2011 Rush Fest is Underway

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The 2011 Rush Fest got underway this evening in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The top U12 teams from across Rush Nation have gathered for the five day Festival full of games, training, education and social events. 

8 Boys teams and a record 13 girls teams will start play early Monday morning. 

This marks the fourth year of the Rush Fest. The first was held in Nebraska and years two and three took place in Kansas.

Below are the schedules for Game Day #1:

Boys Schedule for Monday, July 18th

Home Team Away Team Field Score
Michigan Nike Colorado Nike 1
Pikes Peak Swoosh Virginia Nike 2
Kansas Nike Colorado Swoosh 3
Pikes Peak Nike New Mexico Nike 4


Girls Schedule for Monday, July 18th

Home Team Away Team Field Score
So Cal Nike Hawaii Nike 1
Washington Swoosh New Mexico Fusion 2
Alaska Nike Texas White 3
Texas Blue Michigan Nike 4
Colorado Swoosh New Mexico Nike 5
Virginia Nike Washington Nike 6
U11 Boys Nike White Colorado Nike 7

* Note, first team listed (home) on the schedule will wear 'dark' jersey. 

07.17.11 - rush fest 1Rush Soccer Technical Director Andrew Kummer addresses the crowd during the opening ceremonies of the 2011 U12 Rush Fest.

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Above are the brackets created in the Live Draw during the opening ceremony.