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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 offers 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 perfect youth event for your 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. 

Registration Details

Important Dates:

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.

Gameplay Details

2022 | 2023 | 2024 | 2025 | 2026 | 2027 (9U) (Mixed teams accepted)

22 minute halves | Running Central Clock | 2 minute half 

Championship format

Guaranteed 4 games

Certified referees

See Tournament Rules for more detailed and age appropriate rules.

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Sign Us Up

We are now accepting registrations for the 2018 summer. 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!

GAME CENTER
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Schedule, Scores & Rules

Click here to view the whole schedule for this weekend. Plan your trip, and make sure you don't miss the match-up you've been waiting for.

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Scores

Download the Tourney Machine App to view all scores and standings. Track your team to ensure you arrive at the right location and time, ready to attack the event!

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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.

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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.

Travel Information
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Area Activities

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.

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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.

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Calvert Regional Park

304 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.

CONTACT
danielle kirk
Director of Girls Events
Danielle Kirk
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