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11th Annual West Coast Showcase 2017 – 1st-4th Grade (U8-U10)


The 11th Annual Boys West Coast Showcase returns to Morgan Hill Outdoor Sports Complex – The #1 venue in Northern California to run a 100 team tournament!

REGISTRATION PROCESS

Coaches or Team Contacts will sign up their team online FIRST, then players can register and select their team name from the drop down menu on the registration form.

There are 3 different registration options for this tournament:

  1. Teams – Register your team(s) for Coaches/Team Contacts. (Use BLUE Register Now button on this page)
  2. Players – Once your team is registered, assign yourself to your team by selecting your team name from the drop down menu & checking the box to accept Player Waiver. (Use BLUE Register Now button on this page)
  3. Free Agents – Don’t have a team and still want to play? You can register as a FREE AGENT by clicking here!

IMPORTANT DATES

  • REGISTRATION BALANCE DEADLINE – DUE MAY 22 – All registered teams must be paid in FULL (Full payment is due at time of registration for teams who register AFTER this date)
  • CREDITS/REFUNDS REQUEST DEADLINE – MAY 22–– none will be issued after this date for ANY reason.  ** Credit/Refund requests for teams before this date will be subject to $500 non-refundable deposit 
  • TEAM REGISTRATION DEADLINE – JUNE 16
  • PLAYER WAIVER DEADLINE – JUNE 23

TOURNAMENT HIGHLIGHTS

  • 12 manicured fields, beautiful weather with the backdrop of the Santa Cruz Mountains – EPIC!
  • Perfect venue for teams to play together and bond during the off-season
  • Allows players to compete against competition from around the country
  • 89 teams competed in the WCS last year- areas that were represented: Washington, Oregon, Orange County, Los Angeles, San Diego, Sacramento, Santa Barbara, Reno, Chico, Lake Tahoe & all over the Bay Area
  • Festival vibe and amazing Vendor Village with delicious food, drinks & lax gear!
  • Hotel accommodations close to the field

AGE/GRADE ELIGIBILITY

 

 

 

NCJLA and US Lacrosse Player segmentation
Season from 1-Sep-16 thru 31-Aug-17 Age Group NCJLA Bracket Grade Affiliation Grad Year (GY) Bracket Grad Year
Birthdate from 1-Sep-09 thru 31-Aug-10 U7 U8 1st GY27+ 2028
Birthdate from 1-Sep-08 thru 31-Aug-09 U8 U8 2nd GY27+ 2027
Birthdate from 1-Sep-07 thru 31-Aug-08 U9 U10 3rd GY25+ 2026
Birthdate from 1-Sep-06 thru 31-Aug-07 U10 U10 4th GY25+ 2025
Birthdate from 1-Sep-05 thru 31-Aug-06 U11 U12 5th GY23+ 2024
Birthdate from 1-Sep-04 thru 31-Aug-05 U12 U12 6th GY23+ 2023
Birthdate from 1-Sep-03 thru 31-Aug-04 U13 U14 7th GY21+ 2022
Birthdate from 1-Sep-02 thru 31-Aug-03 U14 U14 8th GY21+ 2021
Birthdate from 1-Sep-01 thru 31-Aug-02 U15 JV 9th GY19+ 2020
Birthdate from 1-Sep-00 thru 31-Aug-01 U16 JV 10th GY19+ 2019
Birthdate from 1-Sep-99 thru 31-Aug-00 U17 JV/Var 11th GY17+ 2018
Birthdate from 1-Sep-98 thru 31-Aug-99 U18 Var 12th GY17+ 2017
Birthdate from 1-Sep-97 thru 31-Aug-98 U19 Var 12th/PG GY17+ 2017
  • Grade Eligibility– is determined by the player’s grade of the current (2016/2017) school year. All West allows GRADE to be the final determination – for example if you are in 4th Grade and do not qualify for the U10 age division per NCJLA/US Lacrosse regulations (due to birthdate cut offs) you can still play the U10 division.  This rule is applicable in all divisions
  • Players are permitted to play UP one age division. Players are NOT permitted to play down an age division for any reason
  • ** Violating eligibility rules is subject to disciplinary action. See rules for details

SKILL LEVEL GUIDE FOR TEAMS

  • 1st – 4th Grade (U8-U10) Silver: Teams consisting of intermediate players
  • 1st – 4th Grade (U8-U10) Gold: Teams consisting of advanced players
  • *We will offer Gold & Silver brackets within Junior age divisions if we field enough teams in those divisions

OVERVIEW

  • 1st/2nd Grade (U8) Teams will have 5 scheduled games spread over the weekend of 4×4 format (No goalie)
  • 3rd/4th Grade (U10) Teams will have 5 scheduled games spread over the weekend of 8×8 format: 2 Defense, 3 Midfield, 2 Attack & 1 Goalie
  • Certified athletic training staff on site for all games
  • There are NO refunds or credits for this program including injury/illness after the Team Registration deadline & no Individual Player refund/credits due to Team registration
  • Please review our FAQ page for additional information & policies

DON’T HAVE A TEAM & WANT TO PLAY?

You can register as a FREE AGENT by clicking here!

Players who are interested in participating in the tournament who are not affiliated with any registered team, can register as a FREE AGENT.  Once registered, you will be placed on a waitlist to join a team needing extra players. Free Agents not placed on a team will be reimbursed their fee. Please refer to FAQ page for Credit/Refund policy.

ACTIVITIES IN THE AREA

  • There are a number of hotels right across the street from the fields and also in San Jose which is a short drive. Hotel Recommendations in Morgan Hill & South San Jose
  • Aquatic Center, bowling, movies,  golfing, fine dining, wine tasting plus Thursday, Friday and Saturday night entertainment such as concerts, plays, comedy shows
  • Tour packages available such as shopping tour to Gilroy Premium Outlets (over 145 stores in the complex), Monterey Bay Tour – Aquarium, 17 mile drive, Carmel, San Francisco Tour – Alcatraz, Chinatown, Fisherman’s Wharf, etc., Santa Cruz Tour – Beach Boardwalk plus beaches, beaches and more beaches, Yosemite Tour – a weekend or 2 day trip at the least, Nature Tour – Big Basin and Henry Coe State Parks, Lake Anderson, Santa Cruz Mountains, Wine Tasting – Napa, Sonoma, Healdsburg

Location:

Morgan Hill Sports Complex, 16500 Condit Rd, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Morgan Hill Sports Complex, 16500 Condit Rd, Morgan Hill, CA 95037