• Preseason Tournament, Beautiful Fields, Great Location
                           
      COME TO ATHENS GEORGIA
       
           We are pleased to invite your team to the
      42nd annual Athens Invitational Tournament.
      120 Team Limit

       

      Athens United Soccer Association is proud to host the preseason's premier youth soccer tournament in northeast Georgia. The tournament is open for Boys and Girls teams in the U9-U19 academy and select age groups.

      The 2017 Athens United Invitational Tournament will be held

      on August 19th and 20th, 2017.  

      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.

      Come join us for a great weekend of soccer! 

      The Tournament Committee is planning 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 group may be increased.

      Maximum numbers of players on a team's official roster is 12 for 

      U9-U10 . 7V7 Games

      Maximum numbers of players on a team's official roster 15 for  

      U11-U129V9 Games 

      Maximum number of players on a team’s official roster is 22 for 

      U13-U19. 11v11 Games .(Only 18 May Dress for Each Game )

      Players may participate on only one team in this tournament.

      3 GUEST PLAYERS ALLOWED

      ENTRY FEE for the 2017 Invitational:

      U9/U10:            $500

      U11/U12:           $525

      U13/U14:           $550

      U15/U19:            $595

      DEADLINE MONDAY AUGUST 7TH AT NOON.  ROLLING DEADLINE WILL BEGIN TUESDAY AUGUST 1ST.

      The Athens 42nd Invitational is a USYSA/US Club Soccer sanctioned tournament.

      All teams MUST be affiliated with USYSA or US Club Soccer.

      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.

      Sincerely,

      Lloyd C White, 

      Tournament Director

      Office:(706) 353-2241 

      lloydathensunited@yahoo.com

    • HOTELS FOR THE ATHENS INVITATIONAL
       
      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
       
    • Online Check-In

      Online Check-in is now available for this event.

      What is Online Check-in?



      You must scan documents or take digital photos to complete this process. We will help you through the rest! Please click the link below to begin:

      Begin Online Check-in

    • Games Begin
    • CHECK IN REQUIREMENTS
      • Two copies of official state roster (we keep one)
      • Player passes for each player
      • Medical Release form for each player (current)
      • Tournament Team Medical Release form
      • Permission to travel (if out of state)
      • Print all copies of your game cards (please do not print until at least 1pm on August 17th). Please make sure you have a game card for EACH game to be played.
      • Please make sure to ask at check-in for any Schedule Changes
       
      CHECK IN-To be held Friday August 18th, 2017 from 1pm-3pm and 5pm-8pm at:
      • Holiday Inn 
      • 197 East Broad Street
      • Athens ,Ga 30601
      • We will be in the "TBA"
      If you have any Questions,please call Lisa Meeks
      at 706-353-2241 (office)
       
       
      • WE NEED THE FOLLOWING TEAMS

        U13 BOYS  C3/4 U17 BOYS  C3/4 IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PLAY PLEASE CONTACT LLOYD WHITE @ LLOYDATHENSUNITED@YAHOO.COM     
    • Enhanced Tournament Services
      The 42nd Athens United Invitational has partnered with Soccer In College to enhance the services offered to participants of the tournament.
       
      Teams entering the 42nd Athens United Invitational will be grouped according to past playing record to make the most competitive divisions possible.
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    • Acceptance Emails will be sent out on August 9th.
      Please make sure that payment has been received so that we can schedule your team.
      Schedules will be posted by Tuesday August 16th.