Summer 2020 Age Groups Dates and Times:
2022’s: Friday July 10th, 8am – 2:45pm & Saturday July 11th, 8:00am – 11:45am
2023’s: Saturday July 11th, 4:15pm – 8:45pm & Sunday July 12th, 8:00am – 2:45pm
2024’s: Friday July 10th, 2:45pm – 8:45 pm & Saturday July 11th, 12:30pm – 4:15pm
Location: Central Park of Morris County, NJ
4 turf field complex with all fields side by side.
Each team will have 5 games on full fields. 3 games one day, 2 another day.
ALL teams will play in flighted pools based on competition level that is chosen by the coach/club manager.
Timing: Two 20-minute halves with a running clock. There will be a 2-minute half time and 3 minutes between games. (45 minute blocks)
All teams should be warmed up and ready to take the field for their next game.
There will be one central horn used for all timing.
1 horn to signify the beginning of the game.
1 horn to signify the beginning and end of halftime.
1 horn to signify the end of the game.
Rules: G8 will follow all US Lacrosse & NFHS Rules as it pertains to each age level with the following tournament specific modifications:
There are NO timeouts
During an injury timeout, clock will run.
8-meter shots will be played out if the horn sounds for the end of the game or half. If the 8-meter free position is already in play when the game horn sounds, then the game is done at the time of the horn; if ball crosses the goal line after the game horn sounds, the ruling is NO GOAL (same as USL.)
Alternate possession – The team listed first on the schedule receives the first alternate possession. After the initial possession is awarded, the possession will then alternate.
1 Yellow card – the player must sit for 2 minutes, running clock, the official will keep time.
2 Yellow cards – the player must sit the remainder of the game. And may return to the next game.
RED card (Player) – The player must sit the remainder of the game and the NEXT game.
RED card (Coach) – the coach must leave the game and remain away from the game until the completion of the game.
Class of 2023
The four-goal rule will NOT be used.
There will be a flip chart and score sheet on all fields.
Officials will record the scores and coaches will sign off on them.
Coaches are responsible for changing the flip charts. All official scores will be kept at tournament headquarters.
Inclement Weather Policy:
Inclement weather is out of the control of tournament directors, officials and site managers. Safety is our number one concern. In the event of thunder and/or lightening, all games will be suspended for 30 minutes from the last occurrence. Games will resume at their regularly scheduled time. No games will be made up or delayed.
The tournament will be held in the rain. In the event of heavy rain, it is up to the tournament directors, officials and site managers as to whether the field(s) is/are deemed safe to play on.
2019 Colleges in Attendance
|Arizona State University|
|Binghamton University (2)|
|Boston University (3)|
|Brown University (2)|
|College of the Holy Cross|
|East Carolina University|
|East Stroudsburg University|
|Fairfield University (2)|
|Florida University (2)|
|Franklin and Marshall College|
|Fresno State University|
|High Point University|
|Jacksonville University (3)|
|James Madison University (2)|
|Johns Hopkins University|
|Lehigh University (2)|
|Liberty University (2)|
|Montclair State University|
|Ohio State University|
|Palm Beach Atlantic University|
|Penn State (2)|
|Saint Joseph’s University|
|Stony Brook University (2)|
|The University of Tampa|
|UMass Amherst (2)|
|Univeristy of Denver|
|University at Albany|
|University of Charleston Women’s Lacrosse|
|University of Cincinnati|
|University of Colorado Boulder|
|University of Delaware (3)|
|University of Indianapolis|
|University of Louisville|
|University of Michigan|
|University of New Hampshire (2)|
|University of North Carolina (2)|
|University of Notre Dame|
|University of Oregon|
|University of Pennsylvania (2)|
|University of Pittsburgh|
|University of Richmond (2)|
|University of Richmond (2)|
|University of Rochester|
|University of Southern California (2)|
|University of Vermont|
|University of Virginia (2)|
|Villanova University (2)|
|Virginia Tech (2)|
|Yale University (2)|