Battle of the East Soccer Tournament


5th Annual Battle of the East Soccer Tournament (B.E.S.T)

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A Great Experience…A Battle of the BEST!

August 18 – 20, 2017

Welcome to the page of the 2017 Battle of the East Soccer Tournament (B.E.S.T) to be held  in Philadelphia, PA from August 18th to August 20th.

Key things to remember:

  • Registration is $300 and the deadline for payment is on July 28th. Please note that team will be accepted ONLY on a first pay, first accepted basis. We won’t be accepting teams after this deadline.
  • All teams are guaranteed 3 games in a round robin competition format, which begins at 5:00 PM on Friday, August 18th for local teams, 9:00 AM Saturday, August 19th for out-of-state teams, and will conclude late in the day on Sunday, August 20, 2017.
  • 2017 B.E.S.T. Rules & Regulations
  • Cash Prizes will be distributed as follows (based on 16+ teams):
    • Champions $1,500 + trophy & 25 First Place Medals;
    • Runners-up $600 + 25 Second Place Medals.
  • Sculpture/Plaques will be presented as follows:
    • Golden Glove Award (Best Goalkeeper)
    • Golden Boot Award (Top Scorer)
    • Golden Ball Award (Most Valuable Player)
  • Certificates will be presented as follows:
    • Fair Play Award (team with outstanding record of fair play)
    • Man of the Match Award (outstanding player in every game)
    • All-Star Team (a team of the 11 best performers)

TEAMS ACCEPTED

  1. Junior Lone Star FC (PA)
  2. Junior Lone Star U23s (PA)

 

2016 PARTICIPANTS

GROUP A

  1. Junior Lone Star FC U23 (PA)
  2. Salone FC (PA)
  3. Syracuse Lone Star FC (NY)
  4. Debamu FC (MD)
  5. Coatesville United SC (PA)
  6. HOSA FC (NC)

GROUP B

  1. Junior Lone Star FC (PA) – Runners-Up
  2. Upper Darby FC (PA)
  3. Young Stars FC (NY)
  4. Trenton FC (NJ)

GROUP C

  1. Cavalla FC (PA)
  2. Rising Stars FC (PA)
  3. ROZA FC (NY) – Champions
  4. Essex Lions FC (MD)