Can-Am Invitational November 12, 2017
The Midwest's Premier Recruiting Event#NXTCAI17
Location: Detroit Country Day School & Brother Rice High School
Date: November 12, 2017
Divisions: 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
The Can-Am Invitational features elite competition from both the United States and Canada, particularly the lacrosse hotbed of Southern Ontario. All teams will play three games in front of the assembled coaches, which included 13 Division I schools and 78 coaches overall in 2016.
Deposit Due: Upon Registration
Full Payment Due: 9/15/17
Failure to meet the payment deadline will constitute non-acceptance of the tournament registration and a forfeiture of the tournament spot and deposit fee.
Brett M. Manney
Director of Showcase Lacrosse
Brett is a defenseman and assistant captain of the New England Black Wolves, and also has played professionally outdoors for the Philadelphia Wings, Rochester Rattlers and the Chesapeake Bayhawks of the MLL. Manney is a 2008 graduate of the University of Delaware where he served as team captain his Senior year and helped the legendary 2007 Blue Hen men’s squad reach the NCAA final four. For his off-field contributions to the school and community, Brett was awarded the school’s Outstanding Male Athlete Contributor. Brett is also a Bucks County native and was a standout three-sport athlete at Holy Ghost Prep. A trailblazer, he was one the very first NCAA division one lacrosse recruits to emerge from Lower Bucks County.
Aside from his lacrosse credentials, Brett is an accomplished journalist. He currently serves as a television broadcaster for the Ohio Machine of the MLL, and also has worked extensively for ESPNHS as a writer and lacrosse talent evaluator. As Vice President of Sales & Recruiting at NXTsports, Manney uses his lacrosse and journalism backgrounds to plan and implement Showcase Lacrosse events, company media relations, marketing and communications strategies. Brett also continues to serve as a highly popular member of the NXT Lacrosse Club coaching staff.
The Can-Am Invitational is the team event connected to the Can-Am Showcase. Sunday, Oct. 29, will host elite freshmen, sophomore, junior and senior teams from both countries. By invitation, 30 of the top club teams from the Midwest and Canada battle it out. The 2021 Division of the Event will be held at neighboring Brother Rice High School.
2016 College Coaches
In 2016, the fifth year of the event, 78 college coaches, including 13 Division I coaches, came to the Can-Am Showcase, making it the most-attended Can-Am Showcase to date! Click here to see the full list of coaches.
Next Level Video
All games at the Can-Am Showcase will be professionally filmed in HD by Next Level Video and a complete video is available to all participants.
HOTELS STAY-TO-PLAY POLICY
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