Candy Cane Challenge



2012 Event Recap

Tournament Details

December 13th through 22nd
Boys & Girls U9-U19
Recreational, Select & Competitive
Entry Fee $295

  • 3 game minimum; all games played indoors and during day of each division (ex: GU12 on 12/16 plays all games on 12/16 and GU12 on 12/21 plays all games on 12/21. No overlap)
  • 22 minute games (11 min halves)
  • Start times range from 4:30-10:30 pm on weekdays and 7 am to 10:30 pm on weekends
  • Registration deadline one week prior to start date or until division fills; most divisions fill well in advance
  • Holiday themed team names and uniforms are highly encouraged!
  • No Starfire Membership required
  • Maximum roster of 18 per team. Recommended roster size 12 to 15. All players must be added to your roster through Sports IT. Get instructions.
  • U11 and younger – 7v7 (6 field player & 1 goalkeeper); U12 and older – 6v6 (5 field players & 1 goalkeeper)
  • Schedule posted 6 days prior to each specific date of play

Available Divisions

Ages and Divisions for each night are as follows. If you have any particular questions or request, please email leagues@starfiresports.com

Friday 12/13 – Boys and Girls High School Rec
Saturday, 12/14 – Boys & Girls U10
Sunday, 12/15 – Boys & Girls U11 (also available on 12/21)
Monday, 12/16 – Boys & Girls U12 (also available on 12/21)
Tuesday, 12/17 – Boys & Girls U13 (also available on 12/22)
Wednesday, 12/18 – Boys & Girls U15
Thursday, 12/19 – Boys U14 & Girls U14 FULL (also available on 12/22)
Friday, 12/20 – Boys & Girls High School Competitive
Saturday, 12/21 – Boys & Girls U9, U11 & U12
Sunday, 12/22 – Boys & Girls U13 & U14

Adding Players to Your Roster

Coach/Manager Instructions – Inviting Players to Join

After you have completed the registration process, please follow the steps below to complete your online roster. All players must be on the roster to take the field.

  1. Log in to your Starfire Account
  2. On your account home page, click the “Invite” button below the appropriate team
  3. Input the email addresses of your team members
  4. Copy and paste the following message into the message box:
    All players are required to join our online roster to participate in the Candy Cane Challenge. BEFORE CLICKING the link to join our team, please review the instructions for joining the roster found here: http://www.starfiresports.com/youth/youth-tournaments/candy-cane-challenge/#JoinTeam
  5. Click “Send Invitation”

Parent/Player Instructions – Joining the Roster

To join a roster, you must be invited by the individual who registered the team. If the player participating in the tournament is under the age of 18, a parent must set up an account.

Are you and your child already in the Starfire system?

Simply click the link provided in the email asking you to join the team.

Do you have an account, but need to add your child?

  1. Log in to your Starfire account
  2. Click any option from the list of registration types
  3. Click “New Child”
  4. Fill in the appropriate information and click “Create”
  5. Return to your team invite email, click the link provided, and follow the instructions

Are you new to Starfire Sports?

  1. Click here, enter your email address and hit “Sign Up” under “New Customer Registration”
  2. Fill in YOUR information in the “Adult Information” section
  3. Click “Add Children” to add the player(s) that will be joining the roster
  4. Click “Register”
  5. Return to your team invite email, click the link provided, and follow the instructions

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