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One of the most prestigious and oldest box events in the USA

Battle At The Barn

Welcome to the Battle At The Barn Box Tournament 2022! 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 in an action-packed weekend of box!

One of the first and definitely one of the best USBOXLA tournaments in the country!

Register Here & Online Waivers2023 Schedule

Battle At The Barn

When: January 7-8, 2023

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

Divisions: 

  • High School A/B
  • Grades 7-8
  • Grades 5-6

A & B skill levels are available within some divisions. Players/Teams may play up a division but never down.  Bearpaw customizes its bracket creation based on placement calls with program directors and reserves the right to move a team's placement to promote fair play.

Estimated Game Times:
Saturday Times:
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sunday  Times: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
All times are Eastern Time Zone.  

Schedule: A full schedule will be available approximately 3-5 days before the event.

Fee: $1949* per team
$500 deposit due upon registration / Balance is due November 1st, 2022. 

Contact us for multi-team discounts or in confidence for teams that need financial support.  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.

We will follow the USBOXLA rule book with the following changes.

  • No cleats are allowed at this facility.  Just flat bottoms shoes.
  • Goal Sizes = PeeWee Goal Size 4'x4' and Bantam & HS Goal Size 4'x4'6"​
  • 3 x 12 min running time periods.
  • 2 min rest between periods.
  • Last minute of the 3rd period is stop-time if teams are within 2 goals.
  • Game clock starts on time whether the teams are ready or not.  Any team in violation will be given a 2 min delay of game penalty.
  • 1 30-second timeout per game per team.  A time-out stops game & penalty time.
  • Pool & Bracket Play - If tied after regulation time teams immediately proceed to a USBOXLA Shootout (3 shooters each and the 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).
  • The championship game will play One 5 minute sudden victory over-time.  If it is still tied then a shootout will decide the champion.

USBOXLA Rule Book Can be found here: OFFICIAL-USBOXLA-Rule-and-Situational-Book-NO-PRINT

Tie Breakers (Updated 1/4/2023)

  • Points - 2 points for a win. 0 points for a loss
  • Head to Head - This breaks ties based on the record (or points, if points are used) against the teams tied with. For example, if 3 teams have the same overall record at 4-2 and all 3 of the teams played each other an equal number of times and one teams record against the other two was 2-0 and another was 1-1 and the other was 0-2. This tie-breaker would order them accordingly. If all three teams had identical 1-1 records, this tie-breaker would not be used.

It should be noted that this tie-breaker is completely ignored if all of the teams tied do not play each other an equal number of times. For example, if there are 3 teams tied and one team played the other two, but the other two did not play each this tie-breaker will be ignored (regardless of the outcome of the two games played by the first team)

  • Goals Allowed - The total of a teams opponents score. The smallest total wins the tie-breaker.
  • Goals Scored - The total of a team's score. The higher total wins the tie-breaker.

Max Score Differential Per Game 10

Bearpaw Lacrosse Events Box Lacrosse Tie Breakers




2022

 

2021 Battle At The Barn  - All Tourney Teams

Minnesota Stars

Peewee
Grant Hennen
Torgnyr Wison Elg

Bantam
Carter Harris
Sam Johnson
Jack Schanaman
Colin Pederson

Midget/HS B
Jake Rossman
Layne Kology
Tyler Alvers
Ben Schuster

HS Elite
Zach Picard
Evan McNally
Zach Dewey

Resolute

Pee Wee
Matthew Esguerra
Joe Hayes
Cameron King
Ethan Dodgion

Bantam
Cincinnati 25/26
Nathan Logan
Quinn Riley
Hunter Hemphill
Steven Hamblin

Bantam
Resolute 2025/2026

Will Musgrove
Vance Ames

Midget/HSB
Cincinnati
Nate Clark
Aiden Schramm
Michael Niere

Resolute 23/24
Alex Roe
Josh Wade

HS Elite
Resolute 2023

Cayden Christopher
Luke Ray
Joe Ginnetti
Owen McGee

Haymakers

Midget/HSB
Ryan Frecht: Transition
Mac Link: Forward

HS Elite
Tanner Hegarty: Forward
Michael Fulmer: Defense

True Illinois

Pee Wee
Will Pursley #3
Quinn Acello #77
Caiden Hays #40

Bantam
Caden Smith #51
Nick Quaid #33

Midget/HS B
Jaret Jawor #0
Cooper Ganch #17

L4 Mingos

Midget/HSB
Kaleb Madsen 46
Michael Wheeler 23


Next Steps After Registering...

  • Hotels - TRAVELING TEAMS®

    We have partnered with TRAVELING TEAMS® to secure discounted room blocks at a variety of tournament approved hotels close to our venues. This is a Stay to Play event. It is required that all teams traveling to this event reserve their hotel accommodations through TRAVELING TEAMS®. Thank you in advance for your cooperation!

    Click Here To Book Your Hotels

Every player and coach must be a member of USBOXLA.  If you need a current membership, please go to: http://membership.usboxla.com