Entries Being Accepted for 2015 FC Westchester Columbus Day Weekend Tournament

Entries Being Accepted for 2015 FC Westchester Columbus Day Weekend Tournament

F.C. Westchester cordially invites you to participate in our 27th Annual Columbus Day Weekend Soccer Tournament. The tournament will feature one (1) day tournament play as follows:

Saturday October 10, 2015:                                     Sunday October 11, 2015

BU9 (8v8) born after 8/1/06                                        BU10 (8v8) born after 8/1/05
BU11 (9v9) born after 8/1/04                                       BU12 (9v9) born after 8/1/03
GU10 (8v8) born after 8/1/05                                      GU9 (8v8) born after 8/1/06

GU12 (9v9) born after 8/1/03                                   GU11 (9v9) born after 8/1/04

Depending on the respective demand in each age class, F.C. Westchester will reserve the right to reschedule age classes between Saturday and Sunday.  Monday, October 12, 2015, is the rain day.


The tournament will be played at the State University of New York (SUNY) at Purchase, N.Y. (for directions go to www.purchase.edu), on nice grass fields with a refreshment stand, souvenir concession, facilities, and sufficient parking.

You may enter team(s) in each age group. However, no players are permitted to register with more than one team or switch teams during the same day. Up to three (3) guest players are allowed. All teams must be club teams. All participating teams must be affiliated with the USSF or their respective state/national youth soccer association. Teams will be registered on a first come first served basis.  Please check with your state soccer association whether you require a Permission to Travel Form.

Each team will be guaranteed a minimum of three (3) games of 40 minutes (two 20 minute halves), or the equivalent. W will form brackets and group teams according to their record.  Individual trophies will be awarded to champions and finalists in each age category.

We have decided to keep the tournament fees at the level of last year. The entry fee for age group U-12 is $650 per team. For all other age groups the entry fee is $475 per team.

The registration deadline is September 30, 2015. No partial registration fees will be accepted and fees are non-refundable once your team has been accepted. Team rosters (either an official league roster or the Tournament Roster Form) must be included with the registration and fee payment, but the roster can be changed until the day of the tournament. In case inclement weather will make it necessary to cancel the tournament, a refund of 75% of the fees paid will be made. You can register and pay online at the following link: http://fcwestchester.sportssignup.com/site 

For additional information, visit our web page: www.fcwestchester.org or email (ONLY tournament inquiries) to Tournament Director @ fcwcolumbus2015@gmail.com

The following forms are available online via the website for downloading: Tournament Invitation, Tournament Registration Form, Tournament Roster, Tournament Rules and Regulations and Questions & Answers.

Tournament Results 2014

2014 FC Westchester Columbus Day Tournament Results

Posted 10/24/2014

Here are the results from the 2014 FC Westchester Columbus Day Tournament:


GU9 Red

1   New Rochelle Queen Bees

2   West Side Red Bulls

GU10 Red

1   Everton CT U10G

2   Pelham Panthers

GU10 White

1   John Jay Strikers

2   FCW Elite 05

GU11 Red

1   Syosset Spirit

2   Scarsdale Revolution

GU11 White

1   Syosset City FC

2   WSSL (G11-X2)

GU12 Red

1   Yorktown Blaze

2   Everton CT U12G

















BU9 Red

1   Castleford Storm

2   Stamford Hurricanes White

BU9 White

1   New Rochelle FC Saints

2   Castleford Rapids

BU9 Blue

1   Rye Galaxy

2   Rye Brook

BU10 Red

1   Eastchester Bulldogs

2   FC Westchester 2005

BU10 White

1   Greenburgh Gladiators

2   Eastchester Cosmos

BU10 Blue

1   Castleford Thunder

2   Briarcliff Blitz

BU11 Red

1   Rye United

2   Castleford Rovers Gold

BU11 White

1   New Rochelle FC

2   Greenburgh United Tornadoes

BU11 Blue

1   New Rochelle Bombers

2   Pleasantville Panthers

BU12 Red

1   FC Westchester Blue

2   FC Westchester White

BU12 White

1   Rye Barca

2   West Side Red Bulls East




 2014 FC Westchester Columbus Day Weekend Tournament 

To All Coaches and Managers,


Thank you for entering our tournament this year. We have a few items that need to be addressed.

1.  "NO DOGS ALLOWED" at SUNY Purchase for the Tournament weekend.


2.  NO alcohol or tobacco on SUNY property.


3.  NO parking on any grass areas.  Parking is ALLOWED in the "TURF LOT" (Lot E1) and P.A.C. (Performing Arts Center) ONLY".  This is Lots W1 and W2.  All other parking lots at SUNY need a permit pass.  There will be County police ticketing cars all weekend, the fine is $ 250.


4.  NO Parking or dropping off on Lincoln Avenue (adjacent to the grass fields).


5.  Show good sportsmanship at all times and have respect for the referee's.


6.  Food and Drinks will be available at the registration tents.  Breakfast and lunch will be served.

7.  If you bring food, please clean your area before leaving.
8.  Bathrooms (Port-A-Potties) are located next to the registration tents.

The tournament will be played at the State University of New York (SUNY) at Purchase, N.Y. (for directions go to www.purchase.edu), on nice grass fields with a refreshment stand, souvenir concession, facilities, and sufficient parking.

Schedules for Columbus Day Tournament






























2014 Columbus Day Tournament Details

Everton FC Westchester is proud to announce the 26th Annual Columbus Day Weekend Tournament.  We invite all teams affiliated with US CLUB SOCCER/ USYSA/USSF/US SOCCER and their local associations, throughout the United States to join us on October 11th, 12th, 2014. ( October 13th is rain day ) 

Tournament Format:

  • Boys & Girls
  • 4 Age Divisions
    • Click here for detailed listing of 2014 Age Divisions
      • Age eligibility is based on US CLUB SOCCER age groupings.
  • Games:
    • U9-U12 teams: 
      • minimum of 3 games
  • Individual Trophies awarded to champions and finalists of each age group

Player Eligibility & Rosters: (Click here to see full rules

  • Teams must play in the division of their oldest player.
  • A team or player may play in a division older than their normal age group but not younger.
  • No player may be registered on more than one team participating in the tournament.

Entrance Fees, Payment, Application & Team Acceptance:

  • Fees
    • U9 - U11:  $475.00
    • U12:   $650.00
  • A check or money order payable to “FC Westchester inc” for the total amount must be submitted with Roster Form
  • Entry is on a first come basis.
  • If your team withdraws for any reason after you have been accepted, you will forfeit the entire entry fee.
  • If inclement weather makes it necessary to cancel the tournament, 75% of the fees paid will be refunded
  • Application:
    • Each team must complete the application form
    • The entry deadline is September 25, 2014.  
    • Send application form, roster form and payment to 

      Mark Silvester, 2666 Route 35Katonah, NY 10536

    • Tournament inquiries to Mark Silvester at mksilvester@optonline.net


2014 FC Westchester Columbus Day Tournament Forms

The F.C. Westchester Columbus Day Weekend Soccer Tournament will feature one (1) day tournament play at Purchase College, 735 Anderson Hill Rd., Purchase, NY


The tournament will be played at Purchase College, SUNY. The field complex will have a refreshment stand, souvenir concession, facilities, and sufficient parking. For the field map for each day, click on the link along the left hand column.

This tournament is sanctioned by US Club Soccer