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Hopkins Hustle 2018

May 12-13, 2018

National Sports Center

Blaine, MN

Registration CLOSED

Open, Girls, and MSL Divisions

THANKS FOR MAKING THE 2018 HUSTLE A SUCCESS!

What a great weekend! 79 teams, a new Merch Partner (Spin Ultimate), a Wind Chill game and new generous sponsors!

Congratulations to our teams:
Varsity Boys - 1st Place
Varsity Girls - 2nd Place
MSL - 1st, 2nd & 4th Place

A HUGE THANK YOU to all of our volunteers, tournament directors, parents, coaches and players who helped make Hustle a huge success again this year. We could not have done it without all of you.

A special thank you to:

  • Yoni Bundt for taking on the Hustle Charir role, he helped raise $4000 in sponsorships 
  • Ben Feldman and Sam Kaminsky, our fabulous Co-Tournament Directors in planning for and executing a flawless weekend
  • Joanne Trangle for coordinating our volunteers
  • Scott Condon for receiving and updating all of the game scores online 
  • Coaches & Players who helped to set-up and clean-up the fields
  • Kadets & Passmans for hosting out-of-town players
  • All of the volunteers who worked various shifts

NEW IN 2018:

Spin Ultimate will be in attendance and is the official merchandiser of the Hopkins Hustle this year! Also, they are offering a 20% uniform discount for teams attending Hustle.  For more information, email Dan at Dan@SpinUltimate.com.

In collaboration with the Minnesota Wind Chill, all registered teams will receive free admission for their players & coaches to the Wind Chill home game on Saturday Night at 5:00pm at the Blaine NSC Stadium! The Wind Chill will be hosting a Hustle Coaches Showcase Game at half-time with a live PA announcer, as well as a big raffle/give-away opportunity for Hustle participants.

Open Division Teams

Division School Name # of Teams
Open Apple Valley High School 1
Open Armstrong 1
Open Benilde-St. Margaret's 1
Open Blake = 1
Open Cathedral Ultimate 1
Open Como Park 1
Open Cooper 1
Open Eagan 2
Open Eastview 1
Open Eden Prairie High School 2
Open Edina Ultimate 3
Open Fox Valley Fusion (Jacobs High School) 1
Open Great River School 2
Open Hopkins 2
Open Irondale 1
Open Lakeville North 2
Open Lakeville South 1
Open Madison East High School 1
Open Madison Memorial 1
Open Madison West 1
Open Maple Grove High School 2
Open MAUL Mahtomedi 1
Open Minneapolis South 2
Open Minnetonka High School 1
Open Mounds View High School JV 1
Open Open World Learning 1
Open Prior Lake 1
Open Rosemount Irish 1
Open Roseville 2
Open Southwest High School 2
Open Spring Lake Park Green Sky 1
Open St. Paul Academy 1
Open St. Paul Cental 1
Open Stillwater 1
Open Washburn high school 1
Open Wayzata Ultimate 1

Girls & MSL Division Teams

Division School Name # of Teams
Girls Apple Valley High School 1
Girls Armstrong 1
Girls Cathedral Ultimate 1
Girls Como Park High School 1
Girls Cooper 1
Girls Eagan 1
Girls Eden Prairie 1
Girls Edina High School 2
Girls Great River School 1
Girls Hopkins 1
Girls Minneapolis South Squall 1
Girls Open World Learning 1
Girls Prior Lake 1
Girls Roseville Area High School 1
Girls Saint Paul Central 1
Girls St. Louis Park 1
Girls St. Paul Academy  1
MSL Cathedral Ultimate 1
MSL Chippewa Middle School (Red) 1
MSL Chippewa Middle School (White) 1
MSL Edina Gold 1
MSL Edina Green 1
MSL Great River School 1
MSL Great River School 1
MSL Hopkins 1
MSL Hopkins 1
MSL Maple Grove Middle School 1
MSL Seward Montessori 1
MSL Seward Montessori 1
MSL St. Louis Park 1
MSL St. Louis Park 1

(EMAIL FROM 5/9/18)

Players/Coaches/Parents-

We are a few days out from the big event! Below you will find a significant amount of information pertaining to the weekend.

1. Schedule/Seedings

The tentative format for all 3 divisions is now on the USAU Event Website. We are wrapping up Sunday bracket play for Open and Women's. Seedings and field assignments will be completed later tonight or early tomorrow morning. We will send out an email when that occurs. Please do check your schedule again on Friday to ensure there are no changes to your Saturday schedule. The format is subject to change if teams drops prior to the weekend. Cap rules are posted on the event page linked below as well.

https://play.usaultimate.org/events/Hopkins-Hustle-2018/

2. Rosters/Chaperones

Please verify and check that your team has all of its waivers complete, roster submitted, chaperone verified, and are all ready to go. Individuals with one-time event fees should bring the player paperwork and event fee to tournament HQ to the captain's meeting on Saturday morning.

