More Than 1900 Current NCAA Athletes Are Part of NLC Nation.

COuntdown to the 2019 NLC!

About The National Lacrosse Classic

 The Maverik National Lacrosse Classic brings together 2,000 elite athletes from across the country for one action-packed tournament. Our world-class event, now in it's 12th year offers extreme competition and maximum exposure to more than 200+ college coaches. The 2019 event (July 15th-18th) will be held at DE Turf, a premier sports facility featuring 12 synthetic turf fields on more than 170 acres in the state of Delaware.

 Elite athletes. Elite Coaches. Elite Location. This is NLCNATION.  

Work With & Work Out For Leading COllegiate Coaches

The National Lacrosse Classic offers athletes the unique opportunity to be taught by some of the best coaches in the NCAA. Hands on training from elite level coaches gives you the chance to learn from the best and develop your skills. The numbers don't lie- more than 1,900 NLC alumni competed in the NCAA in the 2018 season.  
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Coaches Nominate Your Best Players Here! 

Let's Do It! 

All Coaches that nominate the best athletes on their team get entered to win a FREE Maverik Lax stick! 

Location Matters, That's Why We Play At DE Turf

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THE LARGEST ALL-SYNTHETIC TURF SPORTS COMPLEX IN THE MID-ATLANTIC

  • 12 Synthetic Turf Fields
  • 5 Lighted Fields
  • Championship Stadium With Seating for 700
  • Multipurpose Room for Educational Programming
  • Free Public Wi-Fi
  • Restaurant-quality concessions
  • On-Site Parking
  • 30 Miles from Delaware's Beaches
  • Tax-Free Shopping
  • Located in the I 95 corridor provides easy access   

Three ways To Earn Your Way Into the 2019 NLC

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All Tournament Team Selection 

 

Play in select tournaments throughout the country, make the tournament all-star team  & automatically earn your bid to the 2019 NLC. 

Take Your Game To The Next Level

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With all the competition, don't you want to learn from the best? Here's what former Blue Jays captain has to say about taking your game to the next level. 

Event Communication

We've teamed up with BAND, a leading group communication service, to create world-class experiences for young athletes and their families at our events." As a leading group communication app, BAND makes it easy for coaches to get organized and communicate with their teams for free, with critical features like group messaging, calendars, RSVPs and much more". Their mission is to bring people closer together through stronger communication.

Our Proud Partner

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Based in Liverpool, NY., Cascade Maverik is comprised of two brands, Cascade and Maverik. Cascade’s “passion to protect” has helped it become the #1 manufacturer of lacrosse head protection for male and female athletes at all levels of the sport. Since 1986, Cascade prides itself on building and delivering high performance game-changing headgear, manufactured in the USA. Maverik, founded in 2005 by All-World professional lacrosse players, is a leading lacrosse manufacturer of heads, shafts, complete sticks, a complete line of protective gear, and accessories.

Recruiting Exposure

Your NLC tuition includes a ConnectLAX profile to connect with college coaches before our event, streamline onsite scouting via their digital coach book and allow post-event recruiting as game film coupled with your player info is shared with every college coach. ConnectLAX resources help families find colleges that fit both on and off the field and connect with coaches. Their event social feed helps us promote the highlights and accomplishments of every player alongside our media partners. Attendees are invited to join personalized walkthroughs of the platform and process.

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Get Your Game Filmed!

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The NLC has partnered with First Scout to provide recruitment film services for college bound athletes! Every game will be filmed in HD from elevation and you can order game film and highlights for college recruiting.

What People have to say about the 2018 event

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Tracy D.

Parent

"This is actually our first year here and we’re having a fantastic experience! It’s something that I hope to do in future years and bring my 2024 to next year."

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Pam P.

Parent

"I think that its been really great for my son to play with different players and learning how they play. Especially since we came all the way from Colorado, it’s interesting to play east coast teams and learning from them and developing his skills."

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Kate S.

Parent

"I love having my daughter exposed to this level of high competition. I would definitely recommend this event to other athletes and club teams that are looking to compete at higher levels and really embrace the lacrosse community."

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Mark P.

Parent

"We were able to attend one of the information sessions and it’s great to hear college experience pointers and tips from someone who is actually in the field and in college. My daughter gets a lot of valuable insight from someone in that position."

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Tom R.

Parent

"My sons have played in this event for a number of years. This is one of the events we have to do every summer. It’s really one of a kind in the lacrosse community, it’s really a special event."

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Nye

Parent

"The event this year is tremendous. I’ve never seen a facility put together like this that offers a variety of fields types and viewing experiences that allows you to feel relaxed while you watch your kid play."

What People have to say about the 2018 event

Screen Shot 2018-10-17 at 11.15.13 AM

Tracy D.

Parent

"This is actually our first year here and we’re having a fantastic experience! It’s something that I hope to do in future years and bring my 2024 to next year."

Screen Shot 2018-10-17 at 11.26.00 AM

Mark P.

Parent

"We were able to attend one of the information sessions and it’s great to hear college experience pointers and tips from someone who is actually in the field and in college. My daughter gets a lot of valuable insight from someone in that position."

Screen Shot 2018-10-17 at 11.28.02 AM

Pam P.

Parent

"I think that its been really great for my son to play with different players and learning how they play. Especially since we came all the way from Colorado, it’s interesting to play east coast teams and learning from them and developing his skills."

Screen Shot 2018-10-17 at 11.44.09 AM

Tom R.

Parent

"My sons have played in this event for a number of years. This is one of the events we have to do every summer. It’s really one of a kind in the lacrosse community, it’s really a special event."

Screen Shot 2018-10-17 at 11.20.41 AM

Kate S.

Parent

"I love having my daughter exposed to this level of high competition. I would definitely recommend this event to other athletes and club teams that are looking to compete at higher levels and really embrace the lacrosse community."

Screen Shot 2018-10-17 at 11.19.12 AM

Nye

Parent

"The event this year is tremendous. I’ve never seen a facility put together like this that offers a variety of fields types and viewing experiences that allows you to feel relaxed while you watch your kid play."

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