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2024 Spring Invite

Age Groups:
U8-U15 Girls
U8-U19 Boys

All teams are guaranteed 3 games.
Medals for champions and finalists.

U8 = $400
U9-U10 = $575  
U11-U12 = $675 
U13-U19 = $775

Early bird discount: $75 off for each team registered before March 3rd.


Please mail payments to:
(include the team name on the check)
Illinois FC 
2310 N. Willow Rd.
Urbana, IL 61802

U8 play 4v4
U9-U10 play 7v7 with a size 4 ball
U11-U12 play 9v9 with a size 4 ball
U13-U19 play 11v11 with a size 5 ball

4 Guest players will be allowed per team, but guests from within your club do not count against that limit.

In accordance with US Soccer and the Illinois Youth Soccer Association, intentionally heading the ball is now banned for players aged 10 and under. Purposefully heading the ball in all age groups U11 and below will result in an indirect free kick for the opposing team.

Hotel Information

This is NOT a Stay to Play event. The link below is provided to make hotel booking more convenient. 

Tournament Hotel Vendor:  Team Travel Source - click here book rooms for the Spring Invite. 

Rantoul Sports Complex Field Map

Tourney Info

May 3-5th, 2024

The 2024 Spring Invite will be held May 3-5th, 2024, at the Rantoul Family Sports Complex in Rantoul, IL.  All games will be played on turf, all fields will be lighted, and there are NO parking fees! 

Located at:  744 S. Murray Rd; Rantoul, IL

Key Dates

Registration opens: Jan 1

Early Bird deadline: March 3

Registration Closes: April 14

Initial brackets released: April 21

Payment and Forms Due: April 28

Schedules final: April 28

Required Documents

All documents are to be uploaded to GotSport
Deadline for documents Sunday, April 28th.

  • Official, State Association Roster 
  • IYSA Tournament Roster if using guest players 
  • Official Player cards with photos
  • IYSA Risk Management Club
  • IYSA Medical Release Forms (non-Illinois teams)
  • IYSA Guest Form (if applicable) - from
  • Permit to Travel (non-Illinois teams) - from
  • Form NT (Non-IYSA/US Youth Soccer)

Tournament Contacts

General Questions Paul Hackman
Bracketing and Scheduling Paul Hackman
Vendors Lyle Barreiro
Referees Gary Stephens
Rantoul Sports Complex Ryan Reid