The Surge

Fri, Jul 15 2022-Sun, Jul 17, 2022

DE Turf- 4000 Bay Rd Frederica, DE 19946

2022 Committed Coaches as of 6/30/22 - MORE to Come!

Allegheny College
Alvernia University
Arcadia University
Averett University
Bard College
Beloit College
Bloomsburg University
Bridgewater College
Bucknell University
Caldwell University
California Lutheran University
Catawba College
Cedar Crest College
Colorado Mesa University
Daemen University
Delaware State University
Eastern Mennonite University
Elizabethtown College
Felician University
Ferrum College
Georgian Court University
Gordon College
Hollins University
Holy Family University
Immaculata University
Ithaca College
Johnson & Wales University
Kutztown University
La Salle University
Liberty University
Lindenwood University
Lycoming College
Lynn University
Manhattan College
Marywood University
Meredith College
Misericordia University
Mount Saint Mary College
Muhlenberg College
Radford University
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)
Rutgers University
St. Joseph's University
St. Mary's College of Maryland
San Diego State
Shenandoah University
Shippensburg University
Springfield College
Susquehanna University
Swarthmore College
Temple University
University of Akron
University of Mary Washington
UMASS Lowell
Wellesley College
West Chester University
Widener University
Wilkes University
William & Mary
Wilmington University
Wingate University

About The Event

  • 12 turf fields all in one location. Fields are perfectly laid out for college recruiters
  • Onsite parking within close proximity to fields
  • Centrally located to allow for easy access for teams coming from various regions
  • Top College Coaches will be in attendance
  • Professional staff on each field keeping score
  • Restaurant quality concessions onsite
  • Showcase Format for 2023s-2025s; Championship format with competitive bracketing for 2026s-2029s
  • 30 miles to the DE beaches; ideal for families who want to relax before and after their games
  • Perfect tournament to closeout your summer.
*Note: Requests can ONLY be submitted by a Head Coach or Club Director; no other requests will be considered.  All requests are not guaranteed and not all will be honored.  Tournament reserves the right to schedule all games as they deem necessary. All teams are expected to attend all games posted on the final schedule.


  • FULL regulation size fields
  • All teams guaranteed 4 games
  • Games are 50 minutes: 2 x 25 minute halves
  • Showcase Format for 2023s-2025s; Championship Format for 2026s-2029s
  • Running clock with a central horn


Youth Division: 2026-2029s (play Friday & Saturday)

High School Division: 2023- 2025s (play Saturday & Sunday)

Mixed Divisions are allowed; teams must play up to the oldest player on their rosters. Teams may NOT play down!

Roster Details

  • MAX of 22 players/team; MIN of 15 players/team
  • Rosters will be due TBD
  • Rosters and waivers will be submitted electronically; further details to follow
  • All players must be USL members. Their membership numbers will be captured during the registration process. Further details below.

Important Dates

Registration OPENS: Thursday, July 29th @ 11am EST
Balance Due: March 1, 2022
Player Registration Deadline: June 24, 2022
Roster Submission Deadline: June 24, 2022
Pools to Directors: Approximately 1 month prior to event

Schedule Conflicts/Requests: June 24, 2022

Schedule Release: July 1, 2022

Tournament Contact: Caroline

Game Film

  • Ultimate Events and Sports has teamed up with ConnectLax and Coach Packet to bring the college coaches and participants the best video coverage and profile distribution.  ConnectLax is the exclusive video provider for this event, and Coach Packet will provide all electronic player profiles to all coaches in the country. All games are filmed at elevation in professional HD.
  • Here is why you should choose this event for video:  CLICK HERE.
  • Note: All game film will be provided to all college coaches in the Nation so that they do not miss any of your games!
  • Ultimate Events and Sports is doing their part in securing commitments from some of the Nation’s top institutions, but it is also highly advised that the athletes do their part.  If an athlete is interested in a particular program or school, it is suggested that the athlete contact the coach.  Let them know who you are, your team name, that you are interested in their program, and that you will be attending The Surge!


Pre-Order Tournament Apparel





NEW FOR 2019, Parking Fees will apply at the DE TURF Sports Complex. For more information and VIDEO instructions on how to park, visit:

Single Day Pass: $11


1. PAY USING THE Park Mobile App - Type in DE Turf’s Zone # 46123. Signs will be located along the fences as you enter the facility. Please ensure you register the correct license plate number in your App.

2. PAY BY PHONE – Call 877-727-5758. Follow the prompts. Select Prompt 2 to register an account. Select Prompt 1 to speak with a Live agent. (SERVICES FEES ARE WAIVED FOR ALL DE TURF EVENTS WHEN YOU SPEAK WITH A LIVE AGENT).

3. PAY BY CASH – a cash kiosk will be set up between the hours of 8AM-3PM located at the ticket window in the main tunnel entrance of the FIELD HOUSE which is located behind the stadium. See the Site Map for our FIELD HOUSE. You will receive a parking pass to place on your dashboard.


The DE TURF Sports Complex has a no outside food policy. Small coolers for drinks and snacks are permitted.  Concessions are available on site throughout the facility with an affordable menu and a wide variety to offer.


*NEW* AT DE TURF – Ice is available for purchase at our vending machine located in parking lot C for $4.00/bag. The machine only accepts credit cards.