Big 12 Fall Lacrosse Invitational

Sunday, November 15, 2015 represents the inauguration of the Big 12 Fall Lacrosse Invitational. The tournament was founded by Kevin Mayer, Co-Director Rock Lacrosse Baltimore in close collaboration with George Parks Co-Director Rock Lacrosse and Howard County recreation and Parks.

The Big 12 event has been developed and structured to provide high school club lacrosse participants in the 2019 and 2018 classes a tournament venue, schedule and program that provides a fall tournament experience combining ELITE level competition with evaluation opportunities and NCAA DI, DII, DIII recruiting exposure for the team/players participating.

As a member of Passport Alliance Rock Lacrosse has aligned this event with the Passport Alliance tournament trail includes all participating members of the Alliance.

ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease) and the battle to cure this devastating disease holds a special place in Coach Mayer's hear. Frank –Lynn– Mayer, Kevin's father pass away from ASL in 2001 and a proceeds from our event will be donated to the Brigance Brigade an organization which supports ALS research and families with members suffering from the disease.

If you would like to donate to the Brigance Brigade Foundation as a part of the Big12 Fall Lacrosse event, visit this website. When donating, please enter Big12 into the comment box within the link/donation area.

Big Lacrosse Fall Lacrosse invitation is an invitational event. If you are interested in participating, please complete the contact form below to submit a request. You can use the same form to ask questions about the event.

Pursuant to Rock Lacrosse's affiliation with the Passport Alliance, the following Passport Members and other participating clubs will be attending the event:

Other members will also be in attendance. Check back soon or contact Kevin Mayer at (443) 813-1084 for complete list of attendees.

The Big 12 Fall Lacrosse Invitational will be held at Blandair Park in Howard County Maryland on a 3 Turf Field Complex & the turf field at Oakland Mills HS (adjacent to Blandair). Directions to each locator and field maps are below.

 

Blandair Park

 

Blandair Field

Big 12 Fall Lacrosse Invitation uses Tourney Machine for our schedules.

Schedules can be viewed via web application and or you can download the App to your phone. Visit Tourney Machine to check out the Tournament Schedules.

All Star Game

Big 12 Fall Lacrosse Invitational will hold an All Star game for 2018 and 2019 class after each class session at the event. Schedules and times to follow and be posted by 11/1/2015. Each participating club coach and or director will be asked to nominate 5 players from each team. 2 of those players can be verbally committed, 3 cannot. Big 12 Fall Lacrosse Invitational members directors, and college coaches will evaluate the nominees during the event and The Big 12 Fall Lacrosse Invitational Staff and college coaches will select the final teams. All Star game format will mirror those for the event. Each All Star team will be coached by college coaches.

Youth Clinic

Big 12 will host a youth clinic for middle school participants during the event, directly by college coaches. Clinic details and registration instructions to be forwarded at a later date.

NCAA Rules

  • Two 24-minute running half's
  • One 5-minute half time
  • One 2-minute time out (used any time)
  • If the game ends in a tie, there will be a 4-minute running time period added

Note: This is a round robin event
(not a championship format)

Travel

If you need assistance with travel, logistics, etc. please contact Katherine Mayer, Big12 Tournament Operations Director, katmayer@rocklacrosse.net.

Game Film

Film of each game will be available to clubs at the end of the event and or can order player or team specific film through our partner.

Game Film from First Scout Productions

Big Lacrosse Fall Lacrosse invitation is an invitational event.

If you are interested in participating, please fill out the contact form below to submit a request or call Kevin Mayer at (443) 813-1084. Use the same form to ask questions about the event.

Legacy Global Sports is the Big12 tournament partner and provided all photos for the site.
Website built by Jeff Miskis.

A portion of each teams registration fee will go towards supporting research ALS.
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