Begins June 19th, 2017

Soccer

2017 game schedule

DateGranite State Games Soccer

June 22-25, 2017

Location

Southern New Hampshire University
Derryfield School

Eligibility

To compete, athletes must meet the following criteria:

  1. Athlete must be entering or in high school that fall (no graduating seniors)
  2. Athlete must be under the age of 19 as of July 1
  3. Athlete must also meet at least one of the following criteria: a. Athlete is a full-time resident of New Hampshire b. Athlete is a full-time student at a recognized academic institution in the region

Regional Teams

Tryouts will be held for soccer and the athletes chosen during the tryouts will have the honor of representing their region in a highly competitive round-robin tournament. There are four regions represented in the Granite State Games:

  • Region 1: Lakes
  • Region 2: Southern
  • Region 3: Coastal
  • Region 4: Monadnock

Don’t know what region you are in? Click here to determine your region.

Coaches

All athletes receive top-notch coaching throughout the tournament.

  • Lakes Region: (B) Mike Foley (Belmont HS Varsity Caoch) mfoley@sau80.org (G) Heidi Crockett (NHTI Women’s Head Coach) hcrockett@ccsnh.edu
  • Southern Region: (B) Josh Downing (Nashua North HS Boys Varsity Coach) downingjo@nashua.edu (G) Peter Miller (Derryfield School Girls Varsity Coach) petermeg@comcast.net & Tim Field
  • Coastal Region: (B) Dan Curran (Spaulding HS Boys Varsity Coach) currandjody@yahoo.com (G) Kendrick Whittle (Salem HS Girls Varsity Coach) kwhittle@sau57.org & Marran Ranks & Caitlin Peters
  • Monadnock Region: (B) Rob Johnstone (Lebanon HS Boys Varsity Coach) rjohnstone37@yahoo.com & Jason Stone (Stevens HS Boys Varsity Coach) jds16@hotmail.com (G) Eric Jayne (Assistant Coach ’99 Lightning Breakers) erijayne@gmail.com & Dan Weintraub (Kimball Union Girls Varsity Coach)

Tryouts

South Boys
Monday May 22
6-7:30p
Mines Falls Soccer Field

South Girls
Saturday May 20
1-2:30p
Derryfield School Grass

Fees

Tryout Fee:

  • FREE

Finalist Fee: For athletes who qualify

  • $130 Payment
  • Includes Dri-fit numbered jersey!

Tournament Format

Round Robin: 35 minute halves (running time for everything including injuries, goals, yellow cards). 10 minute halftime. No OT, straight PK’s (there will be a winner/loser for every game).

Entry Gate Fee: $10 per adult for a weekend pass; $5 with student ID; 14 and under free Commemorative Games T-Shirt: $15 Commemorative Games Sweatshirt: $30