2018 Tournament Information:
There will be a tournament general admission fee for all the fans attending this event. The 2018 admission fee is as follows: $6 per day/session or a tournament pass for $10 for both days. There will be No parking fee.
Varsity Tournament Rules:
There will be a total of 21 Varsity teams participating. Each team will play a total of two games. Teams will be split into five groups of three to four teams each and will play in pool format. Games will be 80 minutes long, with two 40-minute halves and a 10-minute halftime. On field warm-ups will be limited to 5 minutes. Each game will have a total of 3 referees.
The following system will be used:
Win = 3 points
Tie = 1 point
Loss = 0 points
The following tiebreaker rules apply:
1. Head to Head 4. Fewest goals allowed
2. Goal differential 5. Shutouts
3. Most goals scored 6. Penalty kicks
(If one team is not present for penalty kicks we will flip a coin)
Champions: the team with the most points in each pool will be declared the winner; there will be one trophy/champion per varsity pool; there will also be an MVP for each pool.
JV Showcase Rules:
There will be a total of 21 JV teams participating. There will be no group champions declared. Each team will play a total of two games. Games will be 70 minutes long (35 minute halve w/ a 10-minute halftime). On field warmups will be limited to 5 minutes. Each game will have a total of 2 referees.
Due to the number of teams participating and the limited field space, games canceled due to severe weather (lightning, rain, heat, etc.) will not be rescheduled. If lightning is sighted, there will be a mandatory 30-minute wait before teams can go back on the field. If lightning is sighted again, the 30-minute wait time starts over. The tournament committee has decided that if a delay exceeds 40 minutes, the game will be canceled.
Teams should check in/register at the ZYSA fields’ clubhouse hospitality room. A representative from each team should inform the tournament organizers when the team has arrived.