The Wild Card June 2 - June 3, 2018
The Wild Card
Location: Lone Star Toyota of Lewisville Railroad Park
Date: June 2 - June 3, 2018
Divisions: 9U, HS A, HS B, 4th Grade (2026), 5th Grade (2025), 6th Grade (2024), 7th Grade (2023), 8th Grade (2022)
Welcome to the Second Annual Wild Card!
Competitive lacrosse, an amazing venue, and a fun experience together! Conveniently located just outside of Dallas and within driving distance from Austin, Houston, Oklahoma City & many other locations.
We think about the details
so you don't have to.
Family Friendly Scheduling: We schedule your games in a block schedule so you are not at the fields all day. Half of the day on the field, the other experiencing Lewisville & 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.
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 U.S. Lacrosse rules
- Championship format
- Guaranteed at least 4 games - most teams will play 5 games
- Certified referees
- Vendor Village and NXTexperience: food, fun & shopping!
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.
Lone Star Toyota of Lewisville Railroad Park1301 S. Railroad Street
Lewisville, TX 75057
The sprawling park features sixteen sports fields, a dog park, a skate park, three lakes, and a 1 1/2 mile perimeter walking/jogging trail designed to connect to the regional Trinity Trail. Beautifully maintained fields, permament concessions and bathrooms, and plenty of parking make Lone Star Toyota of Lewisville Railroad Park a one-of-a-kind venue in Texas!
Lewisville is an energetic destination with casual appeal just minutes away from Dallas and Fort Worth, nestled in the heart of North Texas. The historic charm of Old Town features specialty stores, restaurants, outdoor art, and events throughout the year.
Known for its glittering lakes, Lewisville offers diverse shopping and dining, fun attractions, and beautiful family-friendly hotels. Access to DFW International Airport is convenient and easy - only 10 minutes away.
One of the best-rated water parks in Texas, Hawaiian Falls The Colony offers you relief from the summer heat and gives your family the chance to share experiences that they'll remember fondly for years to come. Located in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex, Hawaiian Falls The Colony overflows with aquatic fun for the whole family.
Lewisville Lake and Outdoors
Lewisville Lake is large enough to host a multitude of activities such as fishing, water sports, boating, and miles of scenic hike & bike trails. Catch some of the biggest fish this side of Moby Dick (well, this is Texas after all), and discover why Lewisville Lake is the official "Urban Bass Fishing Capital of Texas."
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