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SUMMER'S PREMIER TEAM INVITATIONAL

The Philly Summer Invitational is an invitation-only team tournament. The Summer Invitational attracts lacrosse's most elite competition and largest collection of college recruiters. 

There are four divisions (2024, 2025, 2026, 2027) playing in a championship format with a guarantee of four games.

Since its inception, over 100 college coaches have attended each year. This event is open to any and all participants in the corresponding graduation years.

2022 Champions

2023: Kings 
2024: Freedom
2025: True Annapolis
2026: NXT LC

Registration Details

  • Deposit Due: Upon Registration
  • Full Payment Due: 4/15/23

Failure to meet the payment deadline will constitute non-acceptance of the tournament registration and a forfeiture of the tournament spot and deposit fee. This event is open to any and all participants in the corresponding graduation years.

Gameplay Details

  • Championship format
  • 3Step universal rules
  • Guaranteed at least 4 games - most teams will play 5 games
  • Certified referees
  • Vendor Village and NXTexperience: food, fun & shopping!

The event circled on every college coach's calendar. 

The Boys Philly Summer Showcase & Invitational is one of the best-attended weekends of the year by college coaches annually. The 2022 edition saw over 200 college coaches schools attend over the three days for the second straight year. 

Click below for a coaches list and recap from the weekend. 

Are you a college coach?

Register to recruit at this event today!

NXT operates some of the most elite and oldest recruiting events in the nation. Whether that be an individual Showcase or a team event, NXT has a wide variety of recruiting opportunities. 

Coaches who pre-register for an event will be sent digital rosters, schedules, and post-event film

Need to Know

To register, please reach out to our tournament director. From here, parents can also complete their waiver!

NLV PRODUCTIONS

Next Level Video is our exclusive video provider for this event. Games will be professionally filmed in HD from an elevated angle and several game film and highlight reel packages are available. Order before the event to lock in discounted early-bird rates.

GAME CENTER

Schedule & Scores

The schedule will be announced closer to the event. Once announced, plan your trip, and make sure you don't miss the match-up you've been waiting for.

Download The App

Download the Tourney Machine App to easily follow your team throughout the tournament. Get schedule updates, scores and standings right from your phone.

Safety

From real-time weather updates to offerings fully staffed by Athletic Trainers, NXT takes youth sports safety very seriously. Click below to find out more.

Travel Information

Area Activities

NXT is proud to partner with the Valley Forge CVB for this event! There is so much to see and do on event weekend. Located in the heart of Chester County’s Brandywine Valley, and in close proximity to Philadelphia, your time off the field will be packed with excitement. From unique historical attractions, a variety of restaurants to satisfy any foodie, and a host of different events, your weekend promises to be one to remember.

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.

United Sports

1426 Marshallton Thorndale Rd, West Bradford Township, PA 19335 / United Sports is a 127,000 square-foot indoor, 60-acre outdoor sports complex located directly off the Route 30 Bypass in the heart of Chester County, PA. Featuring 4 turf, and 8 professionally manicured grass fields, this venue leaves little to be desired. Checkout their full service restaurant, or venture inside the main building for permanent restrooms and a place to cool down.

West Chester East High School

450 Ellis Ln, West Chester, PA 19380 / Home to seven fields including an all-turf stadium.

Boys Philly Summer Invitational Photos

Photos from the Boys Philly Summer Invitational are available on Facebook!

CONTACT
VP of Event Sales & Recruiting
Brett Manney
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