TOURNAMENT AND ELIGIBILITY FACTS
The United Futbol Academy Fall Classic is open to select teams - Academy, Classic, and Athena, registered and in good standing with their affiliated associations. Age groups for this tournament are typically U08 Elite - U16 for boys and girls.
Teams will be grouped according to past playing record to make the most competitive divisions possible. The Fall Classic Committee alone determines final placement. The Committee uses many factors when ranking teams including league playing division and record, State Cup and tournament results, USA Rank ranking service, etc.
All teams and players must be you soccer organization affiliated for the current seasonal year. If affiliated with US Youth Soccer, the US Youth Soccer roster and current player cards are required to participate. Notification of travel is required for all teams from out-of-state. The computerized team application system will assign your age group based on the age of your oldest registered player.
Special Note for U8 Elite Teams
The U8 Division is for Future Academy/Jr Academy/All-Star Teams.
These teams are NOT eligible for the United Futbol Academy Rec Rocks Tournament.
Players and Guest Players
All players must by registered for the current season. A player may play for only one team during the tournament. A maximum of 3 guest players per team is allowed (see rules for guest players per age group). Guest players must be registered and have a current player pass.
U08s through U10s will play 7v7 – maximum roster size is 14 players. U11s and U12s will play 9v9 – maximum roster size is 14 players. U12 (11v11), and U13 and older will play 11v11 - maximum roster size is 18.
FEES AND DEADLINES are specified on the tournament website.
On-line registrations are quick and easy. On-line registrations may be paid by credit card or electronic check. Once teams are sent to Committees or placement or your team is accepted, the entry fee is non-refundable. (If your team is not accepted, your entry fee will be returned in its entirety).
Refunds will be made to all teams NOT accepted.
Once teams have gone to the Committee for placement or your team is accepted, the entry fee is non-refundable. If your team withdraws prior to the above, your entry fee will be refunded, minus a $50.00 administrative fee.
We are always looking for qualified referees. If you would like to Referee for the tournament, please contact Linda Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put "Fall Classic Referee" in the subject line.
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