HS & MS Summer Travel Team Tournament

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Administration & Logistics

  • Who  - 2021, 2022, 2023, 2024, 2025 and 2026 teams - The 2027/28 team does not attend
  • Dates - Saturday August 1 and Sunday August 2
  • Location - Games are group by graduation year at one of several locations.  2021 and 2022 will be at the same location to help with recruiting:

    • Pittsford Mendon High School, 472 Mendon Road, Pittsford, NY 14534
    • Calkins Road Middle School, 1899 Calkins Road, Pittsford, NY 14534
    • Barker Road Middle School, 75 Barker Road, Pittsford, NY 14534
    • Mendon Center Elementary School, 110 Mendon Center Road, Pittsford, NY 14534
  • Tournament Information 
    • Event Website
    • Fields: grass and field turf, so bring cleats and your preference for turf shoes or cleats.
    • The tournament will provide an atmosphere convenient to both teams and college coaches.
  • Teams Attending in 2019
    • Boston Kings, Blue Chip, Bluestar, Coyotes, FCA, Edge Canada, Express Midwest, Express North, Hardcore, Iron Horse, Juiced Cherries, Krakens, Koopers, Lacrosse School, Laxachusetts, Minnesota Loons, NJ Riot, O2 Lacrosse, Orange Crush, Rock, Top Gun Fighting Clams, Steps Elite, Sweetlax, Tomahawks, Tri-State, Upstate Lacrosse, 2W Lacrosse, 315 Lacrosse, 802 Lacrosse.
  • Colleges In Attendance - 140 coaches from 115 schools - 33 D1 (Click For Full List)

2020 Waivers

  • All Players must complete the SweetLax waiver - You can NOT play without the waiver.

    • 2020 Sweetlax Waiver (NOT AVAILABLE YET)

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Tournament Information

Rules

  • Each game will consist of 22 minute running halves with a 4 minute halftime.
  • We will play NCAA rules for all games.
  • There will be 2 referees on each field
  • Sticks must meet NCAA standards. There will be no stick checks unless requested by the opposing coach. If the stick is found to be legal, the challenging team will be assessed a 30-second releasable penalty.

 

Schedule (2020 Sweetlax Tournament - NOT AVAILABLE YET)
The actual tournament format / schedule will be released in June. The general schedule is below.

  • Saturday August 1, 2020 - POOL PLAY (Example Only)
    • 8:00 am - Check-in at tournament
    • 9:00 am - Game 1 Field 9
    • 12:00 PM - Game 2 Field 8
    • 4:00 AM - Game 3 Field 6
    • Two All Star games showcasing the top 40 players in different age groups will take place on Saturday night after the last game. All-Stars are selected by the college coaches in attendance.

 

  • Sunday August 2, 2020 - PLAYOFFS (Example Only)
    • 9:00 am - Game 4 Field 9
    • 12:00 PM - Game 5 Field 8

 

2020 Check In / Check Out (Tournament)

  • Check-in will be from 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM on Saturday August 1st .
  • Check-out will be after your last game on Sunday August 2nd.
    • Only the BR Tournament Director will check-in and check-out.
      • Players DO NOT check In / Out at the Tournament HQ
      • Players and parents should find the BR Staff Director.
      • Plan on meeting us at the fields 45 minutes before your first game.
  • We will email out specific instructions on where to meet as we get closer to the tournament
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Lodging, Transportation & Meals

Lodging - (Parents and Players) - There is a hockey tournament the same weekend.  Book Early!!!!

  • There are no dorms included in your fees. All players and parents have to find their own housing.
  • BR is not a travel agency - do not contact us about your hotel stay / booking.
  • The tournament sent me the following information that parents can book directly:
  • All Reservations need to be made by June 30, 2020.
  • Hotel No Show Policy: Failure to cancel or check in at the above hotel will result in a charge of your entire stay to be billed.

 

2020 What To Bring (Hotel and Fields)

  • For the room: toiletries.
  • For the field: game gear for five games; all equipment including but not limited to helmet, mouthpiece, shoulder pads, arm pads, gloves, sticks, cleats, turf shoes etc.
  • Water Bottles. Water will be provided on every field, but not water bottles.
  • Other: casual clothing for downtime & meals, etc.
  • Money: not too much, but enough for pizzas at night, drinks during the day, etc. from the camp store, which will be located on the fields.


2020 Transportation / Directions - There Is No Bus For This Tournament

  • Please note that there will be no team travel arrangements for this tournament. Therefore, players are responsible for their own transportation to and from the tournaments.
  • Any player needing a ride should contact coach Calleri immediately.  He will help arrange carpools.  Any player/parent willing to help out with carpooling should also contact coach Calleri so that he will know where we have room in cars.  Thank you for your understanding with this matter.
    • Specific Directions to Pittsford, NY can be found HERE. Just enter your address or where you plan to leave from.


2020 Meals - You Must Bring Money For Food As Most But Not All Meals Are Included

  • The tournament DOES NOT provide any meals.
  • The hotels normally have breakfast for the players included in the cost.
  • All other meals are not built in to the trip.
  • Therefore, the kids need to bring money to pay for their meals.  Please plan accordingly.

Note: Please do not skip meals it will come back to haunt you during the games.