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The Nation's Most Competitive Youth Tournament. Period. 

We roll out the red carpet for North America's top youth talent.

The nation's top youth lacrosse teams descend on the premier facilities in the region to battle it out and stake claim to one of the summer's most highly coveted trophies...the NXT Cup.

Over 160 teams from all over North America have competed over the last 4 years!

We think about the details so you don't have to.

Family-friendly block scheduling: spend half of the day on the field, and the other half experiencing Philadelphia and the surrounding areas.

Location Details

Proving Grounds: 2026 AA - 2027 AA

Unionville HS: 2027 A - 2028 B

West Chester Rustin HS: 2029 A - 2031


  • Deposit Due: Upon Registration
  • Full Payment Due: 4/15/22
  • Early Bird Registration: 12/15/21 - 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.

Gameplay Details

  • Four 10-minute quarters
  • 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!
Sign Us Up

Summer 2022 registration opens 9/13/22. Teams can follow the steps to registration by clicking below, or by reaching out to our tournament director. From here, parents can also complete their waiver!


Schedule, Scores & Rules

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.


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 Chester County CVB to host 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.

The Proving Grounds

725 Conshohocken Rd. Conshohocken, PA // The Proving Grounds is a facility in Conshohocken, PA that continues to grow and expand. It is currently home to 5 turf fields, as well as the Villanova Wildcats Field Hockey program. The Proving Grounds features indoor bathrooms, scoreboards, and easy parking.

Unionville High School

40 Unionville Rd, Kennett Square, PA 19348 // Unionville High School is home to six fields including three turfs.

West Chester Rustin

1100 Shiloh Rd, West Chester, PA 19382 // Bayard Rustin High School is a high school of the West Chester Area School District, in Westtown Township, Chester County, Pennsylvania. It is home to five fields including one stadium turf field.

NXT Cup Photos

Photos from the 2021 NXT Cup are available on Facebook!

Sales Associate, Boys Events | Coach
Patrick O'Donoghue