Tinseltown Throwdown Hosts 40 Teams at the Rose Bowl This Weekend

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This weekend, around 40 teams will descend on the Rose Bowl for Adrenaline’s Tinseltown Throwdown.

Games will be played in Lot H at the Rose Bowl, with teams divided into two divisions each for High School through Youth and one division for Grom. Games begin Friday at 9 a.m., with the last set of games starting at 3 p.m. Saturday, the first set of games begins at 8 a.m., with the last game at 2 p.m.

Some of the Southland programs who will attend include LA Lazers, OC Crush, Saddleback Starz, 395 Starz, Golden Eagles, South Bay Lacrosse Club, 3d Select and Corona Raptors. San Diego teams like the Laxdawgs also will play in the tournament, as well as Vegas Starz and others.

The Tinseltown Throwdown is officially designated an AdrenaFest – short for Adrenaline Festival – a tournament series separate from LXMATS that is focused more on gaining playing experience and lacrosse education than on winning tournament championships. According to the schedule, playoffs are not held in this tournament.