Rockford Fall Classic October 29, 2017
Rockford Fall Classic
Gloves on, sticks up.#NXTRFC2017
Location: Mercyhealth Sportscore Two
Date: October 29, 2017
Divisions: 9U, 10U, 11U, 12U, 13U, 14U, HS A, HS B
Welcome to the Rockford Fall Classic!
Within driving distance from Chicago, Indianapolis and many other locations, top lacrosse teams from across the midwest will be descending on Rockford to compete in this Sunday only, play-day format tournament. Perfect for the fall. So, get your gloves on, your sticks up and let’s go!
The details are taken care of.
Family Friendly Scheduling: We schedule your games in block schedule so you are not spending the whole day at the facility.
Deposit Due: Upon Registration
Full Payment Due: 9/30/17
Failure to meet the payment deadline will constitute non-acceptance of the tournament registration and a forfeiture of the tournament spot and deposit fee.
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.
- 44 minute games
- Modified US Lacrosse rules
- 3 game guarantee - playday format
- Certified referees
- Vendor Village and NXTexperience: food, fun & shopping!
If needed the following divisions will 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. For Additional information, visit www.uslacrossenationals.com.
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