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Battle In The Big Apple

2017 Battle in the Big Apple

2017 Battle in the Big Apple Champions and Runners-Up

Congratulations to our 2017 Winners

**The Following Teams Qualified for IMG Nationals 2017

High School Division Champ - Long Island Warriors

High School Division Runner Up - Tappan Zee Lacrosse

U13 Champ - E3 Lacrosse

U13 Runner Up - Tribe Lacrosse

U11 Champs - E3 Lacrosse

U11 Runner Up - Brooklyn Lacrosse Club


New York City's 1st Lacrosse Recruiting Showcase

The Battle in the Big Apple Lacrosse Showcase 2017

July 8th and 9th at Randall's Island Park NYC

Registration is open to all teams in the following age brackets Varsity (A), Varsity (B), Junior Varsity (A), Junior Varsity (B), U13 ,U11 and U9 Division

**Discounts available for organizations registering multiple teams

**Elite Division Winners and Runners-Up will qualify to play in the IMG National Lacrosse Championships in November of 2017

Beautiful Venue: Randall's Island Park overlooking the Manhattan skyline and right on the waterfront with breath taking views all around the walkways surrounding the fields. Fields are beautifully maintained Turf and Grass and all the fields are very close together making it easy to make your way around the tournament

Randalls Island Park it is centrally located in New York with easy access from all the surrounding states, boroughs and Long Island. The park is only a few minutes away from LaGuardia Airport as well for any teams and players flying in and there is also a public bus the M35 which can be caught by the 4,5 and 6 train station at 125th st, and Lexington Ave. and taken to the park.

Tournament Highlights

*Divisions available to signup for:

Registration is open to all teams in the following age brackets Varsity (Elite), Varsity (A), Varsity (B), U15 (Elite), U15 (A), U15 (B), U13 (Elite), U13 (A), U13 (B), U11 A and B Divisions and U9 Division

*There are beautifully maintained Turf and Grass Fields in the complex

-Each team is guaranteed 4 games

-Championship and A Divisions have Elimination Playoffs, B Divisions play 4 Game no playoffs

**Preliminary games in Championship and A Divisions will be used to seed the teams in the Playoff Brackets, Playoffs will be single game elimination.

-Top 4 teams in Championship and A Divisions make Playoffs

-All games will be 2 (20) minute running halves with a 3 minute halftime

-2 Refs will be at every field

-The winning team in each bracket will receive awards

**The 1st and 2nd place team in the Elite Brackets Varsity, Junior Varsity, U15 and U13 brackets will be invited to play at the IMG National Championships this November in Florida!!

**College Coaches from all Divisions have been invited to attend

 U9 Teams

-Each Team will receive 4 guaranteed games

-Team with top record in their division will be crowned the Champion

-All games will be 2(15) minute halves with a 4 minute half time

-1 Ref at every field

-The winning team in each division will receive awards



Official Sponsor of the Battle in the Big Apple

National Scouting Report

National Scouting Report will be at the event scouting players for colleges. You can register to get scouted FREE!! Just click the link below:




The winners and runners-up of the Battle in the Big Apple will be invited to the IMG Academy in Bradenton Florida for Nationals in November!!

The winner and runners-up in the following brackets are eligible to play for the National Championship:

Elite Bracket Winners- Varsity, Junior Varsity,U13

Connect Lax

We have teamed up with Connect Lax of the the nations leaders in helping players get recruited. They will be on-site and offering video packages.

You can checkout what they have to offer at