A great opportunity to prepare for State Championship tournaments.Historically, the winners of the Bullrush have consistently made the Championship round at the Wis. State Tournament.
High caliber Varsity and JV Boys High School teams from Wisconsin, Illinois and Minnesota.
Consistently recognized by both coaches and players as a well-run tournament, with competitive games.
College coaches scout the tournament
Will be celebrating the 19th Anniversary in 2018!!
Location: Verona High School, 700 N. Main Street, Verona Wisconsin 53593-1103 (Just west of Madison WI)
Team Tournament Fees
Early Registration (by December 1, 2017): $375
Registration after December 1, 2017: $425
Registration Deposit: $250
Bullrush will be run as a Varsity only tournament in 2018 and each team will have three full length games played under NFHS rules. In an effort to keep the games as competitively balanced as possible for Boys, Bullrush will attempt to have 2 separate division brackets. Division A (Varsity) and Division B (JV). Please select your Division/Bracket when registering.
The Tournament Registration Cutoff Date is April 1, 2018. At that point, the Bullrush Tournament Director will determine the following: actual tournament size, division/bracket structure, and pairings based on teams which have submitted their entry fees.
If the number of teams needs to be trimmed to an even number, the last team registered and paid will be the first team eliminated. A full refund will be provided to that team if that occurs.
Games will be played on Saturday, May 12, 2018.
Final format and schedule will be based on final enrollment count.
Team rosters are due by April 12, 2018.
A full team roster is requested for the tournament program and for Insurance purposes.
This is an in-season Varsity tournament, and players on the tournament roster must be eligible to play and be listed on that team’s regular season roster.
This is an in-season Varsity tournament and players on the tournament Roster must be eligible to play and listed on that team’s regular season roster.
Honor the Game and respect all competitors. Foul language or other unsportsmanlike conduct (including taunting) will not be tolerated, on or off the field.
Players can be ejected by Referees or tournament staff for fighting or other unsportsmanlike conduct. Ejected players will not be allowed to play in the next game.
Trophies will be awarded to top finishers.
Tournament Director has final say on any ruling or tournament clarifications.
The Tournament bracket boards will be updated throughout the weekend.
Standard NFHS rules with the following changes:
a) Game field dimensions may vary slightly from the official dimensions.
b) “Pinnie” jerseys may be allowed based on weather conditions at game time.
Entrance Fee Refund Policy
No refund will be made to any team that withdraws from the tournament after April 12.
The Tournament Director, Committee, the Verona Lacrosse Club, its Officers, Coaches, and volunteers shall not be responsible for expenses incurred by any team that withdraws from the tournament
The Tournament Director has the authority to cancel, reschedule, relocate or abbreviate any game, to include the entire tournament, due to: climatic conditions, other acts of nature, or other conditions affecting the tournament.
The Tournament Director reserves the right to modify the length and location of any game, or the tournament.
The decisions of the Tournament Director are final. No protests are allowed.
The Verona Lacrosse Club, its officers, tournament staff, and volunteers will not be responsible for any expenses incurred by any team, including the cost of registration, in the event games are discontinued or canceled due to inclement weather, adverse field conditions, or other conditions affecting the tournament.
In the unfortunate event that the tournament will be unable to proceed, the following guidelines will be used regarding the refund of Entrances Fees:
1. No refunds will be given for shortened games or schedule changes during the Tournament (weather or other reasons).
2. If the entire tournament is canceled before the start of any games, no more than 80% of a Team’s entrance fee will be refunded.
3. If the tournament is canceled before Saturday's play has been concluded, no more than 50% of the teams’ entrance fee will be refunded.
4. If the tournament is canceled after Saturday's play has been concluded, no refund will be provided.
If paying by check, make checks payable to VLC, and mail to Verona Lacrosse Club, mail fees to: Verona Lacrosse Club, P.O. Box 930548, Verona, WI 53593-0548
Contact Todd Jindra,
, 608-577-6940 for specific questions about the tournament rules.
Contact Janice Luna Castro,
, 608-469-3005 for any registration-related questions.