Pumpkin Classic

The Pumpkin Classic is a Windy City hosted tournament for 5th-8th grade teams from clubs and junior high schools. Teams that have attended from previous years include middle school teams and clubs from Illinois, Missouri, Michigan, Kentucky, Ohio, Texas and Wisconsin. Pumpkin Classic is a one day event played on three adjacent full turf fields. Come join us in 2023!


  • Dates

    Sunday, October 22, 2023  from 7:30am-5:30pm

  • Ages

    Any field hockey team comprised of 5th to 8th graders, public or private school, park district or club. High school aged athletes are not allowed to participate.

    Plan to register for a Division based on age and development when registering. If registering for more than one team then plan to have each team in a different Division. 


    24 teams, 4 pools of 6, competing in a 28 minute tournament format (no half time and 2 minutes between games), 11 v 11 matches. Medals will be awarded to the winners in each division. Five 28 minute game guarantee. 


    Check back in September for Tournament Pools and Schedule

  • Registration

    Team registration will open in mid-July. Check back for more details as we get closer to the date.