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New Creature Spring Classic

6th Annual New Creature Spring Classic Kicks Off!


2018 Sporting Arkansas Spring Classic Invitational



Early Bird Registration w/ discount through Feb 23rd

Registration ENDS March 16th


Teams & Team Application

The 6th Annual Spring Classic is an invitational tournament. Team acceptance is based on application review by the New Creature Spring Classic tournament committee. 

U8-U10: US Youth Soccer affiliates only (Level 2 & Classic)

U11-U18: US Youth Soccer and US Club Soccer (Level 2 & Classic


Guest Players, Host Document & Rules

Three guest players are allowed per team. See Host Permit for roster limits.

Host Permit to come...

Click for 2018 Tournament Rules

Stay to Play Tournament


This is a STAY TO PLAY tournament.  All non-commuting teams participating in the tournament MUST (as a condition of acceptance) make all hotel accommodations via the hotels listed below.  We appreciate your support as these partnered hotels assist in sponsoring our event.

Contracted Hotels for Stay to Play


Residence Inn by Marriott (479) 636-5900

4611 West Locust Street, Rogers, AR 72756

Hotel Link for Stay to Play: Residence/SpringClassic

Group Code: 


Homewood Suites by Hilton (479) 636-5656

4302 West Walnut St - Rogers, AR 72756

Hotel Link for Stay to Play: Pls cut/paste in to your browser

Homewood & Sporting Arkansas

Group Code: Sporting Arkansas Soccer Tournament


Courtyard by Marriott (479) 273-3333

1001 McClain Road - Bentonville, AR 72712

Please call the hotel directly at # above

Group Code: Sporting Arkansas Soccer Tournament



Hilton Garden Inn by Hilton (479) 464-7300

2204 SE Walton Blvd, Bentonville, AR 72712

Hotel Link for Stay to Play: SportingArkansas

Group Code: Sporting Arkansas Soccer Tournament



Towneplace Suites by Marriott (479) 621-0202

3100 SE 14th Street, Bentonville, AR 72712

Hotel Link for Stay to Play: Coming Soon

You can call the hotel and ask for the Sporting Arkansas Soccer rate


Candlewood Suites (479) 636-2783

4601 W Rozell Street, Rogers, AR 72756

Hotel Link for Stay to Play:  Candlewood/SpringClassic

You can also call the hotel and ask for the Sporting Arkansas Soccer rate



Holiday Inn Express & Suites (479) 271-2222

2205 SE Walton Blvd - Bentonville, AR 72712

Hotel Link for Stay to Play: HolidayInn/SpringClassic

You can also call the hotel and ask for the Sporting Arkansas Soccer rate Group Code: Sporting Arkansas Soccer


Hampton Inn by Hilton (479) 986-0500

4501 W Walnut Street, Rogers, AR 72756

Hotel Link for Stay to Play: Pls cut/paste in to your browser

Hampton Inn & Sporting Arkansas

Group Code: 



Hyatt Place  (479) 633-8555

4610 West Walnut, Rogers, AR 72756

Resv by phone at 1-888-492-8847  

Code: Sporting Arkansas Soccer

Code: G-SC18

Hotel Link for Stay to PlayHyatt/SportingArkansas


Four Points by Sheraton/Marriott (479) 715-6388

211 SE Walton Blvd, Bentonville, AR 72712

Hotel Link for Stay to Play: Four Points/SportingArkansas

Group Code: Sporting Arkansas Soccer

NOTE: Starwood and Marriott Reward Programs have merged


2018 costs....

Early Bird Registration through Feb. 23rd, 2018

U8: $295/team; $260 Early bird discount

U9-U10: $495/team; $450 Early bird discount

U11-U12 (9v9): $575/team; $525 Early bird discount

U13-U18 (11v11): $645/team; $595 Early bird discount

Full payments due by March 16th, 2018


$10 Parking charge per car - pass good for all days, all venues

Online Check In & Required Documentation

1) Copy of Official 2017/2018 State Roster. All teams MUST have updated roster in GotSoccer tournament event prior to check in deadline. Official rosters will be printed on game cards and only players on the game card will be allowed to dress out.

2) Official State Travel Permit - All out of state teams MUST present this document at check-in. Contact your club registrar or state association for travel permits

3) ORIGINAL State Official Laminated Photo Player Card PER each Player/Coach/Team Manager for the 2016/17 season

4) Club Pass is accepted and recommended if players are from the same club.

**If your club does not utilize club pass, GUEST PLAYERS must be added to your team roster in your GotSoccer account in tournament event. ALL GUEST PLAYERS must have Official guest player forms. All guest player forms must be signed by the guest players' PRIMARY coach as well as the team coach that the guest player is playing for. LIMIT 3 GUEST PLAYERS

5) Every team must sign the Medical Release Verification Form (found on home page of this website and our GotSoccer event page) to verify medical releases for all players.

6) Birth Certificates not required at check-in but must be available during the tournament to show proof of age. Any challenge about players birth date must be resolved by submitting state copy of birth certificate before next scheduled game in tournament. If proof of birth date is not submitted by next scheduled game, the previous game will be counted as a forfeit.


USYSA Rules will be followed. All teams will play a minimum of three (3) matches. 

U8: 4v4

U9-U10: 7v7

U11-U12: 9v9

U13-U18: 11v11

U8-U9 age groups will enforce the offside rule at the referees discretion. All other age group division follow normal FIFA laws of the game.  

Playing Locations

Sugar Creek Park

1800 Lightning Lane Bella Vista, AR 

Lightning Park

11301 Hwy 72W Centerton, AR

Memorial Park

2100 NE Deshields Blvd Bentonville, AR

Referee Assignor & Sporting Arkansas Info

Sporting Arkansas Referee Assignor

Todd Carrigan:



Sporting Arkansas Info


11301 HWY 72W Centerton, AR 72719