The 970 Lax League will consist of 6 weeks of practices and 5 game weekends. During this time, players will learn the fundamentals of lacrosse and be able to develop their skills as a lacrosse player.
USA Lacrosse Membership
- All players will be required to have a USA Lacrosse number in order to play
- Please visit the following link to create your account and to get your membership
- 970 Coaches who have experience coaching youth players will run all 12 of the practices.
- All age divisions will practice at the same time and place but will be separated by their divisions.
- Games will be held on Sundays
- Games will be played 3 v 3 so that players can more easily focus on the fundamentals
- There will be a 1 pass rule in effect before a player is allowed to shoot
- Goalies will not be allowed but something will be put into the goals to act as a "goalie"
- Goals will be 4x4 instead of the traditional 6x6
- Games will be played with 12 minute running halves and a 5 minute halftime
- There will be faceoffs at the start of the game and at the beginning of the 2nd half
- Parents who are interested in volunteering to help assist the 970 Coach during practices and games will be allowed to do so
- Parent Volunteers will help run drills during practices and run their team's sideline during games
- Interested in becoming a parent volunteer? Reach out to our Program Director, Josh, at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
- Since the League will be a 3v3 league, each team will have between 4 - 5 players
- Each team will be led by a parent volunteer during games
Price: $175 (After February 15 the price will be $200)
- Included in the price is 2, 1 hour, practices per week during the league (12 practices)
- 5 Game weekends consisting of 3 regular season game weekends, 1 playoff weekend and 1 championship weekend
- All players must have the following equipment in order to play in this League
- Shoulder Pads (must meet USA Lacrosse standards that go into effect January 1, 2022. Information here: https://970lax.com/equipment-guide-and-store/)
- Elbow Pads
- Protective Cup
- Mouth Guard
- All of this equipment and recommendations on what to buy can be found here: https://970lax.com/equipment-guide-and-store/
- All boys players will also need to purchase a Reversible Jersey (picture below) for $30 from 970 Lax (payment via Venmo upon receiving the jersey at practice)
- If your player already has a jersey or has ordered a jersey already, you will not need to purchase another jersey
- K/1st Grade
- 2nd Grade
- 3rd Grade