Capital Fall Classic set to conclude with Girls Weekend
(Via Richmond Strikers) – The Richmond Strikers’ 2017 Capital Fall Classic is set to conclude November 18-19 with the Girls Weekend, featuring 175 teams representing clubs from six states and Washington, D.C.
The Girls Weekend follows the first ever Recreational Weekend, held November 4-5, and the Boys Weekend, which was played November 11-12. In total, more than 500 teams are competing in the event across the three weekends.
Premier Division champions will earn automatic qualification in the 2018 edition of the Jefferson Cup, one of the nation’s most competitive youth soccer tournaments.
Capital Fall Classic games are played on some of the top natural grass and artificial turf fields in the greater Richmond area, including at Striker Park, West Creek Complex, River City Sportsplex, Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center, Capital Park, Dorey Park, Mary B. Stratton Park, and Poor Farm Park.
The fall end-of-season event annually hosts a wide variety of teams from throughout the East Coast and beyond, providing teams with unfamiliar opponents, tactics and playing styles.
2017 Capital Fall Classic Girls Weekend Attending Clubs
Virginia: Arlington Soccer Association, Beach FC, Central Virginia United, Chantilly SC, Chesapeake SC, Commonwealth FC, Culpeper SC, Danville Blast, FC Richmond, Fredericksburg FC, Golden Ball Soccer Academy, Gunston SC, Herndon Youth Soccer, Leesburg FC, Lee Mt. Vernon SC, Loudoun Soccer, Monticello United SC, Old Dominion FC, Old Dominion SC, Powhatan SA, Premier Athletics Club, PWSI Courage, Richmond Kickers, Richmond Strikers, Shenandoah Valley United, SOCA – Charlottesville, South County Athletic Association, Southwestern Youth Association, Stafford Soccer, Tidewater Sharks, Valley AFC, Virginia Legacy SC, Virginia Rush, Virginia SA, Yorktown FC
Maryland: Calvert Soccer Association, FCUSA, Lutherville-Timonium SC, Premier SC, Towson United
New York: Empire United SA, Nirvana 360, Rochester Futbol Club
North Carolina: Liberty Soccer Academy Elite, North Carolina FC Youth, Triangle United SA, Wake Futbol Club
Pennsylvania: North Union United, Northeast Attack SC, Penn United Force FC
Washington, DC: Capital FC
West Virginia: Madison Youth Sports, Xcel Futbol Club