Tuesday, June 06, 2023
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Buccaneer's Bash 2023

The Buccaneer's Bash is a JV and Middle School tournament sponsored by Fairhope High School and managed by Coach Paul Stroud. 

The tournament is held at the Fairhope Soccer Complex. A map of the fields can be found here.

Boys FR/MS

Boys JV

Girls MS

Girls JV

Tournament Location

The tournament is held at the Fairhope Soccer Complex. A map of the fields can be found here.

Tournament Tickets

There are three ticket options this year:

  • A weekend pass with unlimited reentry for $15.
  • A day pass (Friday only) with unlimited reentry for $10.
  • A match ticket with no reentry for $7.

Tournament Rules

  1. The Buccaneer’s Bash will host three divisions; Girls Junior Varsity (GJV), Boys Junior Varsity (BJV), and Freshmen Boys/Boys Middle School (FR/BMS). The Tournament will host Fairhope Girls Middle School and McGill Toolen Middle School for one showcase match.
  2. The three other competitive divisions will consist of three rounds: Open Round, the Elimination/Consolation Round, and the Championship Round.
  3. The Open Round will guarantee each team two matches. Each match will be worth a maximum of 10 points. In the Open Round and Round Robin play, games will be allowed to end in a tie.
  4. In the Elimination Round the first and fourth place teams and the third and second place teams will play. The winners of these matches will play in the Championship Round. The seeding is based on total points won during the open round. Immediately after the last match of the open round the Field Marshall will set the seeds for the next round. (Field Marshall will manipulate the consolation pairings to ensure teams do not play twice during the tournament)
  5. The open round matches scoring systems: 5 points for a win, 2 points for a shutout, 1 point for a tie and a point for each goal scored, up to three goals a match. Games will be allowed to end in a tie.
  6. All matches will consist of two 30-minute halves, with a 5-minute half time.
  7. Tie Breakers In the event of a tie, the tiebreakers listed below will be applied to determine a winner.
    1. Goals allowed
    2. Goals scored up to max of 5 per game
    3. Kicks from the Mark
  8. The Buccaneer’s Bash will be played under the Alabama High School Athletic Association rules with the exception mentioned above.
  9. Team Bracket Assignments
    • Girls MS
    • Girls JV
    • Boys FR/MS
    • Boys JV

Certified Trainers

  1. Certified trainers will be on site during the tournament.

Trophies and Awards

  1. Each division’s winner and runner up will receive a 1st and 2nd place medals. Each division will also have an all-tournament team. Each player selected for the all-tournament team will receive a medal.
  2. Coaches need to see local field marshal for All Tournament Team Medals.