The Grail (Boys) June 30 - July 1, 2018
The Grail (Boys)
Your quest for 'The Grail' starts here!#NXTGrail
Location: Grand Park
Date: June 30 - July 1, 2018
Divisions: 9U, 10U A, 10U B, 11U A, 11U B, 12U A, 12U B, 13U A, 13U B, 14U A, 14U B
Welcome to The Grail!
Competitive lacrosse, an amazing venue, and a fun experience together! Conveniently located within driving distance from Chicago, Louisville, Cincinnati & many other major Midwest cities.
We think about the details
so you don't have to.
Family Friendly Scheduling: We schedule your games in a morning or afternoon block. Half of the day on the field, the other experiencing Indianapolis & the surrounding areas.
Deposit Due: Upon Registration
Full Payment Due: 5/15/18
Early Bird Registration: 12/15/17 - Receive $100 Off per team if you Pay in Full by December 15th.
Failure to meet the payment deadline will constitute non-acceptance of the tournament registration and a forfeiture of the tournament spot and deposit fee.
Looking for a High School event that day?
Our MidAmerica Invitational is the same day and at the same location!
Ryan Long joins NXT after a successful three-year stint at Heineken USA, where he served as an on-premise sales representative. Long joins the country's top events management team, to which he brings a wealth of event experience from his time at the Pattison Sports Group, where he directed several tournaments and was the director of the Healthy Kids Running Series.
Long is a 2006 graduate of Penncrest High School and a 2010 alumnus of Neumann University, where he earned a bachelor of science in sport management. He is the Penncrest school record holder in the 800-meter run and was part of the relay team that broke the school record in the 4x800. His athletic prowess garnered him a scholarship to Robert Morris University, where he spent two years before transferring to Neumann.
Long interned with the NBA's Philadelphia 76ers, among a handful of previous stops. He resides in West Chester.
- 22 minute running halves
- Modified US Lacrosse rules
- Championship format
- Guarenteed at least 4 games - most teams will play 5 games
- Certified referees
- Vendor Village and NXTexperience: food, fun & shopping!
If needed the following divisions may be combined:
9U / 10U
11U / 12U
13U / 14U
US Lacrosse Qualifier
US Lacrosse Qualifier
This event is a US Lacrosse Nationals Sanctioned Qualifier Event. The US Lacrosse Nationals will cap off the 2017-18 event season with a 16-team tournament in each division of play (14U, 13U, 12U). This year’s Nationals will be held at the DE Turf Complex in Frederica, DE from August 2-5, 2018. Teams competing in the top competitive divisions will accrue points towards qualifying for a berth in the US Lacrosse Nationals. It is necessary for all athletes to be US Lacrosse members to compete in this event. For Additional information, visit www.uslacrossenationals.com.
Grand Park19000, Grand Park Blvd
Westfield, IN 46074
Spanning over 400 acres, in Westfield, IN, this sports complex is the largest of its kind - all for the love of the game. Grand Park features over 30 multi purpose fields, permanent bathrooms and concession buildings and plenty of FREE parking!
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HOTELS STAY-TO-PLAY POLICY
NXT strives to provide a streamlined hotel experience for all participants. As part of this effort, we require that all non-commuting teams participating in our tournaments (as a condition of acceptance) make hotel accommodations using our tournament housing services. Please do not call the hotels directly. Please book through the hotel reservation link provided below. We appreciate your support as these partnered hotels assist in sponsoring our event.