Five teams from Minnesota traveled to Overland Park, Kansas to compete in the national tournament. All five teams came away with at least a point.
Team by team recap
Joy Of The People Bahia U10 boys (2-1-1) – missed spot in championship by goal differential
St. Paul Blackhawks U11 boys (1-1-1) – defeated SBV Newcastle (KS) in their final game of the tournament
Joy Of The People Santos U14 boys (1-2-0) – opened with dominant 10-4 win over City Futsal Sounders (TX); against VFC Fluminese (MA) to earn semifinal berth
Joy Of The People Botafogo U15 boys (1-3-0) – after dropping their opening two matches, JOTP Botafogo defeated local side Sporting Blue Valley 7-5.
Joy Of The People Flamengo U12 girls (0-2-1) – earned a point with a 1-1 draw against Sporting Lincoln