Tournaments

Welcome to the Kings Hammer Event Series!

Welcome to the 2024/2025 Kings Hammer Event Series. We are excited to host 11 fantastic events in the Cincinnati and Lexington markets. Within our event series, our main goal is to provide a quality event experience for every level of team from all types of clubs and programs. Each event will provide unique event experiences and appropriate levels of competition for all teams at some of the best facilities in Ohio and Kentucky. For those clubs looking to bring multiple teams to the same tournament to provide a club centric environment, these events will be great for your club. Thank you for making our event series some of the best tournaments in the region. We can’t wait to see everyone this year at our Kings Hammer Events!

Tournament Contacts

Vice President of Events
David McIver | dave@kingshammer.com
Tournament Director
Lisa McIver | lisa@kingshammer.com
Women U14-U19: November 15th-17th, 2024
Men U14-U19: November 22nd-24th, 2024
Women U14-U19: November 15th-17th, 2024
Men U14-U19: November 22nd-24th, 2024

The Gateway Showcase is designed to provide “early season” opportunities for potential college-bound athletes to display their talents in front of college coaches. Our goal...

Women U13-U19: April 11th-April 13th, 2025
Men U13-U19: April 25th-27th, 2025
Women U13-U19: April 11th-April 13th, 2025
Men U13-U19: April 25th-27th, 2025

The Nike Blue Chip Showcase has been in existence for over 25 years and has become recognized as the Premier College Recruiting Showcase in the Midwest...

Boys & Girls U8-HS:
January 24th-26th, 2025
Boys & Girls U8-HS:
January 24th-26th, 2025

This will be a great winter Futsal event for all levels of teams. Whether you participate in a Futsal League or just want to come out...

Boys & Girls U8-U15:
October 11th-13th, 2024
Boys & Girls U8-U15:
October 11th-13th, 2024

The Blue Chip Juniors was designed to be a club-friendly event and an extension of our Nationally recognized Blue Chip College Showcase (which brings in...

Boys & Girls U8-U19:
March 14th-16th, 2025
Boys & Girls U8-U19:
March 14th-16th, 2025

Don’t get stuck in the mud! The Cincinnati Elite Spring Thaw has become one of the top pre-season spring tournaments for the highest level U9-U19...

Boys U8-U19: March 7th-9th, 2025
Girls U8-U19: March 21st-23rd, 2025
Boys U8-U19: March 7th-9th, 2025
Girls U8-U19: March 21st-23rd, 2025

Don’t get stuck in the mud! Come join us for one of the top pre-spring season events in the Midwest! The Turf Classic is a unique tournament, where all...

Boys & Girls U8-U15:
September 20th-22nd, 2024
Boys & Girls U8-U15:
September 20th-22nd, 2024

Kings Hammer SC is excited to host the Cincy Challenge. The Cincy Challenge has long been established as one of the best-run tournaments in the...

Boys & Girls U8-U19:
May 9th-May 11th, 2025
Boys & Girls U8-U19:
May 9th-May 11th, 2025

The Crown Challenge is a unique event that specifically designed for all “B”, “C” & “D” level teams from throughout the United States and Canada....

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