• CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL CHAMPIONS AND FINALISTS, AND THANK YOU
      ALL PARTICIPANTS FOR A FANTASTIC WEEKEND OF SOCCER IN FAYETTE COUNTY !!!
       SEE YOU AT THE 2017 LIGHTNING CHALLENGE, AUGUST 18-20 
       
       
    • Welcome to The Lightning Challenge!
       
      OVER 170 TEAMS FROM 27 CLUBS AND 4 STATES
       
      Join us at The Lightning Challenge August 19-21, for some great soccer to start the season!
       
      Click the "Apply" button above to register. Once you complete your registration, you will receive confirmation that your application has been received. 
       
      When applying, teams will have the option of selecting to play on Friday evening (6 pm or later), or only play on Saturday and Sunday. Friday games are not required, and will depend upon team availability on that day. Three games are guaranteed.
       
      U14 and younger teams will be playing a traditional tournament format where teams are placed into groups for round robin play to determine advancement to final. Awards will be given for Champions and Finalists.
       
      U15 and older teams will be playing a showcase format, where teams will play 3 scheduled games with no advancement to a final. The Showcase will post scores and standings but there will be no advancement to a final, or awards.
       
      Thanks for visiting our tournament website and we hope to see you this year!