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

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


HOW DOES A TEAM REGISTER TO PLAY 

Team Entry

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

Shirley Thompson
1239 Adam Street
Tracy, CA  95376


WHAT IS IT?

WHERE DO TEAMS PLAY

Tournament Contacts

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. 10 & 11, 2018

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

WHAT IS THE TOURNAMENT FORMAT

GAME SCHEDULES

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

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

Player Eligibility Policy

     1.  Only recreational players are eligible to play in this tournament.  No competitive players are allowed.
     2.  A player must have played in the recent fall season, on a recreational team.
     3.  Teams must have played the full recreational season, as a recreational team

Any rules not covered above, refer to the

CYSA team manual

PLAYING RULES

RED CARDS

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

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.

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.

WHEN IS THE TOURNAMENT HELD

WHAT IS THE COST TO PLAY 

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.

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..

District VIII Tournament