May 3rd & 4th, 2014
Lanco Youth Soccer League is proud to host the 24th Annual Red Rose Classic on May 3rd and 4th 2014. Held annually in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. We invite you to apply for this year's tournament. With its outstanding competition and quality fields this year's event should be no exception. This year we plan to attract around 150 premier and travel teams from about 5 states. We are looking to upgrade many of our field locations for 2014.
If you are a local business and would like to get into the action of sponsoring a venue or a field please feel free to contact me about the possible opportunities for the Red Rose Classic and your business.
We are also looking for food vendors and also have opportunities for other companies at each of our venues. For more information please contact me at the below email address.
Thank you and we look forward to seeing you all in 2014!
Games will be played within Lancaster County Pennsylvania. Each team will be guaranteed a minimum of three (3) games. Preliminary games will be played on Saturday and Sunday Morning. All teams have the potential for 8am games both days. The final games will be held Sunday morning and afternoon. Awards will be given to 1st and 2nd place teams.
Weaver Fields - 2 Full Sided Turf Fields, 4 Small Sided Grass Fields
McCaskey & McCaskey East High School Campus - 5 Full Size Grass Fields
Classics Park - 3 Small Sided Grass Fields - 2 fields on the Turf, 1 on the Grass
Competition will be open to USYS and US Club Soccer "Club" teams in the following age groups and divisions. All players must possess a picture player pass for the 2013-2014 season. A maximum 5 USYSA or US Club Soccer carded guest players are allowed. If you are a registered US Clubs team your guest players must have US Club passes, same goes for if your team is registered as US Youth, your guest players must have US Youth passes. They can't be combined.
U9 – (August 1, 2004 and Younger) Boys and Girls 8v8
U10 – (August 1, 2003- and Younger) Boys and Girls 8v8
U11 – (August 1, 2002 - and Younger) Boys and Girls 8v8
U12 – (August 1, 2001 - and Younger) Boys and Girls 8v8
U13 – (August 1, 2000 - and Younger) Boys and Girls 11v11
U14 – (August 1, 1999 - and Younger) Boys and Girls 11v11
U15 – (August 1, 1998 - and Younger) Boys and Girls 11v11
U16 – (August 1, 1997 - and Younger) Boys and Girls 11v11
U17 – (August 1, 1996 - and Younger) Boys and Girls 11v11
U18 – (August 1, 1995 - and Younger) Boys and Girls 11v11
U19 – (August 1, 1994 - and Younger) Boys and Girls 11v11
U9 through U12 Teams play 50 Minute Games - (2) 25 Minute Halves
U13 Through U19 Teams play 60 Minute Games - (2) 30 Minute Halves
The tournament entry deadline has been extended to SUNDAY APRIL 6th at MIDNIGHT. Acceptances will be sent by April 11th.
2014 ENTRY FEES
U9 & 10 (8v8) - $550
U11 & U12 (8v8) - $590
U13 through U19 (11v11) - $660
This year we will be using PayPal for registration payments after you submit your application. Please follow the directions after the application.
All tournament registration forms must be accompanied by a credit card for your tournament fee. You will checkout through PayPal once you have submitted your registration form.
All entry fees received are deposited immediately and refunded within 4 weeks of your teams non-acceptance.
After you submit your application and online payment. Please send a copy of your ORIGINAL State Stamped Roster to the following address. This is to ensure that once Friday Night Tournament Registration comes that we will be running smoothly with no problems. Jamie Kuntz 3115 Nolt Road Apt. 24 Lancaster, PA 17601.
All late applications (Submitted after the Deadline-April 4th) will automatically be put on a waiting list for review. Upon acceptance, the fee is non-refundable. If your team is accepted and later withdraws, the entry fee is non-refundable and sanctions will be placed against your team/club for future participation in Lanco Youth Soccer League and Eastern Pennsylvania events.
LEVELS OF PLAY
Teams will be evaluated on their individual team records and placed in the appropriate division of competition. We do our best to make the competition the most ideal for each team. In order to place your team accordingly it is very important that you fill out the registration form and team history out accurately.
Note: In order to provide the best competition, the Tournament Committee may combine or eliminate age groups and/or moves teams up to the next age group.
1. U13 Through U19 Team rosters are limited to a maximum of 18 players playing in the event (including guest players)
2.U9 through U12 Team rosters are limited to a maximum of 14 players playing in the event (including guest players)
3. A maximum of (5) guest players are allowed. Secondary players are not considered guests - This is new this year.
4. A copy of your state stamped and approved or official US Club Soccer roster must be send upon completion of your registration.
Participation is not final until acceptances are announced by April 11th 2014. Acceptances will be posted on the Tournament Website. The manager/coach will receive an email with the acceptances. In this will be important information regarding this year's tournament and registration.
MANDATORY TEAM REGISTRATION
Will take place at the Red Rose Indoor Arena - 3549 Hempland Road Lancaster PA 17601 - Friday May 2nd from 5-8pm.
**This is the only time we will be registering teams. **
The following items are needed for team registration:
- 2013/14 Certified State Stamped Team Roster (1 copy)
- Medical release forms for each player (Do not have to be notarized). Your generic Team/Club medical release are ok.
- 2013/14 Player Passes for each player (Must have players picture)
- Secondary Players will be accepted as part of your original roster this year
- Permission to Travel Form (if necessary from your state, please check with your state association)
- If your state association requires you to provide a permission to travel you need to bring the appropriate paperwork that has been submitted to your state. Please check with your state associations office to see if this is paperwork you will need.
If you are interested in referring the Red Rose Classic, you must be USSF Registered and in good standing, please contact our Referee Assignor, Darrell Bohannon
– email at Djbohannon@comcast.net