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                                                                       BOYS & GIRLS
October 19 & 20, 2019
Plantation, Florida
Boys 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U, Rising Stars, HS Elite
 Girls MS, HS
We seek to have A/B divisions in each


Welcome to the Gold Coast Lacrosse Shootout.  We are a high quality tournament played on high quality fields against great competition.   The number participating teams has grown tremendously in 8 years.  We expect over 70 teams this year and we will sell out at some divisions this year.  Register early to reserve your spot.  The Plantation parks WILL BE AVAILABLE to us so we will be holding the 9th annual event in Plantation.


320 S. Pine Island Road
Plantation, FL

9151 NW 2nd Street
Plantation, FL
There are seven lighted fields, a playground, a concession stand, a picnic pavilion and restrooms within this park. The park is located near the Broward Mall, just south of the Broward Boulevard and Pine Island Road intersection and north of I 595.  Protected by Thor Guard Lightning System.
There are five lighted fields, a playground, a concession stand, a picnic pavilion and restrooms within this park. The park is located approximately 1 mile from Pine Island Park, just north of Broward Boulevard and west of Pine Island Road.  Protected by Thor Guard Lightning System.
Pine Island Park Central Park

Pine Island Park to Central Park
(1.5 miles, 5 minutes)

Exit to Pine Island North. Turn left at Broward Blvd (light).  Turn right on Central Park Drive (across from Jacaranda).  Take 1st right into park.

Central Park to Pine Island Park
(1.5 miles, 5 minutes)

Exit to Central Park Drive and turn left towards Broward Blvd.  Turn left on Broward Blvd.  Turn right on Pine Island Road. Turn left on SW 3rd St.

Pine Island Park                                                   Central Park

Boys   (A&B splits will be done if enough teams to support each)
(date of birth is the determining factor for 8U-14U.  Grade determines HS)
8U - Born after 8/31/2011 (3rd/4th graders a/ka/ HS grad years 2030/2031)  7v7
10U - Born after 8/31/2009 (3rd/4th graders a/ka/ HS grad years 2028/2029) 10v10 or 7v7
12U - Born after 8/31/2007 (5th/6th graders a/k/a HS grad years 2026/2027)
14U - Born after 8/31/2005 (7th/8th graders a/k/a HS grad years 2024/2025)
HS Rising Stars - HS no seniors (exception requests accepted)
HS Elite -  All high school grades including seniors

Girls (A&B splits will be done if enough teams to support each)

LS - Grades 3-5
MS - Grades 6-8
HS - Grades 9-12

This event is a US Lacrosse Nationals Sanctioned Qualifier Event for both BOYS AND GIRLS.  Teams competing in the top competitive divisions will accrue points and all points earned at this event will count towards qualification for the 2020 US Lacrosse Nationals. The 2020 US Lacrosse Nationals will cap off the 2019 event season with a championship for the 14U & 13U Boy’s and Girl’s Divisions. For additional information visit ww.uslacrosse.org/events/nationals.

Our event:

 - 4 game minimum
 - A & B tournaments attempted in each division if at least 4 teams
 - Round robin and playoff phases
 - Championships in each division

 - Tournament Champion T-Shirts for teams finishing 1st in each division
 - Dick's Sporting Good tournament discounts 

 - Lots of vendor booths (see logos at bottom)


Dick's Sporting Goods  The Official Sporting Goods Retailer of the Gold Coast Lacrosse Shootout will have GCLS Shop Day at Dick's Sporting Goods, located near the fields at The Fountains, 801 S. University Drive, Plantation on October 18-20 ONLY for 20% off THE ENTIRE STORE (Some restrictions).  Players can also pick up a discount sheet w/ 10% off coupons that are good for a longer time but cannot be used with the special SHOP DAY coupon.  CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE 20% SHOP DAY FLYER

All registrations are per team
The registration fee is $1,150 for 1-2 teams, $1,095 for 3-6 teams, $1,025 for 7 or more teams.
$500 Deposit per team due upon registration, balance due October 10.

Late fee $150 after October 10.

The deadline for team roster is Wednesday, October 16.
The deadline for player waivers is Friday Oct 18 at noon.

Our tournament hotel room blocks can be found HERE

Schedules are completed and will be are posted on the TOURNAMENT SCHEDULES page approximately 1-2 weeks prior to the tournament.  It is always good to check this site on Friday eve to make sure you have current schedules.  Any changes will be noted on the schedules page in the notes area.

**** TOURNEY MACHINE APP ****    SCHEDULE LINK https://admin.tourneymachine.com/R51714
All schedule and score updates will be visible on Tourney Machine on your phone.    You can also follow your team and receive tournament updates (score postings, schedule changes and news) via text and email.

Vendor area will be available for players and parents for lacrosse and other items.  We welcome sponsors and vendors and have sponsor packages available.  If you are interested in becoming a sponsor of or vendor at the tournament, please complete our Vendor Registration Form or email

Roster form will need to be submitted via email no later than Wednesday, October 17. 
We will be using a new waiver system called SPORT ID.  The system will be up and running by 10/15.  Player waivers are to be completed online by each participant by following the link below.  WAIVERS SHOULD NOT BE COMPLETED UNTIL A TEAM HAS REGISTERED.  The link will guide participants to create a login account and complete the form.  Player who have completed their waivers will appear on the team roster on the site.  All players must be current US Lacrosse members.  The waiver process will verify that.
        Roster Form (Excel)  
Player Waiver LINK




The Gold Coast Lacrosse Shootout is organized and run by BROWARD LACROSSE ADVANTAGE, INC., owned and operated by Pete & Carmen Dunne, long time player, coach and supporters of youth lacrosse in the state of Florida.   We are excited to provide this great tournament with the assistance of the International Polo Club and the support and blessing of US Lacrosse.  The facilities are great and the weather can't be beat.  We look forward to the competition.  To learn more about Broward Lacrosse Advantage and the programs we offer visit the MAIN PAGE of this website.  To learn more about Pete visit the ABOUT US page of this website.