Lacrosse

    

 

LACROSSE PROGRAMS

 

3RD-4TH GRADE BOYS LACROSSE LEAGUE

March – May, 2018 (Exact Dates TBD) | $100, Zeeland Resident | $112, Non-Resident

This developmentally appropriate introduction to the game of lacrosse will focus on fundamentals and skill development. Zeeland will participate in the Lakeshore Lacrosse League. Practices are two times per week in the early evening (practice dates and locations TBD). Games will usually be on Saturday mornings and could take the team as far away as Muskegon and Rockford, depending on scheduling. A mandatory parent meeting is on Thursday, February 15 at 7pm @ Zeeland West High School in the cafeteria. All participants will receive a reversible pinnie/jersey. Required equipment includes a helmet, shoulder pads/chest protector, elbow pads, mouth guard, athletic cup, gloves and a stick (Crosse). Equipment can be purchased at Superior Sport Store, Dicks Sporting Goods, Dunhams or Total Athlete (which will also sell/buy used equipment). Program size is limited. Registration opens December 19. Registration closes February 2. 

  • Mandatory Parent Meeting: Thursday, February 15 at 7pm @ Zeeland West High School Cafeteria
  • Equipment Recommendations: TBD

 

5TH-6TH GRADE BOYS LACROSSE LEAGUE

February – May, 2018 (Exact Dates TBD) | $125, Zeeland Resident | $137, Non-Resident

Participants will learn all the fundamentals of the game. We participate in Lakeshore Lacrosse League, and the season consists of four weeks of pre-season conditioning, practice twice per week and games twice per week. Practices are two times per week in the early evening (practice dates and locations TBD), while games are on Mondays and Wednesdays at 5:30pm around the lakeshore area. The season wraps up with an end-of-season Lakeshore Conference Tournament. A mandatory parent meeting is on Thursday, February 15 at 7pm @ Zeeland West High School in the cafeteria. Required equipment includes a helmet, sports mouth guard, shoulder pads, arms pads, gloves, athletic cup, and an offensive lacrosse stick. Defensive sticks (long pole) & goalie gear w/stick will be provided for the players that play those positions. All participants will receive a reversible pinnie/jersey. Program size is limited. Registration opens December 19. Registration closes February 2. 

  • Mandatory Parent Meeting: Thursday, February 15 at 7pm @ Zeeland West High School Cafeteria
  • Equipment Recommendations: TBD

 

5TH-6TH GRADE GIRLS LACROSSE LEAGUE

March – May, 2018 (Exact Dates TBD) | $125, Zeeland Resident | $137, Non-Resident

Participants will learn all the fundamentals of the game. No experience in necessary. We participate in Southwest Michigan Recreation Lacrosse League, and the season consists of four weeks of pre-season conditioning, practice twice per week and games twice per week. Practices are two times per week in the early evening (practice dates and locations TBD). Games vary, but are usually on Mondays, Wednesdays, and/or Fridays. Ladies should expect to provide a girl’s lacrosse stick, cleats, goggles, mask, and mouth guard. Volunteer coaches will be needed to ensure the success of our program, so please consider volunteering when you register your child! Program size is limited. Registration opens December 19. Registration closes February 2.

  • Mandatory Parent Meeting: February, 2018. Exact date TBD.
  • Equipment Recommendations: TBD

*All 7th-8th grade lacrosse leagues are private clubs. Contact your local 7th-12th grade athletic department for more information.