Club, team name, gender and age or application form by Monday, August 6th 

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Rockford Raptors Women's U23 defeat Dekalb United 2-0 to cinch the Region II Championship Title

Raptors U23 Women's team captures Midwest Regional Championship

July 31, 2021 - Loves Park, IL

The Rockford Raptors U23 Women's team captured the United States Adult Soccer Association Region II Championship with a 2-0 win over DeKalb County (IL) United Soccer Club at MercyHealth Sportscore II on Saturday.

"The girls ended their season playing their best match today," said U23 coach Mike Rizzo. "They came out ready to play and were able to get two quick goals against a very good DeKalb team.  The defense did an amazing job, eliminating many chances and preserving the shutout."

Goals were scored Brianna Culver and Liz Maciejewski.

"It is really fun to see the kids that started with us as young kids who are now playing at the college level coming back to represent the Club at Regionals.  These kids are great soccer players but every better people," added Rizzo

Raptors Founder, Director and Coach Louis Mateus elected to US Youth Soccer Board of Directors

July 26, 2021 - Frisco, TX

The United States Youth Soccer Association (US Youth Soccer) today named Raptors Founder Louis Mateus to their Board of Directors.

"It is an honor to be chosen by all the States' presidents to be in this position", said Mateus.  "I hope to help in regards to provide opportunities for kids to play, regardless of the level or economic position."

Rockford Raptors News

Raptors Girls Joins ECNL-Regional League Starting Fall 2021! 

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