“Sylvie Poulin” ROCKY HILL COLUMBUS DAY CLASSIC TOURNAMENT
OCTOBER 11 (local teams), 12 & 13, 2019
Dear Coach, Manager or Club President:
The Rocky Hill Soccer Club invites you to participate in our 22nd “Sylvie Poulin” Rocky Hill Columbus Day Classic Tournament to be held on Columbus Day weekend, October 12 and 13, 2019 and October 11 where local teams may be requested to play. This tournament is a Club/Travel league division for both boys and girls. The Connecticut Junior Soccer Association (CJSA) and the United States Youth Soccer Association (USYSA) have sanctioned this tournament.
Each team entering the tournament must be currently registered with their State, National Association or any other US Soccer affiliated club. Maximum roster size will be twelve (12) players for U9 & U10, sixteen (16) players for U11 & U12 and twenty (20) players for U13 & U14/15 and all may include up to three (3) guest players. Note exemptions to roster size may be approved by the tournament Director for consideration at time of registration. No player is allowed to be registered with more than one team per age bracket and no roster changes are permitted once the tournament has started. Teams from outside Region I and New Jersey must provide an authorized copy of the USYSA Permission to Travel Form and provide with registration.
Age groups: Separate competition for boys and girls will be held in the following age groups for players born on or after January 1:
When: Saturday, October 12 and Sunday, October 13, 2019. Note local teams may be requested to play on Friday evening October 11th.
Format: U11 thru U14/15 age groups will play 4 games that will consist of two (2) twenty-five (25) minute running time halves. Half time will be two (2) minutes. U9 and U10 will play 4 games that will consist of two (2) 20 minute running time halves. Half time will be two (2) minutes. The three-referee system will be used for age brackets for U11 thru U14/15 while U9 & U10 will be assigned a minimum of 1 official. Individual player awards will be given to the 1stand 2ndplace teams at the end of the Round Robin format for U11 thru U14/15. Individual Medallions are provided to all U9 and U10 participants. U9 & U10 teams are not required to exchange patches/pins after the completion of the game.
Application: A separate application and entry fee, for each club/travel/league team must be submitted by September 1, 2019. The fee is $550 for U9 thru U10 and $600 for U11 thru U14/15. Registration and Payments received by August 19, 2019 will be discounted to $525 (U9 & U10) and $575 (U11 thru U14/15). Please pay on line with a credit card when you register on GotSoccer. For those that prefer paying by check, please make payable to Rocky Hill Soccer Club. All applications received after September 1, 2019 will be placed on a waiting list and processed on a space available basis. Team selection is at the discretion of the tournament committee and submission of an application does not guarantee acceptance. Acceptance confirmations will be emailed by September 11, 2018. Teams not selected will receive an immediate refund of their entry fee. Teams withdrawing from the tournament after receiving their acceptance confirmation will forfeit their entry fee.
If registering by US Mail, please mail completed applications with full payment to:
Rocky Hill Soccer Club
Attn: Tournament Director
P.O. Box 32
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
For more information, please visit our website at www.rockyhillsoccer.com, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.