Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 2/6/20
From Press Release
The Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) is proud to announce a partnership with NXT Sports to support the league’s 2020 PLL Weekend in Atlanta on June 6th and 7th, at Kennesaw State University’s Fifth Third Bank Stadium.
NXT operates ‘Summer Jam’ and ‘Southern Invitational’ tournaments in and around Kennesaw, GA – combining as one of the premier youth lacrosse event weekends in the country. The partnership aims to support one of the largest existing lacrosse gatherings in the South with a PLL Game Weekend to drive game attendance and create a remarkable experience for attendees.
“We’re extremely excited to collaborate with an esteemed organization like NXT,” says Mick Davis, Head of Ticketing for the PLL. “We’re thrilled to provide this opportunity to the organizations and families that will be attending the tournaments, and believe their attendance will help create an unbelievable atmosphere at our games. We’re eager to co-create an unforgettable lacrosse weekend in what we believe to be a budding hotbed for the sport.”
“NXT’s partnership with the PLL will create the biggest weekend of lacrosse in the South,” says Peter Lawrence, President and Executive VP of Boys Lacrosse at NXT. “We are excited to merge our first-class youth event with an industry-leading pro event in the Atlanta area, and we look forward to June 6-7.”