3. Captain's Meeting

Captain's Meeting #1: 8:00am at HQ

Captain's Meeting #2 (MSL + 1st Round Byes): 9:45am at HQ

4. Parking

You are welcome to park in Lot E, D, or G for the event. Lot E will fill up very quickly. You can see those lots on the attached field map.

6. Field Food/Water

Per usual, we will have bagels and bananas available at HQ both mornings. We will be helping save the earth by using refillable 5 gallon jugs at the fields this weekend. We will have water stations set up at various locations throughout the fields.

Please remind your players to bring nalgenes/water bottles to reuse throughout the weekend!

7. Tournament Gear/Discs - SPIN ULTIMATE!

Spin Ultimate will be in attendance and is the official merchandiser of the Hopkins Hustle this year! They will be setting up a fun zone with games, and have their own event tent next to HQ. Reminder! Spin is offering a 20% uniform discount for teams attending Hustle.  For more information, email Dan at Dan@SpinUltimate.com.

8. Field Concessions

NSC will be hosting and running concessions in partnership with some of our Hopkins volunteers. They will have a full grill going and plenty of options available near Tournament HQ. Prices are very reasonable so make sure to take advantage! Concession will open around 8:30am on Saturday, and close around 3:45pm (food will be available in the NSC Stadium for the Wind Chill game starting at 4:00pm).

9. Athletic Trainer

We will have two athletic trainer from NovaCare on site both days. If you need your ankle taped, be sure to show up early to afford yourself enough time! The line will likely be extra long on Sunday morning. 

NEAREST HOSPITAL:

Mercy Hospital - Unity Campus 

550 Osborne Rd NE, Fridley, MN 55432

(763) 236-5000

EMERGENCY CONTACT
(
Please immediately report all injuries to NovaCare ATC at HQ)

Sam Kaminsky
Hopkins Hustle TD
612-723-2466

10. Score Reporting

TEXT SCORES: 612-207-3540, and/or report at HQ ASAP at game completes.

10. Coach's Showcase Game @ Half-Time of Wind Chill Game:

REMINDER: At the half-time of the Wind Chill game, there will be a 15 minute half-time coaches showcase scrimmage. Coaches- If you are interested in participating, please submit the below form. You will want to be dressed and ready to play with a white and dark jersey. The PA Announcer will announce the time and meeting location over the loud speaker during the beginning of the 2nd quarter. Make sure to bring your cleats for the game!

SIGN-UP FORM: Hopkins Hustle 2018 - Coaches Half-Time Showcase 

11. Wind Chill Half-Time Give-Away for Hustle Teams (Sponsored by Discraft):

We are excited to announce that one lucky team who attends the Wind Chill game will be taking home a certificate for 50 Free Custom SuperColor Discs from our partners at Discraft. Even better, the winners will also get a sizable Wind Chill swag prize pack to be split up among the winning team. The winning team will be announced at the end of half-time after the coaches showcase game concludes. 

NOTE: To be eligible to win when called at the end of half-time, you must have a minimum of 6 people (either players or coaches) at the game from your team who can come down onto the field to redeem the prizes. 

Please let me know if you have any questions! Follow us @hopkinshustle on Twitter for updating heading into the weekend!

We will be back in touch tomorrow!

Ben Feldman & Sam Kaminsky
Hopkins Hustle 2018 TDs
hustleTD@gmail.com
www.hopkinsultimate.com

Please complete separate registration forms for each division (Open,  Girls or Middle School) that you wish to register.

There is online payment available at the end of the form,
or send a check payable to "Hopkins Ultimate" and mail it to:

Jon Passman
2721 Sylvan Road S
Minnetonka, MN  55305

Rates:  (Discounts only apply to multiple teams in same Division)
1 team in a division = $425

2 teams in a division = $800
3 teams in a division = $1200

Middle School: $150 (Saturday Only)

If paying by check please write your team name and division on the Memo of the check
(e.g. "Hopkins HURT/Open Div.")

Bids will be accepted on a rolling basis for the Hopkins Hustle. Please ensure you are submitting your bid early to ensure a spot in the event. Your bid is not complete until payment is received! We have reached full capacity the last several years and want to ensure those who plan ahead don’t need to wait until early April to finalize their plans. See you at the fields!

Thanks!

Ben Feldman & Sam Kaminsky
Hustle TDs 2018

hustletd@gmail.com


Spin Ultimate - Official Merchandiser of the Hopkins Hustle 2018

Minnesota Wind Chill - Official Partner of the Minnesota Wind Chill

Minnesota Wind Chill - Official Partner of Hopkins Hustle 2018


NovaCare - Official ATC Provider for the Hopkins Hustle 2018!