Mississippi Cup

May 13 & 14th 2023

The Midnight Cup has been a great tournament for SESA and a host to a number of teams from across the Midwest. As the tournament has grown we are looking to better capture the spirit of the tournament and the area. SESA is excited to announce that the Midnight Cup will be renamed the Mississippi Cup! We look forward to hosting you for our newly rebranded tournament!

Early games will start at 10am, not all teams will be guaranteed late games.

Join us for the “Premier Soccer Tournament in Southeast Iowa,” located on the beautiful fields of the renowned Burlington Rec-Plex Soccer Complex & FunCity Turf.

You will have to be here to believe it!

Experience a competitive tournament with friendly hosts providing you a under the lights/ glow themed tournament on exquisite, professional grade pitches in beautiful Southeast Iowa.

Add to your enjoyment by checking out the great shopping, food and entertainment including the regionally famous, family hot spot – Fun City. This family resort and entertainment center/water park is conveniently located next to Catfish Bend Casino.

All recreational and select teams, 8U through 19U are welcome.  All teams are guaranteed three games with participation awards for 8U - 10U.  Individual placement trophies/medals for 11U and above.  In addition, all athletes will receive the annual Midnight Cup collectors pin.

You can have it all!  A premier tournament, glow in the dark frivolity, and family entertainment complete with a front row view of the Mighty Mississippi!

Enjoy it all for a great LOW price!

U9 & U10: $507.64

U11 & U12: $548.08

U13+: $616.42

(Prices include 2.5% transaction fee)

Payment by card only- checks are not accepted

Registration is open and will remain open until April 17th (or when we reach maximum capacity).

Online Registration:

Register Here

For any questions please contact tournament director at: SESATournaments@gmail.com

Please email over documents to - SESAPaperwork@gmail.com (this email for documents only, not actively monitored until closer to tournament start)

 * Official State Roster 

 * Official State Player Passes ( photos of multiple passes are ok)

 * Official state Coach Pass(es)

 * WE DO NOT NEED Medical Waivers/Emergency Forms (coaches should have them)

You will receive an email 3-5 days before the event to confirm your documents are received. We will reach out to you if we do not have what we need.

Looking for a place to stay during the tournament? Area hotel options


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Southeast Soccer Academy
P.O. Box 394
Burlington, Iowa 52601

Email: admin@sesasoccer.com