MASC Mid-American Soccer Classic website header graphic

QR Readers

Support our sponsor: Fairfield Optimist Soccer Club 513-588-6605

Inclement weather policy for the MASC Mid-American Soccer Classic

Coaches & Admins,

NOTE: In the case of threatening weather, please check the website home page FIRST for information!! In the unlikely event that there are any changes to the tournament status(cancel or delay of games) will be there first and then emailed to the primary contact and the coach.

The tournament will play on in just rain**, in the case of thunder & lightening the games will be halted immediately for a period of 30 minutes until the threatening conditions have passed, meaning no lightning or thunder during that period. If 10 minutes into the 20 minutes there is more activity the clock with start over until we go 30 minutes straight without it.

In order to protect the safety of all participants, we ask that you adhere to the procedures below:

In the case of threatening weather (lightening or thunder), headquarters will signal game suspension by one long blast from the horn. Participants should then immediately seek shelter in a car. The minimum wait for a delay will be 30 minutes.
3 short blasts from the horn will indicate it is safe to resume play.
In the case of extended delays, coaches must check with the Field Marshal, referees or headquarters for game status.

Please respect these policies:

There is NO safe shelter from lightning at any of the venues
If threatened by lightning all participants should take shelter in a car
No person shall return to a field for at least 30 minutes after lightning is seen or thunder is heard
The Referee may suspend a game due to any condition he/she deems dangerous
Headquarters will determine when conditions are safe to resume play

**play in rain as long as circumstances permit. In the case of standing water on the fields, in order to preserve the safety of our players and the condition of our fields, we reserve the right to stop play at the discretion of the tournament committee

Thanks for your cooperation!


MASC Mid-American Soccer Classic
Fairfield, OH 45014
Contact Us

Powered by:

Content on this site is ©Copyright 1999-2018 Rivershark Inc. All rights reserved worldwide.
Privacy Policy TOS

If you are interested in having produce your tournament, check us out here.