November 18-19, 2023

Columbia Fall Classic - Girls

The Columbia Classic Fall Tournament is open to all competitive and classic club teams looking to round off their fall season. The primary site for this event will be the Bob Lucido Fields at Covenant Park in Ellicott City, Maryland. Other sites throughout Howard County such as, Howard Community College, will also be used.  Divisions are based on age and broken down into premier and classic brackets for all ages U8 - U19, depending on the quality and number of tournament entries.












 

Overview

 

Leveling The Playing Field collects used sports equipment to give to underpriviliged communities where children may not have affordable access to sports equipment and programs. They’ve donated over 100,000 items to youth sports organizations allowing them to reduce the cost of entry into these programs. It has also allowed these programs to hire and train more staff for additional programs and more personalized coaching. We will be collecting used sports equipment for Leveling The Playing Field at all of our tournament locations! Drop off donations at the headquarters area or with your field marshal. 

 

 

 


Don't forget to use #ColumbiaFallClassic on all your posts and photos!

Application


Tournament Application- Coming Soon!


Entry Fees:

  • U8 - 2016 (7v7): $780
  • U9 - 2015 (7v7): $825
  • U10 - 2014 (7v7): $825
  • U11 - 2013 (9v9): $850
  • U12 - 2012 (9v9): $850
  • U13 - 2011 (11v11): $925
  • U14 - 2010 (11v11): $925*
  • U15 - 2009 (11v11): $950*
  • U16 - 2008 (11v11): $950*
  • U17 - 2007 (11v11): $985*
  • U18 - 2006 (11v11): $985*
  • U19 - 2005 (11v11): $985*

 

*A separate performance bond of $350 is required for U14-U19 age groups. If your team does not forfeit a match or violate the tournament rules the bond will not be cashed and will be destroyed after the tournament is completed.

*As of November 2022 GotSoccer will charge a “GotSport Software Fee” at each payment transaction, and for each registrant, in order for your team to register to participate with my Club or in a Tournament. 

 

There will be a $100 late fee for all applications received after the application deadline. Any team that applied after the application deadline will not have guaranteed acceptance into the tournament.

 


Payment Information

  • Please make all checks payable to: SAC
  • Checks should be mailed to:
    • ​SAC Columbia Fall Classic- Girls
      c/o Elite Tournaments
      PO Box 54
      West Friendship MD 21794

 

There will NOT be a CC Fee charged for any Credit Card payments for this event

 


This event will carry full tournament insurance

 

Applied/Accepted Teams


Applied Teams List: Click Here

Accepted Teams List: Click Here

 


Previous Applied Teams

2022

2021

2020

2019

2018

2017

2016

Schedules

 

Tournament Brackets: View Here


Tournament Schedule: View Here

 



Previous Results

2022

2021

2020

2019
2018
2017
2016
 

 


#ColumbiaFallClassic

Team Check-In

 

Check-In Instructions: Click Here 

Guest Player Registration: Click Here

 


 

Important Check-In Information

  • Deadline to Check-In: Friday November 10th
  • Deadline to Make Changes: Wednesday November 15th

          ***No changes will be made after 10 PM Wednesday November 15th

 


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 checkin@gotsoccer.com

 

Fields

 

Full Field Information: Click Here

 


Event Fields
No Pets | No Smoking | No Alcohol

Hotels


Elite Tournaments is pleased to announce the appointment of Halpern Travel as our official Tournament Housing Coordinator for The Columbia Fall Classic - Girls Weekend. All participating teams needing housing for the tournaments are required to utilize the services of Halpern Travel.

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 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 and to make changes to their reservations 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 our partnership with Halpern Travel to successfully meet the housing needs of teams attending The Columbia Fall Classic - Girls Weekend. 

Hotel Reservations: Make Hotel Arrangements Here

Apparel

 

Pre-Orders


To pre-order apparel for the 2023 Fall Classic Girls Tournament, CLICK HERE to visit the tournament store. The deadline to pre-order apparel for this event is Tuesday November 7th at 9 AM. Our tournament store is updated daily with the latest designs and inventory for each event. 

 


Questions?

 

If you don’t want to miss out on the action- keep an eye on your inbox for pre-order information!

 

For any questions about apparel for this event or your pre-order please e-mail Kyle Scranton.

PRO-GK

Looking for Goalkeeper Gloves?

 

Elite Tournaments is proud to be an official distributer for PRO-GK!

            

PRO-GK manufacturers gloves of the highest quality designed to elevate the level of play demanded in the game. Check out the 2022 new releases shown below (Tekta Contact, Tekta Surge). To see the full inventory of PRO-GK Gloves on the Elite Tournaments Store CLICK HERE.

 

                      

Don’t know your size?

No problem, CLICK HERE for a Size Guide provided to show the measurements of the gloves in relation to Age and Height. 

 

For any questions regarding PRO-GK Gloves contact Kyle Scranton at kscranton@elitetournaments.com 

#BEELITE #PROGKNATION

Vendors

 

If you are interested in becoming a vendor for the tournament, please contact Kiley Graham at kgraham@elitetournaments.com

College Coaches

College Coach Registration Link: Click Here

Registered Coaches List: Click Here
 


Player Information

Player Profile Books
 

Please make sure that you update your player profile information in the GotSoccer system so it is accessible by college coaches. You may need to contact your team manager or coach to add this information. This is the information that will be given to college coaches looking to recruit players.

Player Self-Recruiting

Elite Tournaments highly recommends that players reach out to the schools that they are interested in playing for. Many coaches come to our events to scout for pick up players, but will not realize that you interested in playing for their team unless you reach out to them! We also know that you have many schools that you are looking to play for that are not currently signed up to attend our event. You are encouraged to reach out to schools you are looking to attend, and let them know which events you will be playing in this season. We welcome you to invite these coaches to attend this event. If you have a coach that you are inviting to attend, please have them pre-register at the link above.

Referees

 

We welcome all out of town referees! If youare interested in being a referee for this event, please contact our referee assignor, Missy Lambert at mglambert33@msn.com.
 


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

Donation Drive

 

Leveling The Playing Field collects used sports equipment to give to underpriviliged communities where children may not have affordable access to sports equipment and programs. They’ve donated over 100,000 items to youth sports organizations allowing them to reduce the cost of entry into these programs. It has also allowed these programs to hire and train more staff for additional programs and more personalized coaching. We will be collecting used sports equipment for Leveling The Playing Field at all of our tournament locations! Drop off donations at the headquarters area or with your field marshal. 

 

Check out the Accepted Equipment List

Contacts

Andrew Dahir
Tournament Director
adahir@elitetournaments.com


Kyle Scranton 
Apparel Questions
kscranton@elitetournaments.com

 

GotSoccer
Check-In Questions
checkin@gotsoccer.com

Field Locations

Howard County, MD

Age Groups

Girls U8-U19

Key Dates

Tournament
November 18-19, 2023

Application Deadline
October 20, 2023

Schedules Released
November 8, 2023

Apparel Pre-Order
November 7, 2023

Tournament Sponsors

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