Erie Premier Holiday Classic

December 26-30, 2016

Erie Premier Sports Holiday ClassicThe Erie Premier Holiday Classic is our winter indoor soccer tournament featuring three levels of play.

  • Club: U9-U19 Boys & Girls Elite/Premier Teams
  • School: 5th-HS Boys & Girls School District Only Teams
  • Adult: Men’s & Women’s Open

The tournament is played on three non-boarded turf fields during the holiday week. The tournament format is three (3) games, with a championship game in most divisions. Divisions will play in either a morning / afternoon block or afternoon / evening block. Awards are presented to champion and finalist for each division.

Typically 6-8 teams are accepted per division. Divisions may be combined if necessary.

The deadline for all registrations is December 1. Once a team has been accepted there will be no refunds.

Club Divisions

Cost $495.00 per team
Game Length 30-45-min time slots depending on the number of team entries
no half time, running clock

 

*Club divisions will follow the USSF birth year age group chart for the 2016-2017 season.

Division Date Location Format
Boys U9/U10 December 27 EPS West 7v7
Boys U11 December 27 EPS West 7v7
Boys U12 December 28 EPS West 7v7
Boys U13 December 27 Gannon 9v9
Boys U14 December 27 Gannon 9v9
Boys U15 December 27 Gannon 9v9
Boys U16 December 28 Gannon 9v9
Boys U17 December 28 Gannon 9v9
Boys U18/U19 December 28 Gannon 9v9
Girls U9/U10 December 29 EPS West 7v7
Girls U11 December 29 EPS West 7v7
Girls U12 December 30 EPS West 7v7
Girls U13 December 29 Gannon 9v9
Girls U14 December 29 Gannon 9v9
Girls U15 December 29 Gannon 9v9
Girls U16 December 30 Gannon 9v9
Girls U17 December 30 Gannon 9v9
Girls U18/U19 December 30 Gannon 9v9

 

School Divisions

Cost $250.00 per team
$150.00 per team if EPS league member for the current year
Game Length 35-min time slots (30-32 min games)
no half time, running clock

 

Division Date Location Format
5th-6th Grade Boys December 29 EPS East 7v7
5th-6th Grade Girls December 27 EPS East 7v7
7th-8th Grade Boys December 30 EPS East 6v6
7th-8th Grade Girls December 28 EPS East 6v6
High School Boys December 30 EPS West 6v6
High School Girls December 28 EPS West 6v6

ROSTER RULES

  • School District: Teams must consist of players from the same school district.
  • Guest Players: Two guest player per team are permitted – as long as that player’s school district is not participating in the tournament.

 

Adult Divisions

Cost $250.00 per team
Game Length 35-min time slots (30-32 min games)
no half time, running clock

 

Division Date Location Format
Men’s Open December 26 EPS West 6v6
Women’s Open December 28 EPS West 6v6

 

Fields

EPS West EPS East Gannon University
60 yards x 33 yards 58 yards x 30 yards 80 yards x 50 yards
4504 West Ridge Rd
Erie, PA 16506
3515 McClelland Ave
Erie, PA 16510
130 West 4th St
Erie, PA 16507
Google Maps – EPS West Google Maps – EPS East Google Maps – Gannon

*All facilities feature synthetic field turf. Indoor or outdoor soccer shoes may be worn. Rubber or plastics molded cleats are permitted, no metal.