The Saunders League Cup is open to D2 Reserves, Metro Divisions, and Over-30 CSL squads. The Cup is named for Harry J. Saunders. Born in Warwick, England in 1921, Saunders was an administrator serving numerous roles from 1949 to 1981 for New York Hota SC, and the German-American Soccer League of New York (subsequently Cosmopolitan Soccer League) including president of each.