Spokane Summer Classic Adult Tournament

AN ADULT SOCCER TOURNAMENT
WITH A CAUSE

The Spokane Rapids invites you to join us
for the 2019 Spokane Summer Classic
7v7 Adult Soccer Tournament.
Beer &  Music & Soccer!

Save the Date: July 17th-19th 2020! 
Registration Opens January 2020

Congratulations to the United States Women’s team for winning the 2019 Women’s World Cup against the Netherlands.  That’s two in a row and 4 total for the U.S. Women!

 

We’ve pulled out all the stops to make this a great summer tournament. Get ready for a fun atmosphere that will include a beer garden, music and prizes for first place teams. All proceeds directly benefit the Spokane Rapids youth scholarship fund and youth recreational equipment fund.

Was: July 12th, 13th and 14th 2019  
Save the Date for 2020: July 17th-19th 2020! 
Who:
Men’s, Women’s, and Coed divisions*
Where: Plante’s Ferry, Spokane Valley, WA

*Must be 16 years or older to participate. Participants under age 18 must have parent or guardian present to sign a liability waiver.

Friday games

    • If your team is not available to play on Friday July 12th, just let us know, you will not be scheduled.

Player Cards

    • If you play in one of the adult leagues around the inland northwest, you probably have a player card, even if you are not in possession of a physical card.
    • We need to know that you are registered with a state or national governing body for insurance reasons.
    • We will not be collecting player cards at the event, or require them to be presented to the referees, but each player will be required to sign a liability waiver stating that they have a player card.
    • If members of your team need to purchase the $10 tournament pass player cards, they can do  so individually up until noon on Friday the 12th. Contact jzucchetto@plantesferry.com to arrange it.

Tournament Rules 2019

Spokane Summer Classic 2019
7v7 Tournament Rules

1. Teams may be comprised of up to 12 players.

2. Every player must provide all personal information as requested on team roster form and signed Medical Release and Concussion forms.

3. Team check-in will be available the night before the start of the tournament at the Tournament Headquarters tent, located at the tournament fields. If unable to check in during this time period, teams may check in at least 60 minutes prior to their first game. No team will be allowed to play without having provided all of the required information for every player. No refunds will be given for teams who have failed to provide the required information by check-in.

4. Rosters may not be changed after noon on Friday July 12th, 2019

5. All players must wear jersey/shirts during play. Teams are required to wear jerseys/shirts in a matching color. Numbered shirts are not required. In the case of a color conflict, the home team will change jersey colors. The first team listed on the schedule is considered the home team.

6. All players must wear shin guards.

7. Size 5 game balls will be provided by the tournament

8. The game consists of two 25 minute halves with a 5-minute halftime period. Pool games tied after regulation play will end in a tie. Semi-final and championship games that end in a tie will continue with overtime. Play-off overtime will be a 5-minute overtime period. If the game remains tied after the 5-minute overtime period, the winner will be decided by a shootout. Each team will alternate 3 penalty kicks. If one team is not ahead on goals after these 3 kicks, the shootout will proceed to sudden death.

9. Off-side rules apply for Men’s Open, Men’s Over 35, and Co-ed Open divisions

10. Substitution rule is the same as FIFA, except the number of substitutions, which shall be unlimited.

11. Any direct red card presented to a player shall result in a two-game suspension for that player, added to the remainder of the game in which the red card was presented. However, if a player receives a red card as a result of two yellow cards in one game, they shall only be suspended for the next game, in addition to the remainder of the game in which he was presented with his second yellow card.

12. Coed Specific Rules:

    • No more than four (4) men are allowed on the field at one time. If three (3) women are not present, the team will play short unless an agreement is reached between the captains. If there is a woman in goal, a team may have four (4) men on the field.
    • No slide tackling
    • All penalty kicks will be taken by a woman
    • All drop ball situations will be taken by women
    • Men’s Division: Slide tackling is allowed.

13. Scoring in pool play will be as follows:

3 points for a win
1 point for a tie
0 points for a loss
1 point for a shut-out
1 point each for the first 3 goals

sprinting with soccer ball at feet.

14. Accumulated points during pool play will determine seeding for semi-final or final matches. Semi-final games will be used to determine participants in the championship match if the number of teams in the bracket warrants them. Otherwise, the first and second-place teams after the pool play will advance to the championship match.

