The Germantown Maryland SoccerPlex - Home of the Washington Spirit
The 16th annual August Cup tournament is a tournament that attracts teams from the talent-rich East Coast, including Region 1.
The inaugural August Cup tournament was held in August 2003 and was attended by 136 teams from 6 states and Washington DC. Since then the tournament has grown to over 250 teams. We take pride in sponsoring teams of all levels and believe that all players should have the opportunity to play soccer in a tournament. This tournament is a great opportunity for boys and girls to develop their soccer, teamwork and leadership skills.
Rules (See Tournament Rules for complete details)
· All games are played in accordance with FIFA except as specifically modified and approved by the State of Maryland.
· A full set of Tournament rules are on available on this web site.
Application (see the Application for complete details)
· The tournament application will be available around April 1, 2017 on this web site.
· The application and fee deadline is midnight July 1, 2017 They include all referee fees.
· Teams will be notified of tournament acceptance no later than August 1, 2017.
· Challenge Divisions: boys and girls age groups that primarily play in Division 2 thru 6 or equivalent skill level of travel soccer.
· Champions Divisions: boys and girls age groups that play in Division 1 / premier leagues.
· All games will be held at the Maryland SoccerPlex.
All teams will play 3 games with 50 to 80 minutes in length depending on the age bracket.
· Championship games will be played at the SoccerPlex on Sunday.
· Most teams will play two 50 or 60 minute games on Saturday and one game on Sunday morning.
· Saturday Night games will be played at the SoccerPlex artificial turf fields and a few of the lit grass fields.
· Games will start on Friday as early as 2pm and 8am on Saturday and Sunday.
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Assistant Tournament Director
18031 Central Park Circle
Boyds, MD 20841