U.P. Girls Soccer Championship preview

Courtesy of Marquette Senior High School Athletics

Saturday, May 18, 2013 – Kaufman Sports Complex

Competing Teams:    Varsity:  Hancock, Iron Mountain, Kingsford, Marquette Varsity
JV:   Cheboygan, Hurley, Ironwood, Marquette JV

Admission: $5.00 per person – Gate fees defray the cost of City of Marquette for field use.

Schedule: Field 1: Hawley St Field near the entrance Field 2: Middle Field near the bathrooms

Additional Info: In case of inclement weather, tourney will be cancelled by 4 pm EST on Friday, May 17. Please send contact info on attached sheet.

A concession stand will be available by the new pavilion/bathroom facility on the North end of Field 2. Please help us defray the cost of hosting the tournament by purchasing items from the concession.

Event Rules:
No tents on spectator side of field
No dogs
No one behind team benches
All one color undergarments
2 sets of jerseys


9:30 am Field 1                             Field 2
Hancock vs Iron Mountain        Marquette Var  vs Kingsford

11:00 am Field 1                           Field 2
Hurley vs Cheboygan JV            Marquette JV vs Ironwood

12:30pm    Field 1                    Field 2
Kingsford vs Hancock            Iron Mountain vs Marquette Var

2:00pm    Field 1                  Field 2
Ironwood vs Hurley            Cheboygan JV vs Marquette JV

3:30pm Field 1                                        Field 2
Iron Mountain vs Kingsford        Marquette Var vs Hancock

5:00pm        Field 1                        Field 2
Cheboygan JV vs Ironwood        Marquette JV vs Hurley

All MHSAA rules and procedures will apply.

The team listed second will be the home team and will be required to change if there is a conflict of jersey colors.

Yellow cards will not carry over to later games, but referees will be informed of the nature of the infraction.  Red cards will automatically disqualify a player for the rest of the tournament.

The home team will occupy the North bench and the away team the South bench.
Each game shall consist of 2-30 minute halves- no overtime periods. Half time will be 10 min.

Scoring for games will be 6 points for a win, 3 points for a tie, 1 point for a shut-out, 0 points for a loss, 1 point per goal (max. of 3)—maximum of 10 points per game.

Tie break rules: 1. Head to Head. 2. Goals for v Goals against. 3. 5 player shootout