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Virginia Rush Tournaments

RALPH DOWNEY MEMORIAL DAY CLASSIC

The Virginia Rush Soccer Club remains committed to providing the best season ending tournament possible by providing teams 3 guaranteed matches of excellent competition, minutes from the Virginia Beach Oceanfront on Memorial Day Weekend!  The Ralph Downey Memorial Day Classic is a growing competition that is bringing together top competition from many top leagues all over the East Coast and Internationally.

The Ralph Downey Memorial Day Classic is an unrestricted tournament sanctioned by VYSA.  All US Youth State Association member teams, US Club Soccer teams and other national affiliate teams may apply.

Take the opportunity to make your Memorial Day soccer tournament trip one to remember.  While enjoying your stay in the Virginia Beach area we encourage teams to visit or stay in the Virginia Beach area.  The Oceanfront will be the spot of endless Memorial Day concerts and events to entertain teams and families during their stay.  Not to mention all the delicious food options the Virginia Beach area has to offer.  The tournament committee will work our hardest to ensure flexible and accommodating game times to help your team enjoy their stay!


Tournament Dates
: May 26-28, 2023

Registration Deadline: April 28, 2023
*Early Registration Deadline: March 1, 2023
 

Age Groups Accepted: Boys & Girls U9 - U19

Field Locations: Hampton Roads Soccer Complex & Princess Anne Athletic Complex

Entry Fees:

AGE GROUPFORMATBEFORE MARCH 1AFTER MARCH 1
U9-U107v7$710$760
U11-U129v9$780$830
U13-U1411v11$810$885
U15-U1911v11$875$950


Please make checks payable to Virginia Rush Soccer Club and send to:

Virginia Rush Soccer Tournaments
ATTN: Ralph Downey Memorial Day Classic
2044 Landstown Centre Way 
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23456

Tournament Features:
- High quality fields
- Athletic Trainers onsite
- U9-U19 1st and 2nd place awards
- Assigned by quality referee assignor
- Vendors on site with soccer products
- Veteran tournament management
- DOCs call for special rate
- Priority scheduling for coaches with 2 teams
- Easy online registration

Hotel Information

Virginia Rush Soccer Club works closely with Pellucid Travel to source the best hotels and contract with a variety of hotels to fit all accommodations. Pellucid Travel requests to work with a wide variety of lodging partners in order to secure excellent rates for all of our teams.

This event has a Stay to Play policy for all attendees/groups in need of hotels. This is in order to ensure that the hotels, cities, and counties are assured that the discounts they offer are used.

Pellucid Travel works closely with our lodging partners to track team reservations, work to make sure that there are enough rooms, and secure excellent rates for all teams attending each event. They are committed to working with tournaments around the world to provide a high-quality travel and lodging experience that fits the individual needs of each team attending.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email Pellucid Travel at [email protected] 

OFFICIAL TOURNAMENT APPAREL


Official Tournament Apparel Available! - SHOP HERE

REGISTER HERE



*REGISTRATION THROUGH GOTSPORT*

Need assistance with registering? Contact GotSport Support here.

EVENT CALENDAR

2023 TOURNAMENT CALENDAR
Early Registration DeadlineMarch 1
Registration Deadline
April 28
Accepted Teams PostedMay 3
Brackets Posted
*Bracket change requests will not be accepted after schedules are posted
May 5
Scheduling Request Deadline - CLICK HEREMay 6
Schedules Released
*Bracket change requests will not be accepted after schedules are posted

May 12
Online Check-In DeadlineMay 17
Tournament WeekendMay 26-28

BIRTH YEAR CHART

SANCTIONING

The 2023 Ralph Downey Memorial Day Classic is an officially sanctioned event.
See the Permission to Host document HERE.

WE ACCEPT ALL USSF AFFILIATES