hosted by PSG Academy Plantation
34th Plantation Thanksgiving Classic
November 27 - 29, 2020
Plantation, FL | Boys & Girls U8/U9 thru U19
The Plantation Thanksgiving Classic is sanctioned by FYSA
and is opened to all US Soccer affiliates (AYSO, US Club, USSSA, etc.)
Update (11/2/2020): Due to input and feedback from teams, we have decided to move the tournament to a 2-day tournament (vs a 3-day tournament) for this year only. Thus, games will be played on Saturday and Sunday, November 28-29 as a traditional 2-day tournament with group play games on Saturday and Sunday morning, and finals on Sunday afternoon. If teams wish to play on Friday evening, November 27, please e-mail us to work out that accomodation. We look forward to your team's participation in the Plantation Thanksgiving Classic.
Update (10/22/20): Due to Covid restrictions in Broward County the tournament has been moved to Naples (Paradise Coast Sports Complex & North Collier Regional Park).
COVID-19: Teams planning on participating in the 34th Plantation Thanksgiving Classic are encouraged to register. Registration fees will not be processed until 100% confirmation from Broward County to “Return-to-Play” for tournaments. Teams can register with assurance that their registration fees are fully refundable if the tournament is cancelled/postponed due to COVID-19. Updates to follow pertaining COVID-19 and Return-to-Play.
PSG Academy Plantation is excited to announce the 34th Annual Plantation Thanksgiving Classic which will be held the weekend of November 27 - 29, 2020 in Naples, Florida (for this year only).
The Plantation Thanksgiving Classic offers four levels of competition: Gold, Silver, and Bronze for U9 through U19 boys and girls teams, Showcase for U15 through U19, plus a special U9 Future Stars group for U8 teams and a 11v11 division for U12 teams looking to play full-sided soccer.
The Plantation Thanksgiving Classic will be played Friday, Saturday and Sunday, November 27 to November 29, 2020. Pool play will begin on Friday, November 27, 2020, with Finals being played on Sunday, November 29, 2020. The Plantation Thanksgiving Classic is sanctioned by FYSA and is opened to all US Soccer affiliates (US Club Soccer, USSSA, AYSO, etc.). A team trophy will be awarded to the Champion and player medals for Champions and Finalists will be awarded.
4 LEVELS OF PLAY (Showcase-Gold-Silver-Bronze)
The Plantation Thanksgiving Classic will offer four levels of competition: Gold, Silver, and Bronze for U9 through U19 boys and girls’ teams, Showcase for U15-U19 teams, plus a special U8 division (U9 Future Stars).
SHOWCASE DIVISION: U15-U19 Single Age Group Brackets
High-level Division I teams from across Florida and out-of-state teams are expected to participate in making this a highly competitive event at the Showcase Divisions.
GOLD DIVISION: U9-U19 Single Age Group Brackets
High-level Division I teams from across Florida, and out-of-state teams are expected to participate making this a highly competitive event at the Gold Divisions.
SILVER DIVISION: U9-U19 Single Age Group Brackets
Silver Division is for competitive Division 1 and Division 2 travel teams. Teams from Florida and out-of-state are expected to participate in the SILVER Divisions.
BRONZE DIVISION: U9-U19 Single Age Group Brackets
Bronze Division is primarily for recreational teams and new travel teams seeking comparative competition.
U9 FUTURE STARS: U8 players and teams looking to play at this age-specific division. Primarily for recreational teams and new travel teams seeking comparative competition.
HOW DO I REGISTER?
All teams must register online. Teams may pay by credit card online. Teams/Clubs wishing to pay by check, have the checks made payable to Plantation FC. Please indicate which team the check is for and mail it to:
Plantation Athletic League
9840 NW 10 St.
Plantation, FL 33322
Please complete the online application fully. Incomplete applications cannot be processed.
Teams will not be eligible for acceptance until the registration fee has been received. Any team not accepted will receive a refund. Any team which withdraws after the application deadline of Sunday, November 8, 2020, will not be eligible for a refund.
ENTRY FEES (includes referee fees)
$675.00 for U9 Future Stars (playing 7v7)
$675.00 for U9-U10 (playing 7v7)
$725.00 for U11-U12 (playing 9v9)
$825.00 for U12 (playing 11v11)
$825.00 for U13-U14
$850.00 for U15-U19
Entry fees received after the Sunday, November 8, 2020, deadline date, will incur an additional $50.00 late fee.
Each team is guaranteed a minimum of 3 games.
U9 Future Stars, U9, and 10U teams play 7-a-side and may carry up to 12 players (4 guest players).
U11 and U12 teams play 9-a-side and may carry up to 16 players (4 guest players).
U12 teams playing 11-a-side may carry up to 18 players (6 guest players).
U13 to U19 teams play 11-a-side and may carry up to 18 players on their roster (6 guest players).