The main focus of the 5th grade lacrosse team is the development of fundamentals and skills. The commitment and level of competition will increase from years past. Game like situations will look more like a high school competition with long poles, man up/man down, etc. Coaches will hold high expectations as they continue to build skills, field sense and competitiveness in their players.
DAYS AND DATES: Wednesday & Thursday 6pm-7:30pm at RIPP, Saturday 10am-11:30am at PRES
SEASON: APR 9 - JUN 3
GAMES: 5th graders will compete in approximately 10-12 games.
EQUIPMENT: Full equipment is required: lacrosse stick, helmet, arm pads, shoulder pads, gloves, athletic supporter, cleats, and mouthguard.
COACHES: Bob Baker, Jim Magidson, Gabe Gilligan
QUESTIONS: Stacey Hicks, Team Manager (
REGISTRATION: Please register online. Our website processes Electronic registration with secure credit card payment.
NOTE: ALL FLYL players need to be members of US Lacrosse in order to complete registration. US Lacrosse is the national governing body of lacrosse. It sets rules of play, offers coaches training, certifies our referees, explores best practices always with player development and safety as its primary focus and fosters a love of lacrosse and supports its growth.
You can become a member, or renew your membership at the link below.
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