SAN JOSE, Calif. – For a fourth consecutive year, the San Jose Earthquakes and Wells Fargo have teamed up to host a series of youth and adult soccer tournaments in the Bay Area. This summer, the two organizations will host events in Santa Cruz and Santa Rosa.
Building on successful tournaments in 2011, 2012 and 2013, the first of two Earthquakes 4v4 Presented by Wells Fargo tournaments is set for Saturday, July 19 at UC Santa Cruz at the East Field in Santa Cruz. The final tournament of the summer will take place on Saturday, Aug. 9 at the Trione Fields in Santa Rosa.
Divisions for each event include: Boys and girls U-8 through U-19, men’s and women’s rec, adult coed and men’s open. Prizes will be awarded to first- and second-place teams in all divisions. All participants receive an Earthquakes ticket voucher, event t-shirt, and sponsor gifts. Each event will also feature a fan zone with booths and activities, as well as an autograph session with two Earthquakes players. Participation fees are $175 for youth and adult rec divisions for early bird registration and $200 for regular registration. Early bird registration for the Santa Cruz event lasts from 5/1-6/1 while regular registration lasts from 6/2-7/11. For the Santa Rosa event, early bird registration lasts from 5/1-7/1 while regular registration lasts from 7/2-8/1.
Over the last two years, over 3,000 youth and adults have participated in the Earthquakes’ 4v4 tournaments around the Bay Area. The club and Wells Fargo also team up for the Wells Fargo Goals for Education program, which has raised over $39,000 for local youth sports organizations.
Participants can register and find more information at: www.sjearthquakes.com/4v4.
2014 Earthquakes 4v4 Presented by Wells Fargo
7/19 UC Santa Cruz, East Field (Santa Cruz)
8/9 Trione Fields (Santa Rosa)