Battle At The Barn
Ft. Wayne, IN
January 11-12, 2020

Welcome to the Battle At The Barn Box Tournament!  This tourney has become a must attend event for all serious box teams to be tested by the best around!  This tournament is one of the original box tournaments in the region with a long history of great competition and competitive games.  Teams come from all over the US and Canada to test their box skills at our USBOXLA sanctioned tournament!  

  • Details
  • Hotel & Area Info
  • Past Results
  • Schedules

Location: The Plex North 1807 E California Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46825

4 Divisions: Grades 5-6, 7-8, High School A & HS B. 

We are also exploring the option to have a 3rd HS division.  This would be for new teams or teams with younger HS players on it.  If this is of interest please contact us. 

Saturday Game Times: 7:30 AM - 10:30 PM (est)
Sunday Game Times: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM (est)

Questions: Contact us to get your team in on the action!  ken@bearpawlacrosse.com / 317-804-1721

Fee: $1500* per team
$500 deposit due upon registration / Balance is due November 1st, 2018.
* If paying by credit card there will be an additional 2.99% fee.  Failure to meet the final payment deadline will constitute non-acceptance of the tournament registration and a forfeiture of the tournament spot and deposit fee.

Rosters and Waivers Due: January 10, 2019.
If you miss the deadline you must still complete the waivers but any HS players that do not compete their registration will not be included in the college coaches packet.

  • USBOXLA Sanctioned
  • 4 game guarantee with some teams getting 5
  • Certified Athletic Trainer
  • Turf playing surface - No cleats are allowed.  Flat bottom shoes only.
  • Goal Size is 4' x 4'6" 
  • Boards all around - no opening behind goals
  • Single door for each bench
  • Download the USBOXLA rule book here.
  • Hotel accommodations must be made through the USBOXLA partner PSE Event Housing.  Please use the Hotel info below to secure your rooms.
  • Every player and coach must be a member of USBOXLA for insurance and safety.  If you do not have a USBOXLA membership you need to go to http://membership.usboxla.com and apply for either a weekend warrior membership for $20.00 or a full annual membership for $45.00.
  • Concessions are available at the facility. Please do not bring coolers, outside food or drinks.
  • Water for Teams - Please bring your own water bottles for the benches.

Hotels:

The US Box Lacrosse Association is proud to announce a partnership with PSE Event Housing as the official hotel coordinator for our certified USBOXLA event. PSE Event Housing has secured room blocks for all of the out of town teams participating in our event. Participating teams must use PSE Event Housing for their hotel needs. Acceptance and participation is contingent upon use of this service. Please do not contact hotels directly as team reservations must be made via the PSE Event Housing website. Team reservations will not be accepted if calling the hotel directly.  National Account Manager Ashley Allmannsberger will also work directly with clubs to make sure your accommodation requests are met.

E: ashley@tournamenthotels.com
P: 888-417-6446

Hotel Booking link: https://pse.tournamenthotels.com/pse/Event/3187

What To Do: 

https://www.visitfortwayne.com

2019 Champions and Runner Up Teams

Click for the 2019-BATB All Tournament Team

Game stats in a zip file - Click for Stats

HS A Champions – Resolute
Runner Up – L4

HS B Champions – Resolute
Runner Up – L4

7-8 Champions – Louisville Kings 2023
Runner Up – Mighty Ducks

5-6 Champions – Louisville Kings 2025
Runner Up – Resolute

2018 Champions & Runner Up Teams

HS A Champions – Resolute
Runner Up – L4

HS B Champions – Resolute
Runner Up – L4

7-8 Champions – Resolute
Runner Up – FCA

5-6 Champions – FCA
Runner Up – Resolute

2017 Champions

A Bracket Champions - Resolute

Individual Awards
Offensive MVP - Connor O'Brien  / Resolute
Defensive MVP - Fin Arneson / 412
Tournament MVP - Landon Trout  / Resolute

B Bracket Champions - 412

Individual Awards
Offensive MVP - Eli Ciotti / 412
Defensive MVP - Evan Smith / Illini
Tournament MVP - Blake Blaisdell  / Jr. Dragonfish

2016 Champions

  • 3 x 12-13 min running time periods.
  • 2 min rest between periods.
  • last minute of the 3rd period is stop time.
  • game clock starts on the hour whether teams are ready or not.  Any team in violation will be given a 2min delay of game penalty.
  • 1 x 30 second timeout per game.
  • if tied after regulation time teams immediately proceed to a USBOXLA Shootout (3 shooters each and home team decides on whether they will shoot first or second).  If tied after that, there is a sudden death shootout round (all rostered players must shoot before any player shoots twice).