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

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.  

We've Teamed Up With The Headstrong Foundation!

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We are extremely excited to help the HEADstrong Foundation spread their philanthropic message to so many young lacrosse players at this year’s event. We believe in the power of athletics to strengthen communities, and the HEADstrong foundation has made an immeasurable impact on the lacrosse community through their support of more than 16,000 cancer patients and their families over the past 12 years.

The HEADstrong Foundation will be on hand at the 2019 National Lacrosse Classic to interact with attendees and share their mission of improving quality of life for cancer patients nationwide. Interested in supporting their cause at the NLC? The HEADstrong Foundation will be accepting gift card donations, which will be integrated into HEADstrong comfort kits and service activations for families. Recommended gift cards include $20 for Visa, Uber, Target, or CVS. Gifts can be delivered directly to HEADstrong’s awareness tent on site at DE Turf on Monday, July 15th. 

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. 

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.

EnduroPhoto

Pre-order you photo package for the 2019 National Lacrosse Classic and save! Enduro Photo and its team of award winning sports photographers will follow your player throughout 2019 National Lacrosse Classic!

Hotels

Please note all LEGACY events have a “stay to play" hotel policy. This policy means that all attendees/groups in need of hotels are required to book them through PSE Tournament Housing in order to participate in the event. This policy helps to ensure sufficient availability at quality hotels and the best available rates.

Rooms will book up quickly so please book well in advance. 

Phone: (888)-417-6446 | E-mail: customerservice@tournamenthotels.com

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.

Professional Game Film

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

Professional Game Film

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

What People have to say about the 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 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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