WESTFIELD - More than 200 teams are expected to participate in the Turf Classic Soccer Tournament events taking place, Friday through Sunday, and March 17-19 At Grand Park.
This is the event's second year at Grand Park.
"This event is one of the first of the spring sports season," said Westfield Mayor Andy Cook. "It's a great kickoff to what will be another action-packed high season at Grand Park."
Friday through Sunday, boys and girls 13-14 teams will face off in an 11 versus 11 format. March 17-19, features boys and girls 8-11 teams in 4 versus 4, 7 versus 7, and 9 versus 9 format.
Teams are attending are from Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky and Illinois. The events are sanctioned by US Youth Soccer (Indiana Soccer) and US Club Soccer.
For more information, please visit the IFJ website: www.indianafirejuniors.com/ifjturfclassic
About Grand Park Sports Campus
Grand Park is a 400-acre sports campus featuring 26 baseball and softball diamonds, 31 multipurpose fields for soccer, football, and lacrosse.
The Grand Park Events Center features three full-sized indoor soccer fields, a restaurant and administrative offices. The Jonathan Byrd's Fieldhouse indoor basketball/volleyball facility opened in January 2016.
Grand Park also features more than 10 miles of pedestrian/bicycle trails, including the largest trailhead on the Monon Corridor.
More than 1 million sports visitors are expected to participate in or attend tournaments and events at the Grand Park Sports Campus on an annual basis.
The master plan outlines approximately 1,400 acres of land available for residential and commercial development, including hospitality, mixed-use, life science and corporate office uses.