August 28-29, 2021

Battlefield Blast

The Battlefield Blast Soccer Tournament presented by Gettysburg Youth Soccer Club and Elite Tournaments will be held August 28 -29, 2021 at locations in and around the historic Gettysburg, PA area. This year the event will be hosting both Boys’ and Girls’ teams, ages U8 through U19. The application deadline is August 3rd, 2021. All teams will be guaranteed 3 games over the two-day event with trophies and medals being awarded to 1st and 2nd place teams in each division for each age group. This is a great pre-season kick-off tournament offering quality competition and lots of fun for all the teams participating in this great event! 



The Battlefield Blast tournament will be held August 28-29, 2021. This is event is located near historic Gettysburg, PA. Families can take this weekend to check out all the different sites in the area before the summer season ends. Don’t miss this opportunity to end the summer with some great competition and a family friendly weekend! 


You are invited to explore Gettysburg with us. The Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center is the official start to your Gettysburg visit.


After careful planning and preparation with our partners, the National Park Service, we are open and ready to welcome you to Gettysburg. Please refer to our website for our hours of operation and directions.


The health and safety of our guests, staff and volunteers are our first priority. Please refer to our health and safety guidelines.


Prior to visiting the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, we encourage you to purchase your tickets in advance at

or call Guest Relations at 877-874-2478.


You can learn more about planning your visit with us in our Digital Brochure!


Tournament Application

Entry Fees:

  • U8 - 2014 (7v7): $665
  • U9 - 2013 (7v7): $665
  • U10 - 2012 (7v7): $665
  • U11 - 2011 (9v9): $695
  • U12 - 2010 (9v9): $695
  • U13 - 2009 (11v11): $705
  • U14 - 2008 (11v11): $705
  • U15 - 2007 (11v11): $705
  • U16 - 2006 (11v11): $705
  • U17 - 2005 (11v11): $705
  • U18 - 2004 (11v11): $705
  • U19 - 2003 (11v11): $705

Payment Information

Please make all checks payable to: Elite Tournaments

Checks should be mailed to:

Battlefield Blast
c/o Elite Tournaments
PO Box 54
West Friendship MD 21794


CC Fee: 3% 


Our refund policy for this tournament in relation to Covid-19 will be as follows:

If we are forced to cancel the event prior to 14 days before the start of the tournament, a full refund will be given to participating teams.  Essentially, no charge will be made. 


If we are forced to cancel the event within 14 days of the start of the tournament (due to state or federal intervention), a refund minus expenses will be given (expenses will not exceed 25% of the application fee).  This will because at this point, some costs would have been incurred.  We will of course hope that once we get the green light, the event will go ahead as planned.


Applied/Accepted Teams

Applied Teams List: Click Here


Accepted Teams List: Click Here


Previous Applied Teams









Tournament Brackets: View Here

Tournament Schedule: View Here


Previous Results




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Team Check-in

Check-In Instructions: Click Here
Guest Player Registration: Click Here


Important Check-In Information

  • Deadline to Check-In: Friday August 20, 2021
  • Deadline to Make Changes: Wednesday August 25, 2021

          ***No changes will be made after Wednesday August 25, 2021


Online Registration includes

** Due to USYSA Sanctioning, ALL players must have a valid player pass.  NO Birth Certificates will be accepted/allowed.


If you have any questions regarding check-in or guest player registration, please contact GotSoccer at



Full Field Information: Click Here


Event Fields
No Pets  |  No Smoking  |  No Alcohol

Gettysburg Area Middle School
37 Lefever Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325
Directions | Field Map

Gettysburg Area High School
1130 Old Harrisburg Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
Directions | Field Map

James Gettys Elementary School
898 Biglerville Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
Directions | Field Map

Oakside Community Park
2880 Table Rock Road, Biglerville, PA 17307
Directions | Field Map


Plum Creek Community Park
180 Airport Road, Hanover, PA 17331
Directions | Field Map



Elite Tournaments is pleased to announce the appointment of Halpern Travel as our official Tournament Housing Coordinator for the Gettysburg Battlefield Blast.  

Halpern Travel comes to us highly recommended for their commitment to providing professional service and for their attention to detail.  They have extensive experience in tournament housing coordination.  Halpern Travel’s secure, online hotel reservation system allows teams to view information about hotels, including rate, area location and amenities.  Teams are able to reserve their rooms 24/7.

Clubs requiring a large block of rooms for multiple teams should contact Halpern Travel for special assistance at 888.640.6400.

We look forward to partnering with Halpern Travel to successfully meet the housing needs of teams attending the Gettysburg Battlefield Blast.

Hotel Reservations: Make Hotel Arrangements Here 



Vendors participating in thsi tournament will be listed two weeks prior to the start of the event. 

If you are interested in becoming a vendor for the tournament, please contact Kyle Scranton at


We welcome all out of town referees! If you are interested in being a referee for this event, please contact our referee assignor, Timothy Snyder at​.


If you are scheduled to be a referee at this event, take a look at the rules and schedule links below for any changes:


  • Tournament Schedule: Click Here
  • Tournament Rules: Click Here



Mike Libber
Tournament Director

Check-In Questions


Field Locations

Gettysburg Area Middle School
Gettysburg Area High School
Oakside Community Park

Age Groups

Boys & Girls U8-U19

Key Dates

August 28-29, 2021

Application Deadline
August 3, 2021

Schedules Released
August 18, 2021

Apparel Pre-Order

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