15. Tiebreakers

a. Points
b. Head to Head
c. Goal Differential
d. Goals scored
e. Goals against

16. Forfeits: If a team is not present within five minutes of the scheduled game time, or if it doesn’t have a minimum of 5 players to start the game, that team will forfeit the match and a 1-0 win will be recorded for the opposing team. Any team forfeiting two consecutive games in pool play will be removed from the tournament. Any team forfeiting one game in the playoffs will be removed from the tournament.

17. Match and Score Reporting: Referees will report match results, cautions and ejections to the tournament headquarters immediately following each match. If referees do not have time to deliver the results before their next match, they may designate another individual to run them to the HQ tent.

18. Sportsmanship: Players and spectators are expected to act with good sportsmanship at all times. Fighting will not be tolerated! Players and fans guilty of fighting will be banned for the duration of the event. Abuse of the referee, verbal or otherwise, will not be tolerated. The referee will have the authority to eject any offending party. Any indication of such behavior by a player or spectator will result in immediate ejection from the tournament site. The purpose of this tournament is to play soccer and have fun.

19. Refunds: If the Spokane Summer Classic is canceled by the host organization prior to the start of the tournament, registration fees that have been paid will be refunded. If a registered team withdraws for any reason, refunds of paid fees will be given as follows:

100% if withdrawn by 6/01/19
50% if withdrawn by 6/30/19
No refund if withdrawn within 14 days of tournament date

20. Situations or occurrences that these rules do not address shall be left to the sole discretion of the Tournament Director and SPVJSA Board of Directors. They will have final authority regarding all event disputes and issues.

 

Spokane Summer Classic Tournament Director:

Janessa Zucchetto
12320 E Upriver Dr.
Spokane Valley, WA 99216
www.spvjsa.org
(509) 922-7910

Field Map 2019

Plantes Ferry Sports Complex

The Spokane Summer Classic is held at beautiful Plante’s Ferry Sport Complex in the Spokane Valley. Our 80 acre park is located next to the Spokane River and has 13, top of the line grass soccer fields. Plante’s Ferry is also conveniently located near several hotels and restaurants.

Spokane Soccer Adult Competition Field Map and Sponsors
Spokane Soccer Adult Competition Field Map and Sponsors

Sponsorship and Support 2019

Sponsorships and Support 2019

Sponsors Included

Cerium Networks

Cerium networks was a sponsor of the adult soccer tournament in 2019

Translating business needs into technology solutions is what we do best.

 

Millwood Brewing Co

Millwood Brewery was a sponsor of the pacific northwest soccer tournament

Millwood Brewing Company is a community Brewery providing West Coast Ales and barrel aged craft beers.

BSN Sports

BSN sports sponsored an adult summer soccer tournament
We remove the hassles related to purchasing uniforms, equipment and spirit wear and anything else your athletic program needs, giving you more time to impact lives on the field. With over 1000 Sales Professionals who live, work and serve in your community, we are always just a short drive or phone call away

Buffalo Wild Wings Spokane

Buffalo wild wings sponsored the Spokane adult soccer tournament
Buffalo Wild Wings® is the ultimate place to get together with your friends, watch sports, drink beer, and eat wings.

TT’s Old Iron Brewery

TTS brewery and bbq sponsored the adult soccer tournament

TT’s Old Iron Brewery & BBQ is now open in the Spokane Valley at 4110 S. Bowdish with Beer and BBQ all in one great family friendly taproom.

And Spokane Rapids

Spokane Rapids sponsored the adult soccer tournament in the eastern Washington, Idaho and Montana area

Spokane Rapids, previously Spokane Valley Junior Soccer Association (SPVJSA),  provides recreational soccer opportunities in the greater Spokane area for youth ages 4-18 year round.  Spokane Rapids runs outdoor leagues in the spring and fall and offer additional camps, clinics, and tournaments throughout the year at Plante’s Ferry Sports Complex in the Spokane Valley. 

Contact Us

Spokane Summer Classic Tournament Director:

Janessa Zucchetto
12320 E Upriver Dr.
Spokane Valley, WA 99216
office.director@spvjsa.org
www.spokanerapids.org
(509) 922-7910

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