LEGENDS EASTERN INVITATIONAL

The Legends Eastern Invitational brings together regional and national teams to compete in an elite level of competition in a boys lacrosse tournament! Along with the ELITE level of competition, Legends is bringing in 45+ NCAA College Coaches to watch games and evaluate players. Legends aims to invite local and regional level teams ages 2022-2030 at this top notch event. Teams are guaranteed 5 games throughout the weekend with a possibility of a 6th via playoffs.

Event Format & Features

  • 5 games minimum
  • Saturday Pool Play, Sunday Playoffs
  • Champion Crowned per Division
  • 45+ NCAA Recruiters onsite

Dates:  June 26 & 27, 2021

Location:
2022 – 2024 Divisions:  River City Sportsplex  |  13030 Genito Rd, Midlothian, VA
2025 – 2030 Divisions:  Warhill Sports Complex  |  4900 Stadium Road
Williamsburg, VA

Divisions:
Boys Only!
–  HS Divisions:  2022, 2023, 2024 (AA & A Brackets)
–  Youth Divisions:  2025, 2026, 2027, 2028, 2029, 2030 (A & B Brackets)

Price:
HS Division:  $2,000
Youth Division:  $1,700
*300 Credit Card deposit due per team to secure your team spot*
*Early Bird Discount – Register & Pay in Full by 1/1 to receive $100 off per team!

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

2021 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.

2021 RECRUITERS COMING SOON!

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 are coming soon!  If you have any questions please contact acarl@trustinteams.com.

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

If you are interested in vending at this event, please fill out the form here.