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Rip the Duck

The Annual Rip the Duck Tournament hosted 90 youth teams in 2018 including teams from Texas, Minnesota, Pennsylvania​, Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois, Kentucky, New York and Indiana.  
In 2019 divisions will include A, B, C levels for U14, 12, and 10. Now all teams can experience the great tradition of Rip The Duck and take in the beautiful sights of Notre Dame's campus.
When: April 13-14th, 2019.

Location: Jr Irish Soccer Fields

Address: 5200 Nimtz Pkwy, South Bend, IN 46628

Cost: $875 until 12/15/18. $975 12/16 and afterwards.  Multiple team discounts are available for 4+ teams. 
U8: $650

Game Times: Saturday April 13th 9AM-6PM
Sunday, April 14th 9AM-3PM

Format: Four game guarantee. Three pool play games with minimum one bracket play game.  All pool play games will be completed on Saturday. 

**No 9th graders allowed to play**



Hotel Information

RIP the Duck Tournament Hotel Accommodation Information

Travel Team USA is the official Hotel Coordinator for our Tournament. As part of your registration, you are required to book your overnight accommodations at one of the tournament approved housing options.

Please see the website link below for full detailed information regarding the event and for information on how to book groups of rooms for the event at the available hotels.

Click Here: Hotel Accommodation Information for RIP the Duck 2019

Please contact Jaime directly with any questions or concerns you may have at


Dates: April 13-14th, 2019

Location: Jr Irish Fields

5200 Nimtz Pkwy

South Bend, IN 46628

Early Bird Price: $875 by 12/16/2018


12/16/2018 and afterwards $975


7v7 (2M,2A,2D,1G)
1st and 2nd Graders
Born after 8/31/2010


U10 Full Field A,B,C
3rd and 4th graders
Born after 8/31/2008


U12 A,B,C
5th and 6th graders
Born after 8/31/2006


U14 A,B,C
7th and 8th graders
Born after 8/31/2004


*A Division for elite level club teams and very competitive association teams. 

*B Division for mid-level club teams and competitive association teams.  These teams find themselves competitive yet challenge don a regular basis. 

*C Division for inexperienced club teams and association teams. 

Tournament Info and Forms


Check-In times will vary depending on when your first game is

**Each team must submit an Official US Lax Events Waiver Form at Check-In**

Please click the tab below to download the Rip the Duck WAIVER FORM and ROSTER FORM

Henry Sitkiewicz


Phone: 7083057014


Weather Policy

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