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General Tournament Information

 







  
 

39th Annual 2018 Potomac Memorial Tournament

@PotomacTourney

May 25-28, 2018
Boys U9-U19


Hotel Reservation Link: preview site will be available on or around April 1st, and link to make reservations will open on April 12th

Questions? Kathy Hauschild, Tournament Director
 General Tournament Information

 Application Deadline:
   Saturday
, April 1, 2018

Acceptance notification:
 
No later than Monday, April 10, 2018

Tournament Dates:
  Friday
, May 25, 2018 - Monday, May 28, 2018

(limited number of showcase games to be played on Friday, May 25, for those teams U16-U19 able and interested)

Location: 
The Montgomery County, Maryland suburbs of Washington, DC. 

 Airports: 
Our location can be easily accessed from either of 3 airports.  Baltimore-Washington International (BWI), Washington Dulles (IAD) and Reagan National (DCA). 

 Hotels:

Hotels must be reserved through the Montgomery County Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB).  Detailed information and a link for on-line housing service requests will be available on their web site.
To reserve a block of rooms, please click on the link below.

Hotel Reservation Link

 Sanction:

The Potomac Memorial is sanctioned through US Youth Soccer and US Club Soccer and participation is open to all teams.

 Ages:

There will be competitions for boys ages U9 through U19 with multiple flights as appropriate. Age groups U9 and U10 will be 7v7, U11 and U12 will be 9v9 . Age groups U13 through U19 will be 11v11.

 Entry Fee:

U9 & U10 - $725
U11 & U12 - $925 
U13 & U14 - $1025
U15 - $1,200
U16 thru U19 - $1,250

Format:

U9-U15 - Each team will be guaranteed at least three games.  In general, teams will play two group games on Saturday and one group game on Sunday.  Semifinal matches will be played on Sunday afternoon, and Finals will be held Monday morning.  Some teams will play Friday evening showcase matches, in which case those teams will play only one game on Saturday.

U16, U17 & U19 – Each team will play three group games.  In general each team will play two group games on Saturday.  For teams that are playing on Friday evening they will have one game each day.  Finals will be played Monday morning.

 Venues:

The primary venue will be the beautiful 24 field Maryland SoccerPlex in Germantown, MD.  It is intended that all U16 - U19 matches will be played at the SoccerPlex, as well as all semifinal and final matches in all 11v11 age groups.   We also will utilize up to 10 fields at the Potomac Polo Grounds in Poolesville, MD,  up to 18 fields at Muldoon’s Farm and Summer Hill Farm in Poolesville, MD  and up to 4 fields at The Bullis School in Potomac, MD. as well as The Landon School in Bethesda, MD and Connelly School of the Holy Child in Potomac, MD.