The seventh annual event, located in the New York City metropolitan area, will feature highly-ranked national and international teams, with more than 200 college coaches expected to attend.
In 2013 the MSC Kick-Off Classic was one of the top-three ranked boys tournaments in the country (and ranked 11th combined with the girls side). Only Surf Cup and Disney ranked higher.
The MSC Kick-Off Classic is home to ECNL, USSF, REGION One, NERP, NPL, EDP, US Club, ENYSSA and top international teams.
There are both Premier and Non-Premier flights in most age groups.
MSC Kick-Off Classic Features
- 100 all turf fields
- High quality ref crews (from numerous states)
- All full-sided games have 3-man ref crews
- Showcase fields are in close proximity for coach’s easy access
- College coach seminars
- U8-U10 one day Tournament
- U9-U12 (small sided)
- U11-U15 (full side)
- U16-18 (full side showcase)
- U9/U10 have the option to play one or two days
- Weather cancellation insurance is available
Showcase ages play 3 games (70 minutes). All others play 3-4 games and/or a playoff. One day event plays 4 games. The one day tournament occurs on either Saturday or Sunday. Friday games are possible for local teams or those who may prefer one game a day.
Each year, the MSC Kick-Off Classic is oversubscribed by hundreds of teams, so submit your applications early. Applications are due by January 10, 2015.