Age Divisions

Age Divisions

In each age division, players exchange team patches after each first day game. Champions and runners-up for the Monday championship games will receive a Pepperell Fall Classic t-shirt. Teams winning the championship for their division will receive a Pepperell Fall Classic Champions Cup. All other teams will receive medals.

Note regarding non-roster players: Coaches planning to bring a non-rostered player must provide proof of age or grade via a birth certificate or latest report card.

U8 Boys, Girls, and Coed Teams

The U8 division is played 7v7 with six field players and one goalie. Maximum roster size is 13 and may be made up of boys and girls. Each team plays three 40 minute games on Saturday. This is a non-competitive level with no championship. All players receive a medal for participation. Cost per team is $225.

Grade 3/4 (U10) Boys and Girls Teams

The grade 3/4 division is played 7v7 with six field players and one goalie. Maximum roster size is 13, either all boys or all girls. Each team plays three 40 minute games. Girls play on Saturday, boys play on Sunday. This is a non-competitive level with no championship. All players receive a medal for participation. Cost per team is $310.

Grade 5/6 (U12) Boys and Girls Teams

The grade 5/6 division is played 9v9 with eight field players and one goalie. Maximum roster size is 15, either all boys or all girls. There are both completive and non-competitive levels for grade 5/6 boys and girls.

Teams play a minimum of three 50 minute games. Girls play on Saturday and boys play on Sunday with the chance to advance to the championship games on Monday, where the winners take home the coveted Grade 5/6 Cups (one each for boys and girls, competitive and non-competitive). All players receive a medal for participation. Cost per team is $395.

Grade 7/8 (U14) Boys and Girls Teams

The grade 7/8 division is played 6v6 with five field players and one goalie. Maximum roster size is 9, either all boys or all girls. There are both competitive and non-competitive levels for grade 7/8 boys and girls.

Teams play a minimum of four 40 minute games. Girls play on Saturday and boys play on Sunday with the chance to advance to the championship games on Monday, where the winners take home the coveted Grade 7/8 Cups (one for boys and one for girls). Cost per team is $225.

High School (U18) Boys, Girls and Co-Ed Teams

The high school division is played 6v6 with five field players and one goalie. Maximum roster size is 9, either all boys, all girls, or co-ed with a minimum of 2 female players on the field at all times.

Under MIAA rules, high school athletes are permitted to play in the Pepperell Fall Classic as long as 1) tournament play does not conflict with a scheduled high school practice and 2) teams have an adult coach that is not their high school coach.

Teams play a minimum of four 40 minute games. Girls play on Saturday and boys play on Sunday with the chance to advance to the championship games on Monday, where the winners take home the coveted PFC High School Cups (one for boys and one for girls). Cost per team is $225.