Reliant Energy Power Cup

What: The annual RISE SC Power Cup tournament is the perfect tournament for all U8-U15 teams looking for a spring season warm-up tournament. With outstanding fields and great competition, make sure your team participates this year!

We have had over 250 teams over the past few years, and accept up to 4 flights of teams in each boys and girls age groups from U8-U15.

When: February 1-2, 2020
Select games (between Houston based teams) may be played Friday night (January 31st)

Who: Boys/Girls U8-U15 – Academy/Rec Plus and Competitive Teams
U8 (Birth Year 2012) – Will have their own bracket(s) in U9 (and play 7v7)
U9 (Birth Year 2011) – 7v7
U10 (Birth Year 2010) – 7v7
U11 (Birth Year 2009) – 9v9
U12 (Birth Year 2008) – 9v9
U13 (Birth Year 2007) – 11v11
U14 (Birth Year 2006) – 11v11
U15 (Birth Year 2005) – 11v11

Cost: $475 for 7v7, $550 for 9v9 and $625 for 11v11
$50 discount for teams registering by Jan 7th
Please contact the tournament director if you are owed a credit from last year.



Registration Deadlines:
U8-U12 (7v7 and 9v9) – January 17th, 2020
U13-U15 – January 17th, 2020


The schedule has been released and is final. Last changes (minor changes to fields for finals) were made on 1/31.
2020 Power Cup Schedule

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For 2020, we expect to have over 250 teams from all over Texas and surrounding states for U8-U15 boys and girls, with very competitive brackets in all age groups.

2019 Teams: For a list of teams that participated in 2019 click here.

2018 Teams: For a list of teams that participated in 2018, click here.



Games will be played on some of the best fields in Houston, most of which are maintained and operated by RISE Soccer Club. RISE Soccer Club plants winter grass on many of the fields, so the fields are smooth and green and in the best possible condition for competitive play.

2019 Tournament Field Maps

South Campus, 10001 Stella Link, 77025: Field MapGoogle Map.
Parking for Turf Field (Stadium), via Emery/Weiner School.
Parking for Field #1/#2 via Emery/Weiner School.
Parking for Field #3 via Emery/Weiner School OR near the softball complex (use St. Catherine’s address below)
Parking for Field #4, and Field #J (on the Senior baseball field) via 3736 West Bellfort Ave (West entrance)
Parking for Fields #A-#F via West Bellfort (far East entrance)

St. Catherine’s Montessori
, 9821 Timberside 77025 (Adjacent to South Campus): Field MapGoogle Map.

North Campus / McGovern Park
: 7222 Braes Blvd, Houston, TX ‎77025: Field Map – Google Map

North Campus / Pershing Middle School
, 3838 Blue Bonnet Blvd, 77025 (Parking via Stella Link): Field MapGoogle Map.

Missouri City Community Park
, 1700 Glenn Lakes Ln, Missouri City, TX 77459: Field MapGoogle Map.

Lost Creek Park
, 3703 Lost Creek Blvd, Sugar Land, TX 77479: Field MapGoogle Map

Camp Sienna Sports Complex
, 7725 Camp Sienna Trail, Missouri City, TX 77459: Field MapGoogle Map

General Tournament Information

Power Cup 2020 – Rules and Guidelines
Power Cup 2020 – STYSA Approved Application to Host
Power Cup 2020 – Coaches Packet
Fact Sheet for US Club Soccer Sanctioned Tournaments

Tournament Rules of Play 2020 – 7v7
Tournament Rules of Play 2020 – 9v9
Tournament Rules of Play 2020 – 11v11


Team Check-In

All check-in will be electronic this year again.
Rosters need to be finalized in GotSoccer by Wednesday night before the start of the tournament.

Full Online Check-in Instructions

Required team documentation includes:

  • All participating players should be on the team’s roster in GotSoccer along with their jersey numbers.
  • Final Player Roster with numbers (signed by club registrar). Players not participating in the tournament should be crossed off the roster. Guest players must be noted as such and can be handwritten on the roster.
  • Player Cards (laminated, with picture)
  • Adult Participation Passes for all adults that will be on the player sidelines (STYSA teams)
  • Travel Permit (for USYSA teams outside of South Texas)
  • Medical Release forms (signed by parent / guardian) must be carried by the team manager / coach for all games, but will not be required for check-in

Team check-in documents should be emailed to:

Please put the age group you are bracketed in and the full name of your team as the subject line in all cases. Example: “U12G – Soccer SC 07G Red”

You should have at most 3 attachments to your email: 1) Official Roster, 2) ID cards / APP cards document, 3) travel permit, all of which should be in PDF format. Do NOT send copies of individual ID cards.

Hotel Information


Rise Soccer Club has partnered with EventConnect for the upcoming tournament season as its official and exclusive accommodations provider. EventConnect has worked very closely with the Tournament and local hotels to provide the best options on amenities, value and location. We please ask that teams use the hotels provided through this software as they help support our tournament.

For Team Reps, please do not hesitate to contact the EventConnect Travel Team Coordinators by email via These Coordinators will work with your team to find the best options from the available options once your team is in the accommodations system. For general inquiries, the EventConnect Support Team is available to take our calls at 1-888-723-2064.

Hotel Booking Link will be available soon

Contact Us

If you have further questions please contact:

Jason Wintz
Tournament Director