Grade 2 & 4 Tournament Rules

All Grade 2 and 4 PYSA Fall Invitational Tournament games will be played under the 2019 Essex County Youth Soccer Association (ECYSA) rule book with the following exceptions:

1)  Game length and overtime

  • All games are 25 minutes halves with ties standing.

2)  All teams and players are required to check in at the tournament table 1/2-hour before the start of their first game on Saturday. (Coaches please check in your entire team at once).

3) Grade 2 will play five (5) vs. five (5)


  • A food stand will be on site.  Please encourage your parents to use it.
  • First aid is provided. EMT’S have the authority to bench a player because of injury.
  • Home teams are responsible for providing alternative color game shirts or pinnies in case of color conflicts. First team listed for each game will be considered the home team.


The Tournament Committee and Essex county referees in charge will decide on play in case of inclement weather and field conditions