The mission of the Keystone State Games is to promote physical fitness, sports activity, and sportsmanship through amateur athletic competitions
Keystone State Games High School Field Hockey Tournament
August 2 - 3, 2023 at Wyoming Seminary Sports Complex
Athletes and Coaches: You have been working so hard throughout the Spring and Summer months to prepare for the upcoming scholastic field hockey season and we want to provide you with the opportunity to put all of that hard work into action. This year, we are hosting a High School Field Hockey Tournament on August 2-3, 2023 at the Wyoming Seminary Sports Complex that is for School Based Teams Only – NO Club Teams.
After speaking with PIAA Officials, August 3 is the last day to host a team competition prior to the 10 day “cooling off period” rule. This takes you to the very end of your pre-season opportunities to work on your athlete’s fitness, skill work, and team strategy.
An added bonus to this year’s event – We will be hosting an ALL-STAR GAME at the conclusion of the tournament for the High School Varsity Division to include 18 field players and 2 goalies from each pool to represent the Keystone Gold and Commonwealth Blue teams.
School based teams only – NO Club Teams
Game Length 54 total minutes: 12-minute Quarters with 2-minute breaks between. New games start on the hour
11 V 11 format, roster unlimited
Roster due at check-in the day of the tournament – changes permitted up until start of first game
All games played on artificial turf
Certified officials for every game
DIVISIONS: Current 2023-2024 School Year. Players must be affiliated with the High School program that they represent by being enrolled in the school district for the 2023-2024 school year. Teams may be represented as a “club” by name, but again, players must be affiliated with school program.
High School Varsity – Grades 12 and under. (10 teams)
Junior Varsity – Grades 11 and under. (8 teams)
Jr. High - Grades 9 and under. (8 teams)
Athletes may play in multiple divisions within the same high school program. For example – a 10th grade student may play in both the high school and junior varsity divisions. Director reserves the right to make changes to tournament and/or move a team to a different division, as needed
COST: $350 per team High School Varsity / $300 per team High School Junior Varsity and Junior High
UNIFORMS: Teams must supply their own like colored shirts with numbers and like colored shin guards. (Alternate color would be recommended) Turf Shoe (small, multi-studded) or flat shoes recommended. Official School Issued Uniforms are not allowed per PIAA Rules.
AWARDS: Gold, Silver, & Bronze medals
DEADLINE: July 20, 2023 or until divisions fill.
SPECTATOR FEE: There will be a $5 admission per day for spectators.
SCHEDULE: CLICK HERE for Tentative Schedule based on All Divisions being Filled
Click Here to Register Online for High School Varsity – Grades 12 and under. (10 teams)
Click Here to Register Online for Junior Varsity – Grades 11 and under. (8 teams)
Click Here to Register Online for Jr. High - Grades 9 and under. (8 teams)
Mail In Entry: Send Entry Fee and Application to: Keystone State Games, Inc. PO BOX 501, Mountain Top, PA 18707 – DOWNLOAD THE MAIL-IN ENTRY FORM
If the competition is held, as scheduled or rescheduled, there is no refund of the registration/finals fee. The option is the individual’s or team’s as to whether to compete or not. If the competition is cancelled, and not rescheduled, and there is no opportunity for the individual or team to compete, then there may be a full or partial refund depending on the circumstances.
This policy is for all Keystone State Games and Premier Amateur Sports sporting events. Refund considerations may require additional paperwork and will be reviewed after the completion of the competition. Refund inquiries are to be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org