NORTHERN ARIZONA INVITATIONAL

Thanks to all the teams from in- and out-of-state that have supported the Northern Arizona Invitational tournament over the years.  Each year we have had a record-breaking number of teams join us.

 

The Flagstaff Soccer Club invites you to participate in the Northern Arizona Invitational in the cool pines of northern Arizona. This is the ideal setting to close your season. Bring the entire family and enjoy a wonderful weekend of fun. NAI is proud to be able to play on some of the best fields in the state.  Please make sure to apply early to guarantee acceptance as we anticipate having to turn teams away this year.

 

TOURNAMENT DATES:

Girls Weekend: Friday, May 15 Mandatory Check-in. Games Friday through Sunday, May 15-17, 2020

Boys Weekend: Friday, May 22 Mandatory Check-in. Games Friday through Sunday, May 22-24, 2020

 

REGISTER FOR THIS YEAR'S NAI TOURNAMENT:

Registration Opens January 2020

Application deadline is April 1st.

Click here to register your boys team

Click here to register your girls team

SCHEDULE AND RESULTS:

Girls Weekend

Boys Weekend

 

MAP OF THE FIELD LOCATIONS: Click here for field addresses and an interactive map.


CLASSIFICATION/DIVISIONS: The tournament is sanctioned USYS AZ class A and G, and Arizona Youth Soccer Association (AYSA). Divisions include U7, U8, U9, U10, U11, U12, U13, U14, U15, U16, U17, U18 for girls and boys both.  Divisions that do not have at least 3 teams will be combined into a mixed division with the next oldest age group. This tournament is open to teams from other organizations with the proper paperwork. If you have questions, please contact the Tournament Director.

 

ENTRY FEE:

$300 U7-U8 (4v4) 

$500 U9-U10 (7v7)

$600 U11-U12 (9v9) 

$700 U13-U14 (11v11)

$725 U15-U19 (11v11) 

The entry fee is payable by credit card or check (postmarked by April 10, 2020). Teams withdrawing after acceptance will forfeit the entire entry fee. Make checks payable to Flagstaff Soccer Club Tournament. We hope to host 75+ teams (per weekend) and the number of teams will be limited in each division, so early registration is encouraged. You may submit your application without a final roster and provide an updated roster the week prior to the tournament.

MANDATORY CHECK-IN:

        Girls Weekend:

Coming Soon

 

Boys Weekend:

Coming Soon

FIELD USAGE: Dogs are not allowed on any of the soccer fields. Sunflower seeds are prohibited.

 

FORMAT AND RULES: The tournament abides by USYSA/US Youth Soccer Arizona rules. Download a pdf copy of the rules here. The maximum number of loan players on a team is 3, and these players must have proper loan papers. U14+ teams can roster/play up to 22 players. U7-U9 games will not have posted scores, and these teams are guaranteed to play 3 games. U10+ teams will have posted scores and will play a minimum of 3 games. Playoff games for these older age groups will be based on a point system. Referee abuse and alcohol consumption are not acceptable at this tournament; all coaches are required to read, understand, and sign our Zero Tolerance Policy.  If you need clarification on any of the rules, please contact the Tournament Director before the tournament dates.

HOSTING DOCUMENT: To view our AYSA-approved hosting document, click here.


AWARDS:

DIVISIONS U7-U9: Participation pins for all players and coaches. All teams will be awarded a participation medal.

DIVISIONS U10 and above: Participation pins for all players and coaches. Awards for first and second place in each division.

 

ACCOMMODATIONS: We are not a stay and play tournament. You will need to plan your own overnight accommodations. Flagstaff has a great variety of hotel/motel offerings to fit any budget. We recommend the SpringHill Suites Flagstaff for its reasonable rates and proximity to many of the soccer fields that we use for the United Cup. Click this link to get your group rate.

 

PAST TOURNAMENT RESULTS: Click here to view previous Northern Arizona Invitational results.

 

QUESTIONS: Please e-mail the Tournament Director.

 

Mailing Address:

Northern Arizona Invitational Tournament

PO Box 271

Flagstaff, Arizona 86002

 

The Flagstaff Soccer Club is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. The funds raised at our tournaments go back in to our programs to provide opportunities to financially challenged players, purchase of equipment, coach/trainer salaries, along with club wide training sessions.

 

We thank you for your continued support of the Flagstaff Soccer Club tournaments. We appreciate the tireless efforts of our Tournament Committee and parent volunteers who make our tournaments run smoothly. Without them, these events could not be possible.