• The best playing with and alongside the best: this showcase is only for nominated players
• Many of the Nation’s top DII and DIII institutions will be in attendance; Due to time of year and NCAA Recruiting Rules, DIs will not be in attendance.
• Participants will take part in individual drills (run by DII and DIII coaches) and small game sessions, in order to most comprehensively showcase their talent
• Teams will be “Drafted” from these sessions and put into teams that will compete full field
• Top DII and DIII college coaches will be running all drills and will be the coaches for the drafted teams
• Participants will be playing in the LARGEST Sports Complex in North America: Spooky Nook Sports!
• High Resolution Video will be taken all day and distributed to all college coaches in the nation
• A unique overhead balcony will allow spectators and college coaches to view all play
Age Groups and Dates
2017s to 2020s: December 10-11, 2016
Coaches that have RSVP’d. Updated as of 12.6.16. More are expected to come!
Important Note: If you are interested in attending an institution that is not listed below, it is suggested that you reach out to them and let them know you are interested in their program and that you will be attending The Draft! Also, all drills and games will be filmed and distributed for free to every college coach in the country. You will have the ability to be seen by ALL college coaches in the Nation!
Cedar Crest College
Chestnut Hill College *
Drew University *
East Stroudsburg University *
Franklin & Marshall College *
Hiram College *
Juniata College *
Lancaster Bible College
Lebanon Valley College
Nyack College *
Ohio Valley University
Seton Hill University *
Slippery Rock University
The Catholic University of America *
University of Charleston
Westminster College- PA
*COACHING and RECRUITING at The Draft!
Ultimate Events and Sports has teamed up with Touchline Video to bring you the best video coverage at the lowest possible price. All fields with 2017-2020s will be filmed, with the opportunity for athletes to purchase individual game film at the lowest rate offered by the majority of other tournaments. Touchline will also offer their professional editing services to create highlight videos at a price that is cheaper then doing it yourself!
Note: All game film will be provided to all college coaches in the nation so that they do not miss any of your games!
Ultimate Events and Sports is doing their part in securing commitments from some of the Nation’s top institutions, but it is also highly advised that the athletes do their part. If an athlete is interested in a particular program or school, it is suggested that the athlete contact that coach. Let them know who you are, your team name, that you are interested in their program, and you will be attending The Draft!
• ALL players MUST have a recommendation to participate; Recommendation form is part of the initial application form, but it is also at the top of our website
• Participants will have drills and small game situations through the late afternoon on Day 1
• Game play will start in the evening on Day 1 and continue throughout Day 2
• A Draft game pinnie and shorts will be provided
• All play is INDOORS
• A Draft game pinnie and shorts will be provided
• Athletes are permitted to wear molded cleats, sneakers, or turf shoes. Metal or detachable cleats are NOT allowed!
• USL certified officials will be on all full field games
ALL FEES are NON REFUNDABLE and MUST be RECEIVED at time of Acceptance
Please check back for available hotels and booking instructions.
Step 1: All interested players need to click on the “Yes, I want to be DRAFTED” link above and fill out all information to apply.
Step 2: You MUST then submit the Recommendation Confirmation link to either your High School or Club Coach. This link is provided to you at the end of your initial application; it is also copied below.
Step 3: Once you are accepted, you will be sent a final confirmation and formal registration link, and at this time you will submit payment and all information needed for your Player Profile
*Note: ALL Players are recommended by a College, High School, and/or Club Coach
• ALL participants MUST be US Lacrosse Members in order to participate in the tournament. Athletes must provide your US Lacrosse membership numbers as well as expiration date when they complete their waiver. If they are not currently a member, please visit this site to sign up, as well as receive information on potential benefits
• Weather Policy – The majority of tournament expenses are paid prior to the event. As such, in the event of inclement weather and full days are missed, there may be a portion of your fee refunded or credited towards the following years. We will NOT refund or credit for portion of games being missed. The event reserves the right to alter all schedules in order to keep The Draft participants safe and/or to keep on time.
For Directions & Maps
Spooky Nook Sports
75 Champ Blvd
Manheim, PA 17545
For Further Information
Please contact Becky Wells, Co-Director, at 484-302-5057 or Becky@ultimateeventsandsports.com
Online registration not available for this event.