LUFC announces Second Annual 7v7 Tournament; Fourth 2017 Home Friendly

March 23, 2017

EUGENE, Ore. — Lane United FC will hold its second annual 7v7 Soccer Tournament Saturday, July 8 and Sunday, July 9 at the Bob Keefer Center in Springfield. The tournament will combine with the Reds fourth friendly of 2017 against local select club Berliner Weisse FC on July 8 at 7:30pm.

The tournament will consist of three divisions: Men’s Open, Women’s Open, and Men’s Over 35. Entry for a team is $250 with a maximum of 14 players on the roster. Six field players and one goalkeeper will be on the field at all times. The tournament bracket is based on a points system with teams earning three points for a win, one point for a tie, and zero points for a loss.

The winning team from each bracket will be awarded a prize in the post-tournament awards ceremony on Sunday. Teams will need to provide their own matching jerseys or t-shirts, as well as any soccer-related gear and supplies (cleats, shin guards, etc.). Games will be played on the turf fields at the Bob Keefer Center. All players must be at least 18 years old to participate. More information, including registration details will be announced in the coming weeks.

Lane United’s fourth home friendly will be against Oakshire sponsored local select club Berliner Weisse FC, featuring players from around the area who have played or are currently playing college soccer, bringing the total to 11 home matches on the 2017 season. More information regarding a roster for Berliner Weisse FC will be announced. All teams participating in the Lane United 7v7 tournament will receive free admission to the friendly on July 8.

Registration for the 2017 7v7 tournament is now open! Click here to register now and use code: 7v72017 to get $25 off before June 1.