DISTRICT 8 REGISTRAR APRROVED CREDENTIALS (PLAYER PASSES, 1601 FORMS, AND ROSTER) MUST BE WITH THE COACH OR ASSISTANT COACH AT ALL PRACTICES AND GAMES (LEAGUE GAMES AND TOURNAMENT PLAY)

The tournament will be held NOV. 9 & 10, 2019

Player Eligibility Policy

     1.  Only recreational players are eligible to play in this tournament.  No competitive players are allowed.
     2.  Were currently registered recreational players for the fall recreational season with a District VIII affiliated league.

Any rules not covered above, refer to the

CYSA team manual

1.)       RED CARDS: Red carded players and coaches are at the mercy of the mails and should consider that any additional suspensions will probably be in two game increments. EXAMPLE: A player red carded in the first minute of the first game of the season, will miss the next game that day automatically, then if the decision is made for an added the game, the player will miss the NEXT game the following Saturday. Delays with the mail or the league delivering the card back to the coach could add another two games missed (NO PASS NO PLAY RULE.)      VERIFICATION FORM


All red card reports and player passes must be sent to 

Shirley Thompson
1239 Adam Street
Tracy, CA  95376

All red cards MUST be sent to me, postmarked by Monday.

PLAYING RULES

WHEN IS THE TOURNAMENT HELD

This tournament is for recreational players only.  competitive players are not allowed to play in this tournament.  This tournament is used by District VIII to recommend recreational teams to play in the U10-U12, Founders' Cup portion of the Cal North, State tournament..


HOW DOES A TEAM REGISTER TO PLAY 

RED CARDS

 Tournament Coordinator:             Peter Kilpatrick  
 Email:                                              Peter27@yahoo.com

Teams will typically play on fields located between the cities of Modesto & Tracy.

Team Entry

Send a completed application form, accompanied by fee, to Shirley Thompson:

Shirley Thompson
1239 Adam Street
Tracy, CA  95376

APPLICATION DUE BY OCTOBER 21, 2019

WHAT IS THE TOURNAMENT FORMAT

Tournament Contacts

WHAT IS IT?

WHAT IS THE COST TO PLAY 

District VIII Tournament

This tournament strictly follows the US Soccer, PlayerDevelopment Initiative rules.  If a team has played in a league with modified PDI rules, they will have to adapt their play to the US Soccer issued rules, for tournament play.

WHERE DO TEAMS PLAY

The team entry fee is a non-refundable $250. This fee covers league expenses for fields, referees, and supplies.. 

Team half-time snacks are permitted

CYSA / FIFA rules will govern the playing of all games, unless the exception is listed below:

     1.   The District VIII Spirit Rule
           The final score of a game should have a differential of eight (8) goals or less.
     2.    Substitutions
            A team has unlimited substitutions during a game.
     3.    Approved rules:

            


For a complete set of specific rules please refer to CYSA/USSF with the exception of the 8 goal spirit rule.

Important reminder:  Teams who violate the District 8-pt goal Spirit Rule shall be subject to discipline.  At a minimum, the Coach shall receive a one game suspension for the first violation; any subsequent violation(s) shall be subject to increased discipline.

 Tournament Coordinator:             Kim Nickerson  
 Email:                                              ksnickerson@sbcglobal.net

REGISTRATION: The District Tournament Application must be mailed to the District VIII Registrar.

 Tournament Coordinator:             Dennis O'Brien  
 Email:                                              dobrien@mysa-ajax.org