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Official Qualifier Event of the IMG Nationals

FALL SHOOTOUT
October 21 & 22, 2017
Plantation, Florida
Boys 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U, Rising Stars, HS Elite
 Girls MS, HS
 
 
 
 

 
 
 

2017 EVENT INFO
Welcome to the Gold Coast Lacrosse Shootout.  We are a high quality tournament played on high quality fields against great competition.   The number participating teams has grown tremendously in just 5 years.  We expect over 80 teams this year and we will sell out at some divisions this year.  Register early to reserve your spot.

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Tournament Dates:
Saturday & Sunday, October 21-22, 2017
Venues: PINE ISLAND PARK and CENTRAL PARK
PARKS
PINE ISLAND PARK

320 S. Pine Island Road
Plantation, FL

CENTRAL PARK
9151 NW 2nd Street
Plantation, FL
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There are seven lighted fields, a playground, a concession stand, a picnic pavilion and restrooms within this park. The park is located near the Broward Mall, just south of the Broward Boulevard and Pine Island Road intersection and north of I 595.  Protected by Thor Guard Lightning System.
 
There are five lighted fields, a playground, a concession stand, a picnic pavilion and restrooms within this park. The park is located approximately 1 mile from Pine Island Park, just north of Broward Boulevard and west of Pine Island Road.  Protected by Thor Guard Lightning System.
 
Pine Island Park Central Park

DIRECTIONS
Pine Island Park to Central Park
(1.5 miles, 5 minutes)

Exit to Pine Island North. Turn left at Broward Blvd (light).  Turn right on Central Park Drive (across from Jacaranda).  Take 1st right into park.

DIRECTIONS
Central Park to Pine Island Park
(1.5 miles, 5 minutes)

Exit to Central Park Drive and turn left towards Broward Blvd.  Turn left on Broward Blvd.  Turn right on Pine Island Road. Turn left on SW 3rd St.


 
        
Pine Island Park                                                   Central Park
DOWNLOAD PINE ISLAND PARK LAYOUT
DOWNLOAD CENTRAL PARK LAYOUT
 

DIVISIONS
Boys   (A&B splits will be done if enough teams to support each)
(date of birth is the determining factor for 8U-14U.  Grade determines HS)

8U - Born after 8/31/2009 (K-2nd graders a/k/a HS grad years 2028/2029)  NOTE: 7v7
10U - Born after 8/31/2007 (3rd/4th graders a/ka/ HS grad years 2026/2027)
12U - Born after 8/31/2005 (5th/6th graders a/k/a HS grad years 2024/2025)
14U - Born after 8/31/2003 (7th/8th graders a/k/a HS grad years 2022/2023)
HS Rising Stars - HS no seniors
HS Elite -  All high school grades including seniors

Girls (A&B splits will be done if enough teams to support each)

MS - Grades 4-8
HS - Grades 9-12


TOURNAMENT FEATURES
 - 4 game minimum
 - A & B tournaments attempted in each division if at least 4 teams
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Round robin and playoff phases
 - Championships in each division

 - "A" Division Champions and runner ups in Boys 12U, 14U, RS and HS Elite will qualify for IMG Nationals Nov 18-19, 2017, Bradenton, FL
 -  MVP stick for winning team to award 
 - Tournament Champion T-Shirts for teams finishing 1st in each division
 - Dick's Sporting Good tournament discounts (retail store nearby)

 - Lots of vendor booths (see logos at bottom)
 - Download our app for weather info, results, schedules, field maps, etc. Search the store for BROWARD LACROSSE Itunes 
or Android App  
 

Dick's Sporting Goods  The Official Sporting Goods Retailer of the Gold Coast Lacrosse Shootout will have GCLS Shop Day at the Plantation location on October 20-23 ONLY for 20% off THE ENTIRE STORE (Some restrictions).  Players can also pick up a discount sheet w/ 10% off coupons that are good for a longer time but cannot be used with the special SHOP DAY coupon. 
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE 20% SHOP DAY FLYER

 


REGISTRATION FEES & DEADLINES
All registrations are per team
The registration fee is $1,200.
Programs registering 4 or more teams get a $100 per team discount.
$500 Deposit per team due upon registration, balance due October 10.
Late fee $150 after October 10.


The deadline for team roster is Wednesday, October 18.

The deadline for player waivers is Friday Oct 20 at noon.

 

TOURNAMENT RULES

HOTEL INFORMATION
Our tournament hotel room blocks can be found HERE

TOURNAMENT SCHEDULES/BRACKETS/RESULTS
Schedules are completed and will be are posted on the TOURNAMENT SCHEDULES page approximately 2 weeks prior to the tournament.  It is always good to check this site on Friday eve to make sure you have current schedules.  Any changes will be noted on the schedules page in the notes area.

**** TOURNEY MACHINE APP ****
All schedule and score updates will be visible on Tourney Machine.  Go to  http://www.tourneymachine.com/R24574 to view the 2016 schedule on your computer.   To download the app on your mobile device go to  http://www.tourneymachine.com/R24574 on your phone.    You can also follow your team and receive tournament updates (score postings, schedule changes and news) via text and email.

2016 Schedules and results:

-Go to  http://www.tourneymachine.com/R24574 on your computer
 -Click the green Notifications button
 -Follow your team and choose to receive updates via e-mail or text


SPONSORS/VENDORS
Vendor area will be available for players and parents for lacrosse and other items.  We welcome sponsors and vendors and have sponsor packages available.  If you are interested in becoming a sponsor of or vendor at the tournament, please complete our Vendor Registration Form or email

PLAYER ROSTER/WAIVERS
Roster form will need to be submitted via email no later than Wednesday, October 19.  Player waivers are to be completed online by each participant by following the link below.  WAIVERS SHOULD NOT BE COMPLETED UNTIL A TEAM HAS REGISTERED.  The link will guide participants to create a login account and complete the form.  Player who have completed their waivers will appear on the team roster on the site.  All players must be current US Lacrosse members.  The waiver process will verify that.
        Roster Form (Excel)  
Player Waiver LINK


TOURNAMENT DIRECTORS
The Gold Coast Lacrosse Shootout is organized and run by BROWARD LACROSSE ADVANTAGE, INC., owned and operated by Pete Dunne, long time coach and supporter of youth lacrosse in South Florida.   We are excited to provide this great tournament with the assistance of and in the beautiful city of Plantation Florida.  The facilities are great and the weather can't be beat.  We look forward to the competition.  To learn more about Broward Lacrosse Advantage and the programs we offer visit the MAIN PAGE of this website.  To learn more about Pete visit the ABOUT US page of this website.