• Athens United Finale

      We are pleased to invite your team to apply to the  Athens United Finale Come join us for some great soccer! 

      Athens United Soccer Association is pleased to announce the end of season

      premier tournament for Boys and Girls.

      The 2017 Finale will be held on December 9th and 10th.  

      LIMITED TO 100 TEAMS

      This tournament is open to all competitive levels.

      The tournament will be headquartered, as it has been for many years,

      at the James Holland Youth Sports Complex, an Athens-Clarke County facility.  

      Other nearby facilities will be used for play as needed.

      Applications are available online so register today by clicking the "Apply" button above. Once you complete your registration, you will receive confirmation that your application has been received. When we reach our deadline for registrations, we will notify the accepted teams.

      For The Finale 

      We are asking each team to bring two small toys, one for a girl and one for a boy that will be donated to a local Athens charity to help bring joy to a young child’s Christmas. Please bring the gifts unwrapped along with you to registration.

      We are grateful for your participation and thank you for spreading Christmas cheer.

      Sincerely,

      The Athens United Finale Tournament Staff

      Thanks again for visiting our tournament website and we hope to see you this year!

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      TOURNAMENT DEADLINES

      LIMITED TO 100 TEAMS

      Rolling Deadline will begin November 14th

      Application Deadline: November 27th, 2017

      Acceptance Confirmations: November 28th, 2017

      Schedule Posting: December 5th, 2017

      ON-Line Check-in Open Until December 6th, Mid-Night
       
      In Person Check-in December 8th. 
      @ Holiday Inn 197 East Broad Street Athens,Ga 30601
      1pm-3pm and 5pm-8pm
       
      3 Guest Players Allowed
       
       

       

    • General Information

      100 TEAM Limit.

      The Tournament Committee is planning game schedules with a maximum number of eight teams at each competitive level in any age group. If any group has fewer applicants than that number, the number of participating teams in another groupmay be increased. Maximum number of players on a team’s official roster is 22 for teams U13 and above BUT ONLY 18 Players can dress for games. Players may participate on only one team in this tournament. 3 Guest players allowed. All teams are guaranteed a minimum of three games. We will have separate level groupings if entries permit. 

      The tournament committee reserves the option to combine groupings as necessary.

      Entry fee for the 2017 tournament are as follows: 

      $500.00 for U9 & U10 (7v7)

      $525.00 for U11 & U12 (9v9)

      $550.00 for U13 & U14 (11v11)

      $595.00 for U15 - U19 (11v11)

       

      The Athens United Finale is a USYSA sanctioned tournament. All teams MUST be affiliated with USYSA. Current (2017-2018) seasonal year validated player passes must be presented at check in. Out of state teams are required to have a travel authorization on the appropriate form, approved by the home state association. We look forward to an exciting tournament with participation by teams from several states. We will make your team most welcome!

      Sincerely,

      Lloyd White

      Tournament Director

      lloydathensunited@yahoo.com

       

      Lisa Meeks

      AUSA  Administrator
      Phone: (706) 353-2241
      Email: ausamanager@gmail.com
    • REFEREES WANTED

       Good Soccer Tournaments require many things....including good officiating.  We are looking for dedicated and experienced referees for our December tournament. In todays economic environmentwe are focusing on minimizing expenses without sacrificing quality and value. If you live in and around the Athens area and do not require hotel accommodations we want to encourage you to register for the Finale Tournament.  If you will need a hotel room, we are asking that you agree to referee a minimum of eight (8) games over Saturday and Sunday. 

      If you would like register for the tournament, contact. Shannon O'Carroll at seocarroll@gmail.com

       

    • ON LINE CHECK-IN
      Has to be started by Wednesday, December 6th by 6pm
    • USSF MANDATE 2016
      U9 and U10 teams will play 7v7 NO HEADING
      U11 will play 9v9 NO HEADING
      U12 will play 9v9
       
    • LIMITED TO 100 TEAMS
      Rolling Deadline will start on
      November 14th.
      DEADLINE NOVEMBER  27th. 
    • In Person Check In

      In Person 
      Check In @ Holiday Inn

      197 East Broad Street
      Athens, Ga 30601
      FRIDAY DECEMBER 8th, 2017
      1pm-3pm and 5pm-8pm.
      In the ATHENA ROOM

       
      For The Finale 
      We are asking each 
      team to
      two small toys, 
      one for a girl and 
      one for a boy  that will be
      donated to a local
      Athens Charity to help bring
      joy to a young childs
      Christmas  
      Please bring the gifts 
      unwrapped along 
      with you to registration.
      We are grateful for your 
      participation and 
      thank you for spreading 
      Christmas cheer!

       

    • HOTEL INFO :
      Hotels for the Athens Finale:

      For the best rates for your hotel stay, please contact:

      John L. Huntsman, III

      Hilton Garden Inn | Holiday Inn
      Holiday Inn Express | Springhill Suites 
      197 East Broad Street
      Athens, GA  30603
      john.huntsman@hi-athens.com
      706.354.6402
      706.354.6438 Fax

    • VENUES
      Holland Park (Headquarters)
      250 VINCENT DRIVE
      ATHENS, GA 30606 
       
       
      East Athens Park (also known as Trail Creek)
      200 TRAIL CREEK ST
      ATHENS, GA 30601

       

      SouthEast Clarke Park
      4400 LEXINGTON RD
      ATHENS, GA 30605

       

      MONSIGNOR DONOVAN CATHOLIC HS
      590 LAVENDER RD
      ATHENS, GA 30607