2018 MDI Schedule Released
It can be found at the following link: 2018 MDI Schedule
The tournament committee has gone to lengthy measures to make sure the brackets are well balanced.
There will be no changes to the flights/brackets from this point on. Please trust that we have placed teams in brackets that will be competitive at the tournament.
Every effort was made to manage coaching conflicts that were communicated to us. Due to the complexity of the schedule there will be no changes to the schedule as we approach the event.
2018 Jr. Irish
Memorial Day Invitational
May 26 - May 27, 2018
We will limit the tournament field to 215 so please apply early for the event. There has been a waitlist in the past..
The application will close April 23, 2018.
Boys/Girls U8 4v4 $400
Boys/Girls U9-U10 7v7 $600
Boys/Girls U11-U12 9v9 $650
Boys/Girls U13-U19 11v11 $650
Sanctioned: 2018 Jr Irish Memorial Day Invitational is sanctioned by Indiana Youth Soccer and is open to all USSF AND US Club affiliated teams.
GotSoccer Rankings: The 2018 Memorial Day Invitational is managed by the GOTSOCCER tournament software. Teams attending the MDI have the opportunity to earn bonus ranking points based on their results.
Placement: All Teams will be placed in appropriate levels based on previous performance in League play, State Cup, tournaments, and Got Soccer rankings. You will be offered the opportunity to request your division of play on the application form.
The Pitch: The majority of the matches will be played at the Jr Irish Airport Soccer Complex in South Bend, IN. Our facility has hosted such events as:
The Officials: Our goal is for you to remember the play and not the officials. Our promise is that all games will have appropriate aged and experienced officials for every match.
League Matches: MDI is a great opportunity to play ISL or MRL league games over a long weekend. The tournament will still pay the referees and and handle all paperwork.
Do you know of a company would would be interested in being a sponsor of the 2018 MDI tournament? See the Sponsorship Packet below.