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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 180 teams from all over North America have competed over the last 4 years! 200 teams last year!

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.
  • Turf-to-grass ratio: NXT only partners with elite facilities that offer a favorable turf-to-grass ratio -- Guaranteeing you games rain or shine!


The 2023 NXT Cup sold out!

  • Deposit Due: Upon Registration
  • Full Payment Due: 4/15/24

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

  • Locations by Division coming soon!
  • Four 10-minute quarters
  • 3Step universal 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 registration opens in October. 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!


NLV is the exclusive video provider and is the only permitted company for any elevated or commercial filming. Spectators may film their own matches for personal use, so long as it does not interfere with NLV's ability to record matches and they DO NOT use elevated filming equipment.

Third-Party Elevated Filming Strictly Prohibited For High School Divisions

This policy will be enforced. Any unauthorized use of elevated equipment will be removed and legal media rights exercised.

This included Veo camera, Trace, Hi-Pods, and other equipment of similar nature 


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.

United Sports Training Center

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.

Unionville High School

740 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.

Downingtown West

115 Rock Raymond Rd. Downingtown, PA 19335 // Downingtown West is the home to 6 centrally located fields followed by a stadium turf field.

NXT Cup Photos

Photos from the NXT Cup are available on Facebook!

Sales Manager, Boys Events
Patrick O'Donoghue