• 24th Annual Seaside Soccer Classic

      Welcome to the 24th Annual Seaside Soccer Classic!

      Over 300 teams participated in the 23rd Annual Seaside Soccer Classic last year. Teams are strongly encouraged to register early to avoid disappointment, as we can only host a certain number of teams. Last May 2016 roughly 50 teams were placed on the waiting list.Teams traveled from all over North Carolina, as well as South Carolina and Virginia. 

      This tournament is an unrestricted tournament. It is open to USYS/Affiliate State Associations that play Challenge, Select, Classic and Premier Boys U10-U18 league play and USYS/Affiliate State Associations that play Challenge, Select, Classic and Premier Girls U10-U15 league play. This tournament is also open to US Club teams.

      The registration deadline for the 24th Annual Seaside Soccer Classic is Wednesday, April 19th, 2017. 

      Hotel Requirements: 
      We have partnered with TRAVELING TEAMSTM to secure discounted room blocks at a variety of tournament approved hotels close to our venues. This is a Stay to Play event. It is required that all teams traveling to this event reserve their hotel accommodations through TRAVELING TEAMSTM.  Thank you in advance for your cooperation!

      Benefits of Using Traveling Teams
      • Best Service
      • Lowest Rates
      • Closest Hotels to the Venue
      • Secures accommodations to bring in quality officials and other staff that enhances the event and your tournament experience
      • Ability to work with the hotel regarding contracts in rainout situations


      All teams are required to complete Online Check-in no later than 4pm on Friday, April 21st, 2017. The following paperwork must be submitted to tournaments@wilmingtonhammerheadsyouth.com to complete Online Check-In:

      USYS Teams:
                             - Tournament Contact Sheet
                             - Red Stamped Approved Match Rosters
                             - Guest Player Rosters
                             - Front of Each Player/Coaches Player Cards
                             - Out of State Travel (for non-NC teams)
      *(Please note: Medical Waivers are not required for check-in, but MUST be present at the fields throughout the duration of the tournament)*
      US Club Teams:
                             - Tournament Contact Sheet
                             - Spring 2017 Match Roster
                             - Guest Player Rosters
                             - Front and Back of Each Player/Coaches Player Cards
                             - Out of State Travel (for non-NC teams)
      All Online Check-In Steps/Paperwork can be found on the Documents page of the Tournament Website.

      Please email tournaments@wilmingtonhammerheadsyouth.com with any questions.

      Items needed to complete online check-in:

      Required Items

      Application is paid in full
      Contact Form Completed
      Official Match Rosters
      Player Cards (Front & Back)
      Guest Players Rosters
      Out of State Travel permit (for non-NC teams)

      Note: No refunds will be made after an acceptance letter has been emailed to a team, with the exception of teams that make it to the State Cups and Challenge Cup finals. 

      Please email tournaments@wilmingtonhammerheadsyouth.com with any questions.

      We look forward to seeing you and your team in May!

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