Desert Classic

Desert Classic 2014  Tournament (U7 – U16 Boys and Girls)  

February 7 – 9, 2014 

Results 2014

Many thanks to the 337 who made the 2014 Desert Classic such a fantastic tournament. making it the biggest of all time! Hopefully we will see all of you next year.

Participating teams 2014.

For 2014, we are welcomed 112 teams from the following states:

Arizona, Cal-South, Canada, Colorado, Illinois, Minnesota, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas North, Texas South, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. 

Aside from our PDT there’s no other tournament in Arizona that attracts as many out of state teams. Why do we have so many teams enter?

- Fantastic facilities including Reach 11.
- A well run, very organized event that puts the teams first.
- Guaranteed 3 – game minimum.
- All goals and fields are regulation size based upon the age group.
- Length of games are regulation based upon age group.
- No coach conflicts in group stages (based upon 2 teams).
- Multiple flights in every age group. Our aim is to make sure all teams are evenly matched.
- The same pricing as 2013. Desert Classic remains one of the most cost effective tournaments in Arizona.

Dates:  February 7-9, 2014

Age Groups: U7 through U16 Boys & Girls

Entry Fees:  

  • U7-U8  $375
  • U9 – U11  $425
  • U11  (11v11)  $525
  • U12 – U16  $525

2014 DCT Rules updated Jan 31st

Checklist for Managers DCT 2014

Travel Resources:

The Desert Classic is a Stay and Play tournament. SC del Sol Soccer Club is proud to partner with the Greater Phoenix Convention & Visitors Bureau’s Passkey Housing services.  Their reputation in managing accommodations for big sports events is first class and they bring the same degree of professionalism, attention to detail and quality that Desert Classic teams expect. All room rates and room blocks have been specially negotiated by the GPCVB for our event.
Please note: Booking hotel accommodations through the Passkey Housing services is mandatory for our Desert Classic Tournament. Anyone that books outside of our hotel block will be removed from the tournament list.

Hotels – Click Here for Hotel Reservations
Form - Click Here  for Team Block Request for Hotel Rooms
Form - Click Here for the DCT 2014 HOTEL CONSIDERATION POLICY 

Fields

U7 & U8 – Rose Mofford Field #4
U9 – U11 – Rose Mofford Fields 1, 2 & 3
U10 & U11 8v8 - Reach 11 Fields 17 & 18
U11 – U16 11v11 - Reach 11 Fields 1 – 16

Other sites:

Paradise Valley Park (Saturday 11v11)
Paradise Valley Park (Sunday 8v8)
Desert Broom (11v11 - different age groups – check schedule)
Red Mountain (11v11 - different age groups – check schedule)
Quail Run (11v11 - different age groups – check schedule)

Field Locations (Google Maps)

Passenger Vans – 12 and 15 seat passenger vans are in great demand during tournament week. The leading provider in Phoenix is A1 Van leasing and they have been providing Desert Classic teams with excellent service for the past 6 years. Special tournament rates have been negotiated. Please contact them at 602-275-7300.

Tournament Apparel - Fine Designs will once again be customizing T-shirts, sweatshirts, hoodies etc at all of our venues. For those of you who have attended this event before you will know the lines get long! To pre-order click here

Sports Video USA is again the official video provider for the Desert Classic. For the tournament, they have created a special “team package” which includes filming entire games and then making up to 20 DVD copies for the entire team. This special team package is offered for $199. The 3-game package is offered for $540.00 (up to 20 DVDs for each game).  All DVDs are left unlocked for editing. Anyone looking to make a highlights video themselves may certainly use footage from these DVDs.  Please contact Conrado: (949) 705-7012 or info@sportsvideousa.com

For more information regarding any aspect of the Desert Classic please contact Tournament Director Mat Evans: desertclassic@scdelsol.com or 480.747.3771

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Past Tournament Results

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