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Fall Tournament

November 9-11, 2018

The 2018 Special Olympics North Carolina Fall Tournament will return to Charlotte November 9-11!

This event will bring more than 1,000 athletes from across the state together to compete in:

View the 2018 SONC Fall Tournament Overall Schedule by day

Basketball Individual Skills

Carolina Courts
240 Chestnut Parkway
Indian Trail, NC 28079

Inclement Weather Plan – Remain in the facility if the weather becomes severe.
Parking – There is ample parking.
Additional Activities –   Courtside Grill will have concessions available 1:00pm – 4:30pm on Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm on Saturday, and 8:00am – 3:00pm on Sunday. Souvenirs will be available at the venue all day on both Saturday and Sunday.
Competition Information –  Athletes are assigned a starting station and will rotate through skills stations for each round. Divisioning will take place on Saturday morning with final round competition and awards on Saturday afternoon.

General Schedule:

  • Preliminary competition  – 9:30am
  • Final Round competition  – 12:30pm
  • Awards will be presented as soon as a division is finished

2018 Basketball ISC Saturday Morning Stations

Basketball Team (3-on-3)

Carolina Courts
240 Chestnut Pkwy
Indian Trail, NC 28079

Inclement Weather Plan – Remain in the facility in the case of severe weather.
Parking – There is ample parking.
Additional Activities –   Courtside Grill will have concessions available 1:00pm – 4:30pm on Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm on Saturday, and 8:00am – 3:00pm on Sunday. Souvenirs will be available at the venue all day on both Saturday and Sunday.
Competition Information: Friday games will be two five-minute halves, running clock. Saturday and Sunday games will be played out according to the SOI rules and SONC rules and modifications.

2018 Basketball Team Schedule for Sunday, November 11

Bocce

Chestnut Square Park
320 Chestnut Parkway
Indian Trail, NC 28079

Inclement Weather Plan – If the weather becomes extreme and safety is an issue, everyone will be directed to their vehicles.
Parking – There is ample parking.
Additional Activities –   Concessions will be available at the Courtside Grill (inside Carolina Courts)  from 1:00pm – 4:30pm on Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm on Saturday, and 8:00am – 3:00pm on Sunday.  Souvenirs will be on sale at the venue all day Saturday and Sunday.
Competition Information: Divisioning will be done on Friday afternoon. Saturday will be round robin play. Sunday will be final division play for award placement.

2018 Bocce Doubles, Unified Doubles, Team, Unified Team Schedule by division for Sunday, November 11
2018 Bocce Singles Schedule by division for Sunday, November 11
2018 Bocce Singles schedule for Singles F3 (5-person division) for Sunday, November 11

Sunday schedules will be posted Saturday evening.

Golf Course Play

Charles T Myers Golf Course
7817 Harrisburg Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28215

Inclement Weather Plan – If the weather becomes extreme and safety is an issue, everyone will be directed to their vehicles.
Parking – Parking is limited at this golf course, unfortunately.  Please be patient with out transportation volunteers and allow time to navigate parking.
Additional Activities –   Concessions will be open on Saturday and Sunday. Souvenirs will also be available for purchase at the venue on Saturday.
Competition Information – Athletes and teams are assigned a starting tee time. Athletes should arrive to the course at least 30 minutes prior to their assigned tee time. Athletes and teams will compete on both Saturday and Sunday. Awards will be presented as divisions finish on Sunday.

2018 Golf Tee Times for Sunday, November 11
2018 Golf Level 2 & 3 Final Divisions for Sunday, November 11
2018 Golf Level 4&5 Final Divisions for Sunday, November 11

Updated divisions and tee times will be posted on Saturday evening.

Golf Individual Skills

Charles T Myers Golf Course
7817 Harrisburg Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28215

Inclement Weather Plan – If the weather becomes extreme and safety is an issue, everyone will be directed to their vehicles.
Parking – Parking is limited at this golf course, unfortunately.  Please be patient with out transportation volunteers and allow time to navigate parking.
Additional Activities –   Concessions will be open on Saturday and Sunday. Souvenirs will also be available for purchase at the venue on Saturday.
Competition Information – Athletes are assigned a starting station and will rotate through skills stations for each round. Divisioning will take place on Saturday with final round competition and awards on Sunday. Athletes have been split into two shifts. The first shift will start at 9:00am and the second shift will start at 12:00pm.

2018 Golf ISC Saturday Stations

Updated starting stations will be posted on Saturday evening.

Roller Skating

Kate’s Skating Center
14500 Independence Blvd.
Indian Trail, NC 28079

Parking – There is ample parking.
Additional Activities –   Concessions are available at the venue and will be open on Saturday and Sunday.  Souvenirs will also be available for purchase at the venue on Saturday.
Competition Information  Awards will be presented as athletes complete each event on Sunday.  Awards will be indoors.

