National Soccer Championships2018-11-29T16:28:09+00:00

It is with great regret that we inform everyone that the remaining portion of the tournament has been canceled due to extreme weather.

We will be in further communication with teams about moving forward in the future. We hope all teams, officials, and volunteers have a safe journey home.

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NIRSA National Soccer Championships
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National Championships

November 29 – December 1, 2018 • Foley Sports Tourism Complex
Foley, Alabama

Tournament Results
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Congratulations

Open and championship divisions for men’s and women’s teams brought together over 2,000 players, staff, and officials to see 96 teams compete for the chance to be crowned a NIRSA National Champion.

Results

Open and championship divisions for men’s and women’s teams will bring together over 2,000 players, staff, and officials to see 96 teams compete for the chance to be crowned a NIRSA National Champion.

  • November 17, 8:00am: Play begins

  • November 19: Semi-finals and finals for all divisions

    1:00pm: Men’s & Women’s Open Final
    3:00pm: Men’s Championship Final
    5:00pm: Women’s Championship Final

All times Central

Schedule

Match Recaps & Highlights: Recent news from the Play Blog

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Registration Information

Entry Fees

NIRSA recommends that teams do not purchase plane tickets until their team’s entry acceptance is confirmed.

Teams from Institutional Member schools – $1,375

Teams from Non-Institutional Member schools – $1,750

 

Important Dates

  • November 1: Last day to make roster changes without a fee for Open Division teams.

  • November 6: Invitations for at-large bids for the Championship Division

  • November 5 (Open Div) & November 9 (Champ Div): Accepted teams receive player certification form- has to be signed by participants, the sport club director and school’s registrar after verification of enrollment.

  • November 9: Last day to make roster changes without a fee for Championship Division teams.

  • November 21: Tournament schedule available

  • November 28: 2:00pm – 7:00pm practice, 5:00pm – 8:00pm check-in

  • November 29: 8:00am play begins

  • November 30: Pool Play and Single Elimination rounds

  • December 1: Semi-finals and finals for all divisions

    • 1:00pm: Men’s & Women’s Open Final
    • 3:00pm: Men’s Championship Final
    • 5:00pm: Women’s Championship Final

    *Please Note – he tournament format, number of games, and game length may change due to a team not showing up or circumstances beyond our control (weather). There are NO back-up fields. Under extreme weather conditions, the tournament could be cancelled.

Important National Tournament Information

  • National Tournament Captain’s Meeting

    • 7:00pm – Wednesday, November 28
      Foley Event Center
      1001 East Pride Blvd, Foley, AL 36535
    • Driving Directions
  • National Tournament Check-in

    • Wednesday, November 28, 5:00pm-8:00pm.
    • There will be a $100 late registration fee for teams that do not register before 8:00pm.

Car Rentals

More information coming soon!

Health Insurance Options

Ascension
www.ascensionins.com
1-801-412-2626
Contact Madison Moll

 

Pool Play Announcements

Let’s Team Up!

Contact Heidi Cleary, Director of Sales and Corporate Relations, to learn more about brand engagement at our national sports tournaments.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Need more information?

Questions about the NIRSA Championship Series Soccer Championship can be directed to the NIRSA Director of National Sport Programs, Valerie McCutchan.

2017 NIRSA National Soccer Tournament in Phoenix, Arizona, November 2017

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Official Soccer Ball of the NIRSA National Championship Series

Email info@flitesoccer.com to find out more and mention NIRSA in your email to get the member discount.

2016 Official NIRSA Championship Series Soccer Ball

Hotel & Lodging

We are excited for you to join us this year at NIRSA National Soccer Championships!
Hotel reservation will need to be made over the phone that way you can mention NIRSA Soccer and receive your hotel rooms at a discounted rate. More details about all the hotels NIRSA Soccer has connected with this year can be viewed below.

2018 NIRSA National Soccer Hotel Info

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