Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 12/30/13
The inaugural NXTsports Holiday Indoor Tournament at United Sports took place earlier Monday, providing a fun and exciting box lacrosse experience for all participating teams. Box goalie equipment was provided for all participating teams, and shot clocks were in use, providing an authentic box atmosphere.
Said Robin Baxter, NXTsports VP of Events, “We were happy to partner with United Sports to put on this fun, one-day holiday tournament. It was a great turnout for an inaugural event and we look forward to making the Holiday Indoor Tournament a tradition in the years to come.
In the 7th/8th grade division, Trashcan L.C. went undefeated on the day, besting Springfield 14-5 in the championship game to take home the trophy.
While in the 5th/6th grade division, Freedom Lacrosse Club avenged a morning pool play loss to Rising Sons L.C., winning the championship game rematch by a tight 6-5 margin in overtime on a diving goal by Sam Bevevino.
NXT wishes to thank all participating teams, coaches, parents and referees.