The Crab Cake July 14 - July 15, 2018
The Crab Cake
Come experience the best of Maryland at the Summer's Premier Youth Event!#NXTCRABCAKE
Location: Calvert Regional Park
Date: July 14 - July 15, 2018
Divisions: 9U, 2022, 2023, 2024, 2025, 2026
Crabs, Lax & Cake!
3 of the best things in life!
The Premier Youth Girls Lacrosse Event of the Summer! Where Maryland's Crabs meet Championship Cakes!
Cecil County will offer beautiful turf fields and well-manicured grass fields at one location! Combine this with great competition and a fun experience for your youth teams and you have the best youth event of the summer!
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 Baltimore & surrounding areas.
Director of Girls' Events
Amanda Kammes currently serves as the Director of NXT Girls Lacrosse Events. She oversees 10 Girls Lacrosse events which are open to youth through high school aged girls. NXT Girls Lacrosse events operate in 5 different states and reach over 300 club teams annually. Additionally, Kammes oversees the Fall and Summer Showcase and Invitational which offer some of the most premier recruiting events in the Mid-Atlantic and accept 500 of the most elite HS players in the country yearly.
Outside of NXT, Kammes is currently the Abington High School Varsity Head Coach, taking over the reigns of the program in 2015. Most recently, she served as the top assistant coach and recruiting coordinator for UC-Davis’ Division I women’s lacrosse team from 2012-15. She oversaw defensive systems, player development, camps, clinics and academic support for the team. Under her watch, the 2015 Aggies posted the highest GPA in program history and upset a ranked opponent for the first time in program history when they defeated Stanford (14) in 2013.
Prior to joining UC-Davis, Kammes served as the defensive coordinator at Garnet Valley High School, where she helped the Jaguars win back-to-back state championships in 2011 and 2012. She helped produce multiple All-Americans and academic All-Americans during her tenure.
Kammes' path to the lacrosse field is a unique one. She played Division I basketball at the University of Pennsylvania, where she also served as an assistant coach from 08-09, after starting her career and spending two seasons at American University (05-08). A Chicago native, Kammes has also served as the Regional Director for NXT’s Cradle Lacrosse and Dribble Hoops and serves as the NXT Lacrosse Girls NXT 2020 team's head coach. She holds a bachelor’s of science in nursing and a master’s degree in nursing education. Kammes currently resides in Philadelphia, PA.
2022 | 2023 | 2024 | 2025 | 2026 | 2027 (9U) (Mixed teams accepted)
22 minute halves | Running Central Clock | 2 Min half
Guaranteed 4 games
See Tournament Rules for more detailed and age appropriate rules.
Deposit Due: Upon Registration
Payment Due in Full Deadline: May 15th, 2018
Early Bird Registration: 12/15/17 - Receive $100 Off per team if you Pay in Full by December 15th.
Please note that the final payment deadline is 5/15/2018. Failure to meet the payment deadline will constitute non-acceptance of the tournament registration and a forfeiture of the tournament spot and deposit fee.
Use the link below to complete our Online Waiver which is required in order to participate in the The Crab Cake
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.
Calvert Regional Park304 Brick Meeting House Road
North East, MD 21901
The park consists of a synthetic turf multi purpose field, 7 natural grass multi purpose fields, a one mile paved trail, playgrounds, paved parking, and a concession stand.
Check out Cecil County
Cecil County, located on the Upper Chesapeake Bay, is the perfect halfway point between Philadelphia and Baltimore. Parks with miles of trails, specialty and antique shops, award winning restaurants, and inns await when you visit Cecil County. Plenty of wooded areas provide the perfect hiking, biking, camping, or fishing to pass the free time. Catch the action at the Hollywood Casino Perryville or at a family fun event
NXT and USTC strive to provide a streamlined experience for all participants. As part of this effort, we ask that all attendees of the event book their accommodations through the following contact information:
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