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Washington Spirit Invitational and Showcase

The Washington Spirit professional women’s soccer club are hosting the first annual Spirit Invitational and Showcase over the weekend of August 10, 11, and 12 2018 in Columbia, Maryland.

The girls-only invitational will feature all teams from both of the Washington Spirit’s U.S. Soccer Girls Development Academy clubs, as well as other Development Academy programs. Pre-academy teams from Washington Spirit’s youth partner clubs will also play host in 9-a-side games.

Ages & Format:

Girls Teams Only

U11 – 12 teams / 9v9 / 3 games
U12 – 12 teams / 9v9 / 3 games
U13 – 12 teams / 11 v 11 / 2 games*
U14 – 12 teams / 11 v 11 / 2 games*
U15 – 12 teams / 11 v 11 / 2 games*
U16 – 10 teams / 11 v 11 / 2 games
U17 – 12 teams / 11 v 11 / 2 games*
U19 – 12 teams / 11 v 11 / 2 games*

*2018/19 U.S. Soccer Development Academy Rules

Friday night games will only be scheduled for willing teams and may be a determining factor during application review.

Cost:
$800 per team

Important Dates:
May 14, 2018 – Applications Opened 
June 1, 2018 – Rolling Acceptances Begin with Teams Published
July 2, 2018 – Full Accepted List Published & Schedules Published
July 9, 2018 – Refunds for non-accepted Teams Processed
July 23, 2018 – Final Schedules Published

Housing:
Discount Hotels Available, but this is not a “Stay to Play” event

Field Location:
Covenant Park, Columbia, Maryland

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