US Lacrosse Nationals (Boys) August 2 - August 5, 2018
US Lacrosse Nationals (Boys)
US Lacrosse Nationals#THEROADTODELAWARE
Location: DE Turf Sports Complex
Date: August 2 - August 5, 2018
Divisions: 12U, 13U, 14U
From the standardized qualifying path to the ultimate event venue, the 10th annual US Lacrosse Nationals, powered by NXT, pulls out all the stops to deliver the Youth Lacrosse Nationals. The exhaustive debates and claims of greatness spurred on throughout the year vanish as the best Boys and Girls teams from across the country descend on Delaware for the decisive test: four days of high-level-competition combined with a festival style atmosphere at the DE Turf Sports Complex.
Teams accrue points in up to four qualifying tournaments during the '17-'18 season in hopes of earning the right to contend at Nationals.
To find out more, or to check in on the current USL Qualification Standings, visit uslacrossenationals.com
Powered by NXT
NXT Lacrosse provides skill development training – camps, clinics and club programs - for young athletes age 4-18. The goal of NXT Lacrosse is to provide passionate, dedicated, experienced coaches whose top priorities are player development and well-being. We develop the modern lacrosse player via cutting-edge strategies and innovative concepts. We embrace hard work with an understanding that every aspect of training is designed to prepare players for success.
NXT operates over 40 lacrosse events at elite venues across the nation. NXT's lacrosse events range currently from North America’s most elite recruiting events down to local youth playdays. But the goal of every single lacrosse event remains the same: to combine incredible organization, professionalism and athlete safety in a manner that exceeds the expectations of all participants and stakeholders.
- THE youth lacrosse Nationals, led by the sport's governing body
- Professional tournament venue in the heart of the Mid-Atlantic with state-of-the-art facilities built in 2016
- Interaction with the US Men's and Women's National teams throughout the weekend
- Located just 25 minutes from the Delaware beaches
- Games will be played as four 12 minute quarters with a 4 minute halftime
- Teams will not play more than 2 games in a day, giving coaches ample time to do what they do best- COACH!
- In the event of overtime, teams will play a four minute sudden death overtime period with running time.
HOW TO QUALIFY:
- Earn points at up to four qualifying events- check out the list of qualifiers here!
- Pool Play Win - 10 points
- Pool Play Draw - 5 points
- Playoff Game Win - 20 points
- Reaching the Final - 20-point bonus
- Tournament Champion - 30-point bonus
- Non-Playoff Consolation Round Win - 6 points
- Consolation Draw - 3 points
DE Turf Sports Complex4000 Bay Road
Frederica, DE 19946
Brand new, as of Spring 2017, Kent County, Delaware welcomes the "DE Turf", an 85-acre, state-of-the-art multipurpose sports complex which features 12 synthetic turf fields with sports lighting and scoreboards, centered by a major 1,500 seat championship stadium.The fields surround a world class indoor field house complex complete with restrooms, concession stands, office space, locker rooms and a multipurpose room.
Whether you are interested in the pristine shore towns, or a tax-free shopping spree, Delaware serves as the hidden gem of the Mid-Atlantic. With plenty of outdoor and family-friendly activites, you are sure to enjoy your heard earned vacation!
At the Delaware beaches, the question isn’t “what to do,” it’s “how to do it all.” At the Delaware beaches, visitors find a family-friendly, wholesome sort of charm that keeps them coming back for generations. At the Delaware beaches, life’s cares somehow seem to melt, the moment you smell the ocean breeze.
So take your pick, and make your own memory at the Delaware beaches.
Air Mobility Command Museum
The AMC Museum is unlike any family-friendly attraction you'll find this summer. Featuring the largest and most complete collection of fully restored US Military Cargo & Tanker aircrafts on the eastern seaboard, visitors will embark on a historical journey of over 30 of our military's retired aircrafts, including a Presidential aircraft and a bomber plane! Museum goers over the age of 10 can also enjoy one of the museum's flight simulators, experiencing take-off and flying patterns unique to Delaware Air Force Base.
Admission and parking is free, so don't miss your chance to drop the landing gear at the Air Mobility Command Museum.
The Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge is highlighted by 16k acres along the Delaware Bay. The habitat's expansive tidal salt marsh is outshined only by the diverse animal population that features hundreds of birds, 35 mammal species, and a variety of amphibians for the conscious observer.
HOTELS STAY-TO-PLAY POLICY
NXT & HBC Event Services strive 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.
Or contact HBC Event Services - firstname.lastname@example.org / 505-346-0522