2018 Roller Skating Final Divisions for Sunday, November 11

Soccer Team

Colonel Francis Beatty Park
4330 Weddington Rd.
Matthews, NC 28105

Inclement Weather Plan – If the weather becomes extreme and safety is an issue, everyone will be directed to their vehicles.
Parking – This park is huge and there will be a lot of other activities (including weddings).  Follow the signs to parking.  Parking adjacent to the fields is limited, so please allow time to navigate parking and be patient with our transportation volunteers.
Additional Activities –  Concessions will be available.  Souvenirs will be on sale at the venue on both Saturday and Sunday.
Competition Information: Friday games will be 30 minutes starting on the same schedule, Saturday games will be on a 40-minute time frame and Sunday’s finals will be one hour blocks.

2018 Soccer Team Schedule for Sunday, November 11

Soccer Individual Skills

Colonel Francis Beatty Park
4330 Weddington Rd.
Matthews, NC 28105

Inclement Weather Plan – If the weather becomes extreme and safety is an issue, everyone will be directed to their vehicles.
Parking – This park is huge and there will be a lot of other activities (including weddings).  Follow the signs to parking.  Parking adjacent to the fields is limited, so please allow time to navigate parking and be patient with our transportation volunteers.
Additional Activities –  Concessions will be available.  Souvenirs will be on sale at the venue on both Saturday and Sunday.
Competition Information: Athletes are assigned a starting station and will rotate through skills stations for each round. Divisioning will take place on Saturday morning with final round competition and awards on Saturday afternoon.

General Schedule:

  • Preliminary competition  – 9:30am
  • Final Round competition  – 12:00pm
  • Awards will be presented as soon as a division is finished

2018 Soccer ISC Saturday Morning Stations

Tennis Full Court & Short Court

Friday Divisioning
Chestnut Square Park
320 Chestnut Parkway
Indian TrailNC 28079

Saturday and Sunday Competition
Butler High School
1810 Matthews-Mint Hill Rd
Matthews, NC 28105

Inclement Weather Plan – If the weather becomes extreme and safety is an issue, everyone will be directed to their vehicles.
Parking – There is ample parking.
Additional Activities –  Souvenirs will also be available for purchase at the venue on Saturday.  At this time, no concessions will be available.
Competition Information – Athletes are assigned a time by delegations to complete divisioning on Friday. Divisioning will take place on Friday for full court and short court play at Chestnut Square Park.

Full court and short court match play will take place at Butler High school on Saturday and Sunday. Competition will be scheduled as below:
Saturday
Full court singles competition & awards
Short court traditional and Unified doubles competition & awards
Sunday
Short court singles competition & awards
Full court traditional and Unified doubles competition and awards

2018 Tennis Short Court Singles & Full Court Traditional & Unified Doubles Schedule for Sunday, November 11

Tennis Skills

Chestnut Square Park
320 Chestnut Parkway
Indian TrailNC 28079

Inclement Weather Plan – If the weather becomes extreme and safety is an issue, everyone will be directed to their vehicles.
Parking – There is ample parking.
Additional Activities –   Concessions will be available at the Courtside Grill (inside Carolina Courts) all weekend. Souvenirs will also be available for purchase at the venue on Saturday.
Competition Information – Athletes are assigned a starting court and will rotate through skills stations while remaining at that court. Divisioning will take place on Saturday morning with final round competition and awards on Saturday afternoon.

General Schedule:

  • Preliminary competition  – 9:00am
  • Final Round competition  – 12:30pm
  • Awards will be presented as soon as a division is finished

2018 Tennis ISC Saturday Morning Courts

Opening Ceremony – Friday, Nov. 9

Bojangles’ Coliseum
2700 E Independence Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28205

Parking – Ample parking is available.
Access – This event is free and open to the public.  Doors will open at 6:00pm.
Concessions – Bojangles’ will have concessions available for sale.

General Schedule:

  • Doors open and dance party begins  – 6:00pm
  • Opening Ceremony program begins  – 7:30pm
  • Opening Ceremony program ends – 8:30pm

Features: Ashley Stroehlein from WBTV will emcee the event and DJ FlyTy will be there with lots of dance music!

2018 Sponsors

 
Compass Fall Tournament
Elevation Church
QuikTrip Fall Tournament 1k
Bank of America
First National Bank
Visit Charlotte
Finish Line
 
 
Erie Insurance – SG 5k
Red Ventures
 

 
State Farm
Glenmark
RS&H
Utz
 

For more information on sponsorship opportunities, please contact Susan Doggett.

Fall Tournament Volunteers Needed

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Volunteers are still needed for the 2018 SONC Fall Tournament! Please register online.  Volunteers must be 14 years of age for most roles and should plan on staying for the entire shift.

Our areas of greatest need are at bocce and tennis on Sunday. 

Fall Tournament Photos

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View Fall Tournament photos from our most recent event and past years too.