- Associated Press - Thursday, July 31, 2014

TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Tulsa will host the US Youth Soccer national championship tournament next July, while North Little Rock, Arkansas, will be the home of the Southern Regionals.

The Tulsa tournament will be played July 21-26 at the Mohawk Soccer Complex and attract the winners of the regional tournament in Arkansas and also tournaments in Idaho, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

The Southern Regionals will be played at Burns Park in North Little Rock next June 19-25.

The national tournament includes 10,000 teams that start in state competition. Championships are awarded in age groups from under-13 to under-19.