Holiday Cup

Sports City’s 19th Annual Holiday Cup Tournament

2014 Dates: December 26th-29th

Registration Deadline: December 17th

REGISTER ONLINE

Compete for the Cup!

  • One Day Tournaments
  • 3 Games Guaranteed
  • 1st and 2nd Place Prizes
Tournament Schedule
Date Age Group
Friday, December 27th U14 Girls Rec, U16 Boys Comp, U16 Girls Comp, Coed Open Rec, U10 Girls Comp
Saturday, December 28th U12 Girls Comp, U12 Boys Comp, U10 Girls Rec, Men’s Open Comp, Men’s Open Comp, U8 Boys Comp
Sunday, December 29th U12 Girls Rec, U14 Boys Comp, U8 Girls Rec, Coed Open Comp, Men’s Open Rec, U10 Boys Comp
Tournament Fees
Classification Cost
Adult Team – Not Currently Registered at Sports City $280.00
Adult Team – Currently Registered at Sports City $250.00
U12-U16 Youth Team – Not Currently Registered at Sports City $260.00
U12-U16 Youth Team – Currently Registered at Sports City $230.00
U8-U10 Youth Team – Not Currently Registered at Sports City $240.00
U8-U10 Youth Team – Currently Registered at Sports City $210.00

Rules & Regulations

  • Payment must be paid in full (no deposit). Credit Card or Debit Card (Visa/MasterCard) only. Sports City does not accept cash or checks as payment.
  • Teams will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis.
  • Teams can be existing or put together just for the tournament.
  • Sports City Membership is not required to play in the tournament.
  • Non– members must sign a waiver before playing. Adults must present photo ID and youth must present birth certificate.
  • Rosters are limited to 16 players. Must complete and submit to the office before the 1st game.
  • Players cannot play on more than one team in a division.
  • 3 game guarantee in ALL divisions (both youth and adult).
  • U8-U10 Games: 28 minute games with a two minute half time.
  • U12 through Adult Games: 32 minute games with a two minute half time.
  • Tournaments will be held at either our Santa Rosa or Cotati location. Coaches will be notified in advance.
  • Many variables go into aligning divisions. Your skill information, although important, does not guarantee the division that your team will be placed into.
  • Sports City may combine divisions in order for the tournament to run. A Sports City rep. will be in contact if this is the case.
  • Every effort will be made to create parity in a division. However, Sports City does not guarantee quality of play.
  • Cancellation Policy: Full refund (less a $25 administrative fee) up to 8 days prior to the tournament.
  • No refund if canceling within 7 days of the tournament.

Tournament Scoring

  • Win = 6 points
  • Tie = 3 point
  • Loss = 0 points
  • Shut-out = +1 point
  • 7 points is the maximum points you can score per game.
  • -1 point for a red card (any combination of penalties that result in an ejection)
  • -1 point for unsportsmanlike conduct or running up the score (10 goal differential). Men’s Open division is excluded from this rule.

Single-Elimination Game Rule Modifications

  • 5-minute overtime period in case of a tie after regulation.
  • “Golden Goal” rule will be applied (1st to score wins)
  • Penalty kick competition in case of a tie after overtime.
  • Series of 3 shots per team.
  • Sudden death (1 shot) in case of a tie after penalty series (if still tied after 1 shot, shooting continues with new shooter until winner is determined)