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Registration Opens •  8/1/2014 • Noon  EDT
In it’s eigth year, SAND STORM  has exploded into THE place to compete as players prepare
for their spring lacrosse seasons.

Power packed with teams from the both coasts and non-traditional areas including Arizona,
Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Nevada, Oregon, Texas, Utah and Washington, SAND STORM
will once again provide the ultimate destination lacrosse experience for both girls and boys!

Just like the places from which the teams travel, SAND STORM provides a spectrum of
opportunities for top notch competition and for an unparalled venue for enjoying life. It's a win-win!

Nestled in the desert valley below the San Jacinto Mountains, SAND STORM’S Palm Springs
ocale boasts unprecedented skyline views, a multitude of spa/golfing activities, spectacular
January weather and the opportunity to play on the unbelievable fields of the Empire Polo Club. 
Winter Break . . . at it’s best!


Synapse Sports offers a complimentary hotel concierge service providing registered teams
guaranteed room blocks at the following Host Hotels under preferred rates & terms.  Sand
Storm is not a stay-to-play event, however if you wish to stay at any of our Host Hotels, rooms
must be booked through Synapse Sports. If a team books rooms at any Host Hotel outside of
Synapse Sports– directly or through a travel provider – tournament registration will be rescinded.
2015 Sand Storm Host Hotels
Courtyard Marriott Palm Desert
Desert Princess Palm Springs Golf Resort
Embassy Suites La Quinta Hotel & Spa
Embassy Suites Palm Desert
Fantasy Springs Resort & Casino
Hampton Inn & Suites Palm Desert
Hilton Garden Inn Rancho Mirage
Holiday Inn Express Indio
Homewood Suites Palm Desert
Indio Super 8 & Suites
JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa
La Quinta Resort & Club
Miramonte Resort & Spa
Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa
Quality Inn & Suites Indio
Renaissance Esmeralda Resort & Spa
Residence Inn Palm Desert
The Westin Mission Hills Gold Resort & Spa
Host Hotel Registration for Sand Storm 2015 opens: 
Aug  1 -  registered clubs that booked through Synapse in 2014
Aug 11 - all registered clubs
Detailed Host Hotel information will be provided to teams following registration. 
Room blocks are allocated on a first come - first served basis, based on availability.
For more information or to secure a room block contact:
Beth Bracaglia: 410-573-1414 x103;



Synapse Sports is the premier provider of lacrosse playing opportunities and recruiting events in the U.S.
Founder and CEO Cathy Samaras has been a trailblazer in the sport of lacrosse, working tirelessly for
over 20 years to promote the growth and development of the game – from grassroots to global. 
To learn more about the exciting events organized by the company visit <> or call 410-573-1414.  

Founded by former UVA 4-time All American Michael Watson, Lax West is committed to helping its
participants reach their full potential as competitive lacrosse players and coaches through a variety
of platforms including instructional and competitive camps, clinics and events, as well as coaching
clinics and seminars, invitational exhibitions, games and tournaments.
Visit <> for more information.

Online Check-In

Online Check-in is now available for this event.

What is Online Check-in?

Online Check-in eliminates the need for your team to show up in person before your first game by allowing you to complete the check-in process online. You will be required to upload .pdf files or images to the secure sincSports cloud. The event will determine which documents are required.

There is a $20 non-refundable fee. You must scan documents or take digital photos to complete this process. We will help you through the rest! Please click the link below to begin:

Begin Online Check-in




Sand Storm Info


Palm Springs
Visitor Information


Under Armour

To make reservation,
simply click the Synapse
logo once on their site.
IGNORE: member# & password!

Official Tournament Gear

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Tack Room Tavern

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Kaiser Family Restaurants

Hogs Breath Inn • Jackalope Ranch


Indio Super 8

Need a last minute room close to the venue? 

Call 760-342-0264 – book under “albatross” block code.

Reservations subject to availability.

Hyatt Regency Indian Wells

Resort & Spa

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