1. Girls Showcase Events
The Crown


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Claim the Crown! 

Last November, 25 youth clubs descended on Downingtown to compete for a chance at The Crown in this exciting one-day youth event which coincides with the nation's premeir recruiting event of the weekend, the NXT Girls Philly Fall Showcase. As an added bonus, the event's championship format gives teams a chance to compete for an actual Crown trophy during the fall season when competing to a championship is rare!

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 Philadelphia & surrounding areas. 

Registration Details

Deposit Due: Upon Registration

Payment Due in Full Deadline: September 1, 2019

Please note that the final payment deadline is 9/1/2019. Failure to meet the payment deadline will constitute non-acceptance of the tournament registration and a forfeiture of the tournament spot and deposit fee.

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  • 22-minute halves | Running Central Clock | two-minute half
  • Guaranteed 3 games 
  • Certified referees
  • Championship Format
  • Mixed teams accepted*

See Tournament Rules for more detailed and age-appropriate rules.

7v7 Gameplay
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  • Two 14-minute halves with a two-minute half (running clock)
  • Clock will be kept by field coordinator (separate from central horn)
  • Draw after each goal
  • Roster size of up to 12 players 
  • Three-game guarantee
  • Shortened USL formatted 7v7 field
  • One pass required before attempting to attack the cage
  • Players are allowed to kick the ball
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Schedule, Scores & Rules

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

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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.

Sign Us Up

General registration for Fall 2019 Events is now open to the public. 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!

Travel Information
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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.

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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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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.

Danielle Kirk
Director of Girls Events
Danielle Kirk