The Crab Cake 2024

Questions? Contact kate.henwood@nxtsports.com or alex.benedict@nxtsports.com

Location: North East, MD

Dates: July 13-14, 2024

Cost

  • 2026-2028: $1850
  • 2029-2033: $1650

Divisions

  • 2026-2028 A/B 
  • 2029-2031 A/B (2032-2033 7v7)

Facility: Calvert Regional Park

crabs, lax & cake

3 of the best things in life

The Premier Youth Girls Lacrosse Event of the Summer! Where Maryland's Crabs meet Championship Cakes! 

Cecil County offers beautiful turf fields and well-manicured grass fields at one location. Combine this with great competition and a fun experience for your youth teams and you have the perfect youth event for your summer! 

We think about the details so you don't have to.

Family Friendly Scheduling:  We schedule your games in a morning or afternoon block. Half of the day on the field, the other experiencing Baltimore & surrounding areas. 

registration details

  • Deposit Due: Upon Registration
  • Payment Due in Full Deadline: April 15, 2024

Failure to meet the payment deadline will constitute non-acceptance of the tournament registration and forfeiture of the tournament spot and deposit fee.

gameplay

HIGH SCHOOL
2026 | 2027

  • 22-minute halves | Running Central Clock | Two-minute halftime
  • Championship format
  • Guaranteed 4 games
  • Certified referees
  • Mixed teams accepted*

See Tournament Rules for more detailed and age-appropriate rules.

 

MIDDLE SCHOOL/YOUTH
2028 | 2029 | 2030 | 2031

  • 22-minute halves | Running Central Clock | Two-minute halftime
  • Championship format
  • Guaranteed 4 games
  • Certified referees
  • Mixed teams accepted*

See Tournament Rules for more detailed and age-appropriate rules.

 

7v7 Gameplay

YOUTH
2032 | 2033

  • Two 22-minute halves with two-minute halftime (running clock)
  • Championship format
  • Guaranteed 4 games
  • Certified referees

Click here to read our full 7v7 rules