You Asked . . . We Listened!
The Rec Cup tournament committee is excited to announce that the tournament will continue to use the 2012 format for this year’s State Rec Cup Championship event.
This format provides your team with great competition, predetermined venues, reduced travel time for the majority of teams and an updated format crowning State Champs in 5 games over 3 days!
Round-robin games will be played the weekend of May 11-12, with all teams playing a minimum of 3 games. Teams advancing out of the round-robin will play a semi-final match on Sunday afternoon, May 12. Championship matches will be played on Saturday, May 18 – soon to be known as 'Champions Saturday'.
In addition, Rec Cup and President’s Cup Championship matches will be played at the same location on Champions Saturday - showcasing the very best of Georgia Soccer at both the Rec and mid-select levels! It will be a great day, with great games for players, fans and soccer lovers of all ages.
Join in the fun, competition and excitement - of the Georgia Soccer Rec Cup! Enter today.
Just the Facts
The State Rec Cup is open to Recreational Teams registered and in good standing with Georgia Soccer. Age groups for this year's tournament are u10, u12, u14, u16 and u19 for both boys and girls teams.
Teams will be placed in the age group/division as they played during their regular spring season. U16 and older teams that play in the fall but do not have a spring season are eligible to play.
Teams will be placed into groups for Round Robin games, which take place on May 12-13. Semi final matches will take place on May 13. Final matches will be played on Saturday, May 19.
Guest Players will be allowed at the 2012 State Rec Cup. Each team may have up to three (3) guest players (1 for U10, 2 for U12). Guest Players may not be select players of any level. All guest players must be registered with the same league as the team they will be participating with at the tournament. All Guest Players must have a current Georgia Soccer Player Pass with picture. Guest Players may not play in a younger age division than the team on which they are currently registered.
U10s will play 6v6 – roster limit is 12 players.
U12s will play 8v8 – roster limit is 14 players.
U14 will play 11v11 - roster limit is 18 players.
U16 & U19 will play 11v11 – roster limit is 22 players.
FEES AND DEADLINES
April 9, 2012 – Entries due
U10 - $300
U12 - $325
U14 - $405
U16 - $425
U19 - $425
On-line registrations are quick and easy and will be available in February. On-line registrations may be paid by check or credit card.
Entry fees are non-refundable once entries close. Refunds will be made if the tournament is canceled due to weather or Acts of God, but approximately one-half of the entry fee will be retained.
The State Rec Cup is always looking for qualified referees. If you would like to referee, please email Mike Wright at email@example.com.
Fun For Everyone!
The tournament is a great way for your team to end their spring season . . . all recreational teams from u10 through u19 can participate. It's also fun for parents and fans as they get to see their favorite teams progress throughout the season.
Teams are guaranteed a minimum of three round-robin games.
Don't miss this opportunity to enjoy some great soccer at this action-packed tournament for Recreational Teams only. Register your team today for the State Rec Cup.
Please check back often for updates. If you would like to host the State Rec Cup, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.