LEGENDS EASTERN INVITATIONAL

LEGENDS EASTERN INVITATIONAL | #EasternInvitational

The Legends Eastern Invitational brings together regional and national teams to compete in an elite level of competition in a small boutique boys lacrosse tournament! Along with the ELITE level of competition, Legends is bringing in 40+ NCAA College Coaches to watch games and evaluate players. Legends aims to invite local and regional level teams ages 2021-2029 at this top notch event. Teams are guaranteed 5 games throughout the weekend with a possibility of a 6th via playoffs. Divisions are capped at 8 teams to guarantee a smaller event and more of a boutique tournament experience for players, coaches, and families.

Morven Park is perfectly placed just North West of D.C., and West of Downtown Baltimore, making it an easy & quick commute from surrounding areas. Families are able to explore Morven Park at its entirety which includes Museums, hiking trails, and exquisite scenery!

Event Format & Features

  • 5 games minimum
  • Saturday Pool Play, Sunday Playoffs
  • Champion Crowned per Division
  • 40+ NCAA Recruiters onsite
  • NextPro to film all HS level games in HD

Dates: June 27th – 28th, 2020 (Saturday & Sunday)

Location:
Morven Park | 17195 Southern Planter Ln Leesburg, VA 20176 &
Foxcroft School  |  22407 Foxhound Ln, Middleburg, VA 20117

Divisions:
Boys Only!
– HS Divisions: 2021, 2022, 2023, HS Mixed
– Youth Divisions: 2024, 2025, 2026, 2027, 2028/2029

Price:
HS Division:  $2,000
Youth Divisions:  $1,700
*Payment plans available

Contact:

To enter a team or for general event inquiries contact Brian Santoleri Brian@LegendsLax.com (484) 318-9797

For registration questions or assistance contact:  Events@LegendsLax.com

2020 Schedule COMING SOON

Teams are guaranteed 3 games on Saturday and AT LEAST 2 games on Sunday.  For travel purposes, teams should be prepared to play by 8 am on Saturday and Sunday.  Games should end on Sunday by 5 pm.

2020 ATTENDING RECRUITERS

Arcadia University
Aurora University
Baldwin Wallace University
Barton College
Belmont Abbey College
Berry College
Birmingham-Southern Lacrosse
Bridgewater College
Bucknell
Canisius College
Catawba College
Chatham University
Clarkson University
Dickinson
Embry-Riddle University (Daytona Beach)
Emmanuel College (GA)
Emmanuel College-Boston
Fairfield University
Ferrum College
Franklin & Marshall
Georgetown University
Grove City College
Hampton University
Hartwick College
Heidelberg University
Hendrix College
Hood
Hudson Valley CC
Lafayette College
Lees-McRae College
Lenoir-Rhyne University
Lewis University
Mars Hill University
Marymount University
Mount St. Mary’s University
Newberry College
North Greenville University
Piedmont College
Post University
Quincy University
Rhodes College
Russell Sage College
Shenandoah University
Spalding University
The College of the Holy Cross
University of Indianapolis
VMI
Virginia Wesleyan
Westminster College
Whittier College
Wilkes University
Wilmington College
Wingate

The Legends Eastern Invitational is STAY TO PLAY!  If teams and players are staying in a hotel, they MUST stay at a Legends approved hotel.  Hotels can be found online HERE.  Team Managers, if you are interested in another property that you do not see on this list,  please contact acarl@trustinteams.com and we will do our best to get a block at that hotel!

BOYS RULES

Scoring and Time

  • Officials keep game time
  • Table keeps yellow card time and score

Tournament Play- every 60 minutes

  • 2 – 23 minutes halves
  • 5 minute half time / 9 minutes between games
  • NO TIME OUTS ALLOWED
  • No overtime- games can end in a tie

Playoff Games

  • 2 – 20 minute halves
  • 5 minute half time
  • Playoff game times kept by Referees
  • Running Clock – only stop for injury or timeout
  • 1 (1 minute) TIMEOUT/team (per game)
  • Overtime for tied games: one (1) untimed sudden death victory period. The period continues until a winning goal is scored. No timeouts in overtime, even if a team didn’t use theirs during regulation time. (inform coaches of playoff game rules before game starts)

Challenge Match

  • Same rules a tournament play games (see above)

Rule Specifications

  • NO TIME OUTS ALLOWED (EXCEPT PLAYOFF GAMES)
  • Table personnel will keep penalty time
  • Referees will keep game time
  • No stick checks unless refs think a stick is outrageously illegal
  • 4 poles maximum on the field
  • No horns
  • No mercy rule
  • 20 second to clear half field
  • There is NO 10 second count to get the ball into the offensive box until the last 2 minutes.
  • Last two minutes of the game, the team in the lead must clear the ball in 20 seconds, get the ball into the box in 10 seconds, and then keep the ball in the box
  • 2020 NFHS Rules Apply – *one handed stick checks are ILLEGAL for middle school division
  • EXCEPTIONS:
    • 45 second technical foul
    • 90 second personal foul
    • Penalty time starts on the restart of whistle
    • In Home can serve a goalie penalty if no second goalie is available
    • Last 2 minutes of game the winning team must keep it in the box

EJECTIONS

  • Game ejections are handled by the referees
  • Tournament ejections are handled by the tournament director director (2 unsportsmanlike conduct penalties warrant ejection or 1-game suspension