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Rip the Duck

The Annual Rip the Duck Tournament hosted 90+ youth teams in 2017 including teams from Texas, Minnesota, Pennsylvania​, Michigan, Wisconsin, Illinois, Kentucky, New York and Indiana.  
In 2018 divisions will include A, B, C levels for U14, 12, and 10. Now all teams can experience the great tradition of Rip The Duck and enjoy a fantastic Notre Dame men's lacrosse game. 

Location: Jr Irish Soccer Fields

Address: 5200 Nimtz Pkwy, South Bend, IN 46628

Cost: $1200 Multiple team discounts are available. 

Format: Four game guarantee. Three pool play games with minimum one bracket play game.  Game times will be dependent on start of Notre Dame game. Not all pool play games will be completed by Saturday evening. Some teams will continue pool play on Sunday. 




Rip The Duck


Jr Irish Fields

South Bend, IN

Dates: TBD April 2018

In conjunction with Notre Dame Lacrosse game.

Each team will receive 25 tickets to the game


U10 A,B,C
(8/31/09 - 9/1/07)

Generally 3rd and 4th graders


U12 A,B,C
(8/31/07 - 9/1/05)
Generally 5th and 6th graders


U14 A,B,C
(8/31/05 - 9/1/03)
Generally 7th and 8th graders

Hotel Information

RIP the Duck Tournament Hotel Accommodation Information

Travel Team USA is the official Hotel Coordinator for our Tournament. As part of your registration, you are required to book your overnight accommodations at one of the tournament approved housing options.

Please see the website link below for full detailed information regarding the event and for information on how to book groups of rooms for the event at the available hotels.

Please contact Jaime directly with any questions or concerns you may have at


Tournament Info and Forms


Check-In times will vary depending on when your first game is

**Each team must submit an Official US Lax Events Waiver Form at Check-In**

Please click the tab below to download the Rip the Duck WAIVER FORM and ROSTER FORM

Henry Sitkiewicz

Director of Sales Marketing

Phone: 7083057014

Weather Policy

Click the icon below to download our full Weather Policy

Tourney Machine

We will be using Tourney Machine throughout the tournament. Go to and search Rip the Duck under the "tournaments" tab.

You will be able to follow your team(s) and see scores and standings updated as the tournament goes on.