Tournament & Festival

    28th Annual Gates Soccer Tournament & Festival
    Tournament Information: Click for Festival and Tournament info
    Tournament Match Schedule: Click for Tournament Match Schedule
    Director: Sheila Branciforte
    Phone: 585-KICKS-05 (585-542-5705)
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    Gates Youth Soccer hosts an exciting and fun, mid-level competitive, travel soccer Tournament & Festival with approximately 150 teams. The tournament is sanctioned by New York State West Youth Soccer Association. Join us in 2014 for a fun and exciting weekend of soccer!
    Take advantage of our multi-team discount! Any club registering four or more teams (U11-U19) may be approved for a 15% discount per team when a deposit is received. Pre-approval is required for the multi-team discount. Please contact the Tournament Director to inquire about the multi-team discount.
    Gates Youth Soccer partners with Travel Team USA, the official hotel coordinator for the Gates Soccer Tournament. They have secured discounted rooms at tournament approved hotels for teams participating in the Gates Soccer Tournament and 28th Annual Festival. Contact Shannon Barrows today for a list of hotels at 585.347.4915 or toll free at 877.320.8326 or via email . Travelling teams must book through Travel Team USA to enter the tournament.

      Dates: July 18 - July 20, 2014    
      Location: Rochester New York
      Hosted by: Gates Youth Soccer League Inc
      Sanctioned by: New York State West Youth Soccer Association
      Estimated Teams: 150
      Entry/Payment Due: July 5, 2014
      Registration Fee U9-U10: $295.00
      Registration Fee U11-U19: $395.00

      Age Groups

      Girls:  U09 U10 U11 U12 U13 U14 U15 U16 U17 U19
      Boys:  U09 U10 U11 U12 U13 U14 U15 U16 U17 U19

     Tournament Description
    • Friday evening matches may be scheduled for local teams, or by request if desired. You may opt out of a Friday night match in the registration form
    • Round robin competition ages 11-19
    • Non-competitive festival for ages 9-10
    • Three matches per team for all age divisions
    • Opportunity for a fourth match (championship) for ages 11-19 only
    • All U12 teams will play 9v9 on a modified field
    • Premier travel teams must play up one age level
    • Premier or Elite guest players may elevate your team to the next age bracket
    • Misrepresentation of team level will result in disqualification from the tournament
     Tournament Venues
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    Tournament Contact Information
    Director Sheila Branciforte
    Phone 585-KICKS-05 (585-542-5705)

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