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Spring Classic

2018 Spring Classic Soccer Festival (5U-8U) and

2018 Spring Soccer Classic Tournament (9U-19U)


Las Cruces, New Mexico

Dates: Tournament: March 31 – April 1,  2018; Local teams may be required to play March 30.
Festival: March 31, 2018
Tournament Rules: 2018_Spring_Classic_Rules
Registration Deadline: Tournament: Monday, March 5, 2018
Thursday, March 8, 2018
Entry Fees:
$90 for 5U-8U Festival teams, $325 9U/10U (7v7), $400 for 11U/12U (9v9), $475 13U-19U (11vg 11).
Please make money order, cashiers or club check payable to Las Cruces Youth Soccer League.
You may also call the LCYS office at (575)523-0261 to pay via credit card.
Awards: Festival: Medals will be given to all participating players.
Tournament: Awards given for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in each age division.
Tournament Sanctioning Body: NMYSA
Eligible Teams: Festival: Recreational teams 5U to 8U.
Tournament: Competitive, League Select, All Star, ODP, and Recreational.
Tournament Divisions: 9U through 19U girls and boys. The oldest rostered player or loan player will determine the age group. No older players will be allowed once the team is accepted.
Guest Players: Maximum of 3. (Tournament Only)
Roster limits: Festival: Maximum 10 players per team (5U – 8U).
Tournament: 12 players for 9/10U, 16 players for 11/12U, 18 players for 13U and above.
Format : Festival:

All teams will play 2 tournament like refereed games and enjoy a festival including skills games and other attractions between games. This is meant to be a fun day where players enjoy a festival atmosphere while playing a couple of refereed tournament like games. Coaches will be held responsible for conduct of their team’s players, parents, and supporters.


USYSA Rules, 3-point scoring system, 3 games guaranteed. Under no circumstances will a red-carded player or coach be allowed to participate in the following game. Coaches will be held responsible for conduct of their team’s players, parents, and supporters. Misconduct on the part of any player, coach, parent, or supporter will be reported to the home state and club associations. No appeals or protests will be accepted.


Credentials: US Youth Soccer procedures and FIFA travel procedures must be followed. The following documentation is required for entry into the tournament:
  • State Approved Team Roster (All Teams)
  • Membership Forms (All Teams)
  • State approved team picture roster or affiliated league equivalent (All Festival Teams)
  • Laminated 2017/2018 USYSA, AYSO or US CLUB Player and Coach pass cards (All Tournament Teams)
  • Travel Papers obtained and signed by your State or National Association (Out of State Tournament Teams only).
  • Medical authorizations for all players will be required at registration and maintained at field during play (these are typically on membership forms). (All Teams)
  • Loan Player Forms for each guest player. (All Tournament Teams with guest players).
  • Proof of age. (Any team not from Region IV)
Check-In: March 30 at LCYSL Office, address listed below.
Tournament Address: LCYSL- Spring Challenge Cup
LCYS Tournament Director
1754 Buildtek ct, bldg. 4
Las Cruces, NM 88005
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