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September 16-17, 2023
Featuring fast paced World Lacrosse action with 30 second shot clocks!

The Great Midwest Sixes

Great Midwest Sixes

We are excited to announce the 13th annual Great Midwest Sixes, formerly the Great Midwest Shootout. Since 2010, this tournament has been a staple for many teams to kick off fall ball. Put your team together today and explore what Fort Wayne has to offer!

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The Great Midwest Sixes

September 16-17, 2023

Location: The Plex North, 1807 East California Road. Ft. Wayne, IN
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Field # 6,7 & 8 on the map at the bottom of this page.   

Format:  World Sixes with minor modifications
4 -8 min quarters
4-game guarantee w/ Some getting 5-6
Round Robin followed by Championship format for top teams
2 Experienced Officials per game
12-14 Players Per Team
30-second shot clock 

2023 Divisions:
HS Varsity & JV
Men’s: Open

New Divisions for 2024:
Varsity & JV, U14 / U12 / U10 
Girls: Varsity & JV, U14  / U12 
Men’s: Open, Masters 30+
Women’s: Open

Bearpaw customizes its bracket creation based on placement calls with program directors.  Players/Teams may play up a division but not down.

Schedule on Tourney Machine:

Tournament Early Bird Fee: $950 Per Team
After 8/15 fee goes to $1100
Deposit of $150 due at registration and remainder due 8/20

  • World Class Location & Facility
  • Certified Athletic Trainer
  • Grass Playing Surface
  • Schedule on Tourney Machine
  • Photographer/Videographer
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Located just down the street from the Iconic Ft. Wayne Colusioum The Plex North has a fantastic location with well-manicured grass fields.

Please do not book rooms outside of TRAVELING TEAMS as this is a Stay to Play Event. If you have an urgent request, please call 800-430-1159 between 9am and 6pm EST – Monday – Friday.