11U Qualifying Tournament Format

There are 56 teams. There are 3 bye teams from the Jr Classic League.

There are 17 open spots in D1 and 20 in D2 for a total of 37 spots.
 
19 teams will be eliminated.


 Round 1:
14 brackets of 4 for a total of 56 teams. All teams play 3 games (against other teams in same bracket), 2 games on Saturday and 1 game on Sunday.
 
1st place teams (14 1st place teams) will advance to U11D1 and do not have to play in Round 2. 2nd & 3rd place teams (28 teams) advance to Round 2 the following weekend.
4th place teams (14 last place teams) are eliminated.


Round 2:
7 brackets of 4 for a total of 28 teams. All teams play 3 games (against other teams in same bracket), 2 games on Saturday and 1 game on Sunday.
 
3 top 1st place teams will advance to U11D1 (based on points, then Tournament tie breakers beginning with goal differential since no head to head games between brackets will be played in Round 2).

Remaining 4 1st place teams will advance to U11D2.

All 2nd & 3rd place teams (14 teams total) will advance to U11D2.


Top 2 4th place teams will advance to U11D2 (based on points, then Tournament tie breakers beginning with goal differential since no head to head games between brackets will be played in Round 2).

Remaining 5 4th place teams are eliminated.