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5v5 Fast Break Battle

Introducing the 5v5 Fast Break Battle! 


Save the Date! Join us on Sunday August 9th, 2020 


Registration Coming Soon! 

The NSC is proud to add and introduce a new Lacrosse tournament to the National Sports Center in 2020. The Fast Break Battle is coming to the NSC Campus! This tournament will bring together boys and girls lacrosse players from all over the state of Minnesota!

Click on the sections below to learn more.

Tournament Details 
  • Sunday August 9th, 2020 
  • Games are played 5v5 (4 field players + 1 goalie) on a short-sided field
  • Non-Sanctioned Tournament - Grab your best friends and hit the field for a fun-filled day of lacrosse! 
  • Boys & Girls Divisions available: Youth (8U/10U), Prep (12U/14U), & High School (16U/19U), Men's & Women's Open (19+)
  • More than just a tournament - The Fast Break Battle allows players to improve their lacrosse skills and create lasting memories with their teammates! 

Why 5v5 Lacrosse?

With 4 field players and 1 goalie on the field, 5v5 lacrosse makes it more accessible to play the game of lacrosse then ever before!

  • Fluid Positions 
  • Battling the clock 
  • Constant Movement 
  • Accelerates Development & Technical Ability 
  • Increased Participation

Tournament Features & Activities

  • Date: Sunday August 9th, 2020
  • Played on brand new state of the art turf fields
  • 3 - Game guarantee (All divisions played on the same day) 
  • 24-minute games (12 min. halves) 
  • Top Teams advance to the championship
  • Sub on the fly
  • Awards provided for champions of each division

Divisions Offered

Boys Divisions 

  • Youth (9U / 10U) 
  • Youth (11U / 12U)
  • Prep (13U / 14U)
  • Prep (15U / 16U)
  • High School (17U / 19U)
  • Men's Open (19+)


Girls Divisions 

  • Youth (9U / 10U) 
  • Youth (11U / 12U)
  • Prep (13U / 14U)
  • Prep (15U / 16U)
  • High School (17U / 19U)
  • Women's Open (19+) 

Tournament Fees

  • $150 team fee due with tournament application


Refund Policy

  • Teams dropping from the tournament prior to July 25th will receive a voucher in the amount of the team fee. The voucher is valid within one year of the event and can be used for the next 5v5 lacrosse tournament.
    • Using the voucher is based on availability and does not guarantee acceptance into the event. 
  • Teams dropping from the tournament on or after July 26th, 2020 will not receive a voucher. 

Surcharge Fee

  • The National Sports Center has instituted a 2% surcharge on all submitted card payments to help cover a portion of the processing fees assessed to the NSC by the card processing companies. Customers can avoid the fee by paying with an e-check with an online registration.

Tournament Rules

Coming Soon!

Schedules & Results

2020 Schedules will be available Friday, July 31st at 5pm. 





High School





High School


Registration Application & Deadlines

  • Application deadline is August 1st, 2020 (or when bracket fills)
  • Required forms due August 1st, 2020

  • Proof of age may be sent to Logan via email @ 

Application for Registration

Updated links coming soon! 

*Registration Link
  • $150 team fee due with tournament application

Team fees are payable by Visa, MasterCard, check, money order or cash

Required Forms

Everything you need to manage your team's trip to the Fast Break Battle is located below. 



Complete your tournament roster using the Manager link below

  • Team Manager Account Link (Updated link coming soon!)

Rosters may contain 5-9 players. All players must be identified on the tournament roster. Enter the player’s name, primary position and jersey number.

  • The player’s date of birth (DOB) is entered by the parent on the NSC Liability Waiver. Remember: You must enter the player names before parents can sign the waiver
    • Provide parents with the team ID and the link for this task.
  • You may monitor the progress of your parents by selecting View Roster from the online roster menu. Each time a parent completes the online waiver, an ‘X’ is displayed to the left of the player’s name in the WV


  • Liability Waiver Link (Updated Link coming soon!)

We are excited to offer you a new waiver experience, NSC Event HQ!  Please direct parents to complete their waiver using the process outlined below.  The account owner must be 18 years of age or older.  (Only one account per family)

  1. Create your account HERE, or log in to your existing account HERE and skip to the “Complete a Waiver” section below.
  2. After you have created your account, verify your email and set up your password.
  3. Log in to your account and add your children and or spouse as “participants”  (If applicable).

To Complete a Waiver

Log in to your NSC Event HQ account HERE

Once Logged In:

  1. Click on the “Customer Tools” link in the main menu bar and then select “Complete waiver”. 
  2. Select the event.  You may also filter the events by sport and/or name. 
  3. Enter the Team ID-provided by the team manager.
  4. Select the participant’s name from the roster (if not on the roster contact the team manager).
  5. Select the participant’s name from the drop-down in your NSC Event HQ account. If  participant is not listed in your account,  you must add them.  
  6. Read and accept.

PLEASE NOTE:  Managers/Coaches may NOT complete waivers for any player other than their own child.  If you do so, all waivers will be re-set and your account will be locked.



Sunday, August 9, 2020

  • Location: Welcome Center
  • Time:  Opens at 8:00 am.  No later than 1 hour before your first game


  • A representative must check in 1 hour prior to your first game
  • Proof of age must be presented for all players; no proof of age – no play.
  • Boys and Girls Divisions: (please note:  All 8U-14U teams must have at least one adult present during games in a supervisory capacity)
  • In the event of an emergency en route, contact Logan at 612.597.1539

Concussion Training

All coaches involved in a National Sports Center YOUTH event are required to take concussion training as dictated by Minnesota Statute 121A.37. The U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention has a free, online course entitled “HEADS UP” is accessible by the link here.

A copy of the Minnesota statute is available as a PDF download here.

Tournament Contact

Logan Halvorson

Tournament Director & Registrar

Phone: 763.785.5678