Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 8/7/15
Registration is open for The Draft, a premier individual girls’ lacrosse showcase for players in the classes of 2016 to 2019 on Jan. 23-24 at Spooky Nook in Manheinm, PA
Where: Spooky Nook Sports near Lancaster, PA (http://www.spookynooksports.com/)
The largest Sports Complex in North America!
* The best playing with and alongside the best: this showcase is only for nominated players
* Many of the Nation’s top DI, DII and DIII institutions will be in attendance
COACHES WHO PARTICIPATED IN 2015 – CLICK HERE FOR LIST.
* Participants will take part in individual drills (run by DII and DIII coaches) and small game sessions, in order to most comprehensively showcase their talent
* Teams will be “Drafted” from these sessions and put into teams that will then compete full field
* DII and DIII college coaches will be running all drills and will be the coaches for the drafted teams; DIs will be recruiting from the sidelines!
* Participants will be playing in the LARGEST Sports Complex in North America!
* High Resolution Video will be taken all day Touchline Video and distributed to all college coaches in the Nation, via TeamXStream
* A unique overhead balcony will allow spectators and college coaches to view all play
* ALL players will receive a full branded uniform and gear!
Quotes from 2015
“Thank you for such a well-organized event. The girls has a great experience and are already looking forward to attending next year!” – C. Sullivan, Parent
“It was really well organized and great to see all the college coaches! I’m glad my daughter participated in the inaugural event. We would definitely recommend ‘The Draft’ to players we know for the future!” – B. Heimbach, Parent.
“You all did a great job. Great facility and well organized. Worth the trip from Seattle.” – R. Gagliardo, Parent
“I had a 2017 commit that I spotted at The Draft. If it hadn’t been for your tournament I wouldn’t have seen her until this summer and she might have been gone by then!!! Thank you!!!” – L.Evans, Duquesne
* ALL players MUST have a recommendation to participate; Recommendation Form is below.
* Only 256 participants will be chosen; 64 participants from each age group.
* Participants will run through drills and small game situations though the late afternoon on Day 1
* Game play will start in the evening on Day 1 and continue throughout Day 2
* Cost is $375/player (GREAT VALUE for all received)
* All age groups (2016s-2019) are playing on one weekend (New in 2016) to maximize recruiting exposure for all college coaches and players
For further information: https://www.ultimateeventsandsports.com/events/the-draft/