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Following are the announcments sent out by email to the team over the course of the 2015-2016 season.  Join the Facebook group to keep up with detailed team conversations (i.e., practice cancellations, carpool coordinating, etc.)

Hopkins Hustle Tournament Info
Thursday, May 05, 2016 8:00 AM

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Tournament Photos:

 

Here's all the info for Hopkins:

We have nearly 30 players (total, girls & boys) for the tournament!

DON'T FORGET: cleats, water bottle, sunscreen, both jerseys, cash for lunch, & visor/sunglasses (if desired)

Boys -- Meet at SWHS Chowen Lot at 7:00 AM Saturday.
Ladies -- you have a bye first, so can arrive at fields later if okay with Erin.  If you come later, please arrange transport, thanks!  

For Open Team: 4 games Saturday, 8:30, 10:15, 12:00, bye, 3:30. We'll probably have 3 games Sunday (8:00, 9:45, 11:30). See schedule at end.

For Ladies, looks like MUS ladies have a bye first, then plays 4 in a row, 10:15, 12:00, 1:45, 3:30; and probably play 3 games on Sunday (8:00, 9:45, 11:30).

Location: Twin Cities Polo Club, 6755 Turner Rd, Maple Plain, MN 55359

Drivers:

We're in good shape, could use another 2 for return trip on Sunday. Players, if you plan to drive yourself, please add that note next to your availability so we know not to wait for you at SWHS.
Sat, TO: Dan L (5), Sam S. (4), Madalyn (3), Tim (6), Kevin (4 - from Wedge/Uptown area).
Sat, FROM: Madalyn (3), Kevin (4), Donna (4-5), Darcy K. (3), maybe Jo Kinneavy.
Sun, TO: Tim (6), Kevin (4 - from Wedge/Uptown), Sam S. (4), Donna (4-5), Darcy (5) Madalyn if needed.
Sun, FROM: Kevin (4), Donna (4-5), Darcy (5) Madalyn if needed.

Boys -- Meet at SWHS Chowen Lot at 7:00 AM Saturday.
Ladies -- you have a bye first, so can arrive at fields later if okay with Erin.  If you come later, please arrange transport, thanks!

Info from the tournament organizer:

1. Schedule
The schedules are now posted for all 3 divisions. We are still finalizing seeding for the Girls division, and that should be complete by Wednesday evening. Field numbers are not yet assigned. Please do check your schedule again on Friday to ensure there are no changes to your Saturday schedule. The format is subject to change if teams drops prior to the weekend. Cap rules are posted on the event page linked below as well. If you have any major concerns, please reach out.

http://play.usaultimate.org/events/Hopkins-Hustle-2016/

2. Captain's Meeting
Captain's Meeting will be held at 8:00am on Saturday morning at Tournament HQ. If your team has a first round bye and you are unable to send a representative, please come check in at Tournament HQ to get your team packet upon arrival.

3. Coach's Showcase Game & Pizza
We will have our annual Coach's showcase on Saturday at 5:00pm on the field in front of tournament headquarters. We encourage all coaches to bring their cleats and participate! Each team will receive a ticket for 3 pizzas in the morning (at the Captain's Meeting) and teams are encouraged to stay to watch (and heckle) their respective coaches.
Coaches! Make sure to bring your cleats for the game!

4. Parking
We ask that you make all efforts possible when it comes to carpooling with teammates to the fields. Our parking space is a limited resource, so please do what you can to help us out! Our volunteers will be there in the morning to guide you. Please be respectful and follow their directions.
Please Carpool! Note: There is NO PARKING allowed on the north side of Turner Road, or west down Turner Road past the field complex. You will get towed or ticketed,
5. Field Food/Water
Per usual, we will have bagels and bananas available at HQ both mornings. We will be helping save the earth by using refillable 5 gallon jugs at the fields this weekend. We will have water stations set up at various locations throughout the fields.
Please remind your players to bring nalgenes/water bottles to reuse throughout the weekend!

6. Tournament Gear/Discs
We will have discs and Five Ultimate gear available for purchase at HQ. Cash is preferred, but we will be accepting credit cards. Our inventory is limited this year so make sure to claim your items early!

7. Field Concessions
We will have burgers, turkey burgers, hot dogs, pickles, gatorade, bottled water, coffee, and a bunch of other items available for sale at the fields both days. Concessions will be cash only! Prices are very reasonable so make sure to take advantage!

8. Athletic Trainer
We will have an athletic trainer on site both days. If you need your ankle taped, be sure to show up early to afford yourself enough time! The line will likely be extra long on Sunday morning.

Please let me know if you have any questions! Follow us @hopkinshustle on Twitter for updating heading into the weekend!

LADIES Saturday Schedule:

Pool B Schedule & Scores
Date Time Field Team 1 Team 2 Score Status Options
Sat 5/7 8:30 AM TBA Madison West High School (2) Robbinsdale Armstrong (B) (18) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report
Sat 5/7 8:30 AM TBA Edina High School (10) St. Louis Park High School (15) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report
Sat 5/7 10:15 AM TBA St. Louis Park High School (15) Robbinsdale Armstrong (B) (18) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report
Sat 5/7 10:15 AM TBA Southwest High School (7) Edina High School (10) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report
Sat 5/7 12:00 PM TBA Madison West High School (2) Southwest High School (7) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report
Sat 5/7 12:00 PM TBA Edina High School (10) Robbinsdale Armstrong (B) (18) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report
Sat 5/7 1:45 PM TBA Madison West High School (2) St. Louis Park High School (15) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report
Sat 5/7 1:45 PM TBA Southwest High School (7) Robbinsdale Armstrong (B) (18) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report
Sat 5/7 3:30 PM TBA Madison West High School (2) Edina High School (10) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report
Sat 5/7 3:30 PM TBA Southwest High School (7) St. Louis Park High School (15) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report

OPEN Saturday Schedule:

Power D Schedule & Scores
Date Time Field Team 1 Team 2 Score Status Options
Sat 5/7 8:30 AM TBA Mounds View Varsity (4) Southwest High School (13) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report
Sat 5/7 8:30 AM TBA Cooper High School (5) Armstrong (20) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report
Sat 5/7 10:15 AM TBA Mounds View Varsity (4) Maple Grove Senior High (12) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report
Sat 5/7 10:15 AM TBA Cooper High School (5) Southwest High School (13) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report
Sat 5/7 12:00 PM TBA Southwest High School (13) Armstrong (20) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report
Sat 5/7 12:00 PM TBA Cooper High School (5) Maple Grove Senior High (12) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report
Sat 5/7 1:45 PM TBA Mounds View Varsity (4) Cooper High School (5) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report
Sat 5/7 1:45 PM TBA Maple Grove Senior High (12) Armstrong (20) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report
Sat 5/7 3:30 PM TBA Mounds View Varsity (4) Armstrong (20) 0  -  0 Scheduled Match Report
Sat 5/7 3:30 PM TBA Maple Grove Senior High